Tag: M-PESA

M-PESA Africa Celebrates 50 Million Active Customers

M-PESA, mobile money transfer platform has reached 50 million monthly active customers strengthening its position as Africa’s largest fintech.  Launched more than 14 years ago in Kenya, M-PESA is today available in Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, DRC, Lesotho, Ghana and Egypt. The milestone comes just 18 months after Safaricom and Vodacom launched the M-PESA ...

Safaricom announces disruption of M-pesa services

Safaricom has this evening announced another M-Pesa service interruption that will start from 2359hrs to 0500 hrs in routine maintenance of their systems. The disruptions will affect all M-Pesa services including airtime purchase. “In this regard, our M-Pesa services shall be undergoing planned maintenance tonight Thursday 2nd of July 2020, ...

Safaricom announces five hours of M-Pesa outage

Safaricom has announced a five-hour M-Pesa services outage tomorrow June 18th as from 0000hours to 0500ahours in routine maintenance. The M-Pesa services under maintenance include all M-Pesa services including airtime purchase. “Our M-Pesa services shall be undergoing planned maintenance on the morning of Thursday 18th June 2020, between 0000 hrs ...

PayPal, Safaricom and TransferTo launch 48hr M-PESA to PayPal money transfers & withdrawals

PayPal and Safaricom have announced a collaboration that will see users in Kenya deposit and withdraw between their M-PESA and PayPal accounts seamlessly in a move expected to take on Equity Bank-PayPal withdrawal only service. According to Joseph Ogutu, Director of Strategy, Safaricom, “M-PESA’s cooperation with PayPal will open up global market places and ...

How to get Showmax for a year for only Ksh 1,000

All it takes is a simple hacking of the Safaricom Ksh250 deal. Showmax, a subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) platform run by South Africa’s giant firm Naspers, offers subscribers the opportunity to get three months of the service for only Ksh250. That’s significantly cheaper than any competitors in the SVOD space, including ...

Benefits of transitioning from cash to digital payments

United Nations-based Better Than Cash Alliance releases a report showing  the importance of digital payment and why governments and companies need to ditch the cash-dominant economy and embrace digitization of payments. The new report comes just as McKinsey Global Institute released projections that digital finance could lead to a $3.7 trillion GDP boost by 2025, ...

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