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What is mySafaricom App

MySafaricom App is a Safaricom Limited application that offers its customers a convenient self service channel to manage their account and interact Customer care. The application that is available on Android and iOS allows mobile subscribers to access the following services -: Show Account Balances; Airtime, Data, SMS Topup: Recharge with a Voucher Bonga Services; […]

Safaricom launches Self Service App on Android and iOS

Safaricom, a leading communications company in Kenya has launched a personalised self care application for its mobile subscribers to be available on Android and iOS. The application that is dubbed mySafaricom takes the company a mile ahead of its competitors when it comes to customer service. For mobile subscribers, the application is a handy tool […]


How to install the mySafaricom Android App

MySafaricom App is a Safaricom Limited application that offers its customers a convenient self service channel to manage their account and interact Customer care 1. Find the Play Store icon on your phone’s home screen or the Apps page . Tap it. 2. Tap the magnifying glass on the top-right, type in the name mySafaricom […]

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M-Pesa fails in South Africa

Vodacom will discontinue its M-Pesa product in South Africa with effect from 30 June 2016. Speaking about the decision, Shameel Joosub, Vodacom Chief Executive Officer, says: “Vodacom’s decision is based on the fact that the business sustainability of M-Pesa is predicated on achieving a critical mass of users. Based on our revised projections and high […]

Hacktivists target Central Bank of Kenya Website

Over the weekend, hacktivists conducted distributed denial-of-service DDoS attacks on the websites of four International banks including the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK). The other banks include National Bank of Panama, Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Maldives Monetary Authority. According to Hacknews, hacktivists only referred to as Anonymous and Ghost Squad began conducting […]


How to Deposit Money to ABC Bank Kenya via Mpesa

ABC Bank’s Lipa na M-Pesa paybill number is 111777.  The Procedure for depositing money via M-Pesa to your ABC Bank account is as follows Go to M-Pesa menu on your phone, select “Lipa na M-Pesa” Select “Paybill” Select “Enter business no.” and enter the 111777 as the ABC Bank business no (Paybill Number) and press “OK” Enter the  account number (customers […]

Barclays sells 103.6 MILLION Barclays Africa ordinary shares

Barclays has sold 103,592,491 ordinary shares in the capital of Barclays Africa (representing 12.2% of Barclays Africa’s issued share capital) at a price of ZAR 126 per share through an accelerated bookbuild placing (the “Placing”), raising aggregate gross sale proceeds of approximately ZAR 13,053 million (£603 million)1 . Upon settlement, the Placing is expected to […]

World’s top business schools visit Nairobi

Nairobi will be host to the World’s top business schools as they seek to attract MBA applicants on Monday, 9th May 2016. Dubbed the QS World MBA Tour, the event will happen on Monday, 9th May 2016 at the Southern Sun Mayfair, Nairobi. Some of the prestigious business schools expected to attend the event include […]

Barclays Africa Appoints New Tanzanian Head

Barclays Bank of Tanzania has today announced the appointment of Abdi Mohamed as the new Managing Director, effective April 2016. Mr. Mohamed will be taking over from Kihara Maina, who after serving in the role since 2009 will now be pursuing other opportunities outside the Barclays Africa Group. Until now, Mr. Mohamed has been Chief […]