Unayo’s new add-on features

Standard Lesotho Bank head of digital banking and transformation Bright Pita

By Matṧeliso Phulane

Standard Lesotho Bank’s Unayo facility has added a range of new features determined to make life even easier. The introduction of the additional transacting features is a result of continuously understanding evolving customer needs.

Unayo is a secure digital platform, powered by Standard Bank. Unayo makes it easy for you to transact instantly from wherever you are.

This new feature introduced by Standard Lesotho Banks connects people, businesses and communities. Users can now keep in touch with their loved ones with the new ‘buy airtime’ feature or keep the lights on with the new electricity purchasing feature from the comfort of their home.


The new additional ‘buy airtime’ and ‘electricity’ feature mean one can now skip long queues and transact wherever they are using their mobile phones, using the Unayo App.

The mandate of Unayo was to create a whole digital marketplace for individual and business customers. Hence a new features are a testimony to this commitment. The digital platform offers customers a smooth access to digital solutions that bring convenient in their lives. 

With Unayo merchants now available across the whole country, the customers can instantly send money to anyone through Unayo or by performing cash in transactions. Additionally, they can cash out from any of the Standard Lesotho Bank ATM’s, or any of the Unayo merchants in their area.

Unayo means ‘you have it’, and once you have Unayo, you have unlocked the world of possibilities!