Safaricom
1:50
Jul 30, 2020

Michael Joseph to head up Safaricom board

Company announces latest development during virtual AGM.
1:50
Jul 28, 2020

Safaricom looks to widen 4G coverage with device payment program

Objective to upgrade one million customers via Lipa Mdogo Mdogo.
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.