Network International Holding acquires online commerce platform DPO Group

AFRICA – DPO Group (DPO), online commerce platform, has announced that it is being acquired by Network International Holdings plc, a provider of technology-enabled payments solutions to merchants and financial institutions across the Middle East and Africa (MEA). Network International will now take full control of DPO Group in what the two are calling a landmark deal for the African payments space. DPO group, which is currently operating across 19 African will, however, continue to operate under the same brand. “This deal represents a significant milestone for the pan-African payments…

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Mastercard and DPO Group partner to grow African businesses online

KENYA – DPO Group, a payment and billing platform, has launched an e-commerce store powered by Mastercard’s payments gateway technology, to enable merchants across Africa to swiftly move their businesses online and continue to trade with their customers.  Dubbed DPO Store, the end to end e-commerce solution is available in the 19 countries in which DPO operates.  Initially targeted at essential services such as supermarkets, food stores, pharmacies and chemists, merchants are provided with a free website and an integrated digital payments function which is fully connected to the DPO and Mastercard…

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