Safaricom shares hit an 18-month high on dividend news

Tuesday September 11 2012

Transfering money through Safaricom’s M-PESA. Safaricom’s shares traded at an eighteen months high as investors rushed to buy the stock ahead of the mobile phone services provider closing its books to pay dividends on Thursday. Photo/FILE

Transferring money through Safaricom’s M-PESA. Safaricom’s shares traded at an eighteen months high as investors rushed to buy the stock ahead of the mobile phone services provider closing its books to pay dividends on Thursday. Photo/FILE 

By Emmanuel Were