Sending money to Tanzania. Go to M–PESA and select Lipa Na M–PESA. Select Pay Bill and enter business number 255255. Under account number, enter the Tanzania recipient’s mobile number in the format 2557XXXXXXXX. Enter amount you wish to send in Ksh. Enter your M–PESA PIN and confirm the transaction.
Sending money to Vodacom Tanzania
To send money from Kenya to a Vodacom Tanzania customer, simply do the following:
- Go to the M-PESA menu.
- Select Lipa Na M-PESA and then go to the Pay Bill option
- Enter 255255 as the business number .
- Enter the recipient’s mobile number as account number in the format 2557XXXXXXXX
- Enter amount, M-PESA PIN and confirm the transaction.
The charges for sending money to Tanzania range from Kshs. 3 to Kshs. 220 depending on amount you are sending.