Tuesday, January 19, 2021
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This category is for all company, startup, national etc. announcements published mainly as shared by the different parties.

Konza city partners with Tatu City
Konza City's Eng. John Tanui, and Tatu City's owner and developer, Rendeavour have jointly announced the two upcoming developments will collaborate in a move meant to help them attract investors to Kenya. The companies have said that the collaboration will focus on building both mega-projects’
TCL 4K Mini LED TV C825
TCL announces 2021 Mini-LED, QLED, 4K HDR lineup. The company also announced it will roll out a TCL Google TV™ series in 2021 to TCL customers, starting in the United States and later in other parts of the world.
Showmax announces first Kenyan Original Series in partnership with CANAL+
Production has begun with an expected launch in 2021. However, information on the exact date it will premiere hasn't been shared
LG introduces new QNED Mini-LED TVs ahead of CES 2021
The QNED Mini-LED TV combines LG's Quantum dot and NanoCell technology, producing incredibly accurate colours with advanced LED backlight offering better contrast and deeper blacks for images, while rendering motion more smoothly and naturally.
Vivo V20 Launching in Kenya with 44MP Selfie Camera
The device comes with a 44MP front camera which the company says uses an advanced AI algorithm to track and focus on moving subjects. By sharpening photo and video quality for mobile subject tracking, the camera has the ability to shoot up to 4K selfie videos and also in slow motion.
Jambojet Kenya
Jambojet 2021 offer is 10,000 seats at KES. 2,100. The offer applies to Jambojet’s domestic destinations namely Mombasa, Eldoret, Kisumu, Malindi and Ukunda (Diani) and from its hub in Nairobi.
Equity Bank Kenya
The one trillion mark by Equity lifts the visibility of the financial sector in Eastern Africa significantly to compete favorably with financial institutions in South Africa, West Africa and North Africa for project and development finance.
Jambojet Kenya
Customers should follow Jambojet on social media (@FlyJambojet on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter) to participate in the contest for a chance to win these experiences.
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
Christopher Newson joins Equity Group Holdings as Non-Executive Board Director
Christopher holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree and a Certification in Theory of Accounting (CTA) from the University of Cape Town. He is a Chartered Accountant of South Africa and completed a Columbia Senior Executive Program.
Ilara Health partnered clinic
Ilara Health raises $3.75m Series A with promise of providing life-saving diagnostics across sub-Saharan Africa. Round joined by DOB Equity, Global Ventures and Chandaria Capital will accelerate data driven healthcare for peri-urban clinics
Xiaomi Redmi 9 Kenya
The campaign runs all through to December 18th, so make sure you're on time to pick up the devices listed below before the offers expire. Xiaomi says the prices are set as so why stocks last, and given the demand, it is best to reach out and get a unit you want immediately.
Vivo V20 Launching in Kenya with 44MP Selfie Camera
The device which will be branded under the slogan ‘’Be the Focus’’ will seek to offer extraordinary photography and videography solutions and bring the best moment of truth to users by capturing creative portraits and imaginative videos.
Safaricom Blaze to host Digital Career Fair
Safaricom has kicked off the fifth edition of its BLAZE Be Your Own Boss youth engagement with a digital summit targeting youth aged between 18 to 26 years.
Samsung says parts of Nyashinski's new video are shot on the Galaxy NOTE 20 Ultra
Samsung has sent out an email on the new Nyashinski video featuring Chris Kaiga saying parts of it have been shot on the Galaxy NOTE 20 Ultra. The specifics on which exact scenes used the NOTE 20 Ultra haven't been shared however