BitPesa is an online payment platform that leverages Blockchain settlement to significantly lower the cost and increase the speed of business payments to, from and within sub-Saharan Africa. BitPesa's clients range from African businesses and multinational companies paying suppliers as far as China and Dubai to international remittance companies using our API services for white-label payments to dozens of bank networks and mobile money operators across Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Senegal, and the DRC.

Customers can also buy and sell bitcoins in these countries. 

Why do businesses use BitPesa?

Using BitPesa, organisations can now take control of their payments to employees, distributors, or suppliers, as well as collect payments from African customers. This includes payment from popular mobile money services as well as delivery to an organisation’s national or international bank account on the same day. We offer businesses the fastest and most cost-efficient way to make and receive payments in African currencies.

How can I contact BitPesa?

You can write to [email protected] if you have any issues or [email protected] for general inquiries. You can also call or WhatsApp us on these numbers:


+234 908 206 5264


+254 714 356 461


+256 700 494 664

Our lines are open from 9am - 5.30pm on weekdays in each country. We ask that you use the chat feature on the website or send an email outside of these hours and we’ll do our best to reply within 24 hours.

Where is BitPesa located?

BitPesa is headquartered in Nairobi, with offices and staff in Lagos, Senegal, London and Luxembourg. You can also find us online at

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