M-Pesa launches M-Pesa Rallonge in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Vodacash is launching its new service M-Pesa Rallonge in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to allow customers access to financial assistance from their phones.

M-Pesa Rallonge is a new service dedicated to M-Pesa users with zero or insufficient balances. Users will be able to take advantage of the new service to get an instant overdraft and top up their balance to make a transaction, such as; sending money without withdrawal feels, purchasing credit, purchasing packages, purchasing products, subscription services and more.

Hashim Mukudi, Managing Director of Vodacash said: “M-Pesa continues to provide the DRC with the solutions that can benefit the population and promote digital and financial inclusion. Together we can drive economic development and provide services to those in dire need of access to financial services in rural and remote areas.”

Customers with an active premium account who make regular transactions via M-Pesa will be eligible for the offer.