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Ezra Chiloba, Director-General, Communication Authority of Kenya

New Law Proposes to Set Aside 60 Percent of USF Kitty to Boost Telecom Services in Rural Kenya

The Kenya Communications (Amendment) Act, 2009 provided the establishment of the Universal Service Fund (USF). The kitty is managed by the Communications Authority of...
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CA Urges Carriers to Serve Low-income Areas as Kenyans with Mobile Phones Hit 61.5 Percent

Kenya ICT regulator, the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has asked mobile carriers to erect more masts and networks boosters in areas with challenging...
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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...

Kenya’s Communications Authority Gazettes New Framework to Tighten Grip on Quality of Service

Kenya’s ICT regulator the Communications Authority (CA) has several tasks. One of its key functions is to ensure telecom operators offer the best of...

Kenya’s Communications Authority Spends KES 1.25 Billion of USF Kitty to Expand Voice Infrastructure

It is apparent that the penetration of digital services sees new strides every year. This progress continues to be achieved thanks to intensive efforts...

Communications Authority of Kenya looking to Increase Universal Service Fund contributions

Last week, we told you the Communications Authority of Kenya was set to hold a public forum to discuss a new set of regulations...