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Kenya on course to develop nuclear energy, official says

Kenya on course to develop nuclear energy, official says

First facility may be built in next 12 to 15 years.

Legal wrangling over Kenya's cybercrime law

Bloggers gain upper hand in dispute over Kenya's cybercrime law

Sections of the law will remain suspended until early November 2018 when the matter will be reheard in court.

Safaricom refutes allegations of blocking calls to smaller operators

Safaricom refutes allegations of blocking calls to smaller operators

Telco secures injunction to temporarily suspend CA fine of Kshs449 million.

Kenya to host International Open Data Conference in 2020

Kenya to host International Open Data Conference in 2020

East African country believes selection was based on Deputy President William Ruto's focus on open government and data for development.

Kenya: Uhuru slaps tax on internet and money transfer charges

Kenyatta slaps tax on internet and money transfer charges

Govt passes Finance Bill 2018 incorporating memorandum to increase tax on basic services and commodities.

Kenyan telcos disconnect 600 000 SIM cards

Kenyan telcos disconnect 600 000 SIM cards

CA applies pressure on operators to rid their networks of incomplete or erroneously registered lines.

MEST launches fourth incubator, tech hub in Nairobi

MEST launches fourth incubator, tech hub in Nairobi

This will serve as the program's flagship East African space.

Data analysis helping Kenya's insurance firms counter fraud

Data analysis helping Kenya's insurance firms counter fraud

'Insuretech' mostly unexplored in East African country, but gaining traction says MYDAWA exec.

Kenya's SIM card laws flouted

Kenya's SIM card laws flouted

According to the outcomes of an audit carried out by the country's Communication Authority.

Paradigm Initiative condemns new internet tax in Kenya

Paradigm Initiative condemns new internet tax in Kenya

Organisation says businesses that rely on mobile and online money transfers "will be greatly affected."

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Somalia could challenge Kenya’s mobile money dominance

World Bank report draws a comparison between the two.