The popular software company Truecaller opens its first Africa office and headquarters in Kenya.
The Swedish firm is famously known for identifying unknown phone numbers and in Kenya alone its has 6 million users.
in a statement they said that last year alone,the company filtered over 4.4 million calls and 14million spam SMS’s on a monthly basis.
Estimates indicate that Truecaller has 50 million users with Kenya,South Africa and Nigeria being named as the best markets.
On Wednesday,the firm’s director of partnership Zakaria Hersi said “Over the years, Kenya has consistently been a top market for us, with some of our highest usage globally, which is why it made sense for us to set up a strategic headquarters in Nairobi. With this positive momentum of growth, we look forward to bringing new, innovative and localized services and offerings, and expand our presence and start engaging more deeply with the tech eco-system,”