Max Com Africa Limited has unveiled a new payment platform called that will facilitate payments for bills such as tax payment to TRA, banking transactions and Luku television decoders.Along with the ease of payments it is expected that the new platform will create 200 000 jobs for Tanzanians by next year reports Daily News Tanzania.
Addressing reporters in Dar es Salaam Max Com’s head of Commercial Department, Deogratius Lazari said the service would be available after the installation of Smart Wakala application from Google play or Max Malipo website.
He added that the service can be accessed by anyone with a smartphone where they can become agents and earn commissions on transactions.
“The aim is to provide a reliable product suiting the unique customer requirements that promise satisfaction at higher levels, offering a flexible platform that allows a broad range of specialty businesses with unique operating requirements to increase efficiency,” he said “The service will reach many Tanzanians including small business person with small capitals who are not able to own max Malipo machines.
“Retailers will be known as Smart Wakala and they will be able t work at any of their availability, as the system is movable due to the fact that everything will be done by mobile phone or tablets,” he explained.