Cable Companies, Telecos and Kenyans Government Exploiting Us

It is official, internet costs is not going down anytime soon in Kenya. That statement is derived from utterances of one Chris Wood who is the  CEO of West Indian Ocean Cable Company (WIOCC) which is the consortium behind EASSy.  Mr Chris Wood, the chief executive officer at West Indian Ocean Cable Company WIOCC, the single largest shareholder in Eassy, says it could take up to three years to have significant reduction in connection charges.

WIOCC chief commercial officer, Mr James Wekesa (centre) with CEO, Mr Chris Wood (right), and the IFC adviser on ICT, Mr Joseph Solan, at a press conference on December 1, 2009.

Three F***ing years? Whaaat? You kidding me? Has he forgotten this? What about this?

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Robert Alai is a respected Kenyan blogger, technical evangelist, and social justice activist. Robert is known for his hard-hitting articles and opinions disseminated through his Twitter handle or Facebook page. he is the founder of KahawaTungu.


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