Safaricom announced the launch its Super App which comes with offline mode and a mini-app functionality. The app had a soft launch last September and Safaricom has been testing the app with over 1 million customers in Kenya.
With the M-Pesa Super App, customers can use the M-Pesa service and complete transactions by sending and receiving money, as well as making payments, in offline mode.
“We have designed the M-PESA Super App to enhance our customers’ experience every time they use the service, providing them with a simple, fun, secure, and convenient digital solution,” Peter Ndegwa, CEO of Safaricom said.
Additionally, Safaricom has also announced the mini-app and offline mode, the M-Pesa Super App provides customers with a diverse range of features. These include fingerprint and face unlock; transaction authentication; detailed usage statements; as well as a “Send to Many” option, with which customers can make multiple transactions to different recipients but only need to enter their PIN or authentication once.