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Kenya’s CBK orders phone companies to cut cash transfer fees

Kenya’s Central Bank (CBK) continues it's drive for reduced mobile services. CBK governor Njuguna Ndung’u said this week that he expects mobile phone operators, including Safaricom, Airtel Kenya, Telkom Kenya and Essar Telecom to announce new charges for their...

Zain Kenya name change imminent

A major transformation in Kenya’s second largest telecom company, Zain Kenya, will be witnessed next week when the company officially changes its name to "Airtel". The name change will be the fourth since the company started operating in Kenya. The...

Zain Kenya protests against consultant’s appointment

Telecommunications company Zain Kenya has taken issue with the selection process for the consultant appointed by government to review the Kenya Information and Communication Act 2010, saying the process was questionable. Zain Kenya Managing Director René Meza said...

Zain Kenya slashes call rates in ongoing price-war

The ongoing rate price war among mobile operators in Kenya has left Zain Kenya subscribers smiling after the network slashed its call rates by 50% to all networks in Kenya. Zain Kenya now has the most attractive call rates on...

Mobile money transfer market fight hots up

LESS than three days after Safaricom announced tremendous growth in its Mpesa mobile phone-based money transfer service, Essar Telecom has announced that it has more than 350 000 customers on its Yu Cash mobile money transfer services. Latest...

Zain Kenya slashes interconnect call rates

ZAIN Kenya customers will now enjoy a flat interconnect rate for calls between Zain Network and other networks within 24 hours. This comes barely a week after the Bharti Group, which acquired 15 Zain Africa operations, announced in Nairobi that...

Kenya rolls out digital village project

Kenya will boast of five digital villages by the end of the year, as part of an ambitious plan by government to boost connectivity in the country. Kenya’s telecom operators, Safaricom, Telkom Kenya, Zain Kenya and Essar telecoms, have been...

Zain Kenya faces re-branding after buyout

Zain Kenya faces yet another rebranding exercise, recent reports indicating that it will start trading as Airtel as soon as Indian operator Bharti Airtel acquires Zain’s African arm. According to local publication Business Daily, the incoming owner might switch Zain’s...

Zain Kenya introduces top-up specials

Zain Kenya has introduced a service that will allow subscribers to make free calls and SMSes within the network based on the airtime top-up. Mr. Rene Meza, Zain Kenya managing director said they were simply responding to client requirements. “This...
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