Drone delivery service Zipline raises US$190-million in new funding

Zipline links up
to fresh funding  

Round values venture
at over US$1-billion.

Wednesday, May 22nd

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Vandals wreak havoc on Kenya's networks

Cable vandalism costs Telkom Kenya $23 million annually, according to the company.

M-Pesa is a top earner for Safaricom

Mobile money contributed to 29% of revenues.

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Three Kenyan telcos accused of price fixing

Allegations of illegal behaviour have been levelled agains the operators.

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Safaricom Kenya readies for 'data tsunami'

Market leader plans fibre-optic cable network.

Airtel Kenya unveils 3G service


The service brings increased Internet speeds, allowing for video-conferencing.

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Airtel Kenya not cutting rates

The company says is not reducing its mobile termination rates.

Kenya`s Safaricom readies apps store

The East African country`s biggest mobile operator plans to sell mobile applications for Android handsets by mid-year.

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Telecel Zim builds wider network

Mobile operator eyes 85% coverage of Zimbabwe.

Kenyan mobile loan service takes off

Over 100 companies in the East African country sign up for a service that allows employees to access emergency credit via cellphone.

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Kenya's mobile rates slashed

Prices for calls between networks are to be decreased in July.