Tag: kenya

11 Kenyans Among Latest Beneficiaries of YouTube Black Voices Fund

 YouTube today has announced the expansion of efforts to support creators and the creative economy in Africa through the 2023 #YouTubeBlack Voices creators and...

Does Safaricom Size Makes Case for Parallel Innovation?

By John Kamwengu As an ICT pundit, I must admit I was caught off guard when I first heard of Kenya’s Central Bank Digital Currency...
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Twitter Follows Instagram in Copying TikTok

Twitter has announced plans to add new features to make it easier for users to watch and discover new videos while on the platform....

Kenya’s Progress On Digital Rights and Inclusion: How Badly Are We Doing?

The Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum 2022, which was organized by Paradigm Initiative (PIN) and a host of country partners across 17 African countries...
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Explore Kenya Digitally Through A New Virtual Platform

In keeping up with digital technology, a website has been launched that will allow locals and non locals to explore Kenya virtually. Kenya House is...

Kenya’s Partial Blackout: Best and Funniest Reactions

Early this morning(10:45am), Kenya went into a partial Blackout with several major towns lacking electricity including Nairobi, Mombasa, Kilifi, Malindi, Kwale, Watamu, Kisumu, Nakuru...

Data Reveals 66% of Kenyan Staff Are Working from Home

Liquid Intelligent Technologies has announced key research findings of the evolving nature of the cybersecurity space in Africa. The findings are based vast assessment of...

Elon Musk’s Starlink Satellite Internet May Launch in Kenya Next Year

Starlink, SpaceX's project that involves deploying thousands of satellites to space for internet access may be coming to Kenya. If you check the order page...
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Here are the Spotify Premium Pricing Plans in Kenya

Spotify announced that they will launch their Spotify Premium and Free services in Kenya and other markets soon and now they have quietly rolled...

Two Ways Spotify May Charge For Premium Streaming Plans in Kenya

Spotify yesterday announced that they will launch in 80+ markets across the world in a few days and that includes Kenya. That is great...

Spotify Finally Coming to Kenya, Spotify HiFi Coming Later in the Year

Spotify has announced that they are planning to launch in over 80 new markets in the next few days which includes Kenya, Nigeria, Pakistan...

Kenya’s Health Ministry Develops COVID-19 Digital Immunization Records System

The Ministry of Health is reported to be set to unveil a new digital immunization records platform for COVID-19 vaccination. According to the Daily Nation,...

Deezer Slashes Premium Plan Prices by 40% in Kenya

Deezer, the French music streaming service that is quite popular in urban Kenya has slashed its prices, which is good news for its subscribers "Good...

Kenya Led Other African Countries in Startup Investment in 2020

Kenya is known for its vibrant startup hubs and reports show that investors are very interested in ideas in this country. According to a...

Bill Seeks to Make Companies Virtual AGMs Law

The State seeks to amend the law that will allow public firms to have the option to hold virtual annual general meetings (AGMs). If MPs...
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Kenya Will Have Digital Verification of COVID-19 Certificates at Border Points

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed our lives completely and one of the requirements is having a certificate to show that you're negative to the...
Afro Asia Fintech

Central Bank in Partnership With Huawei, Safaricom Hold Afro-Asia Fintech Festival

The Central Bank in conjunction with banks and other stakeholders in the fintech industry held the Afro-Asia Festival, Nairobi Online City Event. The event that...
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The Most Watched Non-Music YouTube Video in Kenya is a Couple’s Vlog

YouTube is undeniably massive worldwide with its 2 billion user strong user base. It is also quite popular in Kenya and from Google statistics,...