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Vodacom Tanzania expands remittances in East Africa

Friday 17 September 2021 | 10:03 CET | News
Vodacom Tanzania has begun a second phase of its International Money Remittance expansion scheme through the "Dunia Kijiji, Afrika Mashariki ni Yako" campaign. This enables direct transfers from M-Pesa to any bank account in the East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, Burundi and Rwanda and also to other mobile money wallets. The campaign aims to inform the public about the new facility and encourage early adoption by Tanzanian merchants.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / MTN / Safaricom / Vodacom Tanzania
Countries: Tanzania, United Republic of
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