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It seems that the past week has been very interesting for Zain Kenya on so many fronts. The first major development is that Zain head office in Kuwait has sold off 46% of the business to a consortium of Indian and Malaysian Investors for US$ 13.7 Billion. The big news

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Earlier this week, YU which is Kenya’s fourth mobile network launched its Umenoki tariff offer. Umenoki is a Kenyan “sheng” (slang) word that by literal translation means “are you crazy?!”. To be honest, the Umenoki offer does seem crazy since YU subscribers can will be charged only Kes. 50 cents

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Tsk Tsk. It had to happen. It was only a matter of time. The empire had to strike back! Safaricom, Kenya’s largest mobile network has just launched an offer that rewards its customers with incrementally lower calling and sms rates for larger airtime top-ups. This is an obvious counter-move to

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