Safaricom’s M-Pesa Now Runs on Huawei’s Mobile Money Platform

Friday, May 8, 2015

Chinese networking and telecommunications equipment and services company, Huawei has announced that its Mobile Money Platform is now supporting the M-PESA service for Safaricom.

According to a press statement obtained by TechCabal, Hauwei migrated all 12.8 million active M-PESA subscribers overnight and will facilitate Safaricom rapidly improving functionality for users across the country.

“We are delighted to announce the migration of M-PESA to Safaricom in Kenya is now complete. Over the last three years we have built a strong partnership with Vodafone, and building on the success of the Safaricom migration, we will work together to expand the service in other markets.” Huawei’s Programme Manager, Owen Thomas said.

Source: TechCabal (link opens in a new window)

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