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In the spirit of the Swahili proverbial saying, ‘haba na haba hujaza kibaba’, the SaveApp group in partnership with the United Bank of Africa (UBA) and Octagon Africa have initiated a micro-savings platform that will see users have their change saved for future use.

During the launch of the micro saving platform known as Ukonga,[a Zulu word which means savings] at the Nairobi Serena Hotel on September 1 2021, Abdulaziz Mohammed Omar, the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Save App Group Limited said the conception of the idea was motivated by the Pan African agenda and ever-growing African population that perceives savings as an economic or scheduled task.

“Our main aim is to make savings impulse, whereby customers can save their money passively or impulsively,” he said.

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To make this a reality, the company …