Author: Mariam Ogunlana

Arik Air gets IATA Ground Operations Certificate
aviation

Arik Air gets IATA Ground Operations Certificate

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has certified Arik Air to have demonstrated full compliance with its procedures with the presentation of its IGOM certificate to the airline, thus becoming the latest African airline to be listed on the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Ground Operations Manual (IGOM) registry. IGOM Registry […]

Vodacom acquires 35% stake in Kenya’s Safaricom
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Vodacom acquires 35% stake in Kenya’s Safaricom

Vodacom has successfully acquired a 35% stake in Kenya’s Safaricom from its parent firm Vodafone Group for ZAR35 billion approximately USD2.6 billion. The transfer was executed by the group’s subsidiary Vodafone International Holdings, which retains a 5% indirect stake in Safaricom. After it obtained the requisite regulatory approvals in both […]