Safaricom, Western Union partner to allow free M-Pesa remittances

Safaricom and Western Union have partnered for a promotional deal that allows Western Union users in Europe to send money to Kenyan M-Pesa accounts for free until the end of 2013.

Europe-based users sending money via Western Union should use promotional code SAF2013, in order to not incur any fees on their money transfer.The offer has been launched in a bid to facilitate inter-continental money transfers in the run up to and during the Christmas festive season.

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