M-BIRR is a mobile money service in Ethiopia provided by the five largest microfinance institutions.
In a country where only around 1-in-10 people has a bank account, M-BIRR aims to bring basic financial services to users on their mobile phones.
Users can load their M-BIRR wallets with cash at agent locations nationwide and can then make transfers, buy mobile phone top-up, purchase goods or pay bills.
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