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OTHERS

Telkom Kenya customers briefing

Telkom customers in some parts of the country were unable to access Mobile Voice and Data services during yesterday, Wednesday, January 19, 2022. This has happened due to planned maintenances that took place within the day. Although Services have been restored in most areas, the organization Chief officer has apologised for any inconvenience caused during that time. He has father stated that the service outage has caused their customers and he assures them that they are working to bring everything in order .This

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Telkom Kenya customers briefing

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Kenyans Express Their Bitterness Over Some Safaricom Services

Safaricom is a leading telecommunications provider in Kenya and is one of the most profitable companies headed by CEO Peter Ndegwa. It offers a wide range of mobile services such as money transaction, sms, and other essential services to Kenyans. One of the most popular services that Safaricom introduced are Fuliza services which gives a short time loan to its subscribers.

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Kenyans Express Their Bitterness Over Some Safaricom Services

OTHERS

Safaricom Sends a Powerful Message to Its Customers

Kenya's leading telecommunication company Safaricom has send a powerful message targeting its customers countrywide on its official Twitter page account. Safaricom has raised an alarm over sharing MPESA Personal Identification Numbers (PIN) articulating that sharing such pivotal details played a key role in exposing them to the heinous acts of fraudsters. Safaricom maintained that MPESA PINS were meant to be kept a secret and not be shared with any other individual under any circumstance. To cement the secrecy

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Safaricom Sends a Powerful Message to Its Customers

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Chinese Govt Official Reveals The Price The UK Will Pay For Banning Huawei From 5G Rollout

5G technology has been touted as a game changer when it comes to telecommunication. Chinese company Huawei is considered to be among the top companies when it comes to the development and rollout of 5G equipments. However, western countries such as the United States, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand have banned Huawei from participating in 5G network rollout in their respective countries.

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Chinese Govt Official Reveals The Price The UK Will Pay For Banning Huawei From 5G Rollout

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Many Kenyans left with no data connection after Telkom was Hit by Network glitch Across Kenya.

Many Kenyan were left with no data connection as Telkom was Hit by Network glitch Across Kenya Thousand of subscribers were last night left with internet connection after Telkom was hit by a network failure. Many users had no option but look for other alternatives of accessing the internet.

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Many Kenyans left with no data connection after Telkom was Hit by Network glitch Across Kenya.

TRAVEL

Safaricom To Give All Kenyans Kshs 1000 Today 3rd January, See What You Are Required To Do

The Christmas festivities and the Happy New Year celebrations are over and those who travelled home to join their kins in the celebrations are already starting to travel back in towns. The issue of fare is now the elephant in the room with reports indicating hiked fare prices due to great demand.

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Safaricom To Give All Kenyans Kshs 1000 Today 3rd January, See What You Are Required To Do

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Wife to Late Safaricom CEO, Bob Collymore Pens Emotional Birthday Message to Husband

Today marks the day the late Bob Collymore was came into this World. He was the Chief Executive Officer of the biggest Telecommunications Company in Kenya, Safaricom not untill death took him away. His wife, Wambui Kamiru Collymore has penned an emotional message to her late husband, Bob Collymore through her official tweeter account.

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Wife to Late Safaricom CEO, Bob Collymore Pens Emotional Birthday Message to Husband

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Safaricom New Year Offer To All Kenyans, See How To Get Yours

The telecommunication company,Safaricom is one of the most popular telecommunication companies in Kenya.Safaricom is loved by a good number of people due a good number of services it offers such as Mpesa services among others.The telecommunication company has ofiicially announce an offer that will be giving to all their loyal customers today 1st of January 2022 at exactly 5pm.

  19 days ago ago
Safaricom New Year Offer To All Kenyans, See How To Get Yours

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Safaricom Dealt a Blow as Licence Bids are Suspended

Safaricom leadership at a meeting in Ethiopia [Source/@SafaricomET] Telecommunication giant Safaricom has been hit hard after Ethiopia suspended second telecommunication licence bids. The licensing was included allowing those who would win the bidding to invest in mobile money. This is a blow to Safaricom slowing it's planned M-Pesa launch.

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Safaricom Dealt a Blow as Licence Bids are Suspended

ECONOMY-FINANCE

New Report Discloses The Top Five Richest Individuals In Kenya, With Kenyatta Being The Fourth

According to the report, the five individuals and families control more wealth than millions of Kenyans from across the country. The report has ranked President Uhuru Kenyatta as the fourth richest Kenyan with a net worth of Ksh.60 billion ($530 million). Kenyatta was placed behind industrialists Sameer Naushad Merali, Bhimji Depar Shah and Jaswinder Singh Bedi.

