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CA disburses Sh2bn telcos cash to bridge digital divide

14 days ago, 11:48

By: Muthoki Mumo

The Communications Authority (CA) last year disbursed Sh2.1 billion from the Universal Service Fund, money contributed by telecom firms for projects to bridge the digital divide in Kenya. In a statement to the Business Daily, the regulator said most of the money went towards expanding voice infrastructure in underserved regions of the country. Mobile network operators were awarded contracts worth Sh1.25 billion to expand their voice services to 78 sub-locations across the country. These sub-loca ...
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CA disburses Sh2bn telcos cash to bridge digital divide

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