Police gets free Zuku internet as Runda goes into 24hr surveillance via Zuku Fiber

Police gets free Zuku internet as Runda goes into 24hr surveillance via Zuku Fiber

Wananchi Group’s home entertainment and communications services brand Zuku, has modernized and eased the way in which Kenya Police Service interact with the public.

An arrangement bringing together the Kenya Police Service, Runda Residents Association and Wananchi Group’s Zuku has seen the setting up a 24/7 security surveillance network that will facilitate community policing through an innovative, cost-effective, safe and solution-oriented manner and encourage the public to adhere to and respect the rule of law.

“At Zuku, we would like to forge a long working relationship and use our expertise and investment in technological infrastructure to improve community policing. Security...



Commissioning of Feature Length Films for Zuku TV’s Swahili Movies Channel

Commissioning of Feature Length Films for Zuku TV’s Swahili Movies Channel

Zuku TV seeks to commission feature length Swahili films for broadcast on Zuku Swahili Movies,  the only TV channel dedicated to showcasing the best of Swahili films 24/7. 

Zuku Swahili Movies is a premium movie channel tailor made for all audiences within the East African region. The channel seeks to respond to strong consumer demand for Africa-produced and Africa-themed programming and prides itself on the quality of its output. 

We are looking for submissions that are bold, ambitious, unique, original and bring a fresh outlook to East African television content. 

The concept should have a broad viewer appeal and possess the ability to...



Wananchi Group rekindles voice telephony fire

Wananchi Group rekindles voice telephony fire

Wananchi Group’s home entertainment and communication services brand Zuku, has kicked off a major project to revitalize its voice telephony service provision capacity.

The project, which will involve the integration of a delivery platform technically known as a Soft Switch system, will soon see, Wananchi Group, providing fully-fledged voice telephony services. The provision of voice telephony services for all its Zuku Triple-play (broadband, multi-channel digital television and voice telephony) customers is part of a strategy by Wananchi Group to enhance its service delivery capacity.

As part of the triple-play offering, Zuku delivers high quality voice services with free unlimited local on-net (Zuku...



Zuku Revamps Residential Internet Speeds offering to 50Mbps

Zuku Revamps Residential Internet Speeds offering to 50Mbps

Fastest residential speeds in the market

Company invests over Kshs. 40 million in upgrade of network infrastructure facilitating 50Mbps offering

 

In a strategic market development effort, Wananchi Group’s home entertainment and communication services brand Zuku, has today revealed a revamped plan to deliver fast home based connections by launching 50 Mbps Internet service, the fastest residential service offering in the market. 

Commenting on the new offering, Wananchi Group’s CEO Richard Alden noted, “Kenyans are now demanding more speeds, and this demand has fuelled our overall broadband strategyby revamping...



Zuku Service Interruption during the period 27th October 2014 to 5th November 2014

Zuku Service Interruption during the period 27th October 2014 to 5th November 2014

Wananchi Group, owner of the home entertainment and communication services brand, Zuku, would like to extend sincere apologies for the inconvenience experienced by some of our customers between 27th October 2014 to 5th November 2014 arising from a substantial outage in our high capacity fiber optic network in Nairobi and Mombasa regions.

The interruption was caused by a difficult decision to suspend all our network related activities to ensure the safety of our contractors, customers and members of the public. We consider it our duty to all parties to take health and safety matters extremely seriously.

We would like to assure all...



Zuku reduces decoder prices

Zuku reduces decoder prices

Wananchi Group’s home of entertainment and communication services brand Zuku , has reduced the prices of its satellite decoders by almost 30 percent effective January 2015.

Under a campaign dubbed “Tuvuke Digital Na Zuku Satellite TV”, the firm has slashed its prices as the country readies itself for the first phase of the digital migration in Nairobi and its environment at the beginning of the New Year.

The firm, which has also embarked on a local and regional network expansion plan, has announced the bargain of its decoders from Kshs. 5,600 to Kshs. 3,999 as a...



Zuku Launches new Channels

Zuku Launches new Channels

On the 5th of February ZUKU introduced four (4) new entertainment and sports channels, TRACE SPORTS STARS, LOLWE TV, MCS ENTERTAINMENT and KOMBAT SPORTS.

