Ethiopia gets ball rolling on new telecommunications licenses
Industry regulator confirms consultation with stakeholders over newly drafted directives.
Industry heavyweights establish new mobile money alliance
Safaricom, MTN, Airtel and Tigo Tanzania have aligned offerings to meet a growing demand for cross-border transactions within East Africa.
Experts concerned over recurring downtime with M-Pesa
Safaricom’s dominance in the mobile money market represents a challenge, according to analysts.
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.