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Ecocash Takes Out Buy Airtime On USSD Menu


Ecocash Takes Out Buy Airtime On USSD Menu

Zimbabweans have embraced for EcoCash upgrade, which totally dictates mobile transactions, going offline from 9 pm on Saturday to 9 pm on Sunday, while it has taken longer than expected.

EcoCash said the upgrade was meant to improve the mobile money platform’s performance by increasing capacity, enhancing security and offering more automated self-care services for its clients but it seems the upgraded has omitted some key futures.

When Ecocash comeback online users found themselves unable to purchase airtime.

Ecocash handles millions of transactions per day and is the largest mobile transacting platform in the country.

It is a part of Cassava Smartech Zimbabwe, the fintech and digital smartech company listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange.

We tried contacting Cassava Smartech public relations officer. But his phone was unreachable and we will update once we get a response from him.

Pardon has been a technology enthusiast his entire life and has spent the better part of last decades in information technology and security, and he writes with an aim to remove some of the "mysticism" from the cyber world. He’s the Editor at Techunzipped. Away from the keyboard, you're likely to find him playing with the latest gadgets or the latest Game.

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