– PRESS RELEASE –
– Nominated for ‘Best Digital Music Initiative’ and ‘Best Mobile Money Service’ –
Cape Town, South Africa – October 17, 2013: Mahindra Comviva, the global leader in providing mobile financial and VAS solutions, today announced that it has been nominated for the prestigious AfricaCom Awards. Mahindra Comviva has been shortlisted in the “Best digital music initiative” category for its Digital Music Library services and “Best mobile money service” for EcoCash, a mobile payment service offered by Econet and powered by its mobiquity® mMoney solution.
The AfricaCom awards are recognized as the premier accolade for service providers operating in Africa’s digital market. The winners will be announced at the AfricaCom 2013 show in Cape Town on November 13th.
Speaking on the occasion, Manoranjan Mohapatra, Chief Executive Officer, Mahindra Comviva said, “With early market maturity setting in Africa, service providers are looking to diversify their revenue streams. Digital entertainment and financial services are the critical sources of accelerated revenue growth. The nomination for digital music and mobile money services is a testimonial of our ability to deliver compelling and market relevant innovative solutions.”
Over the past year, Mahindra Comviva has emerged as one of the largest music aggregators in the African continent, having …