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Airtel

Airtel Africa Announces New Top Level Hires Picked From Rival Mobile Carriers

Airtel seeks to benefit from talent poached from rival mobile carriers in the region. This is after they hired Farhad Khan who comes from...
Airtel Free Facebook

Developing: Facebook And Safaricom Clash Over Free Facebook With Airtel

Facebook and Airtel partnered sometime back to get more users access the internet for free on mobile. The plan is to get some sites...
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Airtel Kenya Takes Cost Of SMS further Down To 5 Cents In New Product Bundling

You can now send SMS messages for as low as 5 cents in Kenya across networks in new SMS bundles announced by Airtel. Airtel has...
iPhone 6

Airtel Opens Up Pre-orders For iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus As Launch Imminent

The iPhone 6 is launching in Kenya via Airtel this week. Airtel Kenya has today opened up pre-orders for the two devices the iPhone...
iPhone 6

Airtel Confirms Date Of Availability Of iPhone 6 In Kenya

Sometime back we got wind of information that Airtel will be selling the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus in Kenya. Now the mobile...
Airtel money

Airtel Money Takes Money Transfer Cross Border In East Africa

Financial innovations in East Africa have quite a lot to do with mobile money, this is majorly due to the fact that the unbanked...
Airtel Roaming

Airtel Also Reduces Costs Of Kenyans Roaming In Rwanda

Hot on the heels of Safaricom, Airtel has also announced a 60% price reduction of roaming costs on calls to Kenyans in Rwanda. The...
Airtel Money

You Can Now Buy Internet And Voice Bundles Using Airtel Money

Nairobi, Kenya: Airtel Kenya subscribers can now purchase Internet and voice bundles from Airtel Money. Previously one had to purchase airtime then use the...
Mpesa Agency

Airtel Wins Case to Compel Safaricom To Open Up Mpesa Agency Network

Safaricom's main advantages that led to an edge over rivals in Kenya's mobile money industry include the vast agency network alongside the 21 million...

Airtel Gives 25% Bonus Incentive to Subscribers Who Purchase Airtime Using Airtel Money

Effective immediately, Airtel Kenya subscribers who purchase Airtime using the mobile money service Airtel Money will automatically get 25% bonus airtime. The catch here...

Safaricom, Airtel eye 30% Stake in YuMobile

YuMobile owners, Essar Telecom will in March 2014 complete talks to sell a 30% stake to a strategic investor for $100 million (Sh.8.54 billion)...
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Airtel to launch Opera Web Pass in Africa

Opera Software and Airtel are partnering for the launch of Opera Web Pass for customers across 17 countries in Africa. Opera Web Pass allows...
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Airtel’s mLocator service seeks to help you out during emergencies

Last month, Airtel Kenya announced a partnership with Gecko Landmarks Ltd to offer a text based location service dubbed mLocator to all its customers....
SIM Cards

Statement by Kenyan Telcos skirts around media reports of 650,000 unregistered SIM cards

Media reports that the four Kenyan telco heads had been summoned by the Kenyan Criminal Investigations Department on call by the Communications Commission of...
Airtel free Internet

How to get free internet access on Airtel Network

Airtel announced that their pre-pay customers can browse free from 6am to 8am. 6am is usually most of the employed folk or students are...
Galaxy S 4 camera

How to pre-order Galaxy S 4 from Airtel using Safaricom’s Mpesa

Both of the two biggest Mobile Network Operators in Kenya Safaricom and Airtel have since opened up pre-orders for the world's newest sensation in...
Galaxy S 4

Airtel to offer 3 months free Data to Galaxy S 4 users [UPDATED]

Airtel will be selling the Galaxy S 4 in all their shops once the shipments are delivered, that's in some 140 outlets in Africa....
NOKIA STORE

Airtel breaks the Operator Billing ice in Kenya and Nigeria for Nokia Store

The much discussed operator billing has finally come to fruition, at-least somewhere close to us. Kenya. Airtel will enable operator billing in the two...

Airtel launches Dereva Chonjo vehicle tracking system initiative

Airtel, together with partners Frotcom and 2NK SACCO launched a road safety initiative that aims to encourage safe driving in Kenyan roads. 2NK SACCO,...
Eran Feinstein, MD 3G Direct Pay Ltd

3G Direct Pay Solution bridges the link to Comprehensive online payments in Kenya

Kenya and East Africa has been facing weak ecommerce mainly due to that missing all-integrated system that will enable users access services using a few...

Safaricom allegedly adopts new tactic to subvert the MNP process

airtel Kenya now says its Vodafone owned rival Safaricom has effectively slowed down the three week old Mobile Number Portability (MNP) process, by erecting...

Airtel Scoops Two Global Mobile Awards for its Groundbreaking Innovations

World’s first Virtual Card on mobile phone recognized by the authoritative mobile industry body for its transformational role in the lives of consumers in...

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