Airtel Kenya has waived the transaction fees across all bands on its mobile money service. All person to person money transfer will be free across Kenya for a period of 90 days.
The company has also increased the transaction limits and the amounts individuals can hold in their mobile wallets. The daily transaction limit has now been increased from $700 to $1500 while the daily limit for mobile money transactions is from $300 to $1400.
The limit subscribers can hold in their wallet has also increased to ($300) from ($1400).
Transaction charges for transfers from mobile wallet to bank accounts have been waived.