Tag: Cheap phones

Increased Tax on imported Smartphones in Kenya

Tax Increase while Promising Cheaper Smartphones – Why the Contradiction?

In his remarks at the launch of ICT week, Cabinet Secretary Eliud Owalo promised that the government is working towards cheaper smartphones. However, there...
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Cheaper Smartphones and Free Wi-Fi For Kenyans Promise Remains

Cabinet Secretary of ICT, Eliud Owalo opened this year’s ICT Week by underlining the government’s commitment to digital inclusion for all. CS Owalo noted...

Nokia advocates for robust, industry-wide anti-counterfeit rules

Kenya’s economy could be losing up to Shs 3.2 billion in taxes through influx of illegally-imported counterfeit mobile phones, denying the country significant economic...