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Safaricom withdraws from yuMobile acquisition deal.

Safaricom withdraws from yuMobile acquisition deal

Kenya’s biggest mobile operator is no longer in the running to acquire the yuMobile’s assets.

Safaricom’s former chief launches M-Pesa in Europe.

Safaricom’s former chief launches M-Pesa in Europe

Mobile money service M-Pesa was first launched in Kenya back in 2007.

Safaricom, Airtel snap up yuMobile in $100mn deal.

Safaricom, Airtel snap up yuMobile in $100mn deal

Kenya’s two largest mobile operators rescue embattled and loss-making company.

Tough choices for Safaricom and Airtel over yuMobile acquisition.

Tough conditions for Safaricom and Airtel over yuMobile sale

Kenya's regulator has set 13 conditions that must be met by the three operators.

Kenya’s Safaricom ventures into e-waste management.

Kenya’s Safaricom ventures into e-waste management

Gadget adoption has surged in the country amid a sharp uptake of mobile devices.

CCK's slow approval of yuMobile buyout deal causes anxiety.

CCK's slow approval of yuMobile buyout deal causes anxiety

The regulator is yet to approve the deal three weeks after it was informed of the acquisition plan.

Ndemo calls on Kenyan telcos to collect data.

Ndemo calls on Kenyan telcos to collect data

Expert says predicting trends like inflation may be easier if this information is obtained.

Orange Telecom in trouble over possible contract cancellation.

Orange Kenya in trouble over possible contract cancellation

Kenya's government has threatened to cancel the contract as a result France Telecom’s exit plans.

Kenya’s internet user numbers fall, says CCK.

Kenya’s internet user numbers fall, says CCK

Falling mobile data use as well as a population statistic revision result in a decreased figure.

Safaricom joins MTN as an Etisalat SmartHub user.

Safaricom joins MTN as an Etisalat SmartHub user

African telecom firms are increasingly turning to one of the region’s largest data facilities.

External consultants are set to assess mobile networks’ quality of service (QoS) in Kenya.

Consultants to assess Kenyan mobile network quality

The Communications Commission of Kenya (CCK) says external experts are to be brought in.