Tag Archives: Safaricom MPesa

Kenya to amend Gaming Bill through Safaricom M-Pesa

The 2019 Gaming Bill has been revised by the Kenyas National Assembly to include mobile money services as an accepted form of payment by gaming operators. Previously, the bill explicitly listed credit/debit cards, electronic bank transfers as permitted modes of payments, banning mobile money and cash transactions. The new decision is further showcasing the popularity [...]

Safaricom customers to use M-Pesa for Ali Express purchases

Ali Express customers in Kenya can now pay for goods using M-Pesa following a partnership deal with Safaricom and Ant financial, the world’s largest fintech service provider. The partnership between the two platforms comes five months later after Safaricom announced its M-Pesa global initiative. Shoppers will also have the option of using their post office [...]