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Carrefour Kenya's New App lets you Shop Online with a Delivery Fee of just KES. 99

Carrefour Kenya’s New App lets you Shop Online with a Delivery Fee of just...

Carrefour says that for delivery, they will start with the Nairobi region, and then will slowly expand to other cities across the country in the near future. The standard delivery fee will be KES. 99 only.
Huawei Y9a Unboxing and First Impressions

Huawei devices discounted for Safaricom Open Day sales

The latest Safaricom Open Day promo is currently running until December 15th. As usual, there's a ton of devices one can buy from different companies. If you've been looking for a Huawei device, the company has announced discounted prices for a relatively wide range of devices from phones to wearables.
Nairobi City Techish Kenya

Safaricom says it has added 400 more Matatus in Nairobi to its Cashless Fare...

The service is powered by Simple Fare, a mobile and financial integration technology developed by Netcen Interactives. Simple Fare enables a commuter to pay fare through Lipa Na M-PESA with the payment immediately reflecting to the bus crew’s phones.
Michael Joseph

Former CEO Michael Joseph becomes Safaricom’s Board of Directors’ Chairman

He was CEO of Safaricom until 2010 when he departed from the position, after the late Bob Collymore's takeover. He then became interim CEO in 2019 after the passing on of Collymore and was replaced by current CEO Peter Ndegwa in April of 2020. He also currently serves as chairman of Kenya Airways, and the Chancellor of Maseno University.
Xiaomi Jumia Extended Techweek Deals

Here are the best Xiaomi deals on Jumia Techweek

Jumia Techweek is ongoing and here are some of the best deals you can currently grab on the ongoing promos. From the Mi Band 4 to the Mi NOTE 8.

TECNO’s 7-inch Battery Champ now on sale for KES. 15,000

Combining a larger than life 7-inch display with AI-powered cameras and an extraordinary battery life that can last four days straight, Pouvoir 4 becomes the latest and the most powerful addition to the Pouvoir family
Huawei DigiTruck celebrates 1st anniversary with 1,500 youth trained

Huawei DigiTruck celebrates 1st anniversary with 1,500 youth trained

Huawei’s DigiTruck that launched last year has marked its 1-year anniversary by achieving the milestone of training more than 1,500 youth across 13 locations in 8 counties. The announcement was made as 100 students graduated from the DigiTruck’s latest training of 100 students in Nyeri County
Telkom Kenya Tkash

Here are the new Telkom T-Kash Charges from March 2021

Telekom Kenya has announced new rates for T-Kash effective March 5th 2021. This follows a revision by the company on the rates that had been altered back in 2020 as a response to the Government of Kenya’s directive in a move to curb the spread of Coronavirus.
TECNO Spark 3 Pro Review

TECNO Spark 3 (3G Only Variant) now on Sale in Kenya

TECNO Spark 3 (3G Only Variant) now on Sale in Kenya
Safaricom M-Pesa Foundation Expectant Mothers

M-Pesa Foundation’s KES. 25 Million Project to Benefit Expecting Mothers across country

At least 6,000 mothers from across the country are expected to benefit from a KES.25.2million maternal, newborn and child health project funded by the M-PESA Foundation.
Huawei's CEO Ren Zhengfei

Huawei’s CEO says, “We won’t give up the ideal of globalisation”

Ren stated that Huawei creates value to the whole ecosystem and wider economy. He cited the example that Huawei has built 5G networks in many cities in Europe, Asia and Middle East, and its networks in Europe top global network performance tests, benefiting all the users on those networks.
realme C11 Kenya

realme C11 was the company’s most popular buy in Kenya in 2020

Among the six smartphones realme Kenya introduced last year to the market, the company says, the realme C11 seems to have struck a code in the hearts of many Kenyas. It has emerged as their top purchased device in 2020.
Konza Technopolis City Kenya

Webinar: Role of Emerging Digital Technologies in Shaping the Future of Smart Cities post...

This will be a two hours session that begins at 2: 00 PM - 4:00 PM. The webinar will begin with a keynote speech by the host Jerome Ochieng, PS ICT & Innovation followed by a moderated panel session and Q&A that will last for one hour.
Updating iOS and iPadOS to version 14.4: Why is it so important?

Why it is so important to update to iOS 14.4 and iPad OS 14.4

Apple believes unnamed cybercriminals are already exploiting these vulnerabilities, the company advises all iOS and iPadOS users to update their operating systems.
TECHISH KENYA Black Friday Deals

Here’s Xiaomi Kenya’s 2019 Jumia Black Friday Deals

Black Friday deals from Xiaomi Kenya