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Step 2: Create a payment

Creates a transfer by debiting your Kopo Kopo merchant account and sending funds to the recipients transfer account (bank account or mobile wallet.).

Request and response

POST https://sandbox.kopokopo.com/api/v1/payments
Accept: application/json
Content-Type: application/json
Authorization: Bearer 0Sn0W6kzNicvoWhDbQcVSKLRUpGjIdlPSEYyrHqrDDoRnQwE7Q
{
  "destination_reference": "c7f300c0-f1ef-4151-9bbe-005005aa3747",
  "destination_type": "mobile_wallet",
  "amount": {
      "currency": "KES",
      "value": "20000"
  },
  "metadata": {
    "customerId": "8675309",
    "notes": "Salary payment for May 2018"
  },
  "_links": {
    "callback_url": "https://your-call-bak.yourapplication.com/payment_result"
  }

}

...

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Location: https://sandbox.kopokopo.com/api/v1/payments/d76265cd-0951-e511-80da-0aa34a9b2388
mobile_input = { 
    destination_reference: "c7f300c0-f1ef-4151-9bbe-005005aa3747", 
    destination_type: "mobile_wallet", 
    currency: "KES", 
    value: 20000, 
    callback_url: "https://webhook.site/437a5819-1a9d-4e96-b403-a6f898e5bed3", 
    metadata: { 
        customerId: '8_675_309', 
        notes: 'Salary payment for May 2018' 
    } 
}

# Using K2Connect - https://github.com/kopokpo/k2-connect-ruby (Recommended)
k2_pay = K2Pay.new('your_access_token')
k2_pay.create_payment(mobile_input)
k2_pay.payments_location_url # => "https://sandbox.kopokopo.com/api/v1/payments/d76265cd-0951-e511-80da-0aa34a9b2388"
var paymentRequest = {
  destinationType: 'mobile_wallet',
  destinationReference: 'c7f300c0-f1ef-4151-9bbe-005005aa3747',
  amount: '20000',
  currency: 'KES',
  metadata: {
    customer_id: '8675309',
    notes: 'Salary payment for May 2018'
  },
  callbackUrl: 'https://your-call-bak.yourapplication.com/payment_result'
}

//  Using Kopo Kopo Connect - https://github.com/kopokopo/k2-connect-node (Recommended)
const PayService = K2.PayService

PayService
  .sendPay(paymentRequest)
  .then(function(res) {
    console.log(response)
    // => 'https://sandbox.kopokopo.com/api/v1/payments/d76265cd-0951-e511-80da-0aa34a9b2388'
  })
  .catch( error => {
      console.log(error)
    })
# Using K2-connect - https://github.com/kopokopo/k2-connect-python (Recommended)
k2connect.initialize(CLIENT_ID, CLIENT_SECRET, BASE_URL)
pay_service = k2connect.Pay

 payment_request = {
   "access_token": ACCESS_TOKEN,
   "destination_reference": 'c7f300c0-f1ef-4151-9bbe-005005aa3747',
   "destination_type": 'mobile_wallet',
   "callback_url": 'https://webhook.site/52fd1913-778e-4ee1-bdc4-74517abb758d',
   "amount": '10',
   "currency": 'KES'
 }


# Pay to Mobile Wallet
create_pay_location = pay_service.send_pay(payment_request)

create_pay_location # => 'https://sandbox.kopokopo.com/api/v1/payments/d76265cd-0951-e511-80da-0aa34a9b2388'
<?
//  Using Kopo Kopo Connect - https://github.com/kopokopo/k2-connect-php (Recommended)
$pay = $K2->PayService();

$response = $pay->sendPay([
  'destinationType' => 'mobile_wallet',
  'destinationReference' => 'c7f300c0-f1ef-4151-9bbe-005005aa3747',
  'amount' => '20000',
  'currency' => 'KES',
  'callbackUrl' => 'https://your-call-bak.yourapplication.com/payment_result',
  'metadata' => [
    'customerId' => '8675309',
    'notes' => 'Salary payment for May 2018'
  ],
  'accessToken' => 'myRand0mAcc3ssT0k3n'
]);

if($response['status'] == 'success')
{
    echo "The resource location is:" . json_encode($response['location']);
    // => 'https://sandbox.kopokopo.com/api/v1/payments/d76265cd-0951-e511-80da-0aa34a9b2388'
}