• August 2015
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  • 5 Aug, 2015 →
    fiberoptics

    Zuku maintains market share lead in fixed-internet sector

    Wananchi Group, the home of entertainment and communication brand Zuku, has maintained its leading market share position in the fixed-internet sector in the country. The firm – which operates a triple-play platform in which broadband, pay multi-channel television and voice telephony are offered through one cable – has maintained major control of the Fixed Internet… Read more »

    3 Aug, 2015 →
    zukufiberschool

    Wananchi Group inks exclusive deal with The County Government of Nairobi to provide free internet for schools

    …..move aimed at boosting internet penetration for schools as envisioned in the National Broadband Strategy Nairobi, KENYA Wananchi Group, The Kenya Education Network and The County Government of Nairobi have embarked on a long term corporate commitment for provision of free internet in schools in an ambitious project dubbed WazED .The project which is expected to leverage on… Read more »

    6 Oct, 2014 →
    increasedcapital

    Wananchi Group announces major new growth capital financing

    Wananchi Group, owners of the Zuku Fiber, Zuku pay TV and Simbanet business services brands, today announced the closure of a $130m financing to fund its growth and expansion in East and Southern Africa. “The new capital investment will be used to consolidate the group’s market leadership in East Africa and to extend our services… Read more »