Target connectivity first, then 4IR ambition - Vodacom

Africa's 4IR

Vodacom exec stresses
need for connectivity.

ITWeb Africa

Wednesday, Nov 20th


Safaricom Kenya unveils 'sustainability' report

Kenyan telco looks to safeguard the environment, shun corruption and embrace innovation.


Bharti Airtel Kenya call centre agents 'strike'

Almost 300 workers have reportedly downed tools, demanding a 500% pay rise.


Safaricom Kenya slashes call rates by 75%

The move could spark off another price war in the East African country.


Kibaki slams brakes on lower call rates

Kenyans will still not enjoy cheaper call tariffs after the president intervenes once again.


Indian operators battle it out in Kenya

Yu says Airtel Kenya has not met the conditions of its tower sharing agreement in the country.


Essar Group to exit Kenya's telco industry

The Indian group plans to sell its controlling stake in Kenya’s Yu Mobile.


Safaricom turns to Twitter for charity

Mobile operator uses social networking sites to help raise funds for those in need.


Safaricom negotiates lower sales commission rate

Kenyan mobile operator previously paid Vodafone a 6% fee.


Airtel Kenya teams up with retail chain

As a ruthless mobile price war ensues, the telco plans offering discounted prepaid airtime.


Militant group 'kills' Safaricom employee

Heavily armed men, said to be of the Al-Shabaab group, allegedly ambushed Safaricom employees.


Cheaper calls for Kenyan expats

Subscribers of yuCall in the US and Canada will be able to make unlimited calls to friends and family.