Month: June 2011

Getting Mobile Money: Orange Money helps Orange Kenya nearly double subscriber figures in latest CCK stats.

The CCK [Communications Commission of Kenya] second quarter market report came out earlier this month and one of the things that jumped right  and was headlining most of the week was the news that Orange Kenya had nearly doubled it’s market share. According to the report Orange Kenya recorded an 80% increase in subscriber numbers…

Airtel Kenya testing 3G

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Is Airtel Kenya finally testing it’s long heralded 3G network? Was at Kencom this afternoon when I noticed the 3G icon on my companion’s phone. Couldn’t believe my eyes. Had to check again to make sure that she, indeed was on her airtel line. My phone still indicated that I was on EDGE though. Might…