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Western Union partners with African banks for easy cross-border transfers

Western Union is teaming up with major financial institutions (FIs) in Africa to make digital cross-border money transfers and bill payments faster and easier.

People using KCB Bank Kenya, the Diamond Trust Bank (DTB) and the Kenya Post Office Savings Bank (Postbank) can now use Western Union to send and receive funds right from their mobile banking apps. Customers have the option of having the funds sent directly to their bank accounts or to a Western Union agent location, depending on the country.

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