July 20

Starlink Launches in Kenya as Safaricom Gears up for Competition

By Johnstone Kpilaakaa

Starlink has officially launched its operations in Kenya. “Starlink for sale in Kenya! Note, buying a Starlink with global roaming allows you to travel almost anywhere,” Elon Musk, the founder of the satellite internet provider tweeted on Tuesday.

Karibu Connect, a local internet connectivity solutions provider has been authorised as the first reseller of Starlink in the country.

Photo courtesy of Tim Reckmann.

Source: Benjamin Dada (link opens in a new window)

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