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KICD calms nerves, disowns 'vulgar book' - Daily Nation
KICD calms nerves, disowns 'vulgar book'  Daily Nation

The Ministry of Education has warned principals and headteachers against using books and instructional materials that have not been approved by the Kenya ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:00:40 GMT
ODM ends tenancy at Orange House, where careers were made, destroyed - Standard Digital
ODM ends tenancy at Orange House, where careers were made, destroyed  Standard Digital

The Orange party yesterday moved to its new Sh180 million headquarters in Lavington, Nairobi, ending a 12-year tenure at Orange House headquarters in ...


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 03:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya Claims It Does Not Owe KES 900 Million, Says Safaricom Inflated the Debt - Techweez
Telkom Kenya Claims It Does Not Owe KES 900 Million, Says Safaricom Inflated the Debt  Techweez

Telcos Airtel and Telkom Kenya rolled the dice on a merger deal in early 2019. The plan was to see the carriers combine some of their key businesses, including ...


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 10:37:00 GMT
Teachers found using Blood Ties risk 3 years in jail, Education Ministry... - Citizen TV
Teachers found using Blood Ties risk 3 years in jail, Education Ministry...  Citizen TV

The Education Ministry has warned that teachers found using unapproved books such as Blood Ties risk 3 years in jail. In a statement released on Thursday, the ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:04:57 GMT
A new census in Kenya is counting people never counted before - The Washington Post
A new census in Kenya is counting people never counted before  The Washington Post

This decade's population survey includes categories for intersex and indigenous people.


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya anti-corruption body halts Telkom-Airtel merger - Aljazeera.com
Kenya anti-corruption body halts Telkom-Airtel merger  Aljazeera.com

Government probe into 'misappropriation of public funds' stops Airtel's purchase of partly state-owned Telkom Kenya.


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya Faults Safaricom's Interference in Merger Deal with Airtel - Techweez
Telkom Kenya Faults Safaricom's Interference in Merger Deal with Airtel  Techweez

We have covered a lot about the merger deal between Airtel and Telkom Kenya. The two carriers, which are cannibalized by Safaricom by market share and ...


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Jubilee MPs to back Raila man in Kibra - Standard Digital
Jubilee MPs to back Raila man in Kibra  Standard Digital

Raila Odinga has welcomed the endorsement of Imran Okoth — ODM's candidate in the Kibra by-election — by Nominated MP Maina Kamanda (Jubilee).


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:00:00 GMT
Telkom-Airtel merger face more hurdles as CAK snubs process - The Star, Kenya
Telkom-Airtel merger face more hurdles as CAK snubs process  The Star, Kenya

CAK now says no merger considerations will be made until EACC gives a green light.


Sat, 31 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom accused of interfering in Airtel-Telkom merger - ITWeb Africa
Safaricom accused of interfering in Airtel-Telkom merger  ITWeb Africa

Kenya's dominant telecommunications services provider Safaricom has been accused of interfering in the planned merger of Airtel and Telkom. In February ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Corridors of Power - The Star, Kenya
Corridors of Power  The Star, Kenya

... • The vocal Aisha who is also a Parliamentary *Service* Commissioner has been missing in action on national politics and is said to have been strategizing for ...


Sat, 14 Sep 2019 03:00:46 GMT
Teen novel with obscene language not approved, KICD says after uproar on social... - Citizen TV
Teen novel with obscene language not approved, KICD says after uproar on social...  Citizen TV

Storymoja, a Kenyan publishing company that endorsed a controversial South African novel 'Blood Ties' as suitable for teenage readers has defended ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 05:01:05 GMT
Bharti Airtel unit's merger deal with Telkom Kenya runs into regulatory wall - VCCircle
Bharti Airtel unit's merger deal with Telkom Kenya runs into regulatory wall  VCCircle

Kenya's anti-corruption commission said on Wednesday it had suspended a planned merger of Airtel Kenya with partly state-owned Telkom Kenya pending a ...


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya graft probe stalls merger with Airtel - Business Daily
Telkom Kenya graft probe stalls merger with Airtel  Business Daily

The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has suspended the merger between Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya, pending investigations by the anti-corruption ...


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya: Shop Withdraws Vulgar Storybook From Its Shelves - AllAfrica.com
Kenya: Shop Withdraws Vulgar Storybook From Its Shelves  AllAfrica.com

The Textbook Centre has withdrawn a storybook that contains foul language, which some schools had asked parents to buy for Class Six pupils, from its shelves.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:18:06 GMT
Busted: Debunking Common Myths About Kenya - Outlook India
Busted: Debunking Common Myths About Kenya  Outlook India

Common misconceptions first time travellers have about Kenya.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:02:12 GMT
ODM scoffs at coalition partners over Kibra polls - Standard Digital
ODM scoffs at coalition partners over Kibra polls  Standard Digital

The Orange Democratic Movement has threatened to walk out of National Super Alliance over claims of betrayal by coalition partners on Kibra parliamentary ...


Sun, 15 Sep 2019 21:00:00 GMT
Huawei Mate 30 Pro Specifications and Price in Kenya - Techweez
Huawei Mate 30 Pro Specifications and Price in Kenya  Techweez

The Huawei Mate 30 phones are here, and boy, aren't they packed to the brim with an insane amount of camera pixel counts! This is the first time Huawei has ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:23:00 GMT
Kenya: Odinga’s crucial Kibra by-election approaches - The Africa Report
Kenya: Odinga’s crucial Kibra by-election approaches  The Africa Report

A by-election in a Nairobi constituency is widening the rifts inside Kenya's governing party. This comes as the main opposition party prepares to defend a seat, ...


Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Birds of Kenya - The Daily Star
Birds of Kenya  The Daily Star

When birding in a new country, what is banal to locals there can be thrilling to the visitor. In Bangladesh I have seen visitors marvel at our Purple Swamphens ...


Sat, 07 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Miguna Trashes Jeff Koinange in Explosive Rant - Kenyans.co.ke
Miguna Trashes Jeff Koinange in Explosive Rant  Kenyans.co.ke

Exiled lawyer Miguna Miguna has attacked Jeff Koinange and Citizen TV over a discussion the news anchor had with...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:55:00 GMT
Kitui County lobbies mobile telephony companies to upgrade existing infrastructure - Kenya News Agency
Kitui County lobbies mobile telephony companies to upgrade existing infrastructure  Kenya News Agency

The Kitui County Senator, Enoch Wambua on Tuesday lobbied mobile telephony companies to upgrade existing infrastructure in a bid to upscale mobile ...


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 15:49:00 GMT
Rise of online campaign platforms tests Kenya’s anti-hate watchdogs - The East African
Rise of online campaign platforms tests Kenya’s anti-hate watchdogs  The East African

Candidates for Kibra — a constituency in Kenya's capital Nairobi — are expected to start hitting the campaign trail on Monday, September 9, the official date set ...


Sun, 08 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Village school where farmers go for lessons - nation.co.ke
Village school where farmers go for lessons  nation.co.ke

A group of pupils at Lunza Primary School in Butere, Kakamega County, are keen on setting a good example to villagers on the diverse crops they can grow in ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 20:20:06 GMT
Imran Okoth: Could introvert turn out to be Kibra's dark horse? - The Star, Kenya
Imran Okoth: Could introvert turn out to be Kibra's dark horse?  The Star, Kenya

Imran was thrust into responsibility after Ken went to seek treatment for cancer.


Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here's why the Airtel-Telkom Merger may not be happening - Techish Kenya
Here's why the Airtel-Telkom Merger may not be happening  Techish Kenya

The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has suspended the merger between Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya, pending investigations by the anti-corruption ...


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ruto attacks Raila over referendum - The Star, Kenya
Ruto attacks Raila over referendum  The Star, Kenya

Raila warned opponents of the vote will be swept away by a Tsunami.


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Knut suspends Sossion, replaces him with Hesbon Otieno - Daily Nation
Knut suspends Sossion, replaces him with Hesbon Otieno  Daily Nation

Embattled Kenya National Union of teachers (Knut) Secretary-General Wilson Sossion has been removed despite obtaining a court order stopping his ouster.


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Raila: Galana Kulalu project to improve Kenya’s food security - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
Raila: Galana Kulalu project to improve Kenya’s food security  Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Former PM Raila Odinga says Galana-Kulalu irrigation project in Kilifi and Tana River counties going on well despite suffering 'teething' problems.


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya data bundles - HapaKenya
Telkom Kenya data bundles  HapaKenya

Telkom Kenya offers various data bundles that last for 24 hours, 7 days and 30 days. Some bundles also come with free WhatApp and voice calls.


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Shifting alliances: On Kenya’s political scene, history regularly repeats itself - The East African
Shifting alliances: On Kenya’s political scene, history regularly repeats itself  The East African

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta (left) salutes opposition leader Raila Odinga during Jamhuri celebrations at Nyayo Stadium on December 12, 2018. Looking ...


Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ex-Nasa CEO Norman Magaya speaks on claims of neglect by ODM - Nairobi News
Ex-Nasa CEO Norman Magaya speaks on claims of neglect by ODM  Nairobi News

Former National Super Alliance CEO Norman Magaya has come out to defend ODM against claims by an opposition blogger that the Orange party had ...


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Jubilee, ODM nominate Imran Okoth and McDonald Mariga respectively for Kibra - Standard Digital
Jubilee, ODM nominate Imran Okoth and McDonald Mariga respectively for Kibra  Standard Digital

Jubilee Party and ODM present nomination certificates to their Kibra by-election candidates McDonald Mariga and Benard Okoth respectively.


Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
ODM party nomination exercise for Kibra by election underway - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
ODM party nomination exercise for Kibra by election underway  Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

The Orange Democratic Movement - ODM's party primaries are currently underway in Kibra constituency ahead of the by election slated for 7th November.


Sat, 07 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uhuru, Raila plan joint rallies to seek BBI draft backing - Daily Nation
Uhuru, Raila plan joint rallies to seek BBI draft backing  Daily Nation

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga will lead countrywide tours to explain to Kenyans recommendations ...


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Most stolen cars in Kenya have these features - Parents Magazine
Most stolen cars in Kenya have these features  Parents Magazine

There is a ready market for the spare parts of the cheaper models. It also found out that the most stolen cars in Kenya are Toyotas.


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Qatar Petroleum Farms In To Total Assets - The Maritime Executive
Qatar Petroleum Farms In To Total Assets  The Maritime Executive

Total and Qatar Petroleum have strengthened their international partnership by signing agreements un...


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Referendum a pre-season match between Raila, Ruto ahead of 2022 - The Star, Kenya
Referendum a pre-season match between Raila, Ruto ahead of 2022  The Star, Kenya

Kenyans have now been adequately psychologically prepared for a referendum.


Sun, 01 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Raila party in radical shake-up ahead of 2022 - The Star, Kenya
Raila party in radical shake-up ahead of 2022  The Star, Kenya

Current members of the Secretariat are proposed to exit by November.


Thu, 12 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kilifi by-election sets stage for Raila, Ruto battle - Daily Nation
Kilifi by-election sets stage for Raila, Ruto battle  Daily Nation

Deputy President William Ruto and Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga are testing their political strength in upcoming by-election as ...


Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nine books that inspired 2019 Emmys - The Star, Kenya
Nine books that inspired 2019 Emmys  The Star, Kenya

Book lovers will pick out those that inspired the nominees to the prestigious awards.


Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Handshake test and battle of celebrities as Kibra decides - Standard Digital
Handshake test and battle of celebrities as Kibra decides  Standard Digital

Among those interested in the seat are footballer Mariga and DJ Kris Darlin, as Jubilee enters the race in perceived ODM base.


Sun, 01 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
ODM clears 20 aspirants to seek Kibra MP ticket - The Star, Kenya
ODM clears 20 aspirants to seek Kibra MP ticket  The Star, Kenya

Board chairperson Judith Pareno urged cleared aspirants to pay fees by midday Tuesday.


Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Moses Wetang'ula says FORD Kenya will field candidate for Kibra seat - Tuko.co.ke
Moses Wetang'ula says FORD Kenya will field candidate for Kibra seat  Tuko.co.ke

Ford Kenya party leader Moses Wetang'ula has announced his outfit will field a candidate in the already heated Kibra constituency by-election contest.


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange is now Telkom - The Standard
Orange is now Telkom  The Standard

Integrated telecommunication solutions provider Orange has rebranded to Telkom, 12 months after the exit of majority shareholder the Orange Group.


Tue, 06 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Former Raila aide Eliud Owalo to vie for Kibra MP seat after leaving... - Citizen TV
Former Raila aide Eliud Owalo to vie for Kibra MP seat after leaving...  Citizen TV

Former Raila Odinga's aide Eliud Owalo has officially declared his candidature for Kibra parliamentary seat on an Amani National Congress(ANC) ticket.


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Why is Kenya’s ICT Secretary Joe Mucheru playing dumb on who owns Telkom Kenya yet it is public knowledge? - Pulse Live Kenya
Why is Kenya’s ICT Secretary Joe Mucheru playing dumb on who owns Telkom Kenya yet it is public knowledge?  Pulse Live Kenya

This is who owns Telkom Kenya that CS Mucheru doesn't want you to know.


Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya drops the Orange brand - TeleGeography
Telkom Kenya drops the Orange brand  TeleGeography

Kenya. Telkom Kenya, the fixed and mobile operator which was sold by Orange Group to private equity firm Helios Investment Partners in June 2016, has ...


Wed, 07 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel unit to merge with Telkom Kenya - Reuters India
Bharti Airtel unit to merge with Telkom Kenya  Reuters India

NAIROBI (Reuters) - India's Bharti Airtel said on Friday its unit Airtel Networks Kenya Ltd has agreed to merge with Telkom Kenya Ltd, the East African nation's ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya data bundles 2019 - TUKO.CO.KE
Telkom Kenya data bundles 2019  TUKO.CO.KE

Orange Kenya now called Telkom Kenya is a profound telecommunication company offering an array of services to large Kenyan corporations, Government, ...


