Africa, East Africa, Kenya, Summer, Built Structure
Nairobi, Kenya - August 31, 2009: Brightly colored buildings with advertising for cellular phone companies in rural Kenya. Safaricom, Ltd is a leading mobile network operator in Kenya. It was formed in 1997 as a fully owned subsidiary of Telkom Kenya. In May 2000, Vodafone group Plc of the United Kingdom, the world's largest telecommunication company, acquired a 40% stake and management responsibility for the company.