Safaricom’s Michael Joseph redeployed to lead Ethiopia campaign
Joseph steps down as Board Chairperson and is replaced by John Ngumi.
Aug 2, 2022
May 27, 2020
Ethiopia opens up for Safaricom
State puts 40% stake in Ethio Telecom up for sale.
Apr 29, 2020
Safaricom mulls new rural connectivity plan
Growth in mobile data drives up full year results as company looks to secure more rural subscribers.
Apr 6, 2020
Vodacom, Safaricom M-Pesa focused JV completed
Partners prep to bolster M-Pesa brand, with ambitions to accelerate financial services on the continent.
Mar 17, 2020
Kenya telcos waive transaction fees amid COVID-19 outbreak
Central bank approves move as a general service lockdown looms within the East African country.
Feb 28, 2020
Safaricom, AWS unite on cloud service to East Africa
Kenyan telco secured Advanced Consulting Partner status within AWS partner network.
Feb 20, 2020
Safaricom to bid for Ethiopia telco license in April 2020
Company looks to cement partnership due to expected high entry costs associated with the market.
Dec 2, 2019
M-Post arrives in Kenya
Safaricom and Postal Corporation of Kenya collaborate on solution to facilitate digital mail boxes.
Nov 15, 2019
Vodacom, Safaricom plan joint bid to enter Ethiopia
Kenya telco needs US$2-bn to launch into the East African country, according to MD Michael Joseph.
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Oct 25, 2019
Safaricom confirms new CEO appointment
Diageo Continental Europe's Peter Ndegwa to serve in leadership position from April 2020.
Sep 25, 2019
Safaricom happy with Kenya's response to Neon smartphone
Telco says over 600,000 units have been sold since April 2019.
Sep 5, 2019
Safaricom demands level playing field in Airtel-Telkom merger
Telco denies claims it is out to frustrate the deal.
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