12 trophies were awarded on the Gala night that recognized and celebrated outstanding marketing campaigns Nairobi, Kenya – 10th November 2019 … Safaricom (NSE: SCOM<http://www.safaricom.co.ke/about-us/investors-relations/stock-information>) has scooped six awards in the 2019 Marketing Society of Kenya (MSK) Awards Gala held last Friday in recognition of excellence in execution of brandRead More →

Machakos, Saturday-9th November 2019… BLAZE by Safaricom has today held a special edition Be Your Own Boss Summit at the National Youth Service (NYS) Yatta Unit in Machakos County.The summit, which marked a historic event since the inception of BLAZE in 2016, was the first ever to be held atRead More →

Nyeri, Saturday – 19th October 2019… BLAZE by Safaricom has today held its eighth Be Your Own Boss (BYOB) Summit of the year at the Dedan Kimathi University, Nyeri County. The first ever BLAZE BYOB summit in Nyeri saw more than 2,000 youth engage BLAZE partners and mentors on achievingRead More →

Nairobi, Kenya – 23rd October 2019… Safaricom (NSE: SCOM<http://www.safaricom.co.ke/about-us/investors-relations/stock-information>) has today marked 19 years since the company launched by unveiling a new strategy and renewing its commitment to its customers. Under the new structure, Safaricom is committing to be Simple, Transparent and Honest across all its products and operations. AsRead More →

Mr Peter Ndegwa joins Safaricom from Diageo, a global leader in the alcoholic beverages business, where he is currently serving as Managing Director of Continental Europe. In his current role, he oversees business operations in 50 countries in Western and Eastern Europe, as well as Russia, the Middle East andRead More →

Safaricom Joins UN Push To Scale Up Private Sector Investment For Sustainable Development António Guterres calls on key business leaders to step up to the challenge of financing the SDGs United Nations, 17 October 2019 … The UN announced today that 30 influential leaders from the corporate world will workRead More →

The initiative is aimed at keeping girls in school during their final year exams Nairobi, Kenya – 14th October 2019… Over 800,000 girls sitting for their final year national examinations including those in Kakuma and Dadaab refugee camps will benefit from three months’ supply of sanitary towels courtesy of theRead More →

Safaricom Foundation And CBM Partner For Third Phase Of Wezesha Elimu Programme The programme aims at securing education for children with disabilities Nyeri, Kenya – 26th September 2019… The Safaricom Foundation and international disability inclusive development organisation, CBM Kenya, have today announced the third phase of the ‘Wezesha Elimu’ porgramme.Read More →

“Under our current Safaricom Foundation strategy we are implementing several projects in the Coast as part of our Maternal and Child Health engagement with the six Counties that make up the JUMUIYA. In Kilifi we are currently constructing a new born unit at the Kilifi District Hospital and in Mombasa’s Coast General Hospital we constructed and officially opened a maternal high dependency unit in addition to the current renovation of the newborn unit. In Lamu we constructed and officially commissioned a maternal health shelter in Witu and a Neo Natal unit in Faza”, said Sanda Ojiambo, Head of Corporate Responsibility at Safaricom.Read More →

NAIROBI, 15th March, 2019…. Safaricom (NSE: SCOM<http://www.safaricom.co.ke/about-us/investors-relations/stock-information>) has today handed over KES.4.7 million worth of secondary school scholarships to benefit 100 students from disadvantaged background across the country. The telco through its Foundation collaborated with the Ministry of Education for this initiative following Cabinet Secretary Amb. Amina Mohamed’s request onRead More →