Changelog

Changes to the pawaPay platform.

June 14, 2024
Onboarding

Orange Burkina Faso is now available for merchants.

June 7, 2024
Portal

We have enhanced user security in the pawaPay portal by introducing new options. You can now enable Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) for added protection, or require your users to use Google Authentication for secure access. For detailed instructions on how to implement these features, please refer to our portal documentation.

June 4, 2024
Bugfix

Fixed an issue where in some cases timestamps in statements were not following the same format.

May 25, 2024
Payments

Resolved a problem where Airtel DRC confirms a payment to be failed even though it can later turn out to be successful.

May 21, 2024
Statements

The 'reason' column of your statements is now populated with the 'statementDescription' of the payment for deposits, payouts and refunds.

Payments

Improved the accuracy of payment failure reasons for Orange Cameroon and Airtel DRC.

May 7, 2024
Onboarding

Moov Burkina Faso is now available for merchants.

May 3, 2024
Payments

You can now add metadata to your payments. This metadata is searchable in the portal helping you find the right payment based on information relevant to you. Read more about how to add metadata from our API docs.

April 23, 2024
Payments

Improved the accuracy of payment failure reasons for MTN Uganda, Airtel Uganda and Airtel Zambia.

March 28, 2024
Statements

Greatly improved the speed of which financial statements are generated.

Statements

Merchants are now able to access historical financial data of their wallets even if they do not have an active integration.

March 13, 2024
Onboarding

Vodafone in Ghana has been rebranded to Telecel.

March 5, 2024
Payments

Improved the accuracy of payment failure reasons for Orange DRC and Vodacom DRC.

March 1, 2024
Payments

As Vodacom TZA introduced callbacks for failed payments, now more than 98% of payments are processed within 60 seconds.

February 23, 2024
Payments

Improved the accuracy of payment failure reasons for MTN integrations in Benin, Ivory Coast, Cameroon, Ghana, Nigeria and Zambia.

Payments

Improved the accuracy of payment failure reasons for Airtel Uganda and Airtel Malawi.

January 23, 2024
API

Merchants are now able to query their wallet balances via our API. Read more in our API documentation.

Payments

Fixed the issue caused by an unannounced change made by AT Ghana where they changed the format of their callbacks and removed all information about failure reasons. The new callback format is now handled and failure reasons are fetched through a separate API call ensuring payments are processed quickly and accurately.

January 18, 2024
Portal

Batch disbursements are no longer available if merchants do not have a payout flow configured.

Portal

Default end time for date-time selectors in search pages is now set to midnight local time.

January 9, 2024
Onboarding

Sierra Leone is now available for merchants.

Statements

More descriptive labels for transactions on your statements.

December 7, 2023
Onboarding

Uganda is now available for merchants.

December 5, 2023
Payments

Payment requests are now rejected with a specific error, when using an incorrect amount of decimals for an MNO (correspondent) in the amount.

November 28, 2023
Portal

The pawaPay portal now has a fresh new visual design.

Bugfix

Resolved an issue in our portal's calendar component where selecting multiple dates in succession could cause it to become unresponsive, requiring a page refresh.

November 23, 2023
Payments

Improvements to payment processing speed for Airtel Zambia

Reconciliation

Improvements to the reconciliation engine

November 21, 2023
Internal

Various internal improvements.

November 16, 2023
Reconciliation

Improvements to the reconciliation engine.

November 9, 2023
Portal

You can now revoke API tokens directly from the portal.

Bugfix

Fixed the issue of showing callbacks as not delivered when callbacks have not been configured.

Portal

Improvements to the sign in experience.

Bugfix

Fixed the issue of freshly created wallets not being immediately shown in the portal.

Payments

Improved the accuracy of payment failure reasons for Orange DRC.


November 7, 2023
Payments

You can now use the predict-correspondent endpoint in our Merchant API to predict the correspondent (the MNO) for a phone number.

November 2, 2023
Signup

Improvements to the signup experience on mobile devices.

Reconciliation

Improvements to the reconciliation engine.

October 31, 2023
Reconciliation

Improvements for the reconciliation engine.

October 25, 2023
Signup

Improvements to the signup process.

Internal

Improved logging for specific failure cases.

October 23, 2023
Reconciliation

Improvements for the reconciliation engine.

October 20, 2023
Payment page

You can now use the pawaPay Payment Page for a low code solution to collect payments. Learn more.

October 19, 2023
Signup

You can now sign up for a sandbox account directly from pawapay.io.

Internal

Improved performance metrics for MNO integrations.

Reconciliation

Improvements for the reconciliation engine.

October 17, 2023
Sandbox

Improved failure scenarios for Airtel DRC when testing in our sandbox environment.

October 11, 2023
Reconciliation

Improvements for the reconciliation engine

October 10, 2023
Reconciliation

Improvements for the reconciliation engine.

Internal

Improved logging for rejected payments.

October 5, 2023
Reconciliation

Improvements for the reconciliation engine.