Kenya, Tech scene

What Matiangi can learn from Ndemo

When it became obvious that Bitange Ndemo would not be taking over as the Cabinet Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Communication, the ICT community wondered who would wear the giant shoes left by Ndemo. To calm the nerves…


CCK reviews broadcast licenses

The Communications Commission of Kenya (CCK) has reviewed prices for broadcasting. Broadcast companies with more than one frequency per broadcast spot or site will from next month pay higher fees for the spectrum This is in an attempt to address…

Africa, Kenya

Kenya ICT Masterplan to be launched tomorrow

The Kenya ICT Board is set to launh Kenya’s four year ICT master plan. It projects that by 2017: Every citizen, resident, home and institution will be connected through a countrywide robust, accessible and affordable ICT infrastructure. Kenya will become…


SIM registration: operators can expect lower revenues

Few months ago, the Communications Commission of Kenya started a campaign requiring mobile phone subscribers to register their SIM cards in order to continue using the services. SIM cards enable users to communicate and transact using mobile devices. In a…


Kenya rattles Africa group at WICT

Diplomacy is tough, and its for the patient. So, if you are the type that likes to stick to the issues and make a decision fast, treaty making is not your place, stay away because these guys will know what…