M-Pesa
2:50
Nov 24, 2020

M-Pesa joins United for Wildlife Financial Taskforce

First African Fintech platform to affiliate with organisation.
4:20
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.
1:50
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.
2:00

Data, M-Pesa boost financial results for Vodacom Tanzania

Operator says it has spent over TZS327.7-billion on local suppliers and partner companies.
2:00
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.
2:20

Lesotho revokes Vodacom’s operating licence

Regulator accuses company’s regional unit of failure to pay regulatory fees, penalties.
2:00

Vodacom Tanzania opens M-Pesa API to attract use cases

Operator describes it as another step to fuel innovation in Tanzania around Fintech and digital business
2:00
Sep 15, 2020

Safaricom eyes opportunity as more small businesses join M-Pesa

Number of businesses utilising the service has passed 200,000, according to the telecommunications services provider.
3:20
Sep 9, 2020

Vodafone commits US$28m to expand m-mama programme

M-Pesa, mobile tech-based ‘ambulance taxi’ initiative to be rolled out in Lesotho, among other Sub-Saharan regions.
5:40
Sep 8, 2020

COVID-19 drives African states into cashless societies

Cash may have traditionally been king, but the coronavirus pandemic is contributing to a faster pace of mobile money adoption across the continent.