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Telkom Kenya: Years of Heritage, Maturity and a New Beginning

The heritage of Kenya’s telecommunications sector dates back to the country’s pre-independence days – the 1940s and 1950s. With the advent of independence and...
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OpenSignal Maps Shows The Signal Strength Users Experience Between Different Carriers In Kenya

OpenSignal has maps showing the signal strength between different carriers in a country and in this case we featured Kenya
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Telkom Kenya is Gifting Subscribers with 1GB/Day of 4GFORFREE Data and Free WhatsApp

  It is now official that Orange Kenya is no more; in its place is Telkom Kenya, which aims to regain its glory in the...
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Telkom Kenya’s Rebrand Takes it Back to its Roots With New Logo, 4G and Mobile Money Revolution

About a year ago, Helios Investment Partners acquired 60-percent stake in Telkom Kenya and the Kenyan government increased its stake from 30-percent to 40-percent...

Could Telkom Kenya be Going Blue as it Sheds Off Orange Kenya Branding?

We have known for a while now that Telkom Kenya was dropping the Orange Kenya branding seeing that latter sold its 60-percent stake in...
Telkom Enterprise Cybersecurity

Telkom Enterprise Connectivity Solutions: Meeting Cyber-security Requirements for Businesses

The adoption of connectivity solutions for businesses and people in Kenya is on an upward trend (backed up by solutions such as this, this...
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Does SME Internet Product [email protected] By Telkom Enterprise Stand a Chance in the Connectivity Market?

Telkom Enterprise SME Internet product is here and you should pay attention. [email protected] promises good speeds, wide availability, great uptime and prices.
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Telkom Enterprise Wants You to Use JamboNet for Dedicated Internet Access

Telkom Enterprise is on track to capitalize on its extensive connectivity penetration in Kenya with solutions such as BVPN, JamboNet and [email protected] As previously...
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Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) Awards JTL 4G Frequency Spectrum on Questionable Terms

The Communication Authority of Kenya (CA), which is in charge of regulatory policing for the ICT sector in the country is under scrutiny after...
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Cross-Network Mobile Money Transfer Could Reach Kenyans Sooner Than we Thought

Mobile money interoperability in Kenya is coming in the next three months. According to Business Daily, an agreement was reached on Thursday (4th May,...
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What Telkom Enterprise BVPN Solution For Nationwide Business Connectivity Entails

Telkom Enterprise Business VPN is available countrywide, particularly in the top 7 towns in Kenya and employs the use of fiber, radio and copper.
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Telkom Enterprise Lays Down Solid Plan to Conquer Kenyan Connectivity Market

Telkom Enterprise is back with a bang, with focus on connectivity services, which it hopes to revolutionize thanks to its extensive network infrastructure.
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Second Quarter Statistics Report for FY 2016/2017: Safaricom Reigns in Mobile Subscriptions

Every quarter in a given Financial Year is summarized with a comprehensive report that incorporates ICT statistics, which include categories such as Mobile and...

Telkom Kenya Outs Free Amkia MBundle For Early Risers

Telkom Kenya, which plans to drop the Orange Kenya name, has introduced a mobile data subscription called Amkia MBundle. Based on its name, the 50MB bundle package will...
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Telkom Kenya to Roll Out 4G and New Mobile Money Platform “in a Few Months”

Telkom Kenya plans to rebrand and roll out new products including 4G and new innovative mobile money platform in strategy to turn around the telco.
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Telkom Kenya Limited Closes Multi-Billion Deal To Roll Out WiFi In Constituencies

Back in January, the Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of ICT Mr. Joe Mucheru revealed that Members of Parliament, together with the National Government...
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Telkom Kenya Slashes Call Rates on their Holla Bundle

Telkom Kenya, under the brand name Orange, launched a 24 hour daily bundle offering targeting the youth in 2012. The bundle dubbed "Holla", was...
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Kenyas Mobile Subscriptions Drop in Latest Regulator Quarterly Report

Kenya's Communication Authority has published the quarter 3 2016 Telecommunication sector statistics report for the quarter ending September. As usual the report compares a quarter...

Telkom Kenya Appoints More Former Safaricom Executives

In an effort to build its leadership bench strength; fortify its operations and customer service excellence and aligning itself to its transformation agenda, Telkom Kenya...

Telkom Kenya to shed Orange Brand in April 2017

In Late 2015, France Telkom Orange announced it would offload its 70% in Telkom Kenya marking the exit of the player in the Kenyan market. The...

Telkom Kenya Appoints Former Safaricom Executive as Chief Finance Officer

France Telkom Orange announced in November 2015 it was exiting the Kenyan market by selling its 70% stake in Telkom Kenya. Helios Investment Partners were...

Why Orange Kenya Introduced the KADUDA Phone

In 2015, Orange launched a feature phone called Kaduda. Kaduda was an acronym for camera, dual-sim capabilities and data, meaning users could access the...

Telkom kenya Pays Safaricom Kshs. 693 Million in Interconnection Arrears

Safaricom had placed a Kshs. 693 Million demand on Telkom Kenya

Meet the Kaduda Smart: Telkom Kenya’s Cheapest Smartphone

It's main selling point is the price.

Former Access Kenya Deputy CEO Kris Senanu to head Telkom Kenya’s Enterprise Division

A few weeks ago, France Telkom Orange completed the sale of its 70% stake in Telkom Kenya. Helios Investment Partners acquired 60% of the...
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Mobile Penetration in Kenya Grows to 89.2% With 38.3 Million Mobile Subscribers

  The Communication Authority of Kenya (CAK) has released the latest (Q3 2016) statistics report for the period between January and March 2016 on the mobile telephony...

Telkom Kenya Unveils New Management Team Focusing on Four Divisions

France Telkom Orange announced in November 2015 it was exiting the Kenyan market by selling its 70% stake in Telkom Kenya. Helios Investment Partners were...
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Orange Formally Exits Kenya Market with Majority Stake Sale to Helios

Hot on the heels of the announcement by the Kenyan government that it would be adding an extra 10% more stake in mobile network...

Helios Plans Aggressive Mobile Money Strategy on Orange Kenya Takeover

France Telkom Orange announced in November 2015 it was exiting the Kenyan market by selling its 70% stake in Telkom Kenya. Helios Investment Partners...

Telkom Kenya Introduces Second Generation Kaduda Feature Phone

Even as the race to upgrade to a smartphone heats up and more and more Kenyans ditch feature phones for them, there's still a...
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