For years we have been talking about Safaricom MPESA API (Application Programming Interface) and how it would be important if they open it up to Kenyan developers. It seems today my good people at Safaricom woke up on the right side and decided to do just that. Safaricom has just announced that they have opened up its M-PESA platform to the developers to come up with next-generation applications that will work with the most preferred mobile money solution.
“One of the advantages of the new M-PESA platform is the fact that it is easier to integrate with other financial platforms to offer more or improved services to our customers,” said Betty Mwangi, Director- Financial Services, Safaricom.
We will have more on this later….