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The conference themed, ‘’Mobile Money in Nigeria: Challenges, Opportunities and Threats’’ will feature seasoned experts from the banking and telecoms sectors to proffer solutions to the challenges and opportunities in the use of mobile money payment solution.
“Mobile money in other parts of the world has become widely accepted, especially in Kenya led by Safaricom, the country’s largest mobile-network operator which provides platform for mobile phones transactions without any need to handle cash.
“The conference will address the challenges that are affecting the effective use of the platform in Nigeria and also provide extensive discussion to find lasting solution to better ways of using mobile money in the country’’, he said.
The conference, 4th in the series is the effort of BJAN to galvanize professional excellence in brand reporting, has since 2013 organised annual conferences to stimulate industry discussions on national issues. The theme for its maiden edition was “Repositioning Centenary Brands to Align with Modern Realities” was held in Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital.
While in 2014, the theme dwelled on “Tourism Marketing as Catalyst for Economic Development” was held in Oshogbo, Osun State and the last edition in 2015 had “Challenges and Prospects of Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, in Nigeria- the Roles of Organisations, Government and the Media”, held in Ibadan, Oyo State.