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Telkom Kenya Employees to Reapply for New Positions After Airtel Merger

A few days ago, Telkom Kenya announced its plan to let go 575 employees following an imminent merge deal with Airtel Kenya. Both mobile...

Telkom Kenya to Fire 575 Workers Following Possible Merger with Airtel

The plan to merge Telkom and Airtel Kenya operations is gaining momentum if the notice published in dailies today is anything to go by....

Communication Authority Hints Airtel-Telkom Kenya Imminent Merger Approval

It has been a while since the proposed merger between Telkom and Airtel Kenya was communicated to the masses. As has been the case...
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Telkom’s T-Kash Expands Agent Base as M-PESA, Airtel Money Lose Some

The popularity of mobile money services in the Kenyan market is unprecedented. The sector surpassed expectations, and can solely be linked to the launch...
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Telkom, Safaricom Lose Market Share in Recent Sector Report

As has been the case over previous quarters, the number of mobile subscriptions continue to grow in the Kenyan market. According to the Communications...

Telkom Kenya CEO Mugo Kibati Clarifies Merger Deal with Airtel and State of Market Dominace

Telkom Kenya CEO Mugo Kibati has clarified some issues surrounding the operations and plans of the operator on its path towards growth. The carrier,...
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Telkom Kenya Releases New Bundle with Free Night Data and On-net Calls

It would be remiss of you if you did not appreciate Telkom Kenya’s zeal to churn of mobile data plans for its growing customer...
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Telkom Kenya Launches Free and Fast Wi-Fi Hotspots in Nairobi CBD

Telkom Kenya will be providing free wireless internet access in select parts of Nairobi. The project, which is has been done in partnership with...

Telkom Kenya Expands and Optimizes 3G and 4G Coverage in Key Towns

To meet its promises to customers and future subscribers, Telkom Kenya has been expanding its turf in the local telephony space. The operator, which...
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Telkom Kenya to Upgrade Core Networks to 100Gigabit in Five Towns

Telkom Kenya has, for some time now, been involved in a series of activities that target to bolster its carrier services. A couple of...
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Telkom Kenya Appoints Steve Okeyo as Managing Director for its Mobile Division

Telkom Kenya has been making a couple of company-wide managerial changes in the last couple of months. A few months ago, the telco restrategized...
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Telkom Kenya Announces Omniconnect, a Cloud-based Voice Service for Enterprises

Telkom Kenya has announced a cloud-based fixed voice service named Omniconnect that will allow SMEs and corporates outsource for robust, secure and innovative technologies....
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How Telkom Kenya Leverages Caching and Peering to Boost Mobile Data Speeds

Telkom is planning to deploy higher capacity undersea cables that will see substantial improvement on its network, with the first phase of the project...
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Telkom Hits 100K T-Kash Customers One Year After Launch

The Communication Authority’s Sector Statistics report for the second quarter of the FY 2018/2019 has been out for some time now. It includes several...
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Telkom and Airtel Now Command Half the Number of Safaricom’s Mobile Subscriptions

  The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has released the second quarter sector statistics for the financial year 2018/2019, that is from October to December...
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Demystifying Telkom Kenya’s Mzito Bundle

Telkom Kenya’s data bundle plans have, for some time now, appealed to a lot of people, particularly the younger generation. While the telco targets...
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Loon Opens Ground Station in Nyeri as the Balloon Project with Telkom Kenya Nears Commercial Launch

Alphabet’s Project Loon started working with Telkom Kenya more than one year ago. The arrangement between the two corporations targets to offer 4G internet...
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Telkom Kenya, ICT Ministry Seal Deal to Start a 36 TB Fibre Cable Project

Telkom Kenya, the State Department of ICT, among other members of the Djibouti African Regional Express “DARE 1” have announced a notable development regarding...
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Telkom and Airtel Kenya Merger is Official, To Be Named Airtel-Telkom

For more than a year, rumours have been doing rounds that Telkom and Airtel were planning to merge their businesses in the process of...
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Telkom Kenya Tops Telco Customer Experience Survey

In recent years, there has been a notable and fundamental shift in managerial thinking that has promoted industry leaders such as managers to examine...
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Telkom-Airtel Kenya Merger May Render Competition Report Obsolete

While telcos Airtel and Telkom Kenya are yet to make formal announcements about a possible merge, credible sources continue to hint that the acquisition...
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Telkom Kenya to Launch Project Loon by June as it Commits KES 1 Billion to 3/4G Expansion

Telkom Kenya has announced a KES 1 billion expansion plan that will see further improvements on 3G and 4G coverage. The budget is also...
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Telkom and CA Kenya Deploy 3 Base Stations in Kilifi for Better Cellular Connectivity

Kenya’s third largest mobile operator Telkom has erected three stations in Kwale that will see resident enjoy better cellular connection on their devices. The...
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Telkom-Airtel Kenya Merger Rumoured to Take Shape Amid Talks with Top Executives

UPDATE: Telkom Kenya has admitted exploring conversations as it looks forward to offering customers the best value and superior experience. “It is common practice within...
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Telkom Kenya Introduces Free Zones with Free On-Net Calls

Kenya's third largest mobile operator Telkom has announced the launch of Free Zones for pre-paid customers. Free Zones will be areas where Telkom subscribers will...
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Telkom Kenya Intros Free 10GB Night Data Bundle

Telkom Kenya has introduced a free 10GB data bundle for the Christmas Holiday season all the way into January.
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Telkom Kenya Mobile Subscriptions Grow as CA Reports 100 Percent Mobile Penetration

Kenya has joined the likes of Japan, Finland and Sweden, among other developed countries across the globe with more than 100 percent in mobile...
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Telkom Kenya to Gift Nokia Phone Buyers with Data and Voice Bundles

It is often advised to buy stuff during the holidays season because retailers tend to slash a few hundreds or thousands off their products’...
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Data Prices Comparison Between Network Operators in Kenya

Data Prices Comparison Between Network Operators in Keny Buying data bundles has become part of our budget in this modern life and as Kenyans, you...

How Data Prices Compare Between Network Operators in East Africa

Using our smartphones to surf the web is one of the basic functions we do everyday. In Africa where the majority are on prepaid...

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