M-PESA

This chatbot lets you buy Safaricom airtime via M-PESA effortlessly using Facebook Messenger

We are living in interesting times, that has never been in doubt… but how cool is it to shift…

Safaricom’s M-Pesa gets GSMA Mobile Money Certification

Safaricom’s mobile money platform and service M-Pesa has become one of the first of its kind in the world…

How to: link your PayPal account with M-Pesa, withdraw money from PayPal to M-Pesa and top up your PayPal through M-Pesa

By now you must have heard that it is finally possible to officially transfer funds to and from PayPal…

What dominance? Everyone just needs to do better

At the start of the month, I tweeted this: When I was signing up, I only got 200 minutes to make calls, I think. Later on, I'd see guys getting microwaves and electric kettles just for signing up. Now, new guys get a whole month free. I'm not even hurt 😭. I shall revisit. pic.twitter.com/ohWsTfiJHd — The Unsullied (@echenze) March 2, 2018 True. When I was signing up for Safaricom’s home internet service…

A decade of mobile money in Kenya has ended up fueling e-commerce and other conveniences

Of the Android apps on my devices that trace their origin in Kenya or are developed by Kenyans, almost…

Upcoming update to Safaricom’s mobile app will see lots of exciting features included

Safaricom’s mobile application which goes by the mySafaricom name and is available on the two major mobile platforms, Android…

M-Shwari coming to mySafaricom app in early 2018

At least a month from now, in January 2018, M-Shwari users will be able to access the mobile loans…

How to get a year’s worth of movies and TV shows for just a tenth of the price

If you have been holding out on trying out some of the latest movies, television series, documentaries and more,…

Mobile internet, mobile money, e-commerce and more: We’ve come a long way

I was sitting at my favourite joint last night talking to some noisemakers about everything under the sun, from…

Why you should be using the Safaricom app when making M-PESA transactions

My life revolves around M-PESA, the mobile money service offered in Kenya by network operator Safaricom and around the…