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CellTrust Signs Agreement with Maxim-Pro Ltd. to Provide SecureSMS for the Next Generation Secure Mobile Banking and Payment in Africa

CellTrust of Africa Delivers SecureSMS™ Appliance to one of Nigeria's Leading Banking Platform Providers, Meeting the Central Bank of Nigeria's New Security Requirements

Scottsdale, Arizona, USA and Abuja, Nigeria - January 19, 2010 - CellTrust of Africa, the leading supplier of secure mobile messaging and applications (www.CellTrust.com), has provided Maxim-Pro Ltd. (www.maxisoftsolutions.com) with a Secure Enterprise Messaging solution to secure and mobile enable their successful banking platform while meeting the new requirements of the Central Bank of Nigeria.

“Maxim-Pro has partnered with CellTrust to extend secure mobile banking and payment services to Nigeria's under and un-banked population through their extensive customer base across the financial services sector. An average of 100,000 subscribers are expected in the first six months of operation for the new Secure SMS/Text Mobile Banking program launched via CellTrust's Global SecureSMS Gateway. Fraud reduction and fewer demands being made on call centers for IVR authentication are also part of the revenue equation at Maxim-Pro.”

“We are pleased to provide Maxim-Pro with the latest secure mobile messaging solution to secure and mobile enable their successful banking platform,” commented Samuel Ucheaga, Managing Director, CellTrust Africa.

CellTrust SecureSMS™ Appliance was selected winner of 2009 Best Enterprise Enabler Application for the RCR Ecosystem Awards. In 2008 CellTrust Secure SMS won the Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award and was voted Best Messaging Security Solution by the Info Security Products Guide's Tomorrow Technology Today Award. SecureSMS was accredited as a finalist for the Third Annual CTIA Emerging Technology Award, and was named the winner of three Mobile Star Awards, and the prestigious Mobile Marketing Association 2008 Global Relationship Building Award.

About CellTrust Corporation
CellTrust (www.celltrust.com) is a leading provider of mobile software for the secure and trusted exchange of information on mobile devices. CellTrust's patent pending Secure Mobile Information Management Gateway™ featuring Secure SMS and a suite of mobile applications provide advanced mobile messaging and marketing solutions to customers and resellers in the financial services, advertising, marketing, education, travel and hospitality, technology, and government sectors, among other global industries. For more information, visit www.celltrust.com

About Maxim-Pro
Maxim-Pro is a leading provider of banking software and financial services. Maxim-Pro's banking application suite supports banks, microfinance institutions, OFID (Opec Fund for International Development), insurance companies, hospitals, schools and other organizations with financial service requirements throughout Nigeria and the African region. For more information about Maxim-Pro:www.maxisoftsolutions.com

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