Mon, 25 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore Reveals Daughter Brooklyn Daly Spent the Night in the ER - Bravo
Kenya Moore Reveals Daughter Brooklyn Daly Spent the Night in the ER  Bravo

The Real Housewives of Atlanta mom shared an update on her 8-month-old daughter, Brooklyn, following her hospital stay. By Hannah Fusaro. Kenya Moore ...


Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
When Kenya exported telecommunication equipment to USA, Europe - The Standard
When Kenya exported telecommunication equipment to USA, Europe  The Standard

Before turning Orange and now to blue and yellow, Telkom Kenya was once part of a brand with a fabled history that saw Kenya export telecommunication ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Hits 100K T-Kash Customers One Year After Launch - Techweez
Telkom Hits 100K T-Kash Customers One Year After Launch  Techweez

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 insights ...


Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore Blessed Us with a New Rare Photo of Her Whole Family - Bravo
Kenya Moore Blessed Us with a New Rare Photo of Her Whole Family  Bravo

Kenya Moore hasn't been shy about sharing photos of her daughter, Brooklyn Doris Daly, since she welcomed her little one into the world in November 2018 ...


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel swallows Telkom for 32pc stake - The Standard
Airtel swallows Telkom for 32pc stake  The Standard

Airtel Kenya is swallowing Telkom Kenya in an arrangement that London-based Helios Investment Partners banks on to fatten the investment for a profit before ...


Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya’s Binyavanga Wainaina championed a creative, bold Africa - Quartz
Kenya’s Binyavanga Wainaina championed a creative, bold Africa  Quartz

The last time I saw the Kenyan writer and thinker Binyavanga Wainaina was on an afternoon in mid-December 2017. There he was, in a street near my home ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
USSD Codes: List of All Short Codes for Safaricom, Airtel Kenya and Telkom Kenya - Kenyans
USSD Codes: List of All Short Codes for Safaricom, Airtel Kenya and Telkom Kenya  Kenyans

USSD codes have created a new and possibly better way for Kenyans to access services from mobile network operators. These menus can provide some of the ...


Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya Expands and Optimizes 3G and 4G Coverage in Key Towns - Techweez
Telkom Kenya Expands and Optimizes 3G and 4G Coverage in Key Towns  Techweez

To meet its promises to customers and future subscribers, Telkom Kenya has been expanding its turf in the local telephony space. The operator, which saw a key ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore's Ex-Boyfriend Matt Jordan Was Arrested in Arizona - Bravo
Kenya Moore's Ex-Boyfriend Matt Jordan Was Arrested in Arizona  Bravo

Kenya Moore's ex-boyfriend Matt Jordan was arrested in Arizona last weekend, TMZ reports. Matt allegedly got physical with his current girlfriend, Valerie Bell, ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya WiFi services, modem and charges - Tuko.co.ke
Telkom Kenya WiFi services, modem and charges  Tuko.co.ke

Tuko.co.ke News ? ?TELKOM KENYA WIFI? *service* has been tailored to meet your internet needs. In a space, where competition has been concentrated on ...


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore Is Returning to The Real Housewives of Atlanta - Bravo
Kenya Moore Is Returning to The Real Housewives of Atlanta  Bravo

The Real Housewives of Atlanta is about to get Gone with the Wind fabulous once again! Kenya Moore is returning to RHOA for Season 12, sources tell PEOPLE ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
All you need to know about the clash between Kenyatta and Ruto - Al Jazeera English
All you need to know about the clash between Kenyatta and Ruto  Al Jazeera English

There is a growing divide between President Kenyatta and Deputy Ruto, highlighted by a recent corruption scandal.


Sat, 17 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya Releases New Bundle with Free Night Data and On-net Calls - Techweez
Telkom Kenya Releases New Bundle with Free Night Data and On-net Calls  Techweez

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 base. The carrier, whose numbers ...


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
You're Gonna Need Shades to See Kenya Moore in This Curve-Hugging Dress - Bravo
You're Gonna Need Shades to See Kenya Moore in This Curve-Hugging Dress  Bravo

Kenya Moore, drab? Never, not in your wildest dreams! The new mother just lit up our feed in what's quite possibly the boldest hue of reddish orange we've ever ...


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Brooklyn Daly Just Said Her First Word, But Kenya Moore Doesn't Think You'll Believe It - Bravo
Brooklyn Daly Just Said Her First Word, But Kenya Moore Doesn't Think You'll Believe It  Bravo

Ever since Kenya Moore gave birth to her daughter, Brooklyn Doris Daly, on November 4, 2018, we've been following her progress. That's why when we thought ...


Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore's Natural Hair Texture Without Relaxer, Chemicals | Lookbook - Bravo
Kenya Moore's Natural Hair Texture Without Relaxer, Chemicals | Lookbook  Bravo

Usually when we see The Real Housewives of Atlanta alum Kenya Moore, she's all glammed up. Case in point: Kenya rocking this bright, bold orange cocktail ...


Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nene Leakes Reveals the Real Problem She Has with Cynthia Bailey and Kenya Moore's Friendship - Bravo
Nene Leakes Reveals the Real Problem She Has with Cynthia Bailey and Kenya Moore's Friendship  Bravo

Nene Leakes explains the root of The Real Housewives of Atlanta Season 11 finale drama with Cynthia Bailey. By Laura Rosenfeld. After Show. Why Is Nene ...


Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore Celebrates Her First Mother's Day as a Mom: "I’ve Waited My Whole Life for This Moment" - Bravo
Kenya Moore Celebrates Her First Mother's Day as a Mom: "I’ve Waited My Whole Life for This Moment"  Bravo

Having become a first-time mom at age 47, Kenya Moore definitely doesn't take motherhood for granted. The Real Housewives of Atlanta cast member took the ...


Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Support Kenya's working mothers, says MP booted from parliament - Aljazeera.com
Support Kenya's working mothers, says MP booted from parliament  Aljazeera.com

Kenyan MP kicked out of parliament for bringing her baby to work says it highlights need for workplaces with nurseries.


Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Responding to drought emergency in Kenya: ACTED and the Start Fund join forces to provide immediate assistance - Kenya - ReliefWeb
Responding to drought emergency in Kenya: ACTED and the Start Fund join forces to provide immediate assistance - Kenya  ReliefWeb

English News and Press Release on Kenya about Food and Nutrition, Water Sanitation Hygiene and Drought; published on 02 Aug 2019 by ACTED.


Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore Is Proud of Her "No Weave" Naturally Long Locks - Bravo
Kenya Moore Is Proud of Her "No Weave" Naturally Long Locks  Bravo

Kenya Moore wears many hats. The Real Housewives of Atlanta new mom has made a name for herself as an actor, director, writer, and how could we forget her ...


Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore and Porsha Williams' Daughters Are Serving up So Much Sass on This Adorable Playdate - Bravo
Kenya Moore and Porsha Williams' Daughters Are Serving up So Much Sass on This Adorable Playdate  Bravo

These photos of Kenya Moore and Porsha Williams with their daughters prove the peach doesn't fall far from the tree. By Laura Rosenfeld. Kenya Moore with ...


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore is Having “Fun Times” After Confirming Her RHOA Return - Bravo
Kenya Moore is Having “Fun Times” After Confirming Her RHOA Return  Bravo

There she is! Kenya Moore has been spotted out in the world hanging and "chillin" with her "girls" Kandi Burruss and Cynthia Bailey in the same week she ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Say Hello to Kenya Moore's Very Ripped Abs - Bravo
Say Hello to Kenya Moore's Very Ripped Abs  Bravo

Cynthia Bailey called it: Motherhood looks good on Kenya Moore! Ever since The Real Housewives of Atlanta former pageant queen gave birth to her daughter ...


Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya court to rule if gay relations are criminal acts - PBS NewsHour
Kenya court to rule if gay relations are criminal acts  PBS NewsHour

Friday's court ruling is expected to be a watershed moment for LGBT equality in Kenya, where people convicted of gay sex face up to 14 years in prison.


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore's Daughter Brooklyn Is Officially a TV Star - Bravo
Kenya Moore's Daughter Brooklyn Is Officially a TV Star  Bravo

Look out, world! Kenya Moore's daughter, Brooklyn Doris Daly, is officially a star: She stepped out with her mama and made her TV debut this week. She first ...


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
From camel to cup: Camel milk froths hopes in drought-hit Kenya - Reuters
From camel to cup: Camel milk froths hopes in drought-hit Kenya  Reuters

WAJIR, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As day breaks over the sandy stretch of Kenyan desert, Salah Abdinoor Issack finishes his dawn prayers and ...


Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore Says Her "Life Is Complete" with New Adorable Photo of Baby Brooklyn Daly - Bravo
Kenya Moore Says Her "Life Is Complete" with New Adorable Photo of Baby Brooklyn Daly  Bravo

Kenya Moore definitely loves life as a new mom to daughter Brooklyn Doris Daly. The Real Housewives of Atlanta mom, who gave birth to her first child with ...


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Multiple sim cards boost Kenya's mobile subscription figures - The Standard
Multiple sim cards boost Kenya's mobile subscription figures  The Standard

NAIROBI, KENYA: Multiple sim cards has fuelled an increase in the number of mobile subscribers in the country, according to new research by Tifa and reelforg.


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
ODM wants Sh1,000 note scrapped by Aug 1 to block sanitizing cash - Capital FM Kenya
ODM wants Sh1,000 note scrapped by Aug 1 to block sanitizing cash  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya Jun 4 - The Orange Democratic Movement Party (ODM) now wants the Central Bank of Kenya to reduce the phasing out period of the current ...


Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom to lay off 500 employees in cost cutting measures - Capital FM Kenya
Telkom to lay off 500 employees in cost cutting measures  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 26 - Telkom Kenya has announced a restructuring plan that will see 500 employees leave the telecom company. The firm says the move is ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel, Telkom in new Kenya dominance deal - Zimbabwe Independent
Airtel, Telkom in new Kenya dominance deal  Zimbabwe Independent

Kenya's telecommunications market is bracing for a possible change of ownership between two telcos, which have been struggling to compete with Safaricom, ...


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore Will Make Her Return to The Real Housewives of Atlanta - Bravo
Kenya Moore Will Make Her Return to The Real Housewives of Atlanta  Bravo

Look who's twirling her way back to The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Kenya Moore will be back to hang with the Georgia Peaches in the upcoming Season 11 ...


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Google to Launch Balloon Internet System in Rural Kenya - Voice of America
Google to Launch Balloon Internet System in Rural Kenya  Voice of America

A Google-backed project to bring internet connectivity to rural areas is set to launch its first *service* in Kenya. The system involves large air balloons carrying ...


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
ODM to soul search after Ugenya, Embakasi South loss: Junet - Capital FM Kenya
ODM to soul search after Ugenya, Embakasi South loss: Junet  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 6 – The Orange Democratic Movement will embark on a soul-searching exercise to identify the cause of its loss in the two by-elections ...


Sat, 06 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore and Michael Rapaport's Feud May Have Just Been Reignited - Bravo
Kenya Moore and Michael Rapaport's Feud May Have Just Been Reignited  Bravo

What does The Real Housewives of Atlanta alum think about his latest comments on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen? By Laura Rosenfeld.


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wajir West ODM candidate quits by-election, to back Jubilee's Kolosh - Capital FM Kenya
Wajir West ODM candidate quits by-election, to back Jubilee's Kolosh  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 9 - The Orange Democratic Movement parliamentary candidate for Wajir West by-election Mohamed Yusuf has withdrawn from the contest.


Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Politician Reveals Another Man's Affair at the Man's Funeral, Sparking Discussion and Backlash - PEOPLE.com
Politician Reveals Another Man's Affair at the Man's Funeral, Sparking Discussion and Backlash  PEOPLE.com

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko made the announcement at the funeral of Ken Okoth, a member of the Kenyan parliament who died of cancer, CNN reports.


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Democratic Movement gives Huduma Namba thumbs up - Capital FM Kenya
Orange Democratic Movement gives Huduma Namba thumbs up  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 2 - The government's National Integrated Identity Management System (NIIMS) registration process better known 'Huduma Namba' has ...


Sat, 02 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore’s Tribute to Her Family Is So Heartwarming - Bravo
Kenya Moore’s Tribute to Her Family Is So Heartwarming  Bravo

Kenya Moore is feeling proud of — and grateful for! — her little family. The Real Housewives of Atlanta alum married husband Marc Daly in June 2017 and they ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore Had THE Most Over-the-Top Cake Made for Her Daughter Brooklyn — Just Because - Bravo
Kenya Moore Had THE Most Over-the-Top Cake Made for Her Daughter Brooklyn — Just Because  Bravo

The Real Housewives of Atlanta mama Kenya Moore ordered a cake for her baby girl, Brooklyn, and it's just as extra as you'd want it to be. By Jenny Berg.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore Teases Her Next TV Project, and It Includes a Familiar Face - Bravo
Kenya Moore Teases Her Next TV Project, and It Includes a Familiar Face  Bravo

Listen up, Kenya Moore is back at it. The Real Housewives of Atlanta alum has confirmed that she'll appear in the upcoming Netflix project Family Reunion.


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Whoa! Kenya Moore as a Baby Proves Daughter Brooklyn Daly Truly Is Her Mini-Me - Bravo
Whoa! Kenya Moore as a Baby Proves Daughter Brooklyn Daly Truly Is Her Mini-Me  Bravo

We already knew Brooklyn Doris Daly was her mama Kenya Moore's mini-me: After all, she is beautiful just like her The Real Housewives of Atlanta mom!


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
BRCK provides free, public Wi-Fi on Kenyan ride-hail buses - RCR Wireless News
BRCK provides free, public Wi-Fi on Kenyan ride-hail buses  RCR Wireless News

BRCK, a Nairobi-based internet hardware and *service* startup, is working with Egyptian ride-hail venture Swvl to install its routers on Swvl buses in Kenya.


Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Mobile Infrastructure, Operators and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Yahoo Finance
Kenya Mobile Infrastructure, Operators and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Kenya - Mobile Infrastructure, Operators and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom's Mwangi named Dec Personality - Capital Sports - Capital FM Kenya
Telkom's Mwangi named Dec Personality - Capital Sports  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 23 - Telkom women's hockey forward Jackline Mwangi was on Wednesday named the StarTimes Sports Personality of the Month for ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telekom Kenya set for huge layoffs ahead of Airtel Africa merger - Total Telecom
Telekom Kenya set for huge layoffs ahead of Airtel Africa merger  Total Telecom

The redundancies will affect engineers and also support office staff.


Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Moore Shows off Her Curvaceous Figure in a Plunging One-Piece - Bravo
Kenya Moore Shows off Her Curvaceous Figure in a Plunging One-Piece  Bravo

Earlier this summer, Kenya Moore made our jaws drop when she flashed her killer abs in a bright yellow, teeny bikini. Now, the new ATL mom, who will be ...


Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New Mom Kenya Moore Shows Her Ripped Body in a Skimpy, Bright Yellow Bikini - Bravo
New Mom Kenya Moore Shows Her Ripped Body in a Skimpy, Bright Yellow Bikini  Bravo

Kenya Moore could stop traffic in her latest look. The Real Housewives of Atlanta alum, who gave birth to daughter Brooklyn Daly just seven months ago, is over ...


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Did Kenya Moore's Daughter Brooklyn Daly Say Her First Word? - Bravo
Did Kenya Moore's Daughter Brooklyn Daly Say Her First Word?  Bravo

The RHOA pal shared an intimate moment of life with her baby and her hopes she becomes BFFs with Porsha Williams' kid. By Jocelyn Vena.


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Kenya's SGR phase 2A project launches test run - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Kenya's SGR phase 2A project launches test run - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

A test train heads back under a staff member's instruction at Suswa station in Kenya, Sept. 10, 2019. Construction of Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) phase 2A ...


Wed, 11 Sep 2019 23:52:39 GMT
Chinese investors launches East Africa's largest diaper factory in Kenya - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Chinese investors launches East Africa's largest diaper factory in Kenya - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Photo taken on Aug. 28, 2019 shows a production line of Sunda Kenya Industrial Diaper Factory in Mavoko, Kenya. Chinese investors on Wednesday launched ...


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Halima Aden Receives Daily Front Row 'Breakthrough Model' Award - Sports Illustrated
Halima Aden Receives Daily Front Row 'Breakthrough Model' Award  Sports Illustrated

Halima Aden made history this year as the first Muslim model to wear a hijab and burkini for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit.


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Is there more than meets the eye in Telkom -Airtel merger? - The Standard
Is there more than meets the eye in Telkom -Airtel merger?  The Standard

The proposed merger between Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya was expected to be an easy deal cheered by the market.


Sun, 08 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya's SGR phase 2A project launches test run - ecns
Kenya's SGR phase 2A project launches test run  ecns

A test train heads back under a staff member's instruction at Suswa station in Kenya, Sept. 10, 2019. Construction of Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) phase 2A ...


Thu, 12 Sep 2019 01:30:52 GMT
Photos: Protests in Rockford and across the globe urge climate action - Rockford Register Star
Photos: Protests in Rockford and across the globe urge climate action  Rockford Register Star

Rowan Mermel, 15, of Roscoe, at right, carries part of an 80-foot-long black tube topped with a two-headed snake symbolizing an oil pipeline on Friday, Sept.


Sat, 21 Sep 2019 00:45:00 GMT
Case activity for Zhengnan Yu vs James Young on Sept. 9 - Southeast Texas Record
Case activity for Zhengnan Yu vs James Young on Sept. 9  Southeast Texas Record

The Harris County Civil Court reported the following activities in the suit brought by Zhengnan Yu against James Young and Kenya N. Young on Sept. 9.


Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel, Telkom Kenya merge to take on Safaricom - Quartz
Airtel, Telkom Kenya merge to take on Safaricom  Quartz

Kenya's second and third largest mobile phone operators are merging to create a stronger challenger to the market leader, Safaricom. Indian-owned Bharti Airtel ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Billions at the centre of CA boardroom fights, insiders say - Standard Digital
Billions at the centre of CA boardroom fights, insiders say  Standard Digital

Few State regulatory agencies have experienced the boardroom wrangles the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has endured in the recent past.


Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Photos: PHOTOS: Global Climate Stike - Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Photos: PHOTOS: Global Climate Stike  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Millions of young people around the world are marching to demand their governments do something to address climate change. [1/47] AP. Protesters ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:12:00 GMT
Most Asian-Australians experience discrimination - Pursuit
Most Asian-Australians experience discrimination  Pursuit

New research that includes the University of Melbourne finds many Asian-Australians experience discrimination at work; limiting opportunities in leadership.


Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Sokowatch follows Alibaba model of B2B e-commerce - Quartz Africa
Kenya's Sokowatch follows Alibaba model of B2B e-commerce  Quartz Africa

Sokowatch has raised $4.5 million building a B2B model which looks to China's Alibaba for inspiration.


Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Jason Spindler survived 9/11. Then he died at the hands of terrorists in Nairobi. - The Washington Post
Jason Spindler survived 9/11. Then he died at the hands of terrorists in Nairobi.  The Washington Post

After Jason Spindler graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2000, he moved to New York to work as an investment banker on Wall Street. Then 9/11 ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Afya Moja: Engaging Communities in One Health in Laikipia, Kenya - Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute
Afya Moja: Engaging Communities in One Health in Laikipia, Kenya  Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute

A group of Kenyan public health graduate students and faculty from Nairobi — the urban capital city of Kenya — also participated in the community education ...


Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Sokowatch expands to Uganda, Rwanda after $2.5m seed round - Ventureburn
Kenya's Sokowatch expands to Uganda, Rwanda after $2.5m seed round  Ventureburn

Nairobi based B2B ecommerce platform Sokowatch has expanded to Rwanda and Uganda after it secured a $2.5-million tranche of seed funding in February.


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Death Toll Rises in Kenya Attack as Distraught Relatives Scramble - The New York Times
Death Toll Rises in Kenya Attack as Distraught Relatives Scramble  The New York Times

The dead now number at least 21, with six more bodies retrieved and a police officer succumbing to injuries. The victims include an American and a British ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Halima Aden becomes first model to wear hijab and burkini in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue - CNN
Halima Aden becomes first model to wear hijab and burkini in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue  CNN

Boundary-breaking Muslim supermodel Halima Aden has made history once again by becoming the first model to wear a hijab and burkini in the Sports ...


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Halima Aden Photos in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2019 - Sports Illustrated
Halima Aden Photos in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2019  Sports Illustrated

See all the photos of Halima Aden in the 2019 isssue of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition.


Wed, 08 May 2019 12:45:53 GMT
Fossils found in museum drawer in Kenya belong to gigantic carnivore: Paleontologists say mammal was larger than a polar bear - Science Daily
Fossils found in museum drawer in Kenya belong to gigantic carnivore: Paleontologists say mammal was larger than a polar bear  Science Daily

Date: April 18, 2019; Source: Ohio University; Summary: Paleontologists have discovered a new species of meat-eating mammal larger than any big cat stalking ...


Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Man who survived September 11 killed in Nairobi terror attack - The Sydney Morning Herald
Man who survived September 11 killed in Nairobi terror attack  The Sydney Morning Herald

An American businessman who died in a terrorist attack on a luxury hotel in Nairobi had missed by only minutes being at his office in the World Trade Center on ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kenyan Native Will Be First Sports Illustrated Model in a Hijab and Burkini - Afro American
Kenyan Native Will Be First Sports Illustrated Model in a Hijab and Burkini  Afro American

By Chelsea Lenora White, Black Press USA. Somali-American model Halima Aden will be the first woman to wear a hijab and burkini in the Sports Illustrated ...


Sat, 04 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Chinese firms in Kenya create 50,000 jobs in 2018: report - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Chinese firms in Kenya create 50,000 jobs in 2018: report - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Job applicants visit a stand at a career fair of Chinese companies in Nairobi, Kenya, on Oct. 29, 2018. An organization of Chinese companies in Kenya on ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya absorbs yu subscribers following buyout - TeleGeography
Airtel Kenya absorbs yu subscribers following buyout  TeleGeography

Kenya. Airtel Kenya has confirmed that its network has 'absorbed' the mobile user base of Essar Telekom Kenya (yu), following the successful conclusion of a ...


Tue, 13 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
China, Kenya relations have developed with deep roots: Chinese envoy - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
China, Kenya relations have developed with deep roots: Chinese envoy - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

NAIROBI, May 23 (Xinhua) -- China and Kenya have deepened mutual political trust and expanded cooperation over the years, pushing their relations to the ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Paulina Porizkova on Battling Ageism and Posing for the SI Swimsuit Issue at 54 - Sports Illustrated
Paulina Porizkova on Battling Ageism and Posing for the SI Swimsuit Issue at 54  Sports Illustrated

For the last decade or so, I've had a recurring nightmare. I'm on a photo shoot for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit at my current age. The sun is setting on a beach, I'm ...


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
After Making History in SI Swimsuit, Halima Aden Won't Let the Haters Bring Her Down - Sports Illustrated
After Making History in SI Swimsuit, Halima Aden Won't Let the Haters Bring Her Down  Sports Illustrated

After becoming the first woman to wear a hijab and burkini in the SI Swimsuit issue, Halima Aden is receiving critcism from all angles, but she's looking beyond ...


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Chinese embassy in Kenya holds activity with local SGR employees in Nairobi - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Chinese embassy in Kenya holds activity with local SGR employees in Nairobi - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Kenyan workers of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) commuter train take a selfie at the Chinese embassy in Kenya in Nairobi, Kenya, on Nov. 23, 2018.


Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Sokowatch raises further $2.5m funding, expands to Rwanda, Uganda - Disrupt Africa
Kenya's Sokowatch raises further $2.5m funding, expands to Rwanda, Uganda  Disrupt Africa

Kenyan startup Sokowatch has expanded into Rwanda and Uganda after securing a further tranche of seed funding worth US$2.5 million in February.


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya-born model to grace sports magazine cover - nation.co.ke
Kenya-born model to grace sports magazine cover  nation.co.ke

She left Kenya for the United States as a refugee 14 years ago, came back for a photo-shooting mission that will not only have her featured on the cover of ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Party call: Telecoms in East Africa set for mergers, acquisitions - The East African
Party call: Telecoms in East Africa set for mergers, acquisitions  The East African

East Africa's mobile telephony market is set for more mergers and acquisition as stiff competition puts the revenues of the existing operators under pressure.


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Auditor General finds Sh35bn pending bills fake - The Star, Kenya
Auditor General finds Sh35bn pending bills fake  The Star, Kenya

Thirty-five billion of pending bills in counties are illegal, the auditor general has unearthed, in what may return to haunt governors in the ongoing anti-graft ...


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sokowatch closes $2 million seed round to modernize Africa’s B2B retail - TechCrunch
Sokowatch closes $2 million seed round to modernize Africa’s B2B retail  TechCrunch

Kenya based Sokowatch aims to shake up the supply chain market for Africa's informal retailers. The B2B e-commerce company closed a $2 million seed ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telcos’ merger only option, say analysts - The Standard
Telcos’ merger only option, say analysts  The Standard

Experts at Citibank reckon Airtel, Telkom Kenya have run out of room to grow by themselves and must join forces to stay afloat.


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Huawei unveils its own operating system after US restrictions - The Star, Kenya
Huawei unveils its own operating system after US restrictions  The Star, Kenya

Huawei Technologies unveiled on Friday its proprietary operating system for smartphones and other devices, as US trade restrictions imposed in May threaten ...


Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya is realizing the benefits of BRI: minister - Global Times
Kenya is realizing the benefits of BRI: minister  Global Times

As an active participant in the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), how does Kenya view the opportunities and benefits the initiative offers? What are ...


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Emory scientist was told to vacate his office. He says move is reprisal for activism on Asian ties - Science Magazine
Emory scientist was told to vacate his office. He says move is reprisal for activism on Asian ties  Science Magazine

A tenured professor of anesthesiology at Emory University in Atlanta says he is being targeted by school administrators because of a letter he and other faculty ...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Chinese firms demand Sh17b over aborted JKIA deal - Nairobi News
Chinese firms demand Sh17b over aborted JKIA deal  Nairobi News

Though taxpayers paid a Chinese firm Sh4.2 billion for no work done on a new terminal at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), they may have to fork out ...


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenyan startups picked for global innovation awards - Business Daily
Kenyan startups picked for global innovation awards  Business Daily

Four Kenyan firms are among 40 companies that have received global recognition for championing digital innovations that positively impact local society.


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Panic as Nyali residents spot crocodiles roaming freely - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
Panic as Nyali residents spot crocodiles roaming freely  Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Residents of Nyali in Mombasa tourist resort city are living in fear after several crocodiles were spotted outside various residential houses.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenyan fresh produce exporters hope to grow Chinese market - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Kenyan fresh produce exporters hope to grow Chinese market - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

NAIROBI, Oct. 31 (Xinhua) -- *Fresh* produce exporters from Kenya are looking forward to the upcoming China International Import Expo (CIIE), which takes place ...


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In pics: opening ceremony of 2nd global session of UN Science-Policy-Business Forum - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
In pics: opening ceremony of 2nd global session of UN Science-Policy-Business Forum - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

The photo taken on March 9, 2019 shows the opening ceremony of the second global session of the UN Science-Policy-Business Forum on the Environment in ...


Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Yu Group shares surge higher after accounting review - Proactive Investors UK
Yu Group shares surge higher after accounting review  Proactive Investors UK

We have made significant progress in implementing new systems and processes and the board is confident that we have weathered the storm”


Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Halima Aden's Newest Groundbreaking Photoshoot Is Here - MTV.com
Halima Aden's Newest Groundbreaking Photoshoot Is Here  MTV.com

The model and activist is bringing the burkini to 'Sports Illustrated Swimsuit'


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cycling Toward Success in Kenya | by Brian Malika - Project Syndicate
Cycling Toward Success in Kenya | by Brian Malika  Project Syndicate

In 2003, Kenya made primary education free, dramatically increasing enrollment, but also unintentionally lengthening commuting distances for many students.


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel faults CA Sh2bn licence fees after Yu Mobile buyout - Business Daily
Airtel faults CA Sh2bn licence fees after Yu Mobile buyout  Business Daily

Airtel Kenya wants the Communications Authority of Kenya ordered to issue *fresh* permit expiring in January 2025.


