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Broadcasting Services  |  Research Company Releases List Of Kenya’s Highest Ranking TV And Radio Stations

A recent report of the research done by Trends and Insights For Africa (TIFA) has named the TV and Radio Stations which captured the majority of the Kenyan audience over the last seven days. The African-based research firm gathered the ...
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Sports Broadcasting  |  Kenya's Veteran Sports Commentator Mohammed Juma Njuguna Dies

Kenya's veteran sports commentator Mohammed Juma Njuguna passed away on Saturday at the Nairobi Hospital after a long battle with illness. The legendary broadcaster, who had close to four decades of journalism experience, was working as a content producer at ...
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Kenya Announces Plans To Invest US$59-Million In DARE Submarine Cable System

Kenya has announced that it plans to connect to the Djibouti Africa Regional Express (DARE) submarine fibre optic cable system at a staggering cost of US$59-million. According to the contractor SubCom the connection which is scheduled for completion by June ...

Poa Rolls Out Low-Cost Internet In Kenya

The low-cost internet provider Poa! Internet has announced the completion of its wireless internet network in Kiambu and Nairobi counties in Kenya. More than 3,000 Wi-Fi hotspots were installed by the company and already help Jamhuri, Kibera, Kawangware, Kabiria, Waithaka, ...

VIPI TV To Be Rolled Out In Kenya

A fresh new TV station targeted at showcasing youth culture will be rolled out in Kenya in May. The new tv station, VIPI TV is to highlight and promote Kenya’s booming music sector, develop the country’s local artists and also ...

'East Africa’s Got Talent’ Season 1 To Launch Soon In Africa

The world-renown talent search TV show ‘Got Talent’ will make its debut in East Africa soon. The show has fittingly been dubbed ‘East Africa Got Talent’, and will seek to discover and recognise talent throughout East Africa. The inaugural season ...

Kenyan Co-Production To Be Showcased At Series Mania In France

Country Queen, a new TV drama series produced as a German and Kenyan co-production will be showcased at both the upcoming Kalasha Market in Nairobi Kenya and the Series Mania in Lille France. With its excellent production quality and universally ...

Airtel Launches 4G sites In More Than 40 Cities In Kenya

Airtel Kenya has announced the rollout of more than 800 3G and 4G sites throughout Kenya in an attempt to boost its network coverage and improve customer experiences. Airtel hopes that the roll-out and upgrade of the sites will increase ...

Safaricom Names Rose Ogega As Newly Appointed Board Member

Safaricom has revealed that Rose Ogega has been appointed as the newest member of its Board, following a meeting that the Board of Directors held on the 12th February 2019. Ogega was appointed to serve as a non-executive independent director ...

Kenya: Safaricom Launches Home Fibre In Nyeri

One of Safaricom’s most popular products is Home Fibre. It was launched over two years ago and since then has covered a large part of Nairobi. The initial roll-out, which targeted the Kikuyu and Nairobi East areas, focused on places ...

Kenya: Members Of The Film Industry Meet To Discuss National Film Policy

Kenya Film Commission, the government agency that is in charge of promoting Kenya’s film industry and local content held a meeting with stakeholders of the film industry to have discussions around the National Film Policy. The Permanent Secretary Broadcasting Ministry ...

Safaricom Launches Interactive Customer Care Chatbot

Safaricom has launched Zuri, an artificial intelligence (AI) Chatbot assistant that is now available on Facebook Messenger and Telegram. Zuri allows more than 17 million Safaricom mobile data users to complete a variety of tasks like manage subscription services including ...