Safaricom

Kenya pushes ahead with plan to increase mobile taxes

The Kenyan government proposed a tax hike on telecoms services and mobile money transfers in …

Interview: Safaricom

At Mobile 360 Africa, Stephen Chege, director of corporate affairs at Safaricom, talked to Mobile …

WorldRemit, Safaricom seek to smooth payments

Safaricom and WorldRemit signed a direct partnership agreement, a move said to increase the speed …

Safaricom chief refuses to enter price war with Airtel

Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore (pictured) told media in Kenya his company had no intention of …

Safaricom chief attacks competition report findings

Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore (pictured) slammed the conclusions of a report into the Kenyan communications …

Vodafone chief backs m-Pesa expansion plan

Outgoing Vodafone Group CEO Vittorio Colao hailed m-Pesa as subsidiary Vodacom’s “live” growth opportunity in …

Mobile’s humanitarian role moves ahead

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 SERIES – AFRICA, KIGALI: Panellists discussed the impact mobile technology …

Safaricom eyes Ethiopia for mobile money expansion

Ethiopia was tipped as an expansion target for Safaricom’s m-Pesa mobile money service, as Reuters …

Safaricom, regulator, call for balanced data policies

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 SERIES – AFRICA, KIGALI: Laws around regulation of data collected …

Blog: App-ocalypse now? Wallets, chat apps tool-up

It’s crunch-time on the home screens of handsets across several major markets as messaging app …