Payments Firm Jambo Pay Secures MVNO License, Targets IoT Devices

Payments firm Jambo Pay has received a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) license that will see the firm participate in the telco space, says...

UK-Based Telco Lycamobile to Launch in Kenya with a Focus on Low-Cost International Calls

Lycamobile is a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) based in the United Kingdom and operating in 23 countries. Being an MVNO means that Lycamobile...

Equitel Entry Will Cause Disruption, But Not to M-PESA

Last year, Kenya opened up the market by legislation to Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs), basically meaning a mobile carrier can come in and...

Carrier Agony in Low Fees as CAK Approves MVNOs, Airtel Kenya Opens Up Network

Finserve Africa Ltd (backed by Equity Bank) is among the 3 companies awarded licenses to operate as MVNO's. At KShs 100,000 a pop, these...

Smart Company: Equity Bank Applies for Mobile Operator Licence

Equity Bank wants to share Yu's infrastructure in a new plan to offer mobile communication services. Already, the bank has applied to the CAK...