Airtel Kenya

Airtel Kenya pays US$40m to boost spectrum spread

Airtel Africa’s subsidiary confirms acquisition of new licence, says additional spectrum will be used to support 4G network expansion and 5G foundation.
Michael Malakata
1:40
Jul 15, 2022

Safaricom launches cross-merchant mobile money system

Pay Bill solution forms part of a phased interoperability process among the company, Airtel Kenya and Telkom Kenya.
2:20
Nov 30, 2020

Nokia, Airtel Kenya in 5G deal for Nairobi

Companies partner to lay groundwork for 5G migration.
1:20
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.
2:10
Feb 11, 2019

Telkom Kenya, Airtel Kenya announce merger plans

Telkom Kenya has the option of holding up to 49 percent of shareholding.
1:00
Nov 10, 2015

Orange exits Kenya

French telco sells its stake in Telkom Kenya to Helios Investment Partners.
1:40
Nov 6, 2015

'Kenya's govt should not regulate telco competition'

Authorities should avoid attempts to regulate competition and leave it up to market forces says Safaricom exec.
2:40
Dec 11, 2014

Kenyans go mobile to pay for parking

Airtel allows Nairobi parking payments via mobile money.
1:30
Oct 23, 2014

Taxes payable by mobile money in Kenya

Airtel Kenya partners with the Kenya Revenue Authority to enable tax payments.
2:10
Jun 3, 2014

Airtel Kenya lauds the licensing of MVNOs

Airtel has partnered with Equity Bank to provide a seamless end to end services.
1:40
Sep 7, 2012

Airtel Kenya helps out farmers

Operator plans to offer about 250,000 farmers agricultural information and tips via mobile phones.