Safaricom CEO Peter Ndegwa

Safaricom Shareholders Approve Ethiopia Entry, Release KES 36.8 Billion Dividend Payout

Safaricom has since been given a go-ahead to enter the lucrative Ethiopian market after a long period of bids and negotiations. It has also been...
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StarTimes Tops Up Bouquets With New Content At No Extra Cost

StarTimes has announced that it will be adding new programs for all its plans at no extra cost. The broadcaster says that the move aims...

Convergence Partners: Fixed Broadband Only Reaches 7 Percent of Sub-Saharan Africa Population

Private equity investor that focuses on tech firms Convergence Partners has closed its third fund, the Convergence Partners Digital Infrastructure Fund (CPDIF) at US$120...

Stocks and Crypto Investment Learning Platform 30% Club Arrives in Kenya

Kenya has surely reached a vantage point in the digital economy. The development is largely in part due to pioneering mobile banking through the...
M-Pesa 1 Tap

High Court Rules Safaricom Did Not Steal M-PESA 1 Tap Idea

Safaricom launched NFC-powered M-PESA 1 Tap back in 2017. The product was released to allow contactless payments, and it would work for people who did...

Electric Vehicles Receive Significant Financial Boost from President Kenyatta’s UK Trip

President Kenyatta has since made his 3-day UK trip, which, as expected, stood the chance to earn Kenya a number of high-value deals. In the...

Mass Transit App SWVL To Go Public After a $1.5 Billion Valuation

Intro E-bus app SWVL was launched back in 2017 by Mostafa Kandil, Mahmoud Nouh and Ahmed Sabbah. It has since expanded to many other countries in and...

Saad Toma is the New General Manager for IBM Middle East and Africa

IBM announced today that Saad Toma has been named General Manager of IBM Middle East and Africa (MEA). Mr. Toma succeeds Takreem El-Tohamy, who has...
CA Kenya

Communications Authority Invites the Public to Review Kenya Call Termination Fees

The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) is seeking the input of the public regarding the review of local voice mobile termination rate and fixed...

Twitter to Allow Businesses Add a Shopping Section to Their Profiles

Twitter likes to keep things moving when it comes to features it is testing. The latest feature is Twitter Shopping. The company is working on...

You’ll Soon Be Able to Move WhatsApp Chats From iOS to Android

WhatsApp has really stepped up in terms of the features they're working on this year. The popular chat app is now fixing one of...

HMD Hasn’t Given Up on Nostalgic Marketing, Releases Nokia 6310 Alongside ‘Life-Proof’ XR20

The start of the week saw Nokia announce new phones, including the Nokia 6310 that goes in line with HMD’s obsession with Nokias of...
Huawei Y9

Huawei Continues to Fade Away After Missing Top Five Phone Sales Spot in China

Research Firm IDC usually does a good job rounding up numbers about smartphone trends and sales in different regions and over different periods. This time...
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Interior Ministry Issues New CCTV Policy to Give Them Direct Access to CCTVs Across the Country

The Kenyan Ministry of Interior and National Co-ordination wants CCTVS cameras placed across the country and that the ministry be given direct access for...
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Instagram Increases Reel Time Limit to 60 Seconds

Instagram isn't giving up on going after TikTok. The giant social network is now increasing the time limit for Reels, its short-form video feature...

itel P37 Goes on Offer in its Retail Stores Countrywide

itel smartphones are widely loved by consumers in Kenya and across the continent as reported by Counterpoint. The company is now offering discounts on its...
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Instagram To Default Young Users To Private Account

Instagram is increasing its efforts to make the platform safer for its young users and has announced new features to cater for that. The first...

OPPO Watch 2 Officially Launched

OPPO Watch 2 has finally been unveiled - this is the sequel to the OPPO Watch from last year, which was the company's first...

Safaricom To Limit Merchants from Viewing Customer’s Phone Numbers Using Lipa na MPESA

If you are an active Safaricom user, you have probably been annoyed to a point of acceptance, by the unsolicited and uninvited promotion messages...
TECNO Phantom X

TECNO Phantom X vs Samsung Galaxy A72: Comparison Review

TECNO has decided to join the big boys in the premium midrange smartphone market with the launch of the Phantom X and in this...
Infinix Hot 10i Review

Infinix Hot 10i Review: More Than Expected

Infinix has launched a few devices in its Hot 10 lineup this past year -ranging from the Hot 10, Hot 10T, Hot 10 Play, Hot 10 Lite and Hot 10S. The...
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Twitter: Tips To Protect Your Privacy and Help You Stay Secure

It's 2021. A new decade. A new year. Protecting your social media accounts is becoming just as important as securing your online shopping and...
Safaricom Apps

These Are Safaricom Products and Services Unavailable Over The Weekend

Safaricom will be conducting a service upgrade during the night of Saturday, 24 July. The exercise, as usual, will see some of the carrier’s products...
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Best Infinix Smartphones to Buy In Kenya This Month

Infinix has really stepped up its smartphone game in the past couple of months. They have launched a wide variety of really great devices...

vivo Y53s To Soon Launch in Kenya

vivo is gearing up to launch the vivo Y53s in the country - the 4G version. This is the company's latest midrange smartphone in...

Olympic Games 2020: How to Watch on Showmax Pro, GOtv, DStv, and Price

After a whole year of delays thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Olympic games 2020 sports show is here, ready to thrill you with...

Kenya Olympics Committee Warns Corporates and Celebs On Hashtag Hijacking During The Games

The Olympics Games will kick off tomorrow (23 July), and a number of teams representing Kenya in various sports have already arrived in Japan. The...

Twitter Testing ‘Dislike’ Button. Thanks, We Hate It.

After failing to copy Instagram Stories for their Fleets feature, Twitter is cloning Reddit's upvote and downvote feature. For clarification, Reddit wasn't the first...

VIDEO: Huawei Band 6 Review – Way Better Than Expected

Huawei Band 6 is the latest wearable from the tech giant in the country. We've used the Huawei Band 6 for a good amount...

Kenya’s Cloud Productivity Solutions Limited Leads Winning Firms At Microsoft Partner Awards

A Kenyan IT company, Cloud Productivity Solutions Limited, is among 9 African companies that were feted at 2021's Microsoft Partner Awards event.  The Microsoft Partner...

Clubhouse Exits Beta, Now Open To All

Live audio is the trending feature across new and old social platforms thanks to Clubhouse. The company brought this new format early last year...

How To Use WhatsApp Up To Four Devices At The Same Time

By now, we already know that you can use WhatsApp on more than one device, and up to four devices under the same account. The...
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WhatsApp Multi-Device Feature Starts Rolling Out To Users in Kenya

WhatsApp has started testing support for multi-device connection that lets users access the popular chat app on more devices without the need to have...

OPPO Watch 2 Series To Launch Later This Month

OPPO Watch was the company's first smartwatch launched last year alongside the OPPO Reno 4. The OPPO Watch had a nice design, nice display,...
Loan Apps Kenya

Why Okash and Debt Of Shame Are Trending on Twitter

Yesterday, Citizen TV aired a news item about online loan apps or digitized loan sharks that have made the life of many Kenyans very...