Chipper Cash in new deal with AS Roma. This follows the announcement of Spice Diana as Ambassador for their company dubbed Chipper Cash. This was done a month back. Now today, Chipper Cash the first platform of its kind to offer instant cross-border mobile money transfers in Africa announced their partnership with AS Roma an Italian Club in Seria A.
“We are delighted to welcome Chipper into the AS Roma family,” said Giorgio Brambilla, Commercial Director at AS Roma. “We have been greatly impressed by what Chipper has already achieved with 3 million users on their app in such a short space of time. With their technology and financial solutions and their ambitious plans for the future, we are excited to be a part of their journey.”
“Welcoming a new family on board @chippercashapp_ug is the only app that enables you to send and receive money across Africa, freely, fast and easy. Download the app on Google Play and the App Store,” Spice Diana said.
“Am happy to be part of the team, and I love giving back to the community. She also added saying they will be moving around the country as they giving different items to the two grassroots programs in communities facing disadvantages in the country as they identify talent too.
“One of the things that can change the life of Ugandans is football. Football is not only a game but it is life, so it gives me great joy to see that we are kicking off and give back to the charity,” Spice added.
Chipper Cash is the largest mobile cross border money transfer platform in Africa. Users can send and receive money free across 7 African markets; Uganda, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, South Africa, and Tanzania. The sender loads money on their Chipper Cash wallet using any partner telecoms like MTN, Airtel, Safaricom, etc at no cost, they send it to the other party at no cost. The receiver will then pull the money from the app to their wallet at no cost and withdraw from any telecom at the rates charged by that telecom.
Uganda users can send and receive from MTN to Airtel and vice versa without any charges as well. They will only incur a charge when withdrawing which is the standard mobile money charge by their telecom of choice. You can also buy airtime at a 2% discount for all telecoms in Uganda and major telecoms in the other 6 African markets.
The app currently has over 1 million downloads and is available for Android and iOS.