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Oppo A93 smartphone goes on sale in Kenya on 26 October

Published 22 Oct 2020 11:00 CET | Kenya

Oppo is set to introduce the A93 mid-range smartphone in Kenya on 26 October for KES 33,000. The device is equipped with a rear quad-camera array, selfie lens and an Amoled ...

Safaricom Foundation constructs naternity wing at hospital in Baringo

Published 19 Oct 2020 14:24 CET | Kenya

Safaricom's foundation has spent KES 12.5 million to construct a maternity wing at Chemolingot Sub-County Hospital in Baringo County. It has a delivery room, theatre, ...

Telkom Kenya offer data bundles with Showmax

Published 19 Oct 2020 10:59 CET | Kenya

Showmax Pro has partnered with Telkom Kenya to offer data deals for Telkom mobile subscribers. The 30 GB and 45 GB data bundles from Telkom include a one-month subscription ...

Safaricom to support informal sector in e-waste management

Published 14 Oct 2020 14:44 CET | Kenya

The programme will also see Safaricom work with regulators to support the licensing of informal sector players to increase their capacity and foster transparency in their ...

Safaricom overtakes Zuku for fixed data customer share in Q2, traffic rises 19%

Published 12 Oct 2020 11:05 CET | Kenya

Safaricom has overtaken Wananchi Online's Zuku as market leader in the fixed data segment, according to statistics from the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA). ...

Kenya Ferry Services to collect fees by M-Pesa

Published 08 Oct 2020 14:29 CET | Kenya

Kenyan operator Safaricom and the Kenya Ferry Services have announced a partnership that will enable motorists using ferry services to make cashless payments through M-Pesa. ...

Kenyan mobile broadband subscriptions nearly 23 mln in Q4 to June, mobile date use up 20%

Published 08 Oct 2020 10:28 CET | Kenya

The number of broadband subscriptions in Kenya rose to 22.69 million in the fourth quarter ended 30 June from 22.30 million in the previous quarter, according to the ...

Kenyan mobile money subscriptions rise nearly 5% to 31 mln in Q4 to June

Published 08 Oct 2020 10:17 CET | Kenya

The number of mobile money subscriptions in Kenya stood at 30.5 million in the Q4 ended 30 June, up 4.6 percent from 29.19 million in Q3, according to the Communication ...

Kenyan mobile phone subscriptions rise 3% to 57 mln in Q4 to June, penetration reaches 120%

Published 08 Oct 2020 10:09 CET | Kenya

The number of mobile subscriptions in Kenya increased to 57.0 million in the fourth quarter ended 30 June, an increase of 3.3 percent from 55.2 million subscriptions in the ...

Airtel Kenya selects Ericsson to modernise its 4G network

Published 07 Oct 2020 14:42 CET | Kenya

Airtel Kenya has selected Ericsson to modernise its 4G network to enable the operator to offer enhanced service and network performance. Ericsson's Radio Access Network (RAN) ...

Safaricom's Fuliza loans reach nearly KES 1 bln daily in H1 because of coronavirus

Published 06 Oct 2020 10:35 CET | Kenya

Safaricom subscribers more than doubled borrowings from the overdraft service Fuliza in the six months to June, as the Covid-19 lockdown led to layoffs and pay cuts, Business ...

Vivo adds Y20 to Y-Series on Kenyan market

Published 02 Oct 2020 10:39 CET | Kenya

Vivo says it will start selling its Vivo Y20 smartphone on the Kenyan market on 08 October as part of the youth-oriented, budget-range Y-series. It said the phone will retail ...

NCBA denies any plans to cut M-Shwari fees

Published 01 Oct 2020 11:01 CET | Kenya

NCBA Group, formerly the Commercial Bank of Africa, has differed with its partner Safaricom over the push to lower customer charges for M-Shwari loans, amid pressure for the ...

Oppo Reno4 goes on sale in Kenya

Published 01 Oct 2020 10:53 CET | Kenya

Oppo has launched the Reno 4 series in the Kenyan market at KES 39,999. Oppo Kenya's Head of Communications and Projects, Muthoni Wachira said the Reno4 comes with touch-free ...

StarTimes GO offers up to 50% off products on Crazy Friday

Published 01 Oct 2020 10:45 CET | Kenya

The StarTimes shopping channel StarTimes GO will run Crazy Friday on 02 October, offering discounts of up to 50 percent on products. Offers included a 55-inch LED TV at KES ...

Jumia partners with Airtel Kenya for mobile payments

Published 29 Sep 2020 17:17 CET | Kenya

Jumia has announced a new partnership with Airtel Kenya that will see consumers able to complete their online payments using Airtel Money. The service will further enhance ...

Safaricom Foundation donates KES 1.5 mln through Ndoto Zetu iniative

Published 29 Sep 2020 13:27 CET | Kenya

Kenyan operator Safaricom said that its Foundation has empowered ten groups in the Rift region with items worth KES 1.5 million through its Ndoto Zetu initiative. Ndoto Zetu, ...

Kenyan bill proposes creation of official start-up registry

Published 25 Sep 2020 09:19 CET | Kenya

Nairobi County Senator Johnson Sakaja has developed the Startup Bill 2020 to provide a framework to encourage growth and sustainable technology development, reports Citizen ...

Liquid Telecom partners with Cisco to provide Kenyan teachers with ICT skills

Published 24 Sep 2020 13:52 CET | Kenya

Liquid Telecom has concluded a six-week online training course for over 100 teachers in Western Kenya to enhance remote education during the Covid-19 pandemic. This training ...

Jumia Kenya runs Brand Festival Campaign including Samsung, Xiaomi

Published 24 Sep 2020 13:15 CET | Kenya

Jumia Kenya is running the Brand Festival Campaign from 28 September to 04 October in partnership with brands such Samsung, Bruhm, Xiaomi, Nivea and Pernod Ricard. The ...

StarTimes Kenya adds WarnerMedia's TNT to line-up

Published 24 Sep 2020 11:12 CET | Kenya

Media and entertainment company WarnerMedia has added its Hollywood blockbuster channel, TNT, to the StarTimes platform in Kenya. TNT will be available on StarTimes' ...

Realme launches C15 smartphone in Kenya

Published 23 Sep 2020 13:46 CET | Kenya

Realme has introduced the Realme C15 smartphone to Kenya for KES 16,999. The C15 comes with an instant fingerprint sensor. The launch of the Realme C15 comes a month after ...

Safaricom plans new financial services for farmers and SMEs

Published 22 Sep 2020 11:21 CET | Kenya

Kenyan operator Safaricom is seeking to transform itself into a technology company, offering new financial services to anyone from small businesses to farmers, AFP reported ...

SDS wins SEK 7.5 mln 'breakthrough' order from major telecom group

Published 21 Sep 2020 10:55 CET | Kenya, World

Seamless Distribution Systems (SDS) has received a "breakthrough" order worth SEK 7.5 million from one of the world's largest telecom operator groups through SDS' Kenyan ...

Airtel Kenya offers 500 MB free daily data with bundles

Published 21 Sep 2020 10:24 CET | Kenya

Airtel Kenya has announced a promotion offering customers up to 15 GB of free data in a month. The new daily, weekly and monthly data promotion will provide 500 MB of free ...

 

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