Press Release 09.01.2014
YooMee Africa launches PayPal services in Cameroon and Ivory Coast!
YooMee accepts all bankcards: VISA, Mastercard, American Express
On Friday, January 9th, 2015, YooMee Africa, a high-speed mobile internet provider, launched a new service: recharging via PayPal (www.paypal.com)! With the YooMee – PayPal partnership, online payments finally become reality in the region.
Consumers of YooMee services can use their bankcards, VISA, Mastercard or American Express, to pay for YooMee services.
YooMee strengthens its leading position in Cameroon and Ivory Coast by offering an innovative service ensuring its customers can recharge 24/7, without leaving home or the office.
PayPal, a global leader in simple, secure and instant online payments, is now available to Ivoirians and Cameroonians with YooMee. This service enables all YooMee subscribers to recharge their credit even when outside the country.
Emmanuel Forson, Chief Marketing and Sales Officer of YooMee Group, announced, "to use PayPal, the YooMee subscriber simply needs to create a PayPal account and have a bankcard. We are proud to have againcontributed to innovative regional development. Our local teams made the development of this application possible."
YooMee Africa answers the needs of its customers and continues to be an innovator in the region.Today, consumers are free to choose the method of payment they wish: Physical refills, electronic recharges and now via PayPal.
PayPal offers a service ideal for small companies, online shops, individual consumers and others for whom traditional payment mechanisms are not sufficient.
This additional service is an important asset that enables YooMee customers to always be connected and benefit from YooMee’s high-speed mobile broadband internet connection!
Dov Bar-Gera, YooMee Africa CEO added: “the introduction of PayPal service for our customers in sub-Saharan Africa is a clear continuation of our strategy to empower our subscribers and to reduce the digital divide.”
YooMee Africa is a broadband operator based in Zurich, Switzerland, offering wireless mobile internet connectivity with outstanding quality in sub-Saharan Africa. YooMee currently operates in Cameroon and Ivory Coast.