Kyanda Africa is a Fintech startup originally founded in Kenya that offers digital financial services to businesses; SMEs and users.
Through commission based, payment aggregation partnerships with banks, telcos, utility and financial institutions.
Kyanda offers utility payments, airtime services, bill payment and money transfer services. The same is offered to businesses through our powerful APIs.
Here is a step by step guide on how to buy Faiba airtime via the Kyanda App.
Step 1: Go to M-PESA.
Step 2: Select Lipa Na M-PESA.
Step 3: Select paybill.
Step 4: Enter business number; 4004004.
Step 5: Enter account number; your Faiba number.
Step 6: Enter M-PESA PIN.
Step 7: Confirm the entries and press OK to complete the transaction.
Kyanda App FAQs
What services are offered by Kyanda?
1. Money transfer to other Kyanda users , other mobile money wallets such as M-Pesa, Airtel Money, Equitel as well as to all 42 banks in Kenya.
2. Utility Bill Payments i.e., Airtime, KPLC Prepaid & Postpaid, TV payments (DSTV, GOTV, ZUKU & STARTIMES) and Water Payments.
3. Deposit & Withdraw funds from Kyanda wallet at any Kyanda merchant outlet countrywide.
Do you convert airtime to cash and at what rate?
Yes, Kyanda can convert airtime to cash. One is able to get 70% of the amount they want to convert to cash.
How much money is one able to save with Kyanda?
Kyanda saves you up to 70% transactional costs and offers cashback on all utility payments made through your account.
How much bonus does one get when buying airtime through Kyanda?
An individual can get a 2% bonus for all transactions above Ksh 50!
What happens if I forget or lose my password?
Clicking on the “Forgot Password” button or link. Receiving a password reset link via email or a security code via text message or email.
Entering the security code or clicking on the password reset link to access the password reset form. Creating a new password and confirming it. Logging in to your account using the new password.
Who is a Kyanda Merchant?
A merchant is a Businesses using our platform can become last mile agents for financial services and diversify their earnings ability through commissions.
How to register as an API merchant
Step 1: Go to the Kyanda API merchant registration page on the platform’s website.
Step 2: Provide basic information such as name, email address, and password to create an account.
Step 3: Complete the merchant registration form by providing additional information such as your business name, address, phone number, and other relevant details.
Step 4: Agree to the terms and conditions of the platform.
Step 5: Verify your email address by clicking on a verification link sent to your email.
Step 6: Login to your account and complete any remaining setup steps such as setting up payment methods, integrating your website or app with the API, and configuring your account settings.
Step 7: Submit your application for review by the platform.
Step 8: Once your application has been approved, you will have access to the platform’s API and can start integrating it into your website or app.
Who is Manda?
Manda is your very own Kyanda Assistant and Kyanda’s best friend. She works tirelessly 24 hours a day to enhance your Kyanda experience by simply texting her via WhatsApp. Manda enables you to interact easily with us to ensure endless connection!
Address: 2nd Floor, Trio Complex, EABL Road, Nairobi