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Kenyans to Send and Receive Mobile Money Across Networks as Interoperability Pilot Kicks Off

Back in May 2017, we reported that mobile money interoperability would be available to consumers within three months but that did not happen. Months...
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The Consumer Downtown Association Recognizes Telkom Kenya’s Affordable Data Plans

The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) released its pointers and projections based on the activities of the first quarter of the 2017/2018 Financial Year...
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Telkom Kenya’s Social Responsibility Sees Success as Ladies Team Qualifies for Africa Club Championships

Amidst offering mobile telecoms services, Kenya’s third largest operator Telkom participates in other activities such as sponsoring sporting activities. Its hockey team, Telkom Ladies...
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Telkom Kenya’s Mashariki Roaming Bundle is Affordable but Misses Key Additions

Back in 2014, an agreement called One Network was signed by East Africa’s Heads of States. On the whole, the agreement, which went live...

Telkom Kenya’s Focus on Data Services Sees Marginal Growth as Voice and SMS Dwindle

It has been more than six months since Telkom Kenya transitioned from Orange Kenya, and in that process, the mobile telecoms company has seen...

Telkom Kenya Augments its XL Bundles with Two New Plans

Mobile data plans are critical for any operator in current times. Based on the increased use of apps and expansive penetration of smart handhelds,...
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Telkom Kenya is Doubling the Amount of Data Purchased from Freedom Bundles Subscriptions

Barely two months ago, Telkom Kenya unveiled Freedom Bundles. The offer is still going on, and from December 12, it got an addition especially...
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Telkom Kenya Has a Bunch of Devices for a 10-day Giveaway Campaign

Telkom Kenya is currently running a promotion that will see ten winners walk away with devices. The campaign was launched on December 7, and...
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Five Key Reasons You Should Use My Telkom App

Less than a week ago, Telkom Kenya unveiled a self-utility app called My Telkom for its pre-pay subscribers. The launch was timely, and marked...
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Telkom Kenya Unveils a Self-Care Utility App Called My Telkom

  Telkom Kenya has officially unveiled a self-care app, which is now available for smartphone users. Dubbed My Telkom, the utility software is available for download...
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The Making of Telkom Kenya’s New Brand Identity: Interview With Marketing Head Levi Nyakundi

A few days ago, we had a chat with Mr. Levi Nyakundi who serves as the Chief Marketing Officer at Telkom Kenya in a...

Expect Improved Mobile Data Speeds on Telkom Kenya as it Upgrades its National and Metro Fibre Networks

Telkom Kenya’s rebrand journey was marked by several gains, including the launch of 4G that remains as the sole competitor for Safaricom’s extensive LTE...

Telkom Kenya Axes 4G4FREE and Free WhatsApp, Introduces Daily WhatsApp for KES 5

Telkom Kenya’s rebrand spurred the telecomm operator’s launch of critical services and products that aimed to heighten its share in the fiercely competitive mobile...
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Tecno Phantom 8 Arrives at Jumia with 2.5GB of Free Telkom Data and a Special Gift Pack

The other day, we mentioned that Tecno flagship phone, the Phantom 8, had arrived at PhonePlaceKenya for KES 32,000. That price remains a bargain, even...
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Safaricom to Handle Transmission of Results in Repeat Polls for 22 Counties, Telkom and Airtel to Share the Rest

Tomorrow, Kenyans from all walks of life will take a walk to respective polling stations and exercise their democratic duty in choosing a President...

Telkom New Freedom Bundles Offer Free Calls and a Significant Amount of Data, for Less

The new product in town from Kenya’s third largest telecoms operator Telkom Kenya is called Freedom Bundles. Introduced earlier today, the bundle will see...

USSD Short Codes to Manage Your Telkom Kenya Line

Understanding Telkom Kenya USSD codes to manage your experience with a Telkom line. What are the USSD codes and what do they represent?

Telkom Kenya Launches PEWA 100 and Daily SMS @KES 5 for Emergency Airtime and SMS

Telkom Kenya has announced two new products for its customer base of more than 1.8 million subscribers. Dubbed PEWA 100 and Daily SMS @KES...
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Enabling SME’s Connectivity Will Improve Kenya’s GDP

To get small and medium businesses using ICT services more extensively, we have to overcome complexity, affordability, connectivity and a compelling reason.
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Building Modern Networks Key to Harnessing Kenya’s Data Opportunity

Kenya’s mobile industry growth is largely driven by data and will catapult the industry to deliver even more value-added services. by Aldo Mareuse.

Telkom Kenya, Airtel and Jamii Telecom Apply for Extension of 4G Licenses

Telco Safaricom has single handedly managed to spur the adoption of 4G network in the country, and was only joined a few months ago...
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Telkom Kenya’s 4G4FREE and Free WhatsApp Live on, Here’s Another Month

Telkom Kenya has extended free WhatsApp and 4G4FREE for another month, offer goes till the end of October.

Telkom Kenya Opens Pre-Orders For the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Comes with 10GB Data

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 was announced to a warm reception that saw the device break the company's Pre-order records. Locally, Samsung announced that...

Behind Telkom Kenya’s Vision to Drive Data Consumption Through 4G Devices

When Telkom Kenya rebranded almost three months ago, it was clear that the company was aiming to recapture the market through mobile data. With...

Communications Authority of Kenya Pockets KES 311.6 Million in Penalties from Operators for Poor Service

In a period spanning over a year since Kenya’s ICT watchdog Communications Authority (CA) consulted the public about its new laws that were clearly...

Telkom Kenya PostPay Plans, Which One Suits You?

Mobile operators have different products to meet the requirements of most of their customer base niches. There are those who send a lot of...

Telkom Kenya Offers More Data to Holla Plus and Holla Premium Subscribers

It was only five months ago when Telkom Kenya (then Orange) slashed the call rates on the Holla by approximately 50-percent. This was after...
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Telkom Kenya Gets Two Independent Members on its Board

Telkom Kenya has added two independent members to its Board, Mrs Dorcas Kombo and Mr Jinaro Kibet. Mrs Kombo is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of...

Telkom Kenya Appoints Former KPTC Employee as Chief Human Resources Officer

Telkom Kenya has appointed Catherine Olaka as its Chief Human Resources Officer. Catherine is a Human Resource Generalist with over 20 years experience in the HR game. Catherine...
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Telkom Wins the Hearts of 3 Million Kenyans, Offers Free Calls Over the Weekend

Around April this year, Telkom Kenya had a market share of 7.4% which was a representation of 2.88 million Kenyans. The company has just...

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