Send money from MTN Rwanda to Safaricom Kenya or MTN Uganda

Safaricom Kenya and MTN Rwanda have opened their networks to one another to enable M-PESA and MTN Mobile Money and M-PESA users send and receive money seamlessly between the two countries. This is following the recent opening up of mobile money remittances between MTN Uganda and MTN Rwanda subscribers. A such subscribers can send money from MTN Rwanda to subscribers in Kenya and Uganda.

MTN Mobile Money M-PESA - send money from MTN Rwanda

Here is how MTN Rwanda subscribers can use the service to remit cash to Uganda (MTN) or Kenya (Safaricom M-PESA):

  • To send money, dial *830# from their handsets and follow prompts.
  • To check the status of the transaction, dial *182# and go to Pending Approvals. Upon sending they will receive a confirmation message that the transaction has gone through.

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