Safaricom
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US Dollar mobile wallets key to Ethiopia’s mobile money future

Mobile receipts of remittances are gaining traction as markets continue to be impacted digitally by COVID-19, say experts.
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Safaricom readies to help push consortium agenda in Ethiopia

Company looks to help digitally transform region, confident of a return on investment.
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May 13, 2021

COVID-19 puts the squeeze on Safaricom revenue

Company records flat growth despite strong activity in the mobile data segment.
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Mar 26, 2021

Safaricom launches commercial 5G network in Kenya

Company said availability of 5G enabled devices will also dictate the adoption of the new network.
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Mar 11, 2021

M-Pesa and Safaricom are not parting ways

Interim CEO M-Pesa Africa dismisses claims of intention to separate entities.
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Jan 8, 2021

Safaricom affirms focus on 4G over commercial 5G rollout

CEO says company will still discuss 5G modality issues with government.
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Nov 16, 2020

Data boom carries Vodacom in half-year results

The telco posts blowout half-year results, buoyed by double-digit data usage growth and higher customer demand for smart devices due to the lockdown.
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Nov 9, 2020

M-Pesa takes a hit from zero-rated mobile money payments

Safaricom reports a 14.5% YoY decline in M-Pesa revenue for half-year 2020/21 period.
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Sep 15, 2020

Safaricom eyes opportunity as more small businesses join M-Pesa

Number of businesses utilising the service has passed 200,000, according to the telecommunications services provider.
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Jul 30, 2020

Michael Joseph to head up Safaricom board

Company announces latest development during virtual AGM.