Kenya’s opposition party NASA asks its supporters to boycott Safaricom

Kenya’s opposition party NASA has called on its supporters to boycott Safaricom products and services. The move comes after Raila Odinga, the party leader threatened to call for a boycott of products from corporations the party claims were part of the country’s August 8 poll rigging scheme. According to Suna East Legislator, Junet Mohammed Safaricom […]

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Safaricom, CA dismiss NASA claims that the telecommunications operator helped rig August polls.

Telecommunications operator Safaricom has dismissed claims by Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga that it was complicit in manipulating the August 8 presidential elections. Through a statement sent to newsrooms yesterday, Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore termed the allegations made by Raila Odinga and the NASA coalition as factually incorrect and unsupported by any evidence whatsoever that […]

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Google celebrates the discovery of water on Mars with a Doodle

Following new findings from NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) that provided the strongest evidence yet that liquid water flows intermittently on present-day Mars, Google has honoured the exciting discovery with a Doodle. “Today’s news stirred us like a long, cool drink in the blistering heat. Science has gestured at the presence of water on Mars […]

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Kenya among 30 countries targeted by U.S. spying program

Kenya has been listed among the countries in Africa under surveillance by the United States National Security Agency (NSA) through installing spyware in devices from top manufacturers such as Western Digital, Seagate and Toshiba, Samsung, Maxtor, and IBM giving the agency the means to eavesdrop on the majority of the world’s computers, according to cyber […]

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