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Safaricom enables Kenyans in rural areas to enjoy mobile services

A feature on a local TV station a few years ago where residents would queue to make calls on a hill in a remote...

One million more Kenyans go mobile

Leading mobile service providers Safaricom and Airtel lose market share as small operators make gains in new market shift

Dairy farmers network turns to mobile phones to support innovation

The farmers working with Heifer will be joining over 240,000 other farmers around the world who are already sharing vital information on WeFarm

Posta turns mobile numbers into postal addresses

Postal Corporation of Kenya and Huduma Centre have unveiled a mobile postal service that allows consumers to use their mobile numbers as postal addresses...

Gloves off as Telkom unveils sexy logo and slogan

The telecommunications firm has dropped the Orange name and colour as well as the slogan 'Life Changes With Orange'

Telkom Orange adopts a new name after change in ownership

Orange, Kenya's third mobile operator, has changed its brand name to - you guessed it - Telkom. The company, which has been struggling for market share...

Safaricom opens regional hub for eastern Kenya

Safaricom has opened its 45th shop in Kitengela town and unveiled its Nairobi East Regional Office as part of its ongoing strategy to increase customer...

Bob Collymore gets two more years at Safaricom

Safaricom’s board has extended CEO Bob Collymore’s contract for two years. Bob Collymore’s contract was due to expire in August this year. This is the...

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