M-Pesa

Total 15 Posts

M-PESA has achieved a key milestone in Kenya

The number of businesses in Kenya using Safaricom’s popular Lipa na M-PESA service has now crossed the 200,000 mark according to the company.

Safaricom and Vodacom have bought M-Pesa from Vodafone

Vodafone Group has concluded the sale of M-Pesa to Vodacom Group and Safaricom. Before the conclusion of this deal, Safaricom paid Vodafone in the UK royalties and license fees for using M-Pesa.

Mobile money could get a second revolution in Kenya

The adoption of mobile money for small payments should be a game-changer in the long run. While mobile money is thriving in Kenya, it majorly works as a means of sending money, but not efficient for paying small amounts of money due to associated costs.

Vodacom hosts Mobile Money Policy Forum 2019 in Tanzania

Vodacom's Mobile Money Policy Forum 2019 event brought together representatives from mobile network operators and a cross section of sectors including Telecommunication, financial service providers, banking, and regulators.

A few ways Safaricom can protect M-Pesa users

During October 2019, Safaricom announced a new strategy as it turned nineteen, promising to be simple, honest and transparent across all its products and operations. Perhaps, M-PESA customer challenges are the perfect place that they can start applying that new ethos.

How fraudsters "hack" M-PESA in Kenya

How fraudsters trick people into sending them their M-PESA money.

M-PESA's growth and challenges in Kenya

How M-PESA changed how Kenyans transact and some of the challenges it continues to experience.