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 International Money Transfers Campaign


Tigo Pesa is excited to launch International money transfer campaign to all our customers who will receive cash internationally and be awarded with cash bonus instantly to their Tigo Pesa wallet upon receipt of 50,000 TZS up to 5,000,000 TZS from other Countries.

This campaign will include customers who are receiving money internationally from more than 200 countries in the world through different Operators remitting money to Tigo Pesa.


  • Tigo Pesa customer will only be given bonus for a single international money receipt per day transaction from 50,000 TZS or above, any international remittance below 50,000 TZS will not be qualified for a bonus.
  • This promotion will run for a period of six - months from 1st September 2021 until 28th February 2022.
  • The bonus receipt ranges from 500 TZS to 5,000 TZS depending on the amount received by customers from other countries to their Tigo Pesa wallet.


IMT Frequently Asked Questions:

  How can ONE send money to Tanzania from Abroad ?

One can send money via (MTO’s) Money Transfer Operators (App or website) and (MNO’s) Mobile Network Operators (USSD or App), selects country (Tanzania) then selects mobile wallet transfer and chooses Tigo Pesa.  

  How many countries can Tigo Pesa customers receive money from?

Tigo Pesa customers can receive money from more than 200 Countries in the world; United States and European Countries included.

  ow many countries can Tigo Pesa customer send to?

Currently Tigo Pesa customers can only send to East African countries which are Kenya (Safaricom) and Airtel Kenya, Uganda (Airtel & MTN), Rwanda (Airtel & MTN) and Burundi (Ecocash).

  Are there any charges applicable to the receiver/beneficiary upon receipt?

No charges shall apply upon receipt of cash/money to your Tigo Pesa wallet

  How much can a customer receive per day from abroad?

Customer can receive up to 5 Million shillings  per day .

  How much can a customer receive per transaction from abroad?

Customer can receive up to 5 Million per transaction from abroad.

  Incase of service disruption and queries who should we contact?

Incase of service disruption and query resolution, please dial 100.

  How many times can a customer receive money from Abroad in a day?

Customer can receive as many times but not more than transaction limit per day (50 times) as long  as the balance limit of 5 Million has not been breached  and bonus can only be received once in a day if the transaction exceeds 50,000 TZS.

  Who is eligible to receive money from abroad through Tigo Pesa?

Any Tigo Pesa customer has receive money from abroad.

  How many times can a customer receive bonuses per day with IMT?

Customer can  receive bonus once per day if and only if the received transaction amount has exceeded 50,000 TZS.

  Which amount one must receive from abroad to be eligible to get bonuses?

Customer can receive bonus if the received amount equals or above 50,000 TZS.

  How many Money Transfer Operators (MTO’s) are connected with Tigo Pesa ?

Tigo Pesa is currently connected to more than (20) twenty MTO’s & MNO’s.

  How many Mobile Network Operators (MNO’s) that are connected with Tigo Pesa?

Tigo Pesa is connected to six (7) MNO’s which are Safaricom (Kenya), Airtel Kenya, MTN Rwanda, MTN Uganda, MTN Zambia, Airtel Rwanda, Airtel Uganda & Ecocash Burundi.

Terms & Condition:

  • Subscriber must be a fully registered Tigo Pesa customer.
  • Subscriber must subscribe to the offer by dialing *150*01# then selecting 9 to subscribe.
  • Subscriber will get Bonus when they receive from Tsh. 50,000 or above.
  • Bonus will be paid instantly to subscriber’s Tigo Pesa Wallet
  • Any amount below Tsh. 50,000 received from IMT channel(s) to Tigo Pesa will not be eligible for Bonus.
  • The bonus will only be given to Tigo Pesa User for a single IMT Receiving transaction per day, any extra IMT transaction to the same number, same day will not qualify for bonus.
  • The promotion will run for a period of 6 months. 1st September 2021 to 28th February 2022
  • The bonus is Tier based depending on the amount received per transaction from IMT Services.

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