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New Report Discloses The Top Five Richest Individuals In Kenya, With Kenyatta Being The Fourth

ECONOMY-FINANCE

President Kenyatta ranked fourth in list of richest Kenyans.

A report by a British organization, Oxfam International, has ranked Kenyatta as the fourth richest person in Kenya as of November 30th 2021. His wealth has been attributed to business enterprises across banking, transport, media, milk processing land and many others. Uhuru’s wealth now stands at Sh 60 billion which is equivalent to $530 million dollars.

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President Kenyatta ranked fourth in list of richest Kenyans.

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Data-Free Internet Apps for Mobile Phones in 2022.

Imagine being able to use the internet for free on your phone. Mobile data can be extremely expensive. Only if you could get free internet on your smartphone, right? You can, to some extent, at least. Getting things for nothing has always appealed to me.

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Data-Free Internet Apps for Mobile Phones in 2022.

SOCIETY

Things You Cannot Buy In North Korea

This will give you a chance to appreciate the freedom and privilege of having some things without restrictions. Fast food. This is food with calories where the citizens do not have access to this food. They are not exposed to inorganic food. Everything is organic and not processed.

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Things You Cannot Buy In North Korea

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Safaricom Finally Unveils Its Official Communication Channels

Photo courtesy of Safaricom Chief Executive Officer, Mr Peter Ndegwa. Kenya's leading telecommunication company Safaricom has finally unveiled its official communication channels. Speaking via its official Twitter page account, the mobile service provider has notified its customers of the two imminent communication channels it uses whenever in need of communicating with them via SMS (Short Message Send).

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Safaricom Finally Unveils Its Official Communication Channels

POLITICS

Safaricom Reveals The Plans They Have For 2022 General Elections to Avoid Mistakes Witnessed in 2017

The year that most Kenyans have been waiting has currently arrived and they are expecting tough competition in the August general elections. The IEBC are also preparing themselves to perform their duties as expected. The votes and data from the general elections are expected to be broadcasted digitally with the help of the top telecommunication companies in Kenya.

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Safaricom Reveals The Plans They Have For 2022 General Elections to Avoid Mistakes Witnessed in 2017

EDUCATION

Huge Relief to Students In Public Schools After Latest Development From The Kenya Power Company

[Photo|Courtesy] The internet consists of global computer network that is mandated to provide a variety of information and communication facilities to the general public worldwide. This has facilitated in the infusion of knowledge on the various disciplines of study at different levels of learning and also in the enhancement of communication in the different social media platforms.

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Huge Relief to Students In Public Schools After Latest Development From The Kenya Power Company

EDUCATION

Good News For Teachers & Students as Govt Reveals Plan to Connect Public Schools With Free Internet

The government has revealed a plan to connect all public schools with the internet. The government through the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Authority, is collaborating with Kenya Power, Ministry of Energy and Communication Authority (CA to supply schools with the internet. The plan is to see all schools connected with power connected to the internet through the same lines they have used.

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Good News For Teachers & Students as Govt Reveals Plan to Connect Public Schools With Free Internet

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Five tips on how to browse the Internet safely

Nowadays smartphones are everywhere meaning that everybody with a smartphone spends almost one hour daily on the internet browsing. Some browse freely on the internet not knowing that there are security threats that may cause them stress or frustrations. Lack of website compatibility, intrusive advertising, disruptive pop-ups, and data privacy are some of the reasons you need to browse safely on the internet.

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Five tips on how to browse the Internet safely

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Advance Your Internet Speed To 5G network

Today there's more choice of 5G handsets than there's ever been, and coverage is bigger than ever before, chances are right now you live in an area already equipped with a 5G network. Everyone admires and enjoys when browsing at a higher speed.Currently many are enjoying the browsing speed of 3g 4g and 2g network of which are all slow compared to the 5g network.

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Advance Your Internet Speed To 5G network

POLITICS

Tensions In Sudan As Premier Hamdock Is Arrested By Military, Internet And Telecommunications Down.

Tensions In Sudan As Premier Hamdock Is Arrested By Military, Internet And Telecommunications Down. There are heavy tensions in Sudan this Monday morning after the Sudanese military carried out a coup on the government of Prime minister Mohamed Hamdock and his cabinet amidst civilian unrest in the country.

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Tensions In Sudan As Premier Hamdock Is Arrested By Military, Internet And Telecommunications Down.