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Jamii Telecoms Launches Data Focused Faiba 4G Mobile Network

Jamii Telecoms Launches Data Focused Faiba 4G Mobile Network

Internet, Mobile, Startups
Jamii Telecommunications has launched its Faiba 4G mobile network in Nairobi, a move expected to fuel a data price war with competition Safaricom, Telkom Kenya, Airtel and Equitel. Faiba Mobile will be JTL’s next frontier after aggressively pursuing broadband connectivity in the corporate, home and retail market segments in Kenya. Jamii Telecoms will offer mobile phone services with the prefix 0747 after the company invested Sh5.1 billion in its network infrastructure and successfully launched commercial trials. Getting its footing in an already crowded race, JTL will have to fend off increased competition in the data market already hogged by telecom giant Safaricom which is growing its mobile data and the home internet market with Safaricom Home. Faiba 4G, which is expecte