Jul 30, 2020

Michael Joseph to head up Safaricom board

Company announces latest development during virtual AGM.
Jul 28, 2020

Safaricom looks to widen 4G coverage with device payment program

Objective to upgrade one million customers via Lipa Mdogo Mdogo.
May 27, 2020

Ethiopia opens up for Safaricom

State puts 40% stake in Ethio Telecom up for sale.
May 6, 2020

Ethiopia gets ball rolling on new telecommunications licenses

Industry regulator confirms consultation with stakeholders over newly drafted directives.
Apr 29, 2020

Safaricom mulls new rural connectivity plan

Growth in mobile data drives up full year results as company looks to secure more rural subscribers.
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.
Apr 22, 2020

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.
Apr 6, 2020

Vodacom, Safaricom M-Pesa focused JV completed

Partners prep to bolster M-Pesa brand, with ambitions to accelerate financial services on the continent.
Mar 27, 2020

Experts concerned over recurring downtime with M-Pesa

Safaricom’s dominance in the mobile money market represents a challenge, according to analysts.
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.