Airtel has partnered with Jambo Pay and Nairobi City County to introduce a payment option for parking fees via the Airtel Money platform in a bid aimed at bringing convenience and simplicity to motorists in Nairobi.
To register for the service, Airtel Money customers will be required to dial *217# and follow the steps on the menu. Customers can alternatively download the Nairobi City County App on Google Play from an Android Mobile phone, or access through the internet via the Nairobi City web portal: https://epayments.nairobi.go.
Danson Muchemi, CEO Jambo Pay commented, “The convergence of our activities with Airtel Money will bring Nairobi motorists more comfort and flexibility, by allowing them to choose their preferred service provider, while making parking fees payment through Jambo Pay”.
In order to access this service, customers need to follow the below process;
STEP 1; CREATE PARKING WALLET
· Dial *217#
· Enter your first name
· Enter your second name
· Enter your ID Number
· Enter your year of birth
· Create Pin
· Confirm new pin
STEP2; TOPPING UP THE PARKING WALLET- Airtel
· Go to Airtel money on your phone.
· Select pay bill.
· Enter Business name 147147
· Account number; your phone number eg 0733123456
· Enter pin then send the money
The partnership with Jambo Pay follows recent partnership with the Kenya Airports Parking Services (KAPS) which enables Airtel customers pay for their parking fees quickly and conveniently using Airtel Money, skipping long queues at malls and parking-bay areas.