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Kenya bank deploys WhatsApp to boost engagement

The Housing Finance Group of Kenya (HF Group) reportedly became the first major bank in …

Safaricom chief Bob Collymore dies

Tributes poured in from operators, colleagues and political leaders for Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore (pictured), …

Kenyan MPs renew bid for mobile money separation

Mobile operators in Kenya would be forced to spin-out business lines outside of their core …

Kenyan politicians eye tighter mobile money rules

Members of the Kenyan parliament argued mobile money services should be decoupled from telecommunications operations, …

Airtel, Telkom Kenya merger hits stumbling block

A committee in Kenya’s National Assembly voiced concerns about a proposed merger between Airtel and …

Kenya probes communication, money sectors

Kenyan politicians opened a formal investigation into a number of issues related to competition and …

Project Loon preparing for take off in Kenya

Kenya is set to use Project Loon balloons to provide internet connectivity to rural areas, …

Kenya mulls measures to curb Safaricom dominance

Safaricom could be forced to offer rival mobile money operators access to its extensive agent …

Kenya 4G licence attracts 10 bids

Ten companies applied for 4G spectrum licences in Kenya, with the intention of using them …

Kenya ops slam regulator for failing to curb Safaricom

Safaricom’s rival operators hit out at the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) for failing to …