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Kenya Power tariff review: Low income users get standing charge waiver

An estimated 3.6 million low-cost electricity users will enjoy a monthly waiver of KES 150 in the new Kenya Power tariffs, ERC Director General has...
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How to make money doing nothing

Betting, government tenders, online writing and transcription are the most flooded sectors in this country because everybody wants to make money doing nothing. However,...
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Kenyans send 14 billion SMS messages in 3 months

Mobile penetration in Kenya stands at 90 percent Kenyans sent 14 billion SMS messages in the first quarter of 2018. This is a drop of 3 billion...
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Govt to tax airtime, per diem

The government will now be taxing airtime that employees receive from their employers. Speaking to the media, a KRA official has confirmed that airtime and...
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Telcos on the spot over mobile money charges

The National Assembly Committee on Communication, Information and Innovation has launched investigations on mobile money charges by local telcos. The Committee will look into the transaction...
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Kenya Power monopoly ends as 10 new suppliers enter market

The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) has licensed 10 operators to generate and distribute power in the country, the Commission's Director General Pavel Oimeke has...
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New taxes for Nairobi city dwellers, business owners

Nairobi city dwellers and business owners will start paying new taxes to finance the County operations. In addition to paying a fee to maintain the...
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MPs put KEBS to task over contraband sugar

The Kenya Bureau of Standards, KEBS and the Public health department have been put on notice over the handling of seized sugar in the...
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Nakuru man has slaughtered, sold cat meat for 8 years

James Mukangi has slaughtered 1,000 cats so far A 34-year-old Nakuru man has confessed to selling cat meat to samosa makers. James Mukangi, who has been...

2018/2019 Budget: Cost of basic commodities to go up

The price of basic commodities is expected to go up as the government seeks to fund its KES 3.07 trillion budget. Consumers are likely to...

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