Telkom Kenya News

Telkom injects Sh1b into data, voice expansion

Companies Telkom injects Sh1b into data, voice expansion Telecommunications company Telkom Kenya says it has pumped Sh1 billion into growing its 3G and 4G network to improve voice and data connection for its customers.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Airtel set to buy Telkom, targets May/June for IPO | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Telkom Kenya is the third-largest telco in Kenya with over five million users, behind market leader Safaricom with over 30 million and Airtel Kenya, with 10 million-plus customers.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 15, 2019

Airtel dials Telkom for share sale deal

India’s Bharti Airtel is in plans to buy out 50 per cent of Telkom Kenya to create a stronger challenger to Safaricom, sources close to the two have revealed.

The Star , Kenya Jan 14, 2019

Airtel, Telkom in talks to take on Safaricom

Airtel Kenya has revived talks with Telkom Kenya for a possible merger or buyout that is expected to create a financially strong outfit to compete with market leader Safaricom #ticker:SCOM.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 14, 2019

Safaricom, Telkom connect thousands in Kilifi and Kwale

Companies Safaricom, Telkom connect thousands in Kilifi and Kwale Residents of remote villages of Kilifi and Kwale counties can now make and receive calls after Safaricom #ticker:SCOM and Telkom Kenya installed base transceiver stations in a Sh1.24 billion project with the sector regulator.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 14, 2019

India's Bharti Airtel in talks to buy Telkom Kenya

Companies India's Bharti Airtel in talks to buy Telkom Kenya India’s Bharti Airtel is in talks to buy Telkom Kenya, the country's smallest telecoms operator, to create a stronger challenger to market leader Safaricom, #ticker:SCOM three industry sources told Reuters on Monday.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 14, 2019

Telkom coach Jos Openda steps down

Telkom Kenya women’s hockey team coach Jos Openda has resigned.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 14, 2019

Bharti Airtel in talks to buy Telkom Kenya - sources

By REUTERS India’s Bharti Airtel is in talks to buy Telkom Kenya, the country’s smallest telecoms operator, to create a stronger challenger to market leader Safaricom, three industry sources told Reuters on Monday.

The East African , Kenya Jan 14, 2019

India's Bharti Airtel in talks to buy Telkom Kenya - sources

An employee of Telkom Kenya stands outside the company's shop near the company's headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, July 27, 2018.

Reuters , Africa Jan 14, 2019

India's Bharti Airtel in talks to buy Telkom Kenya

NAIROBI - India’s Bharti Airtel is in talks to buy Telkom Kenya, the East African nation’s smallest telecoms operator, to create a stronger challenger to market leader Safaricom, three industry sources told Reuters on Monday.

EWN , South Africa Jan 13, 2019