Wed, 25 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
World Leaders Gather in Kenya for Environment - The Weather Channel
World Leaders Gather in Kenya for Environment  The Weather Channel

A total of 4700 heads of state, business leaders, senior UN officials and civil society representatives have gathered in Kenya.


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Feature: Chinese volunteers boost Kenya's tourism sector - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Feature: Chinese volunteers boost Kenya's tourism sector - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

The 53-year-old employee of PowerChina International Group Wang Yan Tao (middle), serves as a tour guide for Chinese tourists at Karen Blixen House.


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kenyan man crowned world’s best teacher, wins US$1 million - South China Morning Post
Kenyan man crowned world’s best teacher, wins US$1 million  South China Morning Post

A maths and physics teacher from a secondary school in a remote village in Kenya's Rift Valley has won the US$1 million Global Teacher Prize for 2019, ...


Sun, 24 Mar 2019 17:45:28 GMT
‘Fosse/Verdon’ Director Jessica Yu on Getting Inside Bob Fosse’s Mind, Tackling #MeToo - Variety
‘Fosse/Verdon’ Director Jessica Yu on Getting Inside Bob Fosse’s Mind, Tackling #MeToo  Variety

Oscar winner Jessica Yu was previously Emmy-nominated for a nonfiction project (in 2006), but helming the fourth episode of FX limited series “Fosse/Verdon” ...


Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Foreign businesses see Belt and Road as development opportunity - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Foreign businesses see Belt and Road as development opportunity - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

BEIJING, Nov. 15 (Xinhua) -- The Belt and Road Initiative has brought concrete benefits to both Chinese and foreign businesses, said a number of company ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
China is broadening its efforts to win over African audiences - The Economist
China is broadening its efforts to win over African audiences  The Economist

EVER SINCE the Kenyan government signed a deal in 2014 for a state-owned Chinese company to build a railway between Nairobi and Kenya's main port in ...


Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
China to host World Environment Day in June - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
China to host World Environment Day in June - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Photo shows the closing ceremony of the fourth session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA4) in Nairobi, Kenya, March 15, 2019. (Xinhua/Zhang Yu).


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tennis: Kenya’s Njogu falls to Sallay in ITF tourney - The Standard
Tennis: Kenya’s Njogu falls to Sallay in ITF tourney  The Standard

Albert Njogu’s hopes of winning his first title this year were dashed when he lost to Peter Sallay of Hungary in the boys singles final of the Interna.


Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Dowry budget that 'can offset Kenya's debt to China' - Standard Digital
Dowry budget that 'can offset Kenya's debt to China'  Standard Digital

If some of the figures being shared online are anything to go by, many young men will cuddle themselves to sleep for years to come.


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Reactivation of PTEN tumor suppressor for cancer treatment through inhibition of a MYC-WWP1 inhibitory pathway - Science Magazine
Reactivation of PTEN tumor suppressor for cancer treatment through inhibition of a MYC-WWP1 inhibitory pathway  Science Magazine

The protein PTEN is a phosphatase and tumor suppressor whose activity is often decreased in human cancers. Thus, reactivating such a protein could ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Work on key western city bypass begins - The Standard
Work on key western city bypass begins  The Standard

Chinese contractor has got to work on Sh17b road project to decongest the capital after protracted financing delays.


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Communications Authority (CA) board insists Yu Mobile deal 'clean' - The Standard Digital News
Communications Authority (CA) board insists Yu Mobile deal 'clean'  The Standard Digital News

The Communications Authority (CA) has dispelled claims that the sale of Essar Telecom Kenya Ltd was riddled with corruption.


Thu, 21 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Goodbye to yu? Intrigues behind sale of third-largest mobile operator - The Standard Digital News
Goodbye to yu? Intrigues behind sale of third-largest mobile operator  The Standard Digital News

Essar Group’s sale of a stake in yuMobile to raise Sh8.5 billion for the teleco’s operations is said to have attracted bids from its competitors such as ...


Tue, 25 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Canadian jailed after deadly Kenya attack now safe at home in Ontario - CBC News
Canadian jailed after deadly Kenya attack now safe at home in Ontario  CBC News

A Canadian citizen arrested after a January terrorist attack on a hotel complex in Nairobi is back in Canada after 21 days in a Kenyan jail. Abdihakim Guleid ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
China funded training opportunities bridge skills gap in Kenya - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
China funded training opportunities bridge skills gap in Kenya - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

NAIROBI, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- China has made significant contribution to help bridge skills gap in Kenya by offering training opportunities for the country's youth ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
New light into the recent evolution of the African rift valley: Field research on the border between Ethiopia and Kenya provides new insights into the break-up of continents - Science Daily
New light into the recent evolution of the African rift valley: Field research on the border between Ethiopia and Kenya provides new insights into the break-up of continents  Science Daily

Continental rift valleys are huge fractures on the surface of the Earth that break continental plates with the eventual development of new oceans. Although ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model Halima Aden talks wearing a hijab, burkini: ‘I’m so incredibly grateful’ - Fox News
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model Halima Aden talks wearing a hijab, burkini: ‘I’m so incredibly grateful’  Fox News

Halima Aden is still stunned she's made history. The Somali-American model previously made headlines at age 19 when she competed in the Miss Minnesota ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel hangs up on merger plan with Telkom Kenya - Standard Digital
Airtel hangs up on merger plan with Telkom Kenya  Standard Digital

[Wilberforce Okwiri, Standard] Mobile network operator Airtel has backed out of a planned merger with Telkom Kenya dealing a blow to the move that could have ...


Sun, 10 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Feature: China-sponsored school boosts literacy among Kenyan slum children - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Feature: China-sponsored school boosts literacy among Kenyan slum children - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Students attend class at the KEDA DBSA School in Nairobi, Kenya, on Sept. 7, 2018. The KEDA DBSA school was constructed by Chinese volunteers affiliated ...


Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya will soon get 01** prefix once approved by the Communication Authority of Kenya - Dignited
Airtel Kenya will soon get 01** prefix once approved by the Communication Authority of Kenya  Dignited

Airtel is the second largest mobile network operator in terms of subscriber base in Kenya. Airtel trails behind Safaricom and is closely followed behind by Telkom ...


Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Sokowatch to expand after revenue growth - Bizcommunity.com
Kenya's Sokowatch to expand after revenue growth  Bizcommunity.com

Kenyan startup Sokowatch, a mobile-based ordering and delivery network for small shops, has revealed plans to expand to Mombasa in the third quarter of this ...


Tue, 13 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Wangusi heads for exit amid raging battle for ICT billions - The Standard
Wangusi heads for exit amid raging battle for ICT billions  The Standard

Regulator's revenue from licence fees has sometimes split the board down the middle.


Sun, 02 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
China's Huawei to scale up investment in Kenya - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
China's Huawei to scale up investment in Kenya - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Chinese tech giant Huawei will scale up investment in broadband infrastructure and skills transfer to hasten Kenya's digital revolution, executives said at a ...


Sat, 17 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Kenyan players get mixed results at ITF junior circuit - NTV
Kenyan players get mixed results at ITF junior circuit  NTV

Kenyan tennis players registered mixed results on day three of the 1st leg of the ITF East Africa 18 & Under Junior Circuit that is currently underway at.


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Fresh details emerge on murder of Kiru Boys principal Solomon Mwangi - Daily Nation
Fresh details emerge on murder of Kiru Boys principal Solomon Mwangi  Daily Nation

Ms Jane Muthoni, the main suspect in the murder of Mr Solomon Mwangi, her husband and former Kiru Boys principal, was with her husband prior to his death.


Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei breaks price ceiling with Sh260,000 smartphone - The Standard
Huawei breaks price ceiling with Sh260,000 smartphone  The Standard

Huawei Technologies unveiled a Sh260,000 ($2,600) folding smartphone on Sunday which it said was primed for next generation 5G mobile connections, even ...


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Meet the student who went straight from a Kenyan refugee camp to Acadia - CBC.ca
Meet the student who went straight from a Kenyan refugee camp to Acadia  CBC.ca

Noor Ahmed is originally from Mogadishu, Somalia. When he was in his teens, his family fled to the Kenyan refugee camp of Dadaab because of civil war, ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Huawei launches Mate X foldable phone - The Standard
Huawei launches Mate X foldable phone  The Standard

Huawei becomes the second phone company to launch a foldable smartphone just days after Samsung unveiled theirs.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
A tailormade drug developed in record time may save girl from fatal brain disease - Science Magazine
A tailormade drug developed in record time may save girl from fatal brain disease  Science Magazine

DNA-based therapy for Batten disease shows promise of personalized medicine.


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hippo kills Taiwanese tourist in Kenya - Global News
Hippo kills Taiwanese tourist in Kenya  Global News

A tourist from Taiwan was attacked and killed by a hippo while taking pictures on the edge of Lake Naivasha in Kenya, authorities said Sunday.


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Ominde beats Taiwan’s Chia to progress to the quarter finals - The Star, Kenya
Kenya's Ominde beats Taiwan’s Chia to progress to the quarter finals  The Star, Kenya

Derrick Ominde beat Taiwan's Chia Chieh Lin 6-7(4), 7-6 (6), 6-4 to progress to the quarter finals of the ITF East Africa 18 and under junior tennis circuit ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
sun yuan and peng yu's silicon chair whips around violently at the venice art biennale - Designboom
sun yuan and peng yu's silicon chair whips around violently at the venice art biennale  Designboom

artists sun yuan and peng yu present dear, an installation comprising a white silicon chair behind a plexiglass barrier, at the venice art biennale.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya launches 4G services offering faster internet speeds - Economic Times
Airtel Kenya launches 4G services offering faster internet speeds  Economic Times

Airtel Kenyas 4G services will initially be available in Nairobi and Mombasa, which will be followed by rollouts in other towns and cities.


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
USSD Codes: List of All Short Codes for Safaricom, Airtel Kenya and Telkom Kenya - Kenyans
USSD Codes: List of All Short Codes for Safaricom, Airtel Kenya and Telkom Kenya  Kenyans

USSD codes have created a new and possibly better way for Kenyans to access services from mobile network operators. These menus can provide some of the ...


Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Contest for Jack Ma enterprise prize to kick off March 27 - Business Daily
Contest for Jack Ma enterprise prize to kick off March 27  Business Daily

Call for entries in the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI), founded by the Jack Ma Foundation, will officially start on March 27.


Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Get those young digital natives in the room when talking wildlife - The East African
Get those young digital natives in the room when talking wildlife  The East African

African governments can still make better choices to ensure wildlife thrives in a modern Africa.


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Safari operators expect to feel the love from 'Lion King' release - Travel Weekly
Safari operators expect to feel the love from 'Lion King' release  Travel Weekly

Disney's much-anticipated remake of the 1994 classic "The Lion King" hit the big screen this month, and although tour operators say it's too early to tell what kind ...


Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei launches 1st 5G mobile phone for commercial use - The Standard
Huawei launches 1st 5G mobile phone for commercial use  The Standard

Huawei on Friday launched its first 5G mobile phone for commercial use in Shenzhen.


Sat, 10 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
A molecular perovskite solid solution with piezoelectricity stronger than lead zirconate titanate - Science Magazine
A molecular perovskite solid solution with piezoelectricity stronger than lead zirconate titanate  Science Magazine

Piezoelectric materials produce charge when they are deformed, making them ideal for various types of sensors. However, virtually all piezoelectric materials ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Meet the wonder campus student who works three jobs and still makes time for her daughter - The Standard
Meet the wonder campus student who works three jobs and still makes time for her daughter  The Standard

Miss Rutere had previously joined KMTC in 2009 to study pharmacy but had to drop out in her final year due to lack of fees. The debts had piled up and there ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Ice Lions played 1 game in Canada. How a Toronto man helped them play 1 more - CBC.ca
Kenya's Ice Lions played 1 game in Canada. How a Toronto man helped them play 1 more  CBC.ca

Kenya's hockey team — the Kenya Ice Lions — arrived in Canada recently for their first ever game with another team. Torontonian Garry Mercer made the visit ...


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wendy Yu is the most powerful woman in fashion you've never heard of - The Times
Wendy Yu is the most powerful woman in fashion you've never heard of  The Times

The first time I met Wendy Yu was last February at Kensington Palace. This was the splendiferous locus for her Chinese new year celebrations. If you want an ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Chinese airlines suspend Boeing 737 Max 8 flights following Ethiopian Airlines crash - Business Traveller
Chinese airlines suspend Boeing 737 Max 8 flights following Ethiopian Airlines crash  Business Traveller

Passengers who have upcoming trips with some Chinese airlines would be wise to check with their airline or travel agent about any potential disruptions to their ...


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Inside China's audacious global propaganda campaign | News - The Guardian
Inside China's audacious global propaganda campaign | News  The Guardian

The long read: Beijing is buying up media outlets and training scores of foreign journalists to 'tell China's story well' – as part of a worldwide influence campaign ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Huawei maintains lead over Apple shipping 52m phones in three months - Capital FM Kenya
Huawei maintains lead over Apple shipping 52m phones in three months  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 7 - Huawei has retained its position as the second leading smartphone company in global smartphone shipment. According to analyst ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Africa Takes a Seat in the 'Made in China' Workshop - Caixin Global
Africa Takes a Seat in the 'Made in China' Workshop  Caixin Global

(Nairobi, Kenya) — On the surface at least, tile-maker Twyford Ceramics looks like a precisely stamped copy of the thousands of manufacturers that have earned ...


Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:47:04 GMT
How referendum reality could upset political arena ahead of 2022 - Standard Digital
How referendum reality could upset political arena ahead of 2022  Standard Digital

(Wilberforce Okwiri, Standard) It is *fresh* headache for President Uhuru Kenyatta, his deputy William Ruto and opposition leader Raila Odinga as the reality of a ...


Sat, 20 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The long road for T-Kash in money market - Business Daily
The long road for T-Kash in money market  Business Daily

So Telkom Kenya wants a piece of the 'mobile money' pie with T-kash. That pie is so near, yet so far. And, if approached the traditional sales manner, the pie will ...


