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M-Pesa Partners with TRA in Road License Payment Deal

Vehicle owners in Tanzania are now set to pay for their car’s road licenses through M-Pesa following a partnership between Vodacom Tanzania and Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) to make use Read More →

Sony Entertainment Network Launches Mobile Operator Billing in the UK

Sony Network Entertainment and Sony Computer Entertainment unveiled a new feature that enables users in the United Kingdom to top up their account wallet to obtain content from PlayStation®Store and Read More →

SnapScan Wins Top prize at MTN Business App of the Year Awards 2013

Mobile payments app SnapScan was voted 'App of the Year' at the annual MTN Business App of the Year Awards in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg. The 8-month old start-up from Stellenbosch managed to Read More →

EcoCash to Treble Remittances to Zimbabwe

The volume of remittances coming into Zimbabwe could easily be trebled if the process of sending money is put on Econet Wireless’ EcoCash platform. After nearly nine months of development, Econet Read More →

Kenya Airways launches MTN Mobile Money for Air Tickets

Kenya Airways, the pride of Africa,  and Uganda’s  leading Mobile Money  service provider, MTN Uganda have partnered to launch  a service that allows customers to pay for Kenya Airways tickets Read More →

Safaricom Introduces Service to Pay Rent Through M-Pesa

M-PESA, the flagship brand of the leading integrated communications service provider Safaricom Limited, has introduced a new rent collection and payment service dubbed Lipa Kodi na M-PESA. Under the new scheme, Read More →

Kenya’s Prepaid Electricity Users Prefer Paying with Mobile Money

More than 70% of prepaid electricity users prefer to use their mobile phones to buy electricity tokens than any other outlet, a survey conducted by Kenya Power has revealed. M-Pesa is Read More →

US Bill Payments – Western Union Releases Bill Payments Money Mindset Index

The Western Union Company, released the latest findings from the Western Union Bill Payments Money Mindset Index. The survey of U.S. consumers reveals mobile device ownership and usage are changing consumers’ Read More →

US-based SecureBuy Upgrades 3D Secure MPI (Merchant Plug In) Offering

SecureBuy has announced a critical upgrade to their complete end to end eCommerce and Mobile payment fraud solution that allows merchants to process orders from blacklists with all reward and Read More →

State Law Office of Kenya Partners with Safaricom for Mobile Payments

The State Law Office of Kenya has entered into a partnership with Safaricom to automate some of its services. The KSh 14 million contract will see Safriacom providing it's M-Pesa platform Read More →
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