0
Wireless

Kenyan active mobile money subscriptions reach 28 mln in Q4 to 30 June

Monday 2 October 2017 | 09:06 CET | News
The number of active mobile money subscriptions in the three months to 30 June stood at 28.0 million and the number of agents was registered at 180,657, statistics from the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) show. It says a total of 480.5 million transactions (withdrawals and deposits) valued at KES 1.2 trillion were made during the fourth quarter.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Communications Authority of Kenya
Countries: Kenya
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Airtel grows market share as Kenya mobile market adds 1.7 mln subs in Q4

Published 12 Apr 2018 09:50 CET | Kenya
The number of active mobile subscriptions in Kenya rose by 10 percent in 2017 to 42.8 million, according to the latest statistics ...

CA forces Kenyan mobile operators to share money transfer infrastructure

Published 27 Nov 2017 10:30 CET | Kenya
The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) will force mobile phone operators to share money transfer infrastructure from ...

Kenyan mobile payments drop KES 22 bln in August as political uncertainty dents business

Published 27 Oct 2017 09:25 CET | Kenya
The value of cash used to pay for goods and services through mobile money platforms dropped by KES 22.55 billion to KES 286.34 ...

Jamii Telecom, Airtel and Telkom Kenya apply for extension of 4G trial permits

Published 04 Oct 2017 09:13 CET | Kenya
Three companies have applied to the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) for extensions to their 4G trial licences, the Daily ...

Kenyan internet subscriptions rise 15.2% in Q4, mobile accounts for 99%

Published 02 Oct 2017 09:31 CET | Kenya
The total number of internet subscriptions rose by 15.2 percent from 25.7 million in the third quarter to 29.6 million in the ...

Kenya's mobile phone subscriber base rises by 2.8% to 40.2 mln in Q4 to 30 June

Published 02 Oct 2017 09:16 CET | Kenya
The number of mobile subscriptions rose by 2.8 percent to 40.2 million in the fourth quarter to 30 June from 39.1 million in the ...

Kenyan mobile number porting falls by 17.1% in Q4 to 30 June

Published 02 Oct 2017 09:09 CET | Kenya
The number of mobile numbers in Kenya declined by 17.1 percent in the fourth quarter ending 30 June to 311 in-ports from last ...

Kenya's Co-op Bank processed KES 8.7 bln mobile app loans since M-Co Cash launch

Published 18 Sep 2017 09:43 CET | Kenya
Co-op Bank group chief executive Gideon Muriuki said the bank has so far issued cumulative loans worth KES 8.7 billion through ...

Kenya's Little app seeks to raise new financing

Published 12 Sep 2017 19:29 CET | Kenya
Kenyan taxi-hailing firm Little, which has a partnership with mobile operator Safaricom, plans to scout for an investor in ...

KCB scraps transaction charges to M-pesa paybill via MyKash

Published 29 Aug 2017 10:06 CET | Kenya
Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) has scrapped transaction charges for consumers paying bills from their bank accounts to an M-Pesa ...

Kenyan mobile money subscriptions reach 27.5 mln in Q3

Published 15 Aug 2017 09:32 CET | Kenya
Kenya's number of mobile money subscriptions stood at 27.5 million in the third quarter for January to March and the number of ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

27 Nov Axiata Q3 2020
30 Nov Zoom Video Communications Q3 2020
30 Nov NexTV Series MENA
01 Dec Hewlett Packard Enterprise fiscal Q4
01 Dec 5G Italy
01 Dec NGON & DCI World
02 Dec FTTH Conference
02 Dec Microsoft AGM
02 Dec Telia EGM
03 Dec GCX fiscal Q2
03 Dec Marvell Technology fiscal Q3
03 Dec Liberty Latin America AGM
::: More Calendar Items