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Ethio Telecom and Information Network Security Administration sign agreement
“Accessible” integrated payment information system is a rich application in Information Network Security Management; Allows users of the app to pay service charges, taxes, rents and penalties at their convenience and location.
Today’s agreement also connects the app to Tele Birr and allows you to pay Tele Tele for water service.
The service will be implemented in Bahir Dar, Dessie, Arba Minch, Kombolcha, Injibara, Finote Selam cities and Harari region.
This will enable water service providers to collect their customers’ monthly bills by means of an “access” application.
This has been shown to be a major factor in increasing the demand for digital payment in the community, reducing cash transactions and facilitating the easy access to business information.
Ethio-Telecom CEO Frehwot Tamiru on the occasion said the company is undertaking various activities to realize digital Ethiopia.
He said customers of the telecoms and telecoms in the seven cities could easily save their time and money and pay their bills.
Realizing digital Ethiopia is not a short-term process but a process, she said, adding that today’s agreement is part of the effort.
Dr. Shumete Gizaw, Director General of Information Network Security Administration, said the institute is primarily responsible for safeguarding Ethiopia’s digital and cyber sovereignty.
He said the company will work with the relevant institutions to reach out to the citizens by participating in the technological breakthroughs.
He said the realization of digital Ethiopia is the result of the sum of many things, adding that the institution will contribute its share in this regard.
He said the ‘developed’ payment application developed by the institute can enable any payment system in Ethiopia.
He also said that the implementation of Ethio-Telecom Tele-Birr service is playing a key role in creating a new lifestyle for many Ethiopians and expanding digital financial services.
The company has already implemented telecoms with a number of service providers, providing more than 19 million customers in a short period of time.