The mobile money revolution: M-Pesa

Ben & Alex
Jun 15, 2018 · 5 min read

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How to explain such a success: Safaricom’s firepower

Safaricom is also pursuing a very aggressive advertising campaign across Kenya

How to explain such a success: a real need from the population

Later developments




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We are traveling from Nairobi to Cape Town to meet social and tech innovators on the ground. The goal is to picture the underlying drivers of development.

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