Safaricom
1:40
May 27, 2020

Ethiopia opens up for Safaricom

State puts 40% stake in Ethio Telecom up for sale.
1:20
May 6, 2020

Ethiopia gets ball rolling on new telecommunications licenses

Industry regulator confirms consultation with stakeholders over newly drafted directives.
2:20
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.
2:00
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.
2:10
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.
2:20
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.
1:50
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.
1:20
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.
1:10
Feb 28, 2020

Safaricom, AWS unite on cloud service to East Africa

Kenyan telco secured Advanced Consulting Partner status within AWS partner network.
2:00
Feb 20, 2020

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.
1:40
Jan 14, 2020

Safaricom rolls out smart metered gas solution

Telco partners with M-Gas and supports product with narrow-band IOT network.