The Star (Nairobi)

7 February 2013

Kenya: New Mpesa Fees to Apply Tomorrow

MPesa users will from tomorrow pay more to send and withdraw money.The tarriffs were adjusted after a new government tax was imposed on mobile service providers,banks and money transfer agencies.

Transactions above 100 shillings will go up by ten percent. The government is seeking to raise almost 4.5 billion shillings from the new taxes.

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