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Airtel eyes African expansion with potential Kenyan acquisition

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Monday 14 January 19

Bharti Airtel has a large presence in Africa and recently raised $1.5bn of funding to help it expand its operations

Indian based telco Bharti Airtel is reportedly mulling a move to acquire Kenya's smallest telecoms operator, Telkom Kenya, according to a report by Reuters.  The move is intended to help Airtel scale up its presence in East Africa and create a stronger challenger to Kenya's dominant telco…

Indian based telco Bharti Airtel is reportedly mulling a move to acquire Kenya's smallest telecoms operator, Telkom Kenya, according to a report by Reuters.  The move is intended to help Airtel scale up its presence in East Africa and create a stronger challenger to Kenya's dominant telco…

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