Increasingly, Zimbabwe nationals struggle to access cash to purchase daily goods and services. Additionally the volume of remittances from outside Zimbabwe decreases year on year. This necessitates innovative solutions aimed at improving the lives of ordinary Zimbabweans in country who rely on the financial support of relatives in the diaspora. Amegetsi.com is a seamless and reliable transactional platform enabling Zimbabweans living and working outside the country to purchase electricity tokens on behalf of their loved ones in Zimbabwe
Amagetsi.com is cheaper than sending electronic and physical cash across the border. Generally, cash sent across the border using traditional banks and financial services providers costs high banking fees
Amagetsi.com is an online service accessible from anywhere anytime as long as the sender has a bank account (Credit or Debit/Cheque Card). It is only required for the sender to register their details and the array of meter numbers they wish to buy electricity tokens for. Once the value amount is settled, the token is delivered to the sender via email. The sender can forward the same token onward to the recipient via SMS
Amagetsi.com accepts payment in any currency as long as the method of payment is acceptable in their country of residence (please see payment options). Most bank issued Visa or MasterCard credit cards are accepted for payment in the currency of the country of issue. South African customers can pay using Instant EFT from their cheque or debit account in South African Rand (ZAR)
Amagetsi.com is an official reseller of Zimbabwe prepaid electricity. The electricity tokens are issued in USD$ (official Zimbabwe currency). The tokens are generated by the ZESA vending system in accordance to the business rules
Top up your prepaid meter in less than a minute.
Amagetsi processes payments with PayGenius to enable customers to make quick and secure 1-click payments via credit card and EFT
Amagetsi is powered by Powertime, founded in 2009, they are the first mobile prepaid electricity provider in South Africa winning a number awards for digital innovation.
We take security seriously. All our payment options are secured by 3D secure and our entire application sits behind the best SSL certificates available.
MasterCard, Visa, Instant Bank Transfer
The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission & Distribution Company is the country's biggest power producer and regulation company. Operating under the Ministry of Energy and Power Development, it runs a number of subsidiary companies specialising in power regulation and communications.
Amagetsi is the best and easiest way to affordably buy electricity for my family in Zim. No more wasting money on bank transfers to make sure my family has power!
Customer service engineer
Great for when I am on business and need to buy electricity last minute. I can even use my South African bank card plus I can buy using my mobile phone as well as computer!
Engineer and Developer
Talk about convenient! No more driving to the shop and standing in long queues. I don't even have to leave my couch to buy my electricity. Amagetsi makeke chaiwo!