Wed, 28 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
South Africa has 11 official languages. Why the fuss over learning Mandarin? - The Christian Science Monitor
South Africa has 11 official languages. Why the fuss over learning Mandarin?  The Christian Science Monitor

Learning another language can feel adventurous, or even liberating. But in South Africa, where generations of students were forced to study colonizers' ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon: Kenyans monopolise podium positions but all enjoy morning out - The Straits Times
Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon: Kenyans monopolise podium positions but all enjoy morning out  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - The fabled runners from Kenya dominated the podium positions in the men's and women's races at the 2018 Standard Chartered Singapore ...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Chinese investor defends purchase of Sh2b land near State House - Nairobi News
Chinese investor defends purchase of Sh2b land near State House  Nairobi News

A Chinese investor has defended at the High Court ownership of a Sh2 billion parcel of land located near State House. Catham Properties Limited is embroiled ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Lava Expands Operations in Africa, Entering Ghana, Kenya, and Nigeria - Gadgets 360
Lava Expands Operations in Africa, Entering Ghana, Kenya, and Nigeria  Gadgets 360

Domestic smartphone manufacturer Lava International on Monday announced it has entered Ghana, Nigeria and Kenya markets as part of its global expansion ...


Mon, 04 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Essar exits telecoms with yuMobile sale to Safaricom, Airtel - Telecoms.com
Essar exits telecoms with yuMobile sale to Safaricom, Airtel  Telecoms.com

India-based investment group Essar has completed the sale of its Kenyan mobile operator yuMobile, officially known as Telekom Kenya Limited (ETKL), marking ...


Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
China jails 44 Taiwanese for fraud in case denounced by Taipei - Reuters
China jails 44 Taiwanese for fraud in case denounced by Taipei  Reuters

A Beijing court on Thursday handed down jail sentences of up to 15 years to 85 people deported from Kenya for telecoms fraud, including 44 from self-ruled ...


Wed, 20 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
industrial robot continuously sweeps blood-like fluid in sun yuan + peng yu's 'can't help myself' - Designboom
industrial robot continuously sweeps blood-like fluid in sun yuan + peng yu's 'can't help myself'  Designboom

in sun yuan and peng yu's can't help myself, an industrial robot turns and flexes restlessly at the venice art biennale 2019.


Sun, 12 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Telkom disputes Safaricom debt size in Airtel merger tiff - Business Daily
Telkom disputes Safaricom debt size in Airtel merger tiff  Business Daily

The row could delay approvals for the merger to create a stronger challenger to Safaricom.


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 05:34:26 GMT
Safaricom pays Sh74.9bn dividends early - Business Daily
Safaricom pays Sh74.9bn dividends early  Business Daily

Safaricom is among a few NSE-listed firms that pay dividends earlier than the fixed timeline,


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 06:45:00 GMT
Mobile loans apps Tala, Branch, Okash face scrutiny in Kenya - Quartz
Mobile loans apps Tala, Branch, Okash face scrutiny in Kenya  Quartz

The uptake of digital lending has been on the rise across Kenya, boosted by growing smartphone adoption and the availability of mobile money transfer systems ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:15:00 GMT
How Safaricom continues to catalyse Kenya's socioeconomic development - Africa Outlook Magazine
How Safaricom continues to catalyse Kenya's socioeconomic development  Africa Outlook Magazine

For Safaricom, success is not dictated by finances and statistics. It is determined by a wider purpose of catalysing community development and supporting ...


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 09:09:56 GMT
Safaricom seeks Sh1.2bn debt before Airtel, Telkom merger - Business Daily
Safaricom seeks Sh1.2bn debt before Airtel, Telkom merger  Business Daily

Safaricom acting CEO Michael Joseph wants Telkom Kenya and Airtel to pay a Sh1.2 billion debt before the two companies are allowed to merge. Mr Joseph ...


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom says Telkom and Airtel Kenya owe it close to Sh1.3 billion - The Star, Kenya
Safaricom says Telkom and Airtel Kenya owe it close to Sh1.3 billion  The Star, Kenya

On Tuesday, Telkom Kenya accused Safaricom of having a hand in the delayed merger.


Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Is Kenya waging war on Somalia’s economic lifeline? - TRT World
Is Kenya waging war on Somalia’s economic lifeline?  TRT World

The destruction of telecom towers in Somalia, allegedly by Kenyan forces, will damage Somalia's economy and could destabilise the entire Horn of Africa.


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 14:23:43 GMT
Audio: How man claiming to be from Safaricom tried to con... - Citizen TV
Audio: How man claiming to be from Safaricom tried to con...  Citizen TV

On Wednesday at around 11:15am, I received a phone call from a man claiming to be from Safaricom.


Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom 2019 - Africa Outlook Magazine
Safaricom 2019  Africa Outlook Magazine

For Safaricom, success is not dictated by finances and statistics. It is determined by a wider purpose of catalysing community development and supporting ...


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:38:21 GMT
Safaricom commits to plant 5 million trees in 5 years - Capital FM Kenya
Safaricom commits to plant 5 million trees in 5 years  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 22 - Safaricom has partnered with Kenya Forest *Service* to plant 5 million trees in the next five years to create sustainable forest Kenya ...


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bob Collymore, the artist who changed Safaricom - - African Business Magazine
Bob Collymore, the artist who changed Safaricom -  African Business Magazine

Bob Collymore, the CEO of Safaricom, Kenya's biggest telecommunications company, passed away on 1 July, but his achievements live on.


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom Demands Kenyan Rivals Pay Debt Before Merger - Bloomberg
Safaricom Demands Kenyan Rivals Pay Debt Before Merger  Bloomberg

Kenya's biggest mobile operator asked the regulator to compel its rivals to pay debt it's owed before approving their proposed merger. Safaricom Plc demanded ...


Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom give Sh3m for Madoka, Mombasa races - Daily Nation
Safaricom give Sh3m for Madoka, Mombasa races  Daily Nation

This year's Safaricom Madoka Half Marathon slated for October 5 in Ngerenyi, Taita Taveta County, got a major boost on Wednesday when six companies ...


Thu, 12 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei takes mobile internet to teachers in rural Kenya - Daily Nation
Huawei takes mobile internet to teachers in rural Kenya  Daily Nation

Over six thousand Kenyan teachers in rural areas which are not adequately covered by internet will benefit from a mobile digital classroom training.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:38:51 GMT
SportPesa told to reapply for betting licence in Kenya - The Citizen
SportPesa told to reapply for betting licence in Kenya  The Citizen

Sports betting firm SportPesa will be required to apply afresh for a betting licence, Kenya's Betting Control and Licensing Board (BCLB) now says.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 03:01:27 GMT
No M-Pesa due to wrecked telcom masts on border - The Star, Kenya
No M-Pesa due to wrecked telcom masts on border  The Star, Kenya

Residents say they have to walk long distances to communicate or transfer money.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 21:01:36 GMT
Kenya’s most expensive mobile loans - The East African
Kenya’s most expensive mobile loans  The East African

Buying electricity on credit through a Safaricom associate is the most expensive digital mobile lending in ranking by the bankers lobby group, which also that ...


Fri, 13 Sep 2019 13:37:52 GMT
Safaricom firm pledges support for green growth, inclusivity - IOL
Safaricom firm pledges support for green growth, inclusivity  IOL

The report titled "Towards reducing inequalities" shed light on innovative measures Safaricom has adopted to promote equity, diversity and inclusion.


Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya’s Safaricom achieves 50pc female employees target - The Citizen
Kenya’s Safaricom achieves 50pc female employees target  The Citizen

Safaricom says it has achieved 50 percent share of female employees on its payroll, coming amid an increase in the number of direct and indirect jobs it ...


Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Implement dominance report, departing CA boss now urges - The Standard
Implement dominance report, departing CA boss now urges  The Standard

Wangusi, who oversaw the conducting of the Analysys Mason study, wants the regulator to enforce it and amend it if the need arises.


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 08:30:00 GMT
Safaricom more than doubles home fibre link - Daily Nation
Safaricom more than doubles home fibre link  Daily Nation

Safaricom has more than doubled the number of customers it has connected to its home fibre network to reach 297885 households.


Sun, 01 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom starts hunt for Collymore replacement - Business Daily
Safaricom starts hunt for Collymore replacement  Business Daily

The identity of the next person to take charge of the country's largest listed frim has elicited public interest and debate in recent weeks.


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom’s market value beats all other NSE firms combined - Business Daily
Safaricom’s market value beats all other NSE firms combined  Business Daily

Safaricom's market valuation has exceeded 50 percent of the Sh2.22 trillion stock market.


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
‘This is my company’, Michael Joseph hints at extended stay at... - Citizen TV
‘This is my company’, Michael Joseph hints at extended stay at...  Citizen TV

Safaricom's CEO Michael Joseph has dropped the biggest hint yet at an extended stay at the helm of the giant telco in what makes for his second coming.


Sat, 31 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom customers register improved experience in year of... - Citizen TV
Safaricom customers register improved experience in year of...  Citizen TV

Safaricom subscribers remained *content* with the telco's network experience to override notable outages in the operator's *service* in the past year.


Sat, 24 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom Signs MOU with Kenya Forest Service on Tree Planting - Soko Directory Team
Safaricom Signs MOU with Kenya Forest Service on Tree Planting  Soko Directory Team

Safaricom has today, 22nd August 2019, signed an MOU with the Kenya Forest *Service* (KFS) allowing it to plant trees within Kenyan forests.


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom achieves 50pc female employees target - Daily Nation
Safaricom achieves 50pc female employees target  Daily Nation

Safaricom says it has achieved 50 percent share of female employees on its payroll.


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom spurs return of NSE foreign investors - Business Daily
Safaricom spurs return of NSE foreign investors  Business Daily

Foreign investor flows at the NSE returned to positive territory in August, helped by interest in the Safaricom stock ahead of the firm's September 2 books' closure ...


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
PATRICK GATHARA - The Evolving Politics of Death in Kenya - The Elephant
PATRICK GATHARA - The Evolving Politics of Death in Kenya  The Elephant

Attitudes about death and bodies have evolved over time writes PATRICK GATHARA. But the politics of death in today's context has been marred with colonial ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:11:25 GMT
Revealed: Kenya’s most expensive mobile loans - Business Daily
Revealed: Kenya’s most expensive mobile loans  Business Daily

Buying electricity on credit through a Safaricom associate is the most expensive digital mobile lending in ranking by the bankers lobby group, which also that ...


Fri, 13 Sep 2019 08:04:46 GMT
Athletes set for Kabarak Half Marathon - The Standard
Athletes set for Kabarak Half Marathon  The Standard

Experienced runners have been enlisted for the third edition of Kabarak Half Marathon today.


Sat, 21 Sep 2019 01:00:00 GMT
Feature: Mobile apps usher in new era of digital farmers in Kenya - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua
Feature: Mobile apps usher in new era of digital farmers in Kenya - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

NAIROBI, Sept. 18 (Xinhua)--If she wants to grow any crop these days, Grace Nanjala, a farmer in Uasin Gishu County in northwest Kenya, normally goes to her ...


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 16:06:55 GMT
THE CUTTING EDGE - Daily Nation
THE CUTTING EDGE  Daily Nation

The Kalpa opposes the plan to hire some 20 pilots to help solve the problem of frequent delays and flight cancellations.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 22:00:40 GMT
Telkom boss: Merger with Airtel Kenya is our last hope for survival - The Standard
Telkom boss: Merger with Airtel Kenya is our last hope for survival  The Standard

Planned merger with Airtel Kenya is necessary not only to ensure survival of Telkom but also to sustain the livelihoods of thousands.


Sun, 01 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya Ports Authority, Safaricom sponsor 14th edition of Madoka Marathon - Kenya News Agency
Kenya Ports Authority, Safaricom sponsor 14th edition of Madoka Marathon  Kenya News Agency

The Madoka half Marathon on Tuesday received financial support from various sponsors, including Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) and Safaricom to the tune of ...


Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom to Add 2000 4G Stations as Shareholders Approve Largest Dividend Payout - Techweez
Safaricom to Add 2000 4G Stations as Shareholders Approve Largest Dividend Payout  Techweez

Safaricom shareholders have approved KES 74.92 billion dividend payout for the FY that ended in March 31, 2019. This one of the telco's biggest payout, ...


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom aims to adapt to customer centric approach - CIO East Africa
Safaricom aims to adapt to customer centric approach  CIO East Africa

The Safaricom PLC Annual General Meeting for the closure of the financial year of 2019, was held on 30thAugust, at the Bomas of Kenya from 11.00am.


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile credit expands mass surveillance of ordinary Kenyans - Coda Story
Mobile credit expands mass surveillance of ordinary Kenyans  Coda Story

'Fintech' apps bring credit to poor Kenyans. Debt and invasions of privacy are part of the deal.


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:54:00 GMT
Man who got M-Pesa cash by mistake charged with theft - The Star, Kenya
Man who got M-Pesa cash by mistake charged with theft  The Star, Kenya

Atieno tried to reach the accused to refund the money since she knew him but he ignored calls.


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:03:45 GMT
Safaricom makes free YouTube data bundle a permanent offering, cuts it down to 2GB - Android Kenya
Safaricom makes free YouTube data bundle a permanent offering, cuts it down to 2GB  Android Kenya

Back in February, Safaricom announced a new subscription plan for its subscribers. Dubbed “All In One monthly bundles”, the new plan allowed users access to ...


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Facebook to train Kenyan SMEs on digital advertising - Business Daily
Facebook to train Kenyan SMEs on digital advertising  Business Daily

Facebook has launched an initiative to help equip SMEs in Kenya with digital skills.


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 17:08:23 GMT
Safaricom Makes Dividend Payments Before Set Date - Soko Directory Team
Safaricom Makes Dividend Payments Before Set Date  Soko Directory Team

While most companies wait to make their dividend payments on the set date, Safaricom has begun making its dividend payments which had been scheduled.


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:33:34 GMT
Safaricom data bundles - HapaKenya
Safaricom data bundles  HapaKenya

Safaricom offers data bundles for 24 hours, 7 days and 30 days. Some of the data bundles come with calls and free WhatsApp.


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom Kenya CEO Collymore Dies After Battle With Cancer - Bloomberg
Safaricom Kenya CEO Collymore Dies After Battle With Cancer  Bloomberg

Safaricom Plc Chief Executive Officer Bob Collymore, whose push into mobile payments spurred a five-fold increase in the Kenyan company's value, died after a ...


Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nokia 7.2 comes in single and dual SIM variants priced at Kshs 34,000 - Android Kenya
Nokia 7.2 comes in single and dual SIM variants priced at Kshs 34,000  Android Kenya

The Nokia 7.2 and Nokia 6.2 with triple cameras are now official in Kenya priced at Kshs 34000 and Kshs 24000 respectively.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 20:15:22 GMT
Voice calls most preferred to texting by Kenyan mobile users - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
Voice calls most preferred to texting by Kenyan mobile users  Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Voice calls are losing their grounds to texting in Kenya due to the growth of instant messaging and social media applications. The latest research by Deloitte ...


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 11:40:46 GMT
Kenya regulators warn MPs on Safaricom split bill - Mobile World Live
Kenya regulators warn MPs on Safaricom split bill  Mobile World Live

Kenya's central bank and communications regulators urged caution about imposing a law which would force Safaricom to separate its m-Pesa business from its ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya market leader Safaricom seeks new chief executive - Financial Times
Kenya market leader Safaricom seeks new chief executive  Financial Times

Safaricom, Kenya's biggest telecoms company, is seeking a replacement for its chief executive, Bob Collymore, who is likely to step down from the high-profile ...


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecommunication Market Benefits, Forthcoming Developments, Business Opportunities & Future Investments to 2024 -Maroc Telecom, Orascom Telecom Algerie, Safaricom, Telecom Egypt - Market Segment
Telecommunication Market Benefits, Forthcoming Developments, Business Opportunities & Future Investments to 2024 -Maroc Telecom, Orascom Telecom Algerie, Safaricom, Telecom Egypt  Market Segment

“A Telecommunication Market Research Report :- This research report classifies the global Telecommunication market in terms of top players/brands, region, ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:32:10 GMT
Kenyans borrowed about 81 billion on Safaricom's Fuliza in 6 months - report - Tuko.co.ke
Kenyans borrowed about 81 billion on Safaricom's Fuliza in 6 months - report  Tuko.co.ke

Tuko.co.ke News ? A new report has revealed Kenyans have been on a borrowing spree in the past six months since telco giant Safaricom introduced overdraft ...


Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom bets future on mobile payments Mpesa - Financial Times
Safaricom bets future on mobile payments Mpesa  Financial Times

Safaricom, Kenya's biggest mobile network provider, has predicted that within three years its pioneering digital payments business Mpesa will generate more ...


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Safaricom to focus on expanding M-Pesa, says interim CEO - Reuters Africa
Kenya's Safaricom to focus on expanding M-Pesa, says interim CEO  Reuters Africa

The interim CEO of Kenya's top telecoms operator Safaricom said on Wednesday he would focus on expanding the firm's mobile financial services business ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom, Vodacom plan $13 million purchase of M-Pesa rights from Vodafone - Reuters
Safaricom, Vodacom plan $13 million purchase of M-Pesa rights from Vodafone  Reuters

Kenya's Safaricom will start a joint venture with Vodacom to acquire the intellectual property rights to the popular M-Pesa mobile financial services platform from ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
PesaLink deals hit Sh220b - The Standard
PesaLink deals hit Sh220b  The Standard

About Sh220 billion has been moved through Pesalink, a payment system owned by the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA). The increase is more than two-fold ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Safaricom secures deal to use M-Pesa payments on AliExpress.com - Reuters Africa
Kenya's Safaricom secures deal to use M-Pesa payments on AliExpress.com  Reuters Africa

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's Safaricom said on Tuesday it had secured a deal to use its M-Pesa mobile payment *service* for online shopping on one of Alibaba's ...


Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
BLAZE By Safaricom to sponsor the upcoming Impala Floodies Rugby Tournament - HapaKenya
BLAZE By Safaricom to sponsor the upcoming Impala Floodies Rugby Tournament  HapaKenya

BLAZE by Safaricom will sponsor the annual fifteen-aside Impala Floodies Rugby Tournament to the tune of Ksh. 3 million.


Thu, 12 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya orders Safaricom to shut down betting payments in revenue blow - Reuters
Kenya orders Safaricom to shut down betting payments in revenue blow  Reuters

Kenya has ordered telecoms firm Safaricom to stop processing payments for sports betting companies, potentially shutting down a lucrative source of revenue ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Safaricom loses market share for fifth straight quarter - Reuters Africa
Kenya's Safaricom loses market share for fifth straight quarter  Reuters Africa

Kenya's biggest telecoms operator Safaricom lost a further percentage point of subscriber market share in the period to the end of December, its fifth straight ...


Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel, Telkom Kenya merge to take on Safaricom - Quartz
Airtel, Telkom Kenya merge to take on Safaricom  Quartz

Kenya's second and third largest mobile phone operators are merging to create a stronger challenger to the market leader, Safaricom. Indian-owned Bharti Airtel ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya-Telkom planned merger under a cloud - ETTelecom.com
Airtel Kenya-Telkom planned merger under a cloud  ETTelecom.com

Kolkata: The planned merger of Bharti Airtel's Kenyan unit with the partly state-owned Telkom Kenya has got stalled with the east African nation's anti-corruption ...


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom customers surpass 30 million - Capital Business - Capital FM Kenya
Safaricom customers surpass 30 million - Capital Business  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 22 - Safaricom has added over 60000 subscribers from December last year to pass the 30 million customer milestone. The telco's Chief ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Technical glitch? Users get free Safaricom data - The Standard
Technical glitch? Users get free Safaricom data  The Standard

Safaricom users this morning took to social media to report a 'glitch' that saw them subscribe to the telco's platinum data plan for free.


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
CA: Safaricom loses subscribers, Airtel gains - The Standard
CA: Safaricom loses subscribers, Airtel gains  The Standard

The number of subscribers on Airtel’s network continues to grow as Safaricom loses, statistics report indicates.


Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom to buy M-Pesa for Sh1.3 billion - Business Daily
Safaricom to buy M-Pesa for Sh1.3 billion  Business Daily

Income from M-Pesa stood at Sh75 billion ($741 million) in Safaricom's financial year ended March.


Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
88pc of NSE share accounts dormant - Business Daily
88pc of NSE share accounts dormant  Business Daily

About 1.4 million accounts have been declared dormant out of the 1.6 million.


Sun, 15 Sep 2019 19:01:48 GMT
Safaricom to create 100 millionaires in its largest promotion to date - Capital FM Kenya
Safaricom to create 100 millionaires in its largest promotion to date  Capital FM Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya, Feb 19 - Safaricom has announced its largest customer promotion campaign, dubbed “Shukrani Kocho Kocho Kenya Nzima”. The ten-week ...


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Safaricom trains first 60 staff enabling them take up digital careers - HapaKenya
Safaricom trains first 60 staff enabling them take up digital careers  HapaKenya

Safaricom has unveiled a program that will empower and train employees who are looking to shift to new digital careers.


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 20:19:26 GMT
Safaricom pumps Sh601bn into economy in one year - Business Daily
Safaricom pumps Sh601bn into economy in one year  Business Daily

The firm's operations contributed an equivalent of 6.3 percent of GDP in the period.


Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Travel reservations provider Travelport now accepts Safaricom M-Pesa payments - HapaKenya
Travel reservations provider Travelport now accepts Safaricom M-Pesa payments  HapaKenya

Safaricom has partnered with travel reservation provider Travelport to enable travel consultants and agents to directly bill and pay with Safaricom M-PESA.


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sh20m spent on HATC in Taita Taveta... - Citizen TV
Sh20m spent on HATC in Taita Taveta...  Citizen TV

The County Government of Taita Taveta has spent Sh20 million to fund the construction of the first phase of the High Altitude training centre (HATC) in Ngerenyi.


Thu, 12 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
No money? Will call: Safaricom introduces reverse calls - The Standard
No money? Will call: Safaricom introduces reverse calls  The Standard

NAIROBI, KENYA: Safaricom has introduced a reverse call feature enabling its more than 31 million customers. The *service* enables a caller to transfer the cost ...


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom cuts Internet charges by 42 percent - Daily Nation
Safaricom cuts Internet charges by 42 percent  Daily Nation

Safaricom has cut its data prices by 42 percent in response to increased competition in the telecommunications industry, as South Africa-based shareholder ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom customers to enjoy Super Sunday talk-time offer - Capital FM Kenya
Safaricom customers to enjoy Super Sunday talk-time offer  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 31 - Safaricom customers will enjoy a super Sunday offer on 2nd June of 56 bob airtime for Sh20 as Kenya commemorates 56 years of ...


Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Busted: Debunking Common Myths About Kenya - Outlook India
Busted: Debunking Common Myths About Kenya  Outlook India

Common misconceptions first time travellers have about Kenya.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:02:12 GMT
M-Pesa helps drive up Kenyans' access to financial services - study - Reuters
M-Pesa helps drive up Kenyans' access to financial services - study  Reuters

NAIROBI, April 3 (Reuters) - The proportion of Kenya's population with access to formal financial services rose to 83 percent from 75 percent in 2016, driven ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Athletics events in the Coast to get Ksh. 3M sponsorship from safaricom - HapaKenya
Athletics events in the Coast to get Ksh. 3M sponsorship from safaricom  HapaKenya

Safaricom will sponsor upcoming athletics events at the Kenyan Coast under the Safaricom Athletics Series to the tune of Ksh. 3 million.


Thu, 12 Sep 2019 11:33:59 GMT
UNICEF and Safaricom launch Internet of Good Things in Kenya - Capital FM Kenya
UNICEF and Safaricom launch Internet of Good Things in Kenya  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, 14 May - UNICEF and Safaricom have launched the Internet of Good Things in Kenya - a set of information and resources which promotes ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Chapa Dimba na Safaricom star, Benson Ochieng, signed by Western Stima - HapaKenya
Chapa Dimba na Safaricom star, Benson Ochieng, signed by Western Stima  HapaKenya

Benson Ochieng a Chapa Dimba na Safaricom star drafted by Kenya Premier League team Western Stima. He is the player who scored the winner in the ...


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom Home Fibre customers to enjoy one month access to Showmax - Capital FM Kenya
Safaricom Home Fibre customers to enjoy one month access to Showmax  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 8 - Safaricom Home Fibre customers can now enjoy a one month unlimited access to Showmax at no cost. This is after Safaricom ...


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom ranking in list of top Africa brands rises to 17 - Business Daily
Safaricom ranking in list of top Africa brands rises to 17  Business Daily

Safaricom jumped 11 slots to an overall position 17 from 28 the previous year.


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom to be rivalled by new telecoms merger in Kenya - Fin24
Safaricom to be rivalled by new telecoms merger in Kenya  Fin24

Bharti Airtel's Kenyan unit agreed to combine operations with Telkom Kenya, creating the second-largest telecommunications operator in the East African nation ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Huawei sanction likely to hit Safaricom, Kenyan government - The East African
Huawei sanction likely to hit Safaricom, Kenyan government  The East African

The US's blacklisting of Chinese tech giant Huawei could potentially filter through to the Kenyan market due to the high exposure by government and leading ...


Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya orders Safaricom to shut down betting payments - IOL
Kenya orders Safaricom to shut down betting payments  IOL

INTERNATIONAL – Kenya has ordered telecoms firm Safaricom to stop processing payments for sports betting companies, potentially shutting down a lucrative ...


Sat, 13 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom: The giant at a glance - Standard Digital
Safaricom: The giant at a glance  Standard Digital

Safaricom is only telecommunications company listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom to close shops in honour of Bob Collymore - Business Daily
Safaricom to close shops in honour of Bob Collymore  Business Daily

Safaricom will close all its shops Thursday for four hours in honour of the departed chief Executive Bob Collymore.


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nairobi: Man who Withdrew Sh39,000 Wrongly Sent to His MPesa Account Charged with Theft - Mwakilishi.com
Nairobi: Man who Withdrew Sh39,000 Wrongly Sent to His MPesa Account Charged with Theft  Mwakilishi.com

A Kenyan man who withdrew money sent to his MPesa account by mistake was on Friday arraigned at a Nairobi court where he was charged with theft.


Sat, 21 Sep 2019 03:03:52 GMT
Safaricom awards 16 winners with Sh1m each in customer loyalty campaign - Capital FM Kenya
Safaricom awards 16 winners with Sh1m each in customer loyalty campaign  Capital FM Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya, Mar 18 - Vincent Munga from Bungoma is among sixteen millionaires announced in the ongoing “Shukrani Kocho Kocho Kenya Nzima” ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
In conversation with Bob Collymore, CEO of Safaricom - The Africa Report
In conversation with Bob Collymore, CEO of Safaricom  The Africa Report

The Africa Report sits down with the retiring boss of Safaricom, Kenya's dominant telecoms player and creator of the widely popular M-Pesa mobile-money ...


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
meet-the-20-year-old-e-sports-champion-who-doesnt-even-own-a-console - Gadgets Africa
meet-the-20-year-old-e-sports-champion-who-doesnt-even-own-a-console  Gadgets Africa

Saying to this youngster that being a champion at the Safaricom E-Sports tournament would have been a reality would have been a fat lie. Fahad Ali, age 20, ...


Thu, 12 Sep 2019 20:16:00 GMT
Safaricom BLAZE to host esports tournament at Mombasa BYOB Summit - HapaKenya
Safaricom BLAZE to host esports tournament at Mombasa BYOB Summit  HapaKenya

BLAZE by Safaricom has announced that it will host an esports tournament under its Be Your Own Boss Summit (BYOB Summit) initiative in Mombasa on 31st ...


Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Safaricom's overdraft service exceeds expectations -CEO - Reuters Africa
Kenya's Safaricom's overdraft service exceeds expectations -CEO  Reuters Africa

Kenya's biggest telecoms operator, Safaricom, notched up one million users for its new overdraft feature on the M-Pesa platform in just eight days, surpassing its ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Safaricom technology boss exits end of July - Business Daily
Safaricom technology boss exits end of July  Business Daily

Thibaud Rerolle will leave the telecoms firm at the end of July.


