Africans Have The Best Solutions For Africans: Currency Exchange At Its Best.

Finance May 30 2022

By: Tobi Abiodun


Over $5 trillion is traded daily in the forex market. Merchandise trade, economic growth, capital flows, inflation and interest rates, all depend on how certain currencies do in the forex market. 


Sending money across borders has become a minute on minute occurrence globally. And as the world gets increasingly smaller, businesses, families, individuals, etc., that rely on cross border transactions, constantly seek easier and more convenient ways to send money to their partners and loved ones across the world. 


Many of us “currency exchangers” face a lot of challenges in the hands of banks, brokers and bureau-de-change operators (BDCs) ranging from; incessant delays, to sometimes fake currencies, to the inconveniences that come with exchanging currencies, and the list goes on.


In a recent study showing the Global Innovation Index of 132 economies, African countries ranked bottom ten. However, while recognizing the challenges above, Africans have proven that they are the best solution providers to problems in Africa. There’s an effective solution that eradicates the difficulties surrounding currency exchange. A solution created for Africa, by Africans - Kyshi Express. 


Africans living in the UK can now send money to over 20 African countries in their native currencies, in real-time, within minutes and conveniently. Here is how they can do this using the following these steps;


  1. Download the Kyshi app

  2. Complete your onboarding and click send

  3. Proceed to click Express

  4. Select the destination country and proceed 

  5. This action takes you to another point where you can either select to use send by bank or via mobile money 


For African countries where mobile money is not available, they can use the send by bank method.


For Send by Bank;

  1. After clicking send by bank you can see your balance in your GBP wallet

  2. Select your country of choice

  3. Click on continue

  4. You can either create a new beneficiary in a few steps or select a pre-saved one that you have created

  5. Having followed all the prior steps, click on send and your money is good to go


For Mobile Money;

  1. Once you click on mobile money, you can see your balance in your GBP wallet

  2. Select your country of choice

  3. Click on continue

  4. You can either create a new mobile money number to send to or select from a pre-saved one

  5. Having followed all the prior steps, click on send. Your money is sent expressly in real-time


Kyshi’s currency exchange solutions make sending, swapping and receiving currency across borders seamless for Africans. It’s a timely currency exchange solution for Africans by Africans.


Download the Kyshi app now and inform your loved ones in the UK that they can now send money to you in; Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Congo Brazzaville, Congo DR, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, and Togo. You can also send and swap money to and from the UK and Nigeria with Kyshi!


Follow Kyshi on Social Media to stay updated on the latest news and product features that would benefit you.


InstagramTwitter, and Linkedin  

You may be interested in these blogs
How Kyshi Won The Google Black Founders Fund Cohort 2022
Kyshi September 06 2022
How Kyshi Won The Google Black Founders Fund Cohort 2022

Over 4000 startups applied for the second cohort of the Google for Startups Black Founders Fund. Kyshi emerged as one of 60 beneficiaries. We are thrilled to have come this far as a company and family ...

Kyshi Team

Resumption Tips For Students
Finance September 01 2022
Resumption Tips For Students

School resumption can be hectic and demanding. This is why students need to prepare as early as possible to avoid last minute rush and bottle necks. We have put together a few tips that could help;1. ...

Kyshi Team

17 Simple And Practical Habits Of People Who Are Never Broke– A Must Read
Finance September 01 2022
17 Simple And Practical Habits Of People Who Are Never Broke– A Must Read

A financially broke person is someone who lives from paycheck to paycheck, with debts staring from every angle. Most often than not, this person can purchase a £35,000 house because they can pay in i ...

Kyshi Team