TECH » How to Send Money by M-pesa to East Africa Countries at No Cost
Safaricom has made it possible for you to send funds from your M-Pesa Kenya to other East Africa countries at no extra cost apart from the forex exchange charges.
The person receiving the funds will get the money in their country’s currency.
With M-Pesa Global East Africa, you can send and receive money from Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi.
You can send funds to these countries by dialing *840# or using the mySafaricom app from Ksh. 101 to a maximum of Ksh. 150,000 at once.
See also: Safaricom Mpesa Agent Commission Rates
First, you will need to opt in for M-Pesa global service by dialing *840# from your M-Pesa registered line and then do the following:
See also: Send Money Anywhere Using M-Pesa to Western Union Service
To send money to Burundi, MTN Uganda, MTN Rwanda, and Vodacom Tanzania follow these steps:
To receive money in Kenya from Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi, the sender in these countries can dial the following codes and follow through with instructions on their mobile phones:
See also: How to Join and Use M-Pesa Pochi la Biashara