M-Lipa, Collection and Disbursement Mobile Payment Gateway from DataVision International is collaborating with Vodacom m-pesa has implemented the easiest school fee payment solution called AdaLipa. Using the joint collaboration of the M-Lipa and M-Pesa, AdaLipa to help parents to pay fee for their child via M-Pesa in simple steps without commuting to the banks and to the school again if the deposit slip is needed to be submitted.
AdaLipa uses reference numbers which are directly mapped to a unique student enabling fee payments to be consolidated easily. The academic institution is provided with an AdaLipa interface allowing its stakeholders to track and monitor the collection and also be able to communicate with fee payers at any time via an integrated messaging capability.
The product manager, MacLean Geofrey pointed this out, “We have decided to assist both the academic institutions and the parents on this one, Schools get a large number of paper work during this phase leading to poor performance while on the other side parents spend a long time to make sure that the fee is paid on time. AdaLipa is here to change all that, with the help of M-Lipa and Vodacom M-Pesa a parent can easily pay school fee for his child at any time without even having to queue up at banks and academic institutions by just using Vodacom M-Pesa highly secured mobile platform”.
It is with high expectations that AdaLipa is going to help both the parents and school institutions save a lot of expenses and be more efficient in the School Fee Payment process compared to the timely and less efficient conventional approach used in Tanzania.