Telkom Kenya

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.
Vincent Matinde
3:50
Nov 2, 2021

Telkom Kenya announces US$100m network expansion

MoU in place with Ericsson and NEC XON to add 2,000 wireless sites into its network by 2023.
2:20
Jan 22, 2021

Alphabet’s Loon deflates

‘Road to commercial viability proven longer and riskier than hoped’ says lead at X.
1:50
Sep 14, 2020

KaiOS, Telkom Kenya unveil Kaduda T-Smart

Entry-level smart-feature devices constitute about 40% of phones sold in Kenya, affirming their acceptance and popularity says Telkom Kenya.
1:50
Jul 8, 2020

It’s lift-off for Telkom Kenya, Loon balloon service

Partnership confirms commencement of mobile internet service.
2:00
May 7, 2020

Telkom Kenya supports COVID-19 monitoring platform

Afya Rekod platform will provide a virtual repository for individuals to store their health data in real-time.
2:00
Apr 23, 2020

Kenya readies for more Loon balloons

Telkom Kenya, Google Loon look to intensivy Project Loon and bolster local connectivity amid COVID-19 pandemic.
1:50
Mar 23, 2020

Google’s Loon Project finally takes flight

Project held back for two years, but now launched to provide connectivity to remote regions.
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.
1:50
Mar 10, 2020

New US$86-m cable lands in Kenya

The Djibouti Africa Region Express 1 is expected to bolster connectivity capacity within East Africa.
2:40
Feb 14, 2019

Alphabet's Project Loon broadens Kenya coverage

Loon now has ground stations located in Nairobi, Nakuru and Nyeri.