Mobile-phone money transfer made easy

mpesa mobile money transfer

Since its inception in 2007 (Kenya) by Vodafone, M-PESA (M for mobile, pesa is Swahili for money) continues to lead the world in mobile money technology. It enables millions of people who have access to a mobile phone, but do not have or have only limited access to a bank account, to send and receive money, top-up airtime and make bill payments. Currently, M-PESA is available in ten countries including: Kenya, Tanzania, Fiji, South Africa, D.R. Congo, India, Mozambique, Egypt, Lesotho, and Romania

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