Sun, 23 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
?KT and Safaricom to build epidemic prevention platform in Kenya - ZDNet
?KT and Safaricom to build epidemic prevention platform in Kenya  ZDNet

South Korean telecommunications giant KT will collaborate with its Kenyan counterpart Safaricom and health authorities to build an epidemic prevention ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Safaricom steps up fight against fraud - Standard Digital
Safaricom steps up fight against fraud  Standard Digital

NAIROBI, KENYA: Leading telecommunications *service* provider Safaricom has launched a fraud intelligence solution targeted at financial *service* providers in ...


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom says M-Pesa scanner rollout plan on course - Business Daily
Safaricom says M-Pesa scanner rollout plan on course  Business Daily

Scanner rollout plan will not be affected by the unveiling of new notes by the CBK.


Sun, 09 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom offers clients free YouTube bundles - Business Daily
Safaricom offers clients free YouTube bundles  Business Daily

Safaricom has introduced free YouTube on its lower cost all-in-one bundle packages.


Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom announces five bundle packages that combine calls and data - Capital FM Kenya
Safaricom announces five bundle packages that combine calls and data  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 8 - Safaricom has announced new monthly bundles that will see customers purchase discounted data and calling rates in one package.


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Safaricom FY earnings jump on upbeat M-Pesa growth - IOL
Kenya's Safaricom FY earnings jump on upbeat M-Pesa growth  IOL

Safaricom, Kenya's biggest telecoms operator, said on Friday its core earnings for the full year rose to 89.6 billion shillings (R12.8 billion).


Sat, 04 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom in youth workplace digital skills training deal - Business Daily
Safaricom in youth workplace digital skills training deal  Business Daily

Safaricom Foundation and digital workforce firm CloudFactory have partnered in a learning initiative designed to expand digital skills of young people in the ...


Sun, 12 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom apologises after harsh succession tweet to government - Standard Digital
Safaricom apologises after harsh succession tweet to government  Standard Digital

Safaricom on Thursday apologised after a system glitch led to unauthorised messages some touching on succession at the giant telecommunication company.


Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Kenya anti-corruption body halts Telkom-Airtel merger - Aljazeera.com
  1. Kenya anti-corruption body halts Telkom-Airtel merger  Aljazeera.com
  2. Anticorruption body halts Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya deal to conduct probe  Business Day
  3. Airtel Kenya-Telkom planned merger under a cloud  Economic Times
  4. Kenya anti-graft body halts Telkom, Airtel merger to conduct probe  Reuters Africa
  5. EACC probe multi-billion Telkom Kenya shares, suspend merger with Airtel  Standard Digital
  6. View full coverage on Google News

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom says Telkom and Airtel Kenya owe it close to Sh1.3 billion - The Star, Kenya
Safaricom says Telkom and Airtel Kenya owe it close to Sh1.3 billion  The Star, Kenya

On Tuesday, Telkom Kenya accused Safaricom of having a hand in the delayed merger.


Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom boss: Merger with Airtel Kenya is our last hope for survival - The Standard
Telkom boss: Merger with Airtel Kenya is our last hope for survival  The Standard

Planned merger with Airtel Kenya is necessary not only to ensure survival of Telkom but also to sustain the livelihoods of thousands.


Sun, 01 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya graft probe stalls merger with Airtel - Business Daily
Telkom Kenya graft probe stalls merger with Airtel  Business Daily

The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has suspended the merger between Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya, pending investigations by the anti-corruption ...


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya rolls out new mobile numbers - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
Airtel Kenya rolls out new mobile numbers  Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Airtel Kenya is set to be the first telecommunication company to roll out new prefix number series 0100, 0101 and 0102 to customers following the ...


Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel gifts customers with new exciting package - Standard Digital
Airtel gifts customers with new exciting package  Standard Digital

Airtel customers have another reason to smile, this is after the telco company introduced a new offer for its esteemed consumers in this season.


Wed, 11 Sep 2019 11:50:07 GMT
Bharti Airtel unit's merger deal with Telkom Kenya runs into regulatory wall - VCCircle
Bharti Airtel unit's merger deal with Telkom Kenya runs into regulatory wall  VCCircle

Kenya's anti-corruption commission said on Wednesday it had suspended a planned merger of Airtel Kenya with partly state-owned Telkom Kenya pending a ...


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Is there more than meets the eye in Telkom -Airtel merger? - The Standard
Is there more than meets the eye in Telkom -Airtel merger?  The Standard

The proposed merger between Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya was expected to be an easy deal cheered by the market.


Sun, 08 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel takes the lead in rolling out new mobile numbers - The Standard
Airtel takes the lead in rolling out new mobile numbers  The Standard

Airtel Kenya is set to be the first telecommunication company to roll out new prefix number series 0100, 0101 and 0102.


Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel unveils new prefixes in race to grow customers - Business Daily
Airtel unveils new prefixes in race to grow customers  Business Daily

Airtel Kenya is rolling out new mobile numbers bearing the new 01 prefix, as it races to grow its subscriber base in the increasingly competitive telecoms sector.


Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom disputes Safaricom debt size in Airtel merger tiff - Business Daily
Telkom disputes Safaricom debt size in Airtel merger tiff  Business Daily

The row could delay approvals for the merger to create a stronger challenger to Safaricom.


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 05:34:26 GMT
Airtel Africa appoints new director for East Africa - The East African
Airtel Africa appoints new director for East Africa  The East African

In the newly created post, Mr Ferrao is tasked with driving the firm's growth in East Africa.


Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom-Airtel merger face more hurdles as CAK snubs process - The Star, Kenya
Telkom-Airtel merger face more hurdles as CAK snubs process  The Star, Kenya

CAK now says no merger considerations will be made until EACC gives a green light.


Sat, 31 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom takes Safaricom head-on over opposition to merger with Airtel - The Standard
Telkom takes Safaricom head-on over opposition to merger with Airtel  The Standard

Telkom Kenya has taken on Safaricom over opposition to allowing its merger with Airtel-Kenya.


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa is the Continent's Second Largest Mobile Operator - Techweez
Airtel Africa is the Continent's Second Largest Mobile Operator  Techweez

Airtel Africa is now second to MTN in terms of active subscriber count in the continent at 100 million. This development was made official by the operator that ...


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom accused of interfering in Airtel-Telkom merger - ITWeb Africa
Safaricom accused of interfering in Airtel-Telkom merger  ITWeb Africa

Kenya's dominant telecommunications services provider Safaricom has been accused of interfering in the planned merger of Airtel and Telkom. In February ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya disputes Safaricom debt size in Airtel merger row - Telecompaper
Telkom Kenya disputes Safaricom debt size in Airtel merger row  Telecompaper

Telkom Kenya has disputed a KES 906.6 million debt that Safaricom is demanding from the firm before its merger with Airtel. This could delay the transaction ...


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 08:06:00 GMT
Airtel appoints new regional boss - The Standard
Airtel appoints new regional boss  The Standard

Airtel Africa has announced the appointment of Ian Ferrao as regional director of its East Africa business.


Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel data bundles in Kenya - HapaKenya
Airtel data bundles in Kenya  HapaKenya

Airtel Kenya data bundles are available for 24 hours, 7 days, 30 days and 90 days. The data bundles cost from as low as Ksh. 5 for 8MB.


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here's why the Airtel-Telkom Merger may not be happening - Techish Kenya
Here's why the Airtel-Telkom Merger may not be happening  Techish Kenya

The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has suspended the merger between Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya, pending investigations by the anti-corruption ...


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa crosses 100-million subscriber mark - Livemint
Airtel Africa crosses 100-million subscriber mark  Livemint

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel's Africa arm has crossed the 100-million customer mark across its operations in the continent, the company said in a statement on ...


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Former Vodacom Tanzania boss Ferrao to head Airtel East Africa - The Citizen
Former Vodacom Tanzania boss Ferrao to head Airtel East Africa  The Citizen

Dar es Salaam. Airtel Africa announced yesterday that it has appointed Ian Ferrao as regional director of the firm's East Africa business.


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom CEO clarifies stance on Airtel-Telkom merger - Developing Telecoms
Safaricom CEO clarifies stance on Airtel-Telkom merger  Developing Telecoms

Safaricom's interim CEO Michael Joseph has dismissed rumours that the company objects to an upcoming merger between its domestic rivals Airtel Kenya and ...


Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Britannia Industries, IndusInd Bank: Top 5 Gainers and Losers of This Week - News18
Britannia Industries, IndusInd Bank: Top 5 Gainers and Losers of This Week  News18

Britannia industries Ltd shares jumped 9.5% over the past one week as the company reported 6% revenue growth in the June quarter and hinted at taking a ...


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel names former Vodacom executive East Africa head - Business Daily
Airtel names former Vodacom executive East Africa head  Business Daily

Airtel Africa has appointed Ian Ferrao as the Regional Director of its East Africa business, which is a newly created position that will oversee.


Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya's telco sector needs urgent regulatory relief - The Standard
Kenya's telco sector needs urgent regulatory relief  The Standard

Telkom Kenya CEO Mugo Kibati (PHOTO: Standard) The ongoing discourse in Kenya's telecommunication industry is an opportunity for the country to consider ...


Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
CAK denies cowing to political influence - Daily Nation
CAK denies cowing to political influence  Daily Nation

Merger applications are determined based on their impact on competition and public interest concerns.


Sun, 15 Sep 2019 05:00:50 GMT
Billions at the centre of CA boardroom fights, insiders say - Standard Digital
Billions at the centre of CA boardroom fights, insiders say  Standard Digital

Few State regulatory agencies have experienced the boardroom wrangles the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has endured in the recent past.


Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
THE CUTTING EDGE - Daily Nation
THE CUTTING EDGE  Daily Nation

The Kalpa opposes the plan to hire some 20 pilots to help solve the problem of frequent delays and flight cancellations.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 22:00:40 GMT
Airtel, Telkom Kenya merge to take on Safaricom - Quartz
Airtel, Telkom Kenya merge to take on Safaricom  Quartz

Kenya's second and third largest mobile phone operators are merging to create a stronger challenger to the market leader, Safaricom. Indian-owned Bharti Airtel ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Dark clouds build up from the slums to posh offices as economy tumbles - The Standard
Dark clouds build up from the slums to posh offices as economy tumbles  The Standard

There is an economic storm coming. From clothes market in Kibera to the stock market in the plush suburbs of Westlands, the fear of an impending financial ...


Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobicom sacks over 800, as the Telkom business dips firm stares at empty pockets - The Star, Kenya
Mobicom sacks over 800, as the Telkom business dips firm stares at empty pockets  The Star, Kenya

Pressure piles on increasing job losses as companies cut on high operational costs.


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya lost $6.7 million in employee mobile money fraud - The East African
Airtel Kenya lost $6.7 million in employee mobile money fraud  The East African

Employees are said to circumvent controls to steal through Airtel Money.


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Standoff continues at CA - The Standard
Standoff continues at CA  The Standard

[Wilberforce Okwiri, Standard] The stand-off over the appointment of a new boss at the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) continues with *fresh* concerns ...


Sat, 07 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wangusi: The CA boss with thick skin - Business Daily
Wangusi: The CA boss with thick skin  Business Daily

Will the board of CA have the last laugh in its latest bid to replace its director-general Francis Wangusi?


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wangusi: The day I defied an 'order from above' to fund 2017 polls - The Standard
Wangusi: The day I defied an 'order from above' to fund 2017 polls  The Standard

Says has left the matter to the courts and all he wants is to leave office in peace.


Sun, 08 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's Kenya unit to merge with Telkom Kenya - Livemint
Airtel's Kenya unit to merge with Telkom Kenya  Livemint

Airtel Networks Kenya, Telkom Kenya to merge mobile, enterprise and carrier services in Kenya.The new entity, Airtel-Telkom, will invest in networks to ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Safaricom Afraid of Competition?And Cons Have New Ways Of Stealing - Gadgets Africa
Safaricom Afraid of Competition?And Cons Have New Ways Of Stealing  Gadgets Africa

Telkom Kenya & Airtel: Hey, let's get married and have a better chance of surviving this market. Safaricom: (running to CAK) These two cannot get married ...


Sat, 07 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya User Numbers Jump 71% - Bloomberg
Airtel Kenya User Numbers Jump 71%  Bloomberg

Bharti Airtel Ltd.'s Kenya unit increased subscriber numbers and gained market share in the 12 months through September, supported by higher voice, mobile ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Busted: Debunking Common Myths About Kenya - Outlook India
Busted: Debunking Common Myths About Kenya  Outlook India

Common misconceptions first time travellers have about Kenya.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:02:12 GMT
Airtel poor London's debut linked to major missteps in Kenya - The Standard
Airtel poor London's debut linked to major missteps in Kenya  The Standard

CA data indicate that Airtel Kenya recorded a 58 per cent increase in the number of subscribers from 7.2 million in 2017 to 11.4 million last year.


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel surprises customers with new offers - The Standard
Airtel surprises customers with new offers  The Standard

Airtel Kenyas' latest offer #UnlimiNET does come in handy to get you off your worries.


Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom makes free YouTube data bundle a permanent offering, cuts it down to 2GB - Android Kenya
Safaricom makes free YouTube data bundle a permanent offering, cuts it down to 2GB  Android Kenya

Back in February, Safaricom announced a new subscription plan for its subscribers. Dubbed “All In One monthly bundles”, the new plan allowed users access to ...


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
LETTERS: Increasing competition in the telco industry - Business Daily
LETTERS: Increasing competition in the telco industry  Business Daily

Well-known American author Robert Greene specialised in self-help *content* that was initially a hit with inmates and celebrities. One of his books, ''48 Laws of ...


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya ordered to shut down betting paybills - The East African
Airtel Kenya ordered to shut down betting paybills  The East African

Kenya's Betting Control and Licensing Board (BCLB) has ordered Airtel to shut down the playbill numbers of betting firms whose licences it has not renewed.


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Google to spend $200m on YouTube settlement - ITWeb
Google to spend $200m on YouTube settlement  ITWeb

Alphabet's Google will pay up to $200 million to settle an FTC investigation into YouTube's alleged violation of a children's privacy law.


