That’s great development towards data privacy – can it take effect already!
On Mon, 26 Jul 2021 at 07:05, Victor Kapiyo via KICTANet <
> Safaricom will introduce a feature blocking customer contact details
> when making payments through Lipa na M-Pesa to curb personal information
> being traded to advertisers or fraudsters.
> The telco will only display the first and last few digits of a phone
> number, blocking the middle and effectively hiding the contact of the
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