BankTelco Wars: Why Nigerian Banks Cannot Do Without USSD Banking Service Offered By Telcos

In the game of finance, the banks become pawns and the fintech startups become stronger

When the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) recently released the “2019 Poverty and Inequality in Nigeria” report, which highlights that 40 percent of the total population, or almost 83 million people, live below the country’s poverty line of 137,430 nairas ($381.75) per year, so many people who were undeniably pro-Nigerians took to…