Mobile money, data services lift Safaricom

Mobile money pioneer Safaricom reported a highly respectable 13 per cent revenue growth in the year to-end March 2015, thanks to the soaring contribution of non-voice service revenue including MPesa. The Kenyan operator, in which Vodafone holds a 40 per …

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Essar sells Kenyan operation yuMobile

Investment fund Essar Group has reached an agreement to offload its Kenyan telecom business to African carriers Safaricom and Airtel for $120m.