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Jambopay obtains MVNO licence in Kenya

Thursday 4 February 2021 | 11:31 CET | News
Kenyan electronic payments service provider JamboPay has obtained a regulatory licence to provide mobile phone services in the country and connect up to 1 million machines through the IoT technology, the Nation reported. JamboPay's parent company, Web Trib, has been awarded a MVNO licence by the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA).

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Safaricom / Smart Communications / Zioncell
Countries: Kenya
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