Two Companies Approved To Run South Sudan’s First Mobile Money Platform, m-Gurush
By Francis Muli
South Sudan has launched its first mobile phone-based money transfer service, m-Gurush.
m-Gurush is a short form for mobile-Gurush, where gurush is the Arabic name for money.
Theventure is a joint partnership between South Sudan’s Trinity Technologies Limited, a local tech firm, and Zain Telcoms South Sudan.
“The platform provides consumers with a robust offering of products that cuts across, Service Payments, Airtime top up and money transfer services.” said Mr Joseph Arinaitwe, Trinity Technologies Vice President.
Photo courtesy of Simon Berry.