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Safaricom CEO reports rapid m-Pesa overdraft uptake

Safaricom lent customers $10 million in the first eight days of providing  m-Pesa overdraft facilities, …

Safaricom launches m-Pesa overdrafts

Kenyan operator Safaricom made overdrafts available to its m-Pesa customers, its latest move to expand …

Safaricom maintains mobile money dominance

Safaricom remained the largest player in Kenya’s mobile money market by some distance in the three …

Mobile money drives Safaricom H1 earnings growth

Kenyan market leader Safaricom booked an 18 per cent year-on-year rise in revenue from its …

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 …