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A minimalist python wrapper for the Paynow Payment Gateway.

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Simple python API wrapper for Paynow Zimbabwe Online Payment Gateway system. Check official website for Paynow Paynow


Installing paynowzw is as simple as following the steps belows

pipenv install paynowzw



from paynowzw import Paynow

paynow = Paynow()

# send payment to Paynow with reference as str
paynow.send_payment('reference', {'honey':23.345})


# create a dictionary of products
products = {'honey':2.34,'sugar':2.33}
response = paynow.send_payment('reference', products)

#check payment status
if response['Status'] == 'Ok':
....# do stuff
    # do something else. status returned an 'Error' if the payment fails

#Use this method to poll status updates about a payment
poll_status = paynow.status_update()

To Do

  • Documentation ,Documentation just felt lazy :)
  • Create example with a web framework mainly flask
  • Create a Flask extension
  • Create a test suite
  • Refactoring

Pull requests are encouraged!


MIT License

Copyright (c) 2018 bevenfx. However this is free and unencumbered software released into the public domain.

Anyone is free to copy, modify, publish, use, compile, sell, or distribute this software, either in source code form or as a compiled binary, for any purpose, commercial or non-commercial, and by any means.

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