M-Pesa hits $365 billion milestone
In the last financial year, international M-Pesa revenue was up 31.1% to R6.5 billion, contributing 24.6% of service revenue.Staff Writer
Safaricom hastens Kenya public sector digital transformation
14 counties are set benefit from various technology solutions offered by Safaricom to unlock their economic potential.
Ethiopia grants Safaricom's M-Pesa mobile money license
Mpesa is set to compete against EthioTelecom’s Telebirr mobile money offering.
Safaricom unveils myCounty app to digitise municipal services
The telco-backed service aims to ease access and payment of county services for the public, saving them from having to visit county offices for manual payments.
Safaricom’s Michael Joseph redeployed to lead Ethiopia campaign
Joseph steps down as Board Chairperson and is replaced by John Ngumi.
Ethiopia opens up for Safaricom
State puts 40% stake in Ethio Telecom up for sale.
Safaricom mulls new rural connectivity plan
Growth in mobile data drives up full year results as company looks to secure more rural subscribers.
Vodacom, Safaricom M-Pesa focused JV completed
Partners prep to bolster M-Pesa brand, with ambitions to accelerate financial services on the continent.
Kenya telcos waive transaction fees amid COVID-19 outbreak
Central bank approves move as a general service lockdown looms within the East African country.
Safaricom, AWS unite on cloud service to East Africa
Kenyan telco secured Advanced Consulting Partner status within AWS partner network.
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.
M-Post arrives in Kenya
Safaricom and Postal Corporation of Kenya collaborate on solution to facilitate digital mail boxes.