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Sakhumzi Mbilini

Sakhumzi Mbilini is a research analyst at Cenfri and joined the team in August 2019. He is currently a part of the remittances team, which focuses on reducing remittance costs and improving remittance flows. His research to date has included providing technical assistance to remittance service providers and analysing key performance indicators for improving insurance development.

Before joining Cenfri he worked as an Intern at BSG where he gained experience in business analysis.

  • MA in Socio-Informatics, Stellenbosch University
  • Honours in Information Systems, Rhodes University

Recent Content
Is there a case for for-purpose remittances?
This report reveals the findings from our qualitative and quantitative research with remittance senders who l...
An analysis of ID proxy initiatives across the globe
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Diagnostic study of the Zambian payments system
This diagnostic study explores Zambia’s payments landscape and provides insight and key learnings as Zambi...
What do we really know about digital solutions catalysing agribusiness in Africa for women?
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The importance of indicators in combatting illicit financial flows
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Reaching for the future, searching for a vision for Africa’s digital economy
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