Tag: Finance Act 2018


New Safaricom Charges for Calls, SMS, Data, Fuliza, and Home Fibre

The new Excise Duty has gone into effect (as of July 1, 2021), following an amendment of the Finance Act, 2018. The adjustment saw...
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Airtel Kenya Adjusts Call Rates, Unliminet and Amazing Bundles Remain Untouched

The amendment of the Finance Bill (2018) has gone into effect, which means that phone users will need to dig deeper into their pockets...

Kenyans to Pay More for Internet and Calls Following Finance Bill Adjustments

The Finance Act of 2018 introduced excise duty on some key services. One of the duties was levied on telephone and internet services at...
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Airtel Kenya Joins Competitors in Hiking Calls, SMS and Data Pricing

The past one week has been filled with telco announcements of hiked prices, thanks to the Finance Act 2018. So far, Zuku, Safaricom and...
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The Grim Effects of Kenya’s Finance Act 2018 on Cost of Internet

When President Uhuru Kenya signed into law the Finance Act 2018, Kenyans did not anticipate the vast implications of the bill. On the surface,...