Airtel Kenya, a subsidiary of Airtel Africa, has entered into a strategic partnership with Kenya Airports Parking Services (KAPS) that will see its customers conveniently pay for their KAPS parking through Airtel Money. Customers will simply dial *486# and select pay KAPS parking.
The service will be available at all parking stations that utilize the KAPS ticketing system and will allow Airtel customers to enjoy the fast, secure and convenient method of payment through their mobile money wallet.
Airtel continues to collaborate with instrumental partners such as KAPS in order to offer its consumers convenience as they go about their day to day activities. Airtel Money services offer great affordability in comparison to other mobile money services in the country.
Airtel Kenya Managing Director, Prasanta Das Sarma said: “This partnership offers our customers across the country, convenient access to payment of KAPS parking through our Airtel Money platform. The partnership with KAPS underscores our commitment to offer convenience and better experience to all our customers. Airtel Money services are the most affordable and allow our customers to take care of all their mobile money payments seamlessly.”
Bonnyventure Saronge, the KAPS MD, said: “As the leading provider of parking systems and payment solutions, KAPS is cognizant of the need for evolution, and adaptation to technological reforms and advancement, that has been rendered urgent by the realities of covid-19 pandemic. The KAPS-Airtel payment solution is one such advancement that will allow our mutual customers, using parking services, a wider choice in making payments thereby improving on their journey in terms of convenience and fulfilling experience.”
Airtel continues to invest in its Airtel Money business in order to allow its customers to enjoy seamless flow of funds across their mobile money wallets, which translates to easy access, better services, and utmost convenience.
KAPS was established in 1999 and is East Africa’s premier solution provider of car parking, access control and revenue management systems. Using local resources the company has introduced several innovations into the region including advanced parking systems, factory process, facility automation and data capture solutions. Indeed well designed automation is the key to enabling professional management of modern facilities and KAPS has successfully installed many automation systems for capital cities, municipalities, airports, major facilities, parking lots and shopping malls. KAPS parking systems now support hundreds of thousands of vehicles transactions daily across the region. These are supported by our hundreds of man years of management expertise and a portfolio of targeted software tools.