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya Cumulative Losses a Near Match to Safaricom's 2019 Net Earnings - Techweez
Airtel Kenya Cumulative Losses a Near Match to Safaricom's 2019 Net Earnings  Techweez

For and extended period, Airtel Kenya has been operating while incurring losses. The state's second largest carrier, which also saw an increased number of ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa disappoints in London bourse debut - Business Daily
Airtel Africa disappoints in London bourse debut  Business Daily

Airtel Africa shares fell as much as 15 percent on Friday after its London stock market debut, hitting a low of 67 pence (about Sh87) against an initial public ...


Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Stocks in the news: Lakshmi Vilas Bank, Nestle, YES Bank, Ramco Cement and L&T Finance - Economic Times
Stocks in the news: Lakshmi Vilas Bank, Nestle, YES Bank, Ramco Cement and L&T Finance  Economic Times

A unit of IIFL Wealth Management has agreed to acquire L&T Finance Holdings wealth management business.


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom to retain name for ICT unit after Airtel merger - Business Daily
Telkom to retain name for ICT unit after Airtel merger  Business Daily

Telkom's fibre backbone is considered a strategic government asset, and will not be part of merger.


Sun, 14 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel customer growth at record 69pc in two years - Business Daily
Airtel customer growth at record 69pc in two years  Business Daily

Bharti Airtel has grown its mobile subscribers by nearly 70 percent in the nine quarters to last December, making it the fastest growing telco by customer base in ...


Sun, 14 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel launches Sh1 calls per minute to all networks - Capital FM Kenya
Airtel launches Sh1 calls per minute to all networks  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 19 - With the festive season taking shape, Airtel Kenya has launched a new voice campaign which will see its customers make calls at ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya auditors issue warning over debt - Telecompaper
Airtel Kenya auditors issue warning over debt  Telecompaper

Airtel Kenya's auditors have raised the red flag on the company's financial health after it posted a KES 2.89 billion loss in 2018, raising its cumulative losses to ...


Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel struggles in market controlled by rival Vodacom - The East African
Airtel struggles in market controlled by rival Vodacom  The East African

The Kenyan and Rwandan units of Indian telecommunication giant Bharti Airtel have posted a combined loss of $30.6 million, as they still struggle in a market ...


Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel vs. Safaricom - The Africa Report
Airtel vs. Safaricom  The Africa Report

Airtel Kenya is cutting prices to eat into Safaricom's market share, but it may not have a big enough war chest and sufficient patience to succeed in knocking the ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Money loses Sh670 million to staff fraud - The Standard
Airtel Money loses Sh670 million to staff fraud  The Standard

[Photo: Wilberforce Okwiri, Standard] Kenya's second-leading mobile operator Airtel Kenya lost Sh670 million through employee theft on its Airtel Money ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sh1bn claim dims Airtel-Telkom deal merger - Business Daily
Sh1bn claim dims Airtel-Telkom deal merger  Business Daily

Former employees of Airtel have opposed the merger of the firm with Telkom Kenya.


Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Much-hyped Airtel-Telkom merger runs into more hurdles - The Standard
Much-hyped Airtel-Telkom merger runs into more hurdles  The Standard

Analysts believe the deal will have little impact in challenging Safaricom's market leadership due to weaknesses in the operating strategies.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel swallows Telkom for 32pc stake - The Standard
Airtel swallows Telkom for 32pc stake  The Standard

Airtel Kenya is swallowing Telkom Kenya in an arrangement that London-based Helios Investment Partners banks on to fatten the investment for a profit before ...


Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel in CBK crosshairs over capital compliance - The Standard
Airtel in CBK crosshairs over capital compliance  The Standard

Regulator has raised doubts over telco's viability as a going concern.


Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya, Airtel Kenya announce merger plans - ITWeb Africa
Telkom Kenya, Airtel Kenya announce merger plans  ITWeb Africa

Telkom Kenya has confirmed plans to merge with Airtel Kenya to form a new joint venture Airtel-Telkom to boost its market share in an unbalanced telecoms ...


Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Telkom to hold 32% stake in merger with Airtel Kenya - Telecompaper
Telkom to hold 32% stake in merger with Airtel Kenya  Telecompaper

Airtel will be the majority shareholder in its planned merger with Telkom Kenya, reports The Standard citing Airtel Africa prospectus. Telkom Kenya would ...


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Tz,Kenya team up to allow cross border money transfer services - IPPmedia
Airtel Tz,Kenya team up to allow cross border money transfer services  IPPmedia

SUBSCRIBERS of Airtel Tanzania and Kenya can now send and receive money across the cyber border of the two East African countries thanks to regulatory ...


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom retains its debts in merger with Airtel - Business Daily
Telkom retains its debts in merger with Airtel  Business Daily

Telkom Kenya will retain its billions of shillings worth of debt even as it transfers its mobile operations, enterprise and carrier business to Airtel Kenya in a merger ...


Sun, 07 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel, Telkom in new Kenya dominance deal - Zimbabwe Independent
Airtel, Telkom in new Kenya dominance deal  Zimbabwe Independent

Kenya's telecommunications market is bracing for a possible change of ownership between two telcos, which have been struggling to compete with Safaricom, ...


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kenya's Safaricom loses market share for fifth straight quarter - The East African
Kenya's Safaricom loses market share for fifth straight quarter  The East African

Kenya's biggest telecoms operator Safaricom lost a further percentage point of subscriber market share in the period to the end of December, its fifth straight ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya increases data on UnlimiNet plans - Telecompaper
Airtel Kenya increases data on UnlimiNet plans  Telecompaper

Airtel Kenya has increased the data on its monthly UnlimiNet product by more than 400 percent, from 500 MB to 2.5 GB. It also added 50 percent more voice ...


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya To Get New 01xx Prefixes Pending Communications Authority Approval - Techweez
Airtel Kenya To Get New 01xx Prefixes Pending Communications Authority Approval  Techweez

We identify phone numbers between telcos by noting the first 4 numbers. If you're a Kenyan, it is easy to identify numbers that are between Safaricom, Telkom ...


Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel-Telkom merger runs into headwinds - The Standard
Airtel-Telkom merger runs into headwinds  The Standard

The merger between Airtel Kenya and Telkom Kenya has run into headwinds after a group of former employees asked the Communications Authority of Kenya ...


Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom, Airtel get new mobile prefixes - Business Daily
Safaricom, Airtel get new mobile prefixes  Business Daily

Airtel has been offered three million of the new numbers and it comes at a time when the firm has grown its subscriber numbers faster than rival.


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel, Telkom in new deal to take on market leader - The East African
Airtel, Telkom in new deal to take on market leader  The East African

Kenya's telecommunications market is bracing for a possible change of ownership between two telcos, which have been struggling to compete with Safaricom, ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel rolls out 4G sites ahead of Telkom merger - Daily Nation
Airtel rolls out 4G sites ahead of Telkom merger  Daily Nation

Telkom has also been expanding its mobile data coverage in an aggressive expansion drive.


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Government, Helios scale down investment in Telkom Kenya - The East African
Government, Helios scale down investment in Telkom Kenya  The East African

British private equity firm Helios Investments and the Kenyan government have reduced their interest in troubled telecoms operator Telkom Kenya.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MPs seek clarity on Airtel, Telkom deal - The Standard
MPs seek clarity on Airtel, Telkom deal  The Standard

The planned merger of Airtel Kenya and Telkom Kenya could run into headwinds after MPs called the deal into question, claiming taxpayers could lose money.


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel rolls out 4G sites in over 40 new towns across Kenya - The Standard
Airtel rolls out 4G sites in over 40 new towns across Kenya  The Standard

Airtel Kenya has today announced the roll out of over 800 3G and 4G sites across the country in a bid to enhance its network coverage.


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa’s profit rises - The East African
Airtel Africa’s profit rises  The East African

Airtel Africa has announced a 21.7 per cent growth in profit before tax in its regional units, in the three months to December 2018, as the telecom's cost-cutting ...


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa debuts in Lagos in $4.4 billion listing - The East African
Airtel Africa debuts in Lagos in $4.4 billion listing  The East African

Airtel Africa's shares climbed 10% from their listing price of 363 naira after the float went live.


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Select Telkom staff get soft landing following merger with Airtel - CIO East Africa
Select Telkom staff get soft landing following merger with Airtel  CIO East Africa

Following the merger deal between Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya, the 'new entity' has announced the absorption of an undisclosed number of employees, ...


Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mohit Batta steps down as Group VP & COO of Reliance Jio - Exchange4Media
Mohit Batta steps down as Group VP & COO of Reliance Jio  Exchange4Media

Batta joined Reliance Jio in 2014 and was amongst the key leaders who led Jio's launch in the Indian market.


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 03:07:34 GMT
Airtel Kenya's "Smart Home" Internet Solution is just dumb! | Techish Kenya - Techish Kenya
Airtel Kenya's "Smart Home" Internet Solution is just dumb! | Techish Kenya  Techish Kenya

A "home" router for Ksh. 7500 plus limited bundles... in 2019? Why? I don't think it makes any sense to waste money buying something that will become obsolete ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya Employees to Reapply for New Positions After Airtel Merger - Techweez
Telkom Kenya Employees to Reapply for New Positions After Airtel Merger  Techweez

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


Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya to retrench over 500 employees - ITWeb Africa
Telkom Kenya to retrench over 500 employees  ITWeb Africa

Kenya's third leading telecommunications firm Telkom Kenya plans to lay off 575 employees in the coming month, a repercussion from the joint venture entered ...


Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Select Telkom staff to get soft landing after merger deal - Business Daily
Select Telkom staff to get soft landing after merger deal  Business Daily

Telkom Kenya has said the merged entity with Airtel Kenya will absorb an undisclosed number of employees, providing them with a soft landing after it declares ...


Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom Kenya CEO Mugo Kibati Clarifies Merger Deal with Airtel and State of Market Dominace - Techweez
Telkom Kenya CEO Mugo Kibati Clarifies Merger Deal with Airtel and State of Market Dominace  Techweez

Telkom Kenya CEO Mugo Kibati has clarified some issues surrounding the operations and plans of the operator on its path towards growth. The carrier, which ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Why you wont be able to use Airtel Money this weekend - Nairobi News
Why you wont be able to use Airtel Money this weekend  Nairobi News

Airtel customers will not be able to use mobile money platform for most part of the weekend. A statement from the company said all customers on its Airtel Money ...


Sat, 17 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Communication Authority Hints Airtel-Telkom Kenya Imminent Merger Approval - Techweez
Communication Authority Hints Airtel-Telkom Kenya Imminent Merger Approval  Techweez

It has been a while since the proposed merger between Telkom and Airtel Kenya was communicated to the masses. As has been the case with regulations, the ...


Sat, 13 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Safaricom cuts Internet charges by 42 percent - Daily Nation
Safaricom cuts Internet charges by 42 percent  Daily Nation

Safaricom has cut its data prices by 42 percent in response to increased competition in the telecommunications industry, as South Africa-based shareholder ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya Joins Competitors in Hiking Calls, SMS and Data Pricing - Techweez
Airtel Kenya Joins Competitors in Hiking Calls, SMS and Data Pricing  Techweez

The past one week has been filled with telco announcements of hiked prices, thanks to the Finance Act 2018. So far, Zuku, Safaricom and Faiba have...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel exploring acquisition of Telkom Kenya – report - Telecoms.com
Bharti Airtel exploring acquisition of Telkom Kenya – report  Telecoms.com

Indian telco Bharti Airtel is reportedly in discussions to expand its presence in the Kenyan market through the acquisition of Telkom Kenya.


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Middle class and the rich top users of banking apps - Business Daily
Middle class and the rich top users of banking apps  Business Daily

Higher-income earners who make Sh50,000 and above lead in the use of banking apps in Kenya.


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 19:01:47 GMT
It's hard being an Airtel Kenya Customer | Techish Kenya - Techish Kenya
It's hard being an Airtel Kenya Customer | Techish Kenya  Techish Kenya

Over the holidays, as we all went home upcountry, I tried being a full time Airtel Kenya customer. In Nairobi, I use Faiba4G as my main data SIM. And being that ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Why Airtel, Telkom marriage rests on thin foundation - The Standard
Why Airtel, Telkom marriage rests on thin foundation  The Standard

The confirmation of the union of Airtel Kenya and Telkom may have excited the market on Friday but a closer look reveals the future might not be so rosy for the ...


Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
CA: Safaricom mobile subscribers drop, Airtel gains - The Standard
CA: Safaricom mobile subscribers drop, Airtel gains  The Standard

The number of subscribers on Airtel’s network continues to grow as Safaricom loses, statistics report indicates.


Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here's what you need to know about Airtel Kenya's new #RoamLikeHome bundles - Dignited
Here's what you need to know about Airtel Kenya's new #RoamLikeHome bundles  Dignited

Airtel Kenya has introduced some very generous roaming bundles dubbed #RoamLikeHome. Here is what you need to know about these new bundles.


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kenya Mobile Infrastructure, Operators and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Yahoo Finance
Kenya Mobile Infrastructure, Operators and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Kenya - Mobile Infrastructure, Operators and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
CEO Collymore, who built Safaricom into $11 billion telco, dies of cancer - Reuters
CEO Collymore, who built Safaricom into $11 billion telco, dies of cancer  Reuters

Bob Collymore, the chief executive who helped to turn Safaricom Plc into East Africa's most profitable company with an $11 billion valuation, has died after a ...


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel-Telkom merger faces second opposition from laid-off staff - The Star, Kenya
Airtel-Telkom merger faces second opposition from laid-off staff  The Star, Kenya

•Former 52 employees of Airtel has written to Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) requesting the regulator to hold approval of the merger, in what would ...


Sat, 10 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom-Airtel to finalise merger before December– official - The Star, Kenya
Telkom-Airtel to finalise merger before December– official  The Star, Kenya

In March, a National Assembly committee termed the planned merger a scandal.


Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel offers Smart Home connectivity - nation.co.ke
Airtel offers Smart Home connectivity  nation.co.ke

Nairobi and Mombasa will be the first leg beneficiaries of Airtel Smart Home.


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom-Airtel tie-up: Time to review policy - Business Daily
Telkom-Airtel tie-up: Time to review policy  Business Daily

The biggest news out of Kenya's telco industry in recent days has been the intended merger of Telkom and Airtel.


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

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