Airtel Kenya drops roaming data and call rates in Uganda

Bharti Airtel has  announced a significant reduction in data roaming and rates in Uganda. The data rates have reduced by 78%  and call rates by...

Tigo subscribers to enjoy 36m music tracks on their smartphones

Tigo, Tanzania's leading innovative telecommunication company has announced the launch of Tigo Music through a partnership with Deezer, the international music streaming service that will...

Gemalto prepaid EMV banking cards extend reach of Vodacom m-pesa mobile wallet in South...

 Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces the deployment of prepaid EMV banking cards to complement Vodacom’s m-pesa mobile wallet service in South...

Safaricom subscribers to receive calls for free while roaming in Uganda

Safaricom has discounted roaming rates for roaming calls made in Uganda following the adoption of the One Network Area initiative by the country. This comes...

SAFARICOM SLASHES ROAMING RATES FOR SUBSCRIBERS TRAVELLING TO OVER 20 COUNTRIES

Safaricom has lowered its roaming rates for its subscribers travelling to over 20 countries. This comes after successful negotiations with its global network of...

First Phase of Konza Techno City Construction Kicks Off

By Nixon Kanali / TechTrendsKE Work on Konza Techno City which is going to be the biggest Techno City in Africa has officially kicked off. The...

Equity Bank lines up Vijana na Equity programme to nurture youthful entrepreneurs in the...

Equity Bank Kenya has launched a dedicated online campaign to provide support for youthful entrepreneurs aspiring to make their mark in various creative fields....

Safaricom launches the LTE Advanced Safaricom 4G Network in Nairobi

By Nixon Kanali After months of testing in several parts of Nairobi, Safaricom has finally launched the LTE Advanced! Safaricom 4G which the company says...

Safaricom’s Lipa Na M-Pesa ranked top In Cashless Transactions

With less than a year after it was introduced, Safaricom’s Lipa Na M-PESA has been ranked as the most preferred method of making payments...

Airtel Kenya Appoints Titus Naikuni to chair its Board of Directors

Bharti Airtel has appointed former Kenya Airways Chief Executive Titus Naikuni as their new Airtel Kenya’s board of directors chairman. He joins the team  in...

Mobile phone firms Safaricom and Airtel buy out yuMobile

Mobile phone firms Safaricom and Airtel have bought out yuMobile, a move which is said to have opened a new chapter in the communication...

Did you know that Bharti Airtel was exploring possibilityof buying MTN Group?

In May 2008, it emerged that Bharti Airtel, an India-based telecommunications company, was exploring the possibility of buying MTN Group. The Financial Times reported...

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