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Send money to Africa

Need to send money to Africa? Online or in-store, choose the best way to quickly and reliably transfer money to more than 45,000 Western Union agent locations1 throughout the continent.

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Transfer money to
Africa on the go

Send money virtually, check transfer fees and exchange rates3 in advance, track your money transfer and save time on repeat money transfers with the Western Union® app.

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Send money to Africa at WU.com

Transfer money quickly and reliably.

Send from any device 24/7.

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Send cash to Africa

Send money from more than 300 agent locations1 in Switzerland.

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Send money to Africa

Pay with your credit card, bank transfer or in cash.

Send money online, from your phone, or at our agent locations.

Transfer money fast to more than 45,000 locations1 in Africa.

145+ years of experience in moving money.

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Save on transfer fees with the My WUSM program.

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Collect My WUSM points with every money transfer and earn great rewards.

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1Agent location count valid as of Agent location count valid as of 30 June 2020.

2Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, Agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional Restrictions may apply. See terms for details.

3Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees, foreign exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.

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