Telkom Kenya

Airtel Kenya ring-fences operations, separates mobile money unit

Central Bank of Kenya confirms development, says it will lead to better customer service.
Vincent Matinde
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.
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.
Jan 22, 2021

Alphabet’s Loon deflates

‘Road to commercial viability proven longer and riskier than hoped’ says lead at X.
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.
Jul 8, 2020

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

Partnership confirms commencement of mobile internet service.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.