Kenya adds 2.9 mln mobile users in Q4

Tuesday 7 June 2011 | 12:42 CET | News
The number of mobile subscribers in Kenya rose by 12.0 percent in the three months to December 2010, to 24.96 million. That's up 28 percent from the end of 2009, according to the latest statistics from the Communications Commission of Kenya. The regulator said that was the fastest quarterly growth in four quarters. Safaricom remained market leader with 69.9 percent of subscribers, followed by Airtel with 15.2 percent. Orange Kenya led net additions in the quarter with 972,928 new subscribers, finishing with an 8.5 percent market share. Essar Telecom had a market share of 6.4 percent. Mobile

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel Kenya / CCK / Essar Telecom Kenya / Orange Kenya / Safaricom
Countries: Kenya
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