Vodafone's M-Pesa digital wallet hits 25 mln customers

Monday 25 April 2016 | 09:43 CET | News
Vodafone has announced that its M-Pesa mobile money transfer service has reached the milestone of 25 million customers across markets in Africa, Asia and Europe. The number of active customers of M-Pesa increased by 27.1 percent to 25.3 million in the year ended 31 march, said Vodafone, adding that the service was boosted by market launches in Albania and Ghana and supported by a network of more than 261,000 agents across 11 countries. Launched in 2007, M-Pesa has evolved beyond traditional money transfers to encompass savings and loans, payment of salaries and benefits, settlement of utility

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