Safaricom revises interest rates for overdraft solution Fuliza

Telco, in collaboration with Kenya Commercial Bank and NCBA Bank Kenya, eases pressure on borrowers and believes move will attract more subscribers.
Vincent Matinde
Aug 2, 2022

Safaricom’s Michael Joseph redeployed to lead Ethiopia campaign

Joseph steps down as Board Chairperson and is replaced by John Ngumi.
Jul 28, 2022

Safaricom spearheads tech talent initiative in Kenya

Company initiates aggressive recruitment campaign to target local developers.
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.
Jul 13, 2022

M-Pesa still a cash cow for Safaricom

The addition of new solutions has helped drive up demand and adoption of the mobile payment platform.
Jul 6, 2022

Sylvia Mulinge to drive DX for MTN Uganda

Safaricom executive described as champion of digital transformation.
May 16, 2022

Vodacom edges closer to pan-African tech goal

Based on its preliminary results for the year ended 31 March 2022, company confirms a “watershed year” for its transition plans.
May 13, 2022

Data, smartphone use and Fintech anchor Safaricom’s market position

Company announced strong results this week, reinforced by increase in subscriptions, data use and Fintech.
May 12, 2022

Safaricom reports bumper results as data users increase, M-Pesa advances

Telco also says Ethiopia ambitions are moving ahead as planned.
Apr 19, 2022

Ethiopia: telco rivals agree to tower power share deal

Safaricom and Ethio Telecom have concluded interconnection and capacity lease agreements.
Apr 11, 2022

SIM registration storm brewing in Kenya

The CA plans to switch off unregistered SIM cards by 15 April 2022.
Mar 17, 2022

M-Pesa Africa’s strategy to capitalise on Kenya’s growth

Included in plans is investment in M-Pesa Super App both for customers and businesses.