Africell Money Services
Send money to people on other networks and even those without phones! A unique code is generated automatically on sending money. The recipient uses the code to withdraw the money and they don't need to have a phone.
With Africell Money you can send or receive money as much as 2 million shillings at the most competitive transaction rates.
Send and receive money securely 24/7 all through the year. Our superior network ensures that no matter where you are or what time it is, you continue transacting seamlessly.
If you have sent money to a person you have never transacted with, he/she will not be able to confirm the transfer as he doesn't know your phone number. After sending money, you have to call the person to inform them and tell them your number if they don't know it. They will receive an SMS requesting them to dial *144# and accept the transfer by entering the sender's number. Therefore, if you have sent money to the wrong person, they will not know your number. All the amount transfered and the charges will be sent back to you automatically after 5 days if the transfer is not confirmed.
Multiple transaction rule: To protect you from mistakenly making the same transaction twice, Africell Money will check if you have performed a similar successful transaction within the hour.If that is the case, you will receive a message asking you to confirm if you want to repeat that transaction.
Africell Money has unique features that makes it secure to send the right amount to the right person at the precise time, making it the most relaible and secure Mobile Money service in Uganda
Africell Money services
Send money to all networks and even to people without phones. All you have to do is let the recipient know the unique secure code generated when you send the money
pay for products and services.
Pay for goods, services and utility bills like electricity, water and digital TV subscription conveniently in the comfort of your home
buy airtime and internet packages directly from your phone
With Africell Money you can buy airtime and internet packages directly from your phone using your account.
Africell Money benefits
protection from fraud. When you send to an Africell customer for the first time, they will receive an SMS requesting them to dial *144# to accept the transfer by entering the sender's number in the confirmation menu. You can view up to 5 pending transfers to be confirmed
minimise errors such as sending to the wrong people or sending more money than you intended. when you send money to the same number, or same amount within an hour, you are notified so that you avoid mistakenly repeating the transaction directly from your phone
How to get started with Africell Money.
Getting started with Africell Money is very easy. visit any Africell Shop today with the following:
How do you access Africell Money.
you can access Africell Money by dialling *144# with an Africell SIM card
how to deposit on your account
After registering for africell Money, you can proceed to deposit on your account. visit any africell Shop or authorised africell Money Agent.
How to send money to an Africell customer
Africell Money enables you to securely and quickly send money to other Africell customers.Follow the instructions below to send:
short code (sending money to Africell Customer): *144#1 * 1 * receiver's phone number * amount to transfer * Africell Money PIN#
How to send money to an non-Africell customer
Send money to non-Africell customers, even those without phones. Simply follow the following instructions:
short code (sending money to non-Africell Customer): *144#1 * 2 * amount to transfer * Africell Money PIN#
how to withdraw cash for an Africell Customer
Once you've deposited money on your Africell Money account. You can follow the following procedure in order to withdraw:
how to withdraw cash for a non-Africell Customer
The non-Africell customer receiving Africell Money should do the following in order to withdraw the money sent:
How to buy airtime
You can buy airtime quickly and conveniently using your Africell Money account. Simply do the following:
short code (buying airtime): *144#1 * 2 * amount of airtime to buy * Africell Money PIN#
In case you want to change your Africell Money PIN, follow the procedure below to effect the change:
How do I have to pay for Africell Money?
to use Africell Money, customers must register and activate an Africell Money account on their phones: