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Telkom Kenya appoints new CEO as Mareuse exits

Telkom Kenya appoints new CEO as Mareuse exits

Incoming executive arrives during a tumultuous time for the company.

Kenyan telcos seek protection from Safaricom

Kenyan telcos seek protection from Safaricom

Rivals look to industry regulator for help as dominant telco celebrates 18th year of operation.

Airtel Kenya slashes prices to take on rival Safaricom

Airtel Kenya slashes prices to take on rival Safaricom

No plans to do the same Safaricom confirms.

Kenyans prep to pay more for telco, internet services

Kenyans prep to pay more for telco, internet services

Safaricom among the first service providers to adjust tariffs as Finance Act 2018 is enforced.

Telkom Kenya completes US$1.5 million datacentre project

Telkom Kenya completes US$1.5 million datacentre project

Executive says the project will help company meet an increasing demand from local and sub-regional cloud-based services companies.

Wananchi contemplates Kenya exit as competition heats up

Wananchi contemplates Kenya exit as competition heats up

Introduction of mobile broadband offerings by Safaricom, Airtel Kenya and Telkom Kenya has put company under pressure.

Safaricom deepens interest in social media, e-commerce

Safaricom deepens interest in social media, e-commerce

Telco looks to broaden its offering, integrate platforms to establish early lead in what analysts describe as a potentially high-value market segment.

Kenyan telcos disconnect 600 000 SIM cards

Kenyan telcos disconnect 600 000 SIM cards

CA applies pressure on operators to rid their networks of incomplete or erroneously registered lines.

Kenya sets aside US$30 million for connectivity projects

Kenya sets aside US$30 million for connectivity projects

USF moves into second phase, initiates open tender on potential service providers.

Safaricom refutes allegations of blocking calls to smaller operators

Safaricom refutes allegations of blocking calls to smaller operators

Telco secures injunction to temporarily suspend CA fine of Kshs449 million.

Safaricom results please Collymore who vows imminent return

Safaricom results please Collymore who vows imminent return

CEO links up via video feed to telco's year-end financial results presentation in Nairobi.