Business news for
leaders in African fintech

The Decode Fintech newsletter is a weekly email summary of curated news and original commentary about the who, what, when, why, and how of what’s happening in African fintech.

There’re fascinating things happening at the intersection of code and money in Africa

We know this at Paystack because we process over 25% of all online transactions in Africa’s largest market, and every day, we speak with hundreds of the most interesting startups, bankers, and regulators who're rebuilding the fundamental financial infrastructure of the continent.

Fintech in Africa is evolving quickly, and it's changing the very nature of how business happens on the continent. The Decode Fintech newsletter helps you keep up with what's going on. We share original commentary and industry news to your email inbox - curated for importance and relevance - every Wednesday at 10 am
GMT + 1.

Meet your editor

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Bolaji Akande 🔥

a.k.a Van Damme

Bolaji Akande is a Product Specialist and Key Account Manager at Paystack, where he serves as the primary liaison between Paystack and some of our largest merchants across numerous industries.

When he isn’t lifting weights, we honestly have NO idea what he gets up to. It’s a complete mystery. Honestly if you have any idea how this man spends his nights and weekends PLEASE give us a call and tell us because at this point we're really worried.

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