Safaricom says banknote scanner roll-out runs to plan

Monday 10 June 2019 | 14:10 CET | News
Kenyan operator Safaricom says its drive to provide its agents with currency scanners to identify fake money will not be affected by the launch of new banknotes by the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) more than a week ago, reports Business Day. Safaricom Chief Corporate Security Officer Nicholas Mulila told Business Daily that the telecom firm had already factored in the changes following a heads-up from the banking regulator in 2018. Even so, Mulila said Safaricom is monitoring the current batch to see if there may be a need for re-configuration. 

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Companies: Safaricom
Countries: Kenya
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