Zimbabweans in the Diaspora now have an opportunity to quickly send money back home to Zimbabwe from SA, USA, Botswana, Namibia, and more than 200 other countries and territories with EcoCash Diaspora! Send money anytime, anywhere, from any country that has a Western Union agent.

Receive money from the Diaspora directly or use your Money Transfer Code to collect money sent via EcoCash and stand a chance to win airtime and various Samsung handsets! There are 20 x $50 airtime vouchers to be won and 100 x $5 airtime vouchers to be won!

*Promotion will run until 30 April 2016

Auto-Delivery Option

Send money directly into the recipient's EcoCash Wallet.

  • 1Zimbabwean in the Diaspora goes to any Western Union agent or on the Western Union site and selects an Econet mobile number as the destination for the money
  • 2Recipient receives a message that funds have been credited to their EcoCash wallet.

Pick-Up Option

Zimbabwean in the Diaspora completes a Western Union transaction and then they notify the receiver and provide them with the money transfer code (MTCN). After the Money Transfer Code (MTCN) recipient then:

  • 1Dial *151# to access the EcoCash Menu
  • 2Select EcoCashDiaspora
  • 3Select Western Union Pick Up Option
  • 4Enter Money Transfer Code (MTCN Code)
  • 5Upon successful verification, the EcoCash wallet is credited with the money.
  • 6Once money is credited into recipient's wallets immediate confirmation message is sent to receiver
  • 7When the money is in your EcoCash you can pay bills, pay merchant, send money and cash out.

Send money to Zimbabwe from across the world! Available in 200 countries and territories:

  • South Africa
  • USA
  • Botswana
  • Australia
  • United Kingdom
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Canada
  • Zambia
  • Namibia
  • Tanzania
  • DRC
  • Malawi
  • China
  • India
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • France
  • NewZealand
  • Ghana
  • Japan
  • Jamaica
  • Germany
  • Spain
  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Cameroon
  • Denmark
  • Egypt
  • Many others