First digital service for ECG prepaid power launched

25 August 2017

First digital service for ECG prepaid power launched

Cellulant, a multinational payments company has launched “Mula”, a payments platform that has revolutionised payments in Ghana by provided the first digital payments service for ECG prepaid.

Before the launch of Mula, ECG customers needed to visit an agent nearby their home to buy power credit. This experience proved difficult, and inconveniencing customers when power credit would run out sometimes in the middle of the night with no agent available to provide more credit. Mula has completely removed the need for the worry, stress and inconvenience by providing the ability to buy credit on their phone from any of their mobile money wallet.

“Today customers are mobile and are always looking for better ways to integrate their daily activities. With the launch of Mula we aim to provide a better way for customers in Ghana to make payments.,” says Mr. Albert Ngumba, Country Manager for Cellulant Ghana. “We aim to transform how customers make payments in this country, providing solutions that are relevant to our customer’s daily lives. Mula is a secure, simple and convenient alternative for customers to pay their bills from their phones.”

Mula was released to the public on Tuesday in Accra. Currently, customers can not only buy ECG prepaid power credit, but they can buy airtime from any of the networks, pay for DStv and GOtv subscriptions using their wallet of choice such as MTN Money, Tigo Cash and Airtel Money. Vodafone Cash will be available within the month.

Source: Business and Financial Times