Jun 23, 2021

Safaricom launches M-Pesa Super App

Company sees this as a pre-cursor to more widespread uptake of the product across the continent.
May 24, 2021

Vodacom Tanzania links voice recognition with M-Pesa

Company has launched SautiPass which is based on the use of voice as a password for customer authentication.
May 18, 2021

Surge in remittances as Africa’s battle with COVID-19 continues

There are now more digital channels offering remittance delivery straight into bank and mobile wallet accounts.

Vodacom Tanzania preps to pay out M-Pesa customers

Mobile operator announces dividend payment to subscribers of the service over the past year.
Nov 24, 2020

M-Pesa joins United for Wildlife Financial Taskforce

First African Fintech platform to affiliate with organisation.
Nov 16, 2020

Data boom carries Vodacom in half-year results

The telco posts blowout half-year results, buoyed by double-digit data usage growth and higher customer demand for smart devices due to the lockdown.
Nov 9, 2020

M-Pesa takes a hit from zero-rated mobile money payments

Safaricom reports a 14.5% YoY decline in M-Pesa revenue for half-year 2020/21 period.

Data, M-Pesa boost financial results for Vodacom Tanzania

Operator says it has spent over TZS327.7-billion on local suppliers and partner companies.
Oct 15, 2020

Partnership adds torque to Tanzania’s mobile payment ecosystem

Vodacom Tanzania, Oryx Oil Tanzania have partnered to facilitate fuel payment via M-Pesa.

Lesotho revokes Vodacom’s operating licence

Regulator accuses company’s regional unit of failure to pay regulatory fees, penalties.