How To send Money To Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda Via M-pesa

How To Send Money To Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda Via M-Pesa

Sending money to East African Countries has been made easier and faster by the leading          network provider Safaricom. Citizens living in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda can now transact easily via  M-pesa. Below are processes on how to send money to the above mentioned countries:

1.How To Send Money To Vodacom Tanzania

To send money to Tanzania the sender does the following;

  • Dial *840#
  • Enter your Bonga PIN ( you will be needed to set if you don’t have one).
  • Select Send Money
  • Enter the phone number of the recipient in the format 256XXXXXXXXX
  • Enter amount, M-PESA PIN and confirm the transaction.

 

2.How To Send Money To  MTN Uganda

To send money to Ugandan network MTN the following procedure is followed;

  • Dial *840#
  • Select Send Money
  • Enter the phone number of the recipient in the format 256XXXXXXXXX
  • Enter amount, M-PESA PIN and confirm the transaction.

 

3.How To Send Money To MTN Rwanda

To send money to Rwanda  MTN the sender observes the following procedure;

  • Dial *840#
  • Enter your Bonga PIN (or set up if you don’t have one).
  • Select Send Money
  • Enter the phone number of the recipient in the format 250XXXXXXXXX i.e include country code.
  • Enter amount, M-PESA PIN and confirm the transaction.

The table below shows the cost for each set of transactions:

Transaction Amount                                           Cost in Ksh.

Min   (Ksh) Max  (Ksh)  Cost   (Ksh)
100  999   22
1000   2,499   33
2,500   4,999   35
5,000   9,999   83
10,000   34,999   110
35,000   49,999   198
50,000   70,000   220