Safaricom

24Bit episode 31: Which way 5G?

Safaricom 5G is here, albeit in trial mode. And, since this podcast’s recording, Airtel Kenya…

Safaricom launches 5G trials in select regions in Kenya

Safaricom has commenced trials for its widely-anticipated 5G network launch in several regions in the country. Safaricom subscribers in Nairobi…

HELB partners with Safaricom to allow access to loans and services via M-Pesa

The Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) is set to roll out a “smart mobile payment solution for students of…

24Bit episode 27: To cap or not to cap? The Safaricom Home Fibre nightmare

It seems obvious that operating a fixed data subscription on the same principles as a basic mobile data subscription…

Safaricom Neon Ray Pro price drops by Kshs 2,000, now comes with complimentary education bundle

Safaricom has slashed the selling price of one of the smartphones it offers under its budget-focused Neon brand, the…

Safaricom’s sweeping new changes will affect how you use Home Fibre

The devil’s in the details, so they say. Following the announcement by Safaricom that it will be

Safaricom permanently doubling* Home Fibre bandwidth starting March 1

It is almost a year since Kenya adopted several drastic measures to contain the spread of the Coronavirus. One…

Samsung Galaxy S21 series pre-orders also available via Safaricom

Samsung has partnered with Safaricom to offer its recently-unveiled flagship smartphone series, the Galaxy S21, on pre-order through the…

Top 5 features of the new mySafaricom app

Safaricom has over the last 2 months offered its subscribers a newly revamped mobile application via the various app…

Latest mySafaricom app update adds biometric lock protection

The latest update to Safaricom’s main mobile application now adds a key feature: biometric lock protection. Upon updating to version…