Netflix unveils a KES 300 mobile only plan in Kenya, supported on smartphones and tablets

US streaming giant Netflix has unveiled an affordable plan to Kenyan viewers in a move that’s directly aimed at Multichoice with a rather staggeringly KES 300 mobile only plan....

How to setup a Safaricom eSIM on your supported iOS or Android device

Despite eSIM feature becoming widely available across the world, Safaricom’s support has been in the works for quite awhile now. In Kenya, it's only Faiba that supported this feature on various devices with other service providers expected to adopt...

Vivo teams up with UEFA EURO 2020 to launch Beautiful Moments Campaign

Vivo smartphone has inked a deal to become the official smartphone for the upcoming UEFA EURO 2020 tournament in a bid aimed at strengthening its global position in the smartphone market. The company intents to popularize its brand through...

Safaricom unveils free data campaign to woo customers, here is how to get it

Safaricom subscribers are set to enjoy free daily bundles in a new campaign unveiled by the telco. The campaign will customize data plans depending on their usage profiles and is expected to last for the next three months. Data...

Huawei Mobile to officially unveil the FreeBuds 4i in Kenya

Huawei Mobile Kenya has revealed plans to launch the FreeBuds 4i in Kenya starting early June 2021. The company looks to tap into the growing wireless earphones market that has seen entrance of quality headphones at amazingly low prices....

What Your Solar Business Needs to Thrive

If you are planning to open a solar business, or you are wondering what is next for your company, there are several steps that you can take to make sure that your business can continue to be successful in...

MPESA services earned Safaricom more than traditional voice segment

It’s hard to imagine a company earning lots of income from a service that’s supposed to be secondary from what its actually intended to offer, and Safaricom’s MPESA has just done that. Anyone would expect a mobile service provider...

Netflix customers in Kenya to pay more for the service after inclusion of digital service tax

Kenyans who are utilizing the popular video on demand service - Netflix will now pay more for their monthly subscriptions after the entertainment company included value added tax. The new charges will affect subscribers currently on the standard plan...

Vivo smartphone and online retailer – Jambo Shoppe ink a deal to sell devices via its platform

Vivo smartphone has inked a deal that will see its devices become available on the Jambo Shoppe online retail shop. The two companies are looking to tap into an increasing online focused Kenyan market that has been gaining popularity...

Tecno Camon 17 officially unveiled in Kenya, packs a 5000mAh battery and 90Hz display

After several leaks from various sources surfaced sometimes back regarding the Tecno Camon 17, the company has finally unveiled the device here in Kenya....

Equity bank makes a milestone in digital platforms with over 60 percent of total transactions

Kenya’s Equity bank has struck yet another milestone with over 60 percent of its transactions value recorded outside traditional branches. According to data released...

Telkom Kenya and Government sign a pact to develop youth focused digital wallet dubbed Fursa

Kenya’s third largest mobile service provider – Telkom Kenya has inked a deal with the ministry of ICT to develop a youth focused digital...

Kenyans to walk away with smart wearables in Huawei Mobile’s Let’s Fit Challenge

Tech giant - Huawei has unveiled a two-week campaign that will see lucky Kenyans walk away with Huawei GT2 pro, Huawei GT2 and HUAWEI...

Uber, Little Cab and Bolt drivers plan to go on strike if operators fail to increase fares

Uber, Bolt and Little Cab drivers are planning to switch-off their services if operators fail to increase fares in the wake of high fuel...