KOMBATSPORT - Kombat Sports is an all fight sports channel from France dedicated to more than 20 fight sports and martial arts disciplines. An interesting Action oriented sports channel.  (boxing, kickboxing, muaythai, karate, Taekwondo and Kungfu)

MCS International - MCS International is a sports channel from France that brings exclusive premium sport content including football (MLS (US league), Russian League, French National league, Everton TV, Chelsea TV, Barça TV, Bayern TV,Marseille TV,Juventus Channel,Milan Channel), basketball, volleyball, tennis...



Commissioning for a Reality Show

Commissioning for a Reality Show

Zuku TV is looking to partner with local content producers to co-produce or commission a bold and original reality show.

We are looking for scripts or proposals that are unique, original, entertaining and bring fresh insight into the industry. The concept should also have a broad appeal and possess the ability to travel across the continent.

CONTENT

The series must be:

  • Unique, original...


Wananchi Group 2015 Growth and Expansion Strategy

Wananchi Group 2015 Growth and Expansion Strategy

 

Wananchi Group is a home entertainment operator in East Africa incorporating integrated media and telecoms through its Wananchi business service and Zuku platforms. Operating in a rapidly growing and competitive business environment the group's vice chairman, Richard Bell joined CNBC Africa to talk about the strategy for 2015.

Mr. Bell started off by highlighting the performance of Wananchi Group in the previous year (2014).  One of the thing he highlighted was that, Wananchi Group managed to build fiber infrastructure to over 25,000 homes in Nairobi and Mombasa and rollout is still in progress to make sure Wananchi Group brings high speed...



Zuku Launched Campaign for Users to Share Their Experiences Using the Internet Service and Educate Them on the Service

Zuku Launched Campaign for Users to Share Their Experiences Using the Internet Service and Educate Them on the Service

Wananchi Group’s home entertainment and communication services brand Zuku, has today launched a campaign aimed to encourage users to talk about the Zuku internet service on social media platforms. The campaign dubbed ‘My Zuku Fiber Story’ is focused on getting Zuku customers share their stories – real testimonials on their Zuku experience.

On social media participants will adopt the hashtag - #MyZukuFiberStory, to track the comments. Speaking during the launch of the four-month drive, Wananchi Group CEO Richard Alden said the reputable service provider is very keen on receiving feedback. He noted that social media in Kenya is today used as...



RAMADHAN SUHUR AND IFTAR TIMETABLE

RAMADHAN SUHUR AND IFTAR TIMETABLE

As the Holy Month of Ramadhan continues, get to know the timetable for Suhur and Iftar at your city! click here to get the timetable.

MASAKU 7s SCHEDULE

MASAKU 7s SCHEDULE

As Masaku 7s kicks off on Saturday 4th July, here is the schedule for the games. Click here to view.

Zuku is an East African brand that aspires to bring our customer superior entertainment experience at an affordable price. We have Zuku Satellite TV which offers quality affordable digital entertainment via a satellite dish direct to your home. This is available in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Malawi. Zuku Fiber offer high speed, unlimited broadband internet ranging from 1Mbps, 10Mbps to 20Mbps with Cable TV and zuku telephone riding on the Fiber network. This is available in Nairobi and Selected areas in Mombasa. Zuku WiFi is available in various hotspots within Nairobi and Mombasa. Zuku entertainment includes Zuku produced content (Groove Theory, Statehouse, tales from a bush larder and Setting the Pace on Zuku sports) and 3rd Party produced content (Walking dead, 24 series, Jeremiah, and Rachel Ray Show). All this services are couple buy reliable Customer service that cares.The services include satellite tv, free satellite tv, satellite dish, satellite tv service, satellite tv installation, tv satellite, dish satellite tv, satellite tv dealer, tv satellite dish, cable tv, direct , direct satellite tv, dish satellite, satelite television, satellite tv dish, digital satellite, satellite dish tv, satellite television, digital satellite tv, internet cable tv, tv satellites, satellite tv programming, free to air satellite, satellite tv schedule, satellite television channel, compare broadband tv packages, international television channels, pay tv packages, triple play packages, phone internet and tv packages, local channels tv guide, live sport satellite tv, watch aljazeera sport live, zuku satellite tv, live discovery tv, zuku channels, zuku television, zuku premium, zuku tv channel, zuku premium channels, zuku satellite,  baby tv online live, zuku classic, zuku package, zuku sports channels, zuku tv guide, zuku tv packages, broadband, internet service providers, hotspots, wireless tablet, internet services, best internet provider, affordable internet service,  cheap internet providers, cheap internet access, wireless isp, internet router, wireless router, best internet providers, wireless connection, internet provider,  internet service provider, internet providers, and high speed internet.

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