Safaricom subscribers to access The Star and People Daily papers for 10 KES only

Safaricom has partnered with Radio Africa Group and Mediamax to enable customers purchase The Star and People Daily e-Papers for KES 10 per issue. This follows the unveiling of a digital portal that allows customers to use their airtime to purchase and access newspapers on the go. “Radio Africa Group is excited to have Safaricom … More Safaricom subscribers to access The Star and People Daily papers for 10 KES only

Safaricom customers redeem 1 billion bonga points in 2 months

Safaricom customers have redeemed more than 1 billion Bonga points in two months through the Bonga For Good Initiative, which came to an end on 4th June 2020. This initiative, which sought to cushion Kenyans against the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, saw over 600,000 customers donate points equivalent to over KES 330 million at … More Safaricom customers redeem 1 billion bonga points in 2 months

Safaricom to offer affordable YouTube data bundle

Safaricom and Google have announced plans to leverage their digital and data capability to enable Kenyans access the wide collection of entertainment, education, sports and news content available on YouTube. The initiative will see Safaricom avail an affordable KES 10 data bundle to ensure that no one is left behind by the accelerated digital transformation … More Safaricom to offer affordable YouTube data bundle

Safaricom closes shop in Nairobi and Mombasa, temporarily

As we are all aware, Kenya and indeed the World is still contending with the health risk posed to our population by Covid-19 pandemic. Safaricom continues to take proactive and preventative measures to safeguard the health and wellbeing of their staff and customers. In line with this, Safaricom Shops in Nyali and Rex House both … More Safaricom closes shop in Nairobi and Mombasa, temporarily

Safaricom partners with media houses for digital newspapers

Safaricom has partnered with media houses in Kenya in a new innovation that will see newspapers made available to all smartphone customers in the country at KES 20 per issue. The price will be deducted from a customer’s airtime enabling them buy newspapers daily and read them on the go with each purchased issue available … More Safaricom partners with media houses for digital newspapers

Safaricom to provide communication support to the Ministry of Health

Following a request by Cabinet Secretary of Health, Mutahi Kagwe, for communication support for the pandemic response teams, Safaricom PLC has agreed to provide communication resources equivalent to 195 terabytes of data, 10 million voice call minutes and 33 million SMSs to critical Government healthcare workers for the next three months.  The initiative, which is … More Safaricom to provide communication support to the Ministry of Health

Safaricom partners with Visa for digital payments

Safaricom Kenya’s largest mobile operator and Visa , the global leader in digital payments have announced a partnership that will enable the development of products that will support digital payments for M-PESA customers.   The partnership will cover over 24 million M-PESA customers, more than 173,000 Lipa Na M-PESA merchants from Safaricom and more than … More Safaricom partners with Visa for digital payments

Safaricom rolls out Bonga for Good Campaign

Safaricom has rolled out Bonga For Good, an initiative that will see customers use Bonga Points to pay for essential goods and services. This campaign is a response by the company to the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the biggest being reduced income to majority of Kenyans. The initiative will also empower customers to donate … More Safaricom rolls out Bonga for Good Campaign

Safaricom partners with Longhorn, Eneza Education and Viusasa for e-learning

Safaricom has partnered with Eneza Education, Longhorn Publishers and Viusasa to provide free access to educational content for primary and secondary school students studying from home. “These are difficult times for our country and the world at large and as a company, we are constantly looking at ways of being present for our customers. Through … More Safaricom partners with Longhorn, Eneza Education and Viusasa for e-learning