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[28 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
How to pay for parking in Nairobi via M-PESA; step by step guide from phone and online

Below is a step by step guide on how to pay for your parking fees in Nairobi county via your mobile phone.

Step1 Register
Step2 Load your e-wallet with cash from M-PESA, Airtel Money, Visa e.t.c.
Step 3 Pay for parking from your ewallet

First time users will follow from step 1 to step 3 below. If you have already registered for the service, you shall follow step2 and step3 only.
Step 1 Registration:
From Mobile phone: Dial *217# and enter your Name, ID Number and select a PIN number (when we tried to register via …

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[27 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Engineers Board of Kenya EBK (formerly ERB); The only approved Engineering programs for Kenyan University, Approved Engineering Universities

Engineers Board of Kenya has published on its website a list of what they call APPROVED ENGINEERING PROGRAMMES FOR THE KENYAN UNIVERSITIES.
It thus follow that if a programm is not on this list, or if a University is not on this list then its not approved by the EBK.
The list is as below as at 27th August 2014: If your University or program is not on this list, it’s important you get in touch with your University for further guidance.
1. University of Nairobi
ü  BSc – Civil Engineering
ü  BSc – Agricultural …

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[9 Aug 2013 | One Comment | ]
KCSE 2012: Joints Admissions Board (JAB) 2013 University Admissions; How to check the university and course you have admitted to

KCSE 2012 candidates can now check online what Universities they have been admitted to by clicking here  or this alternative link and following the instructions.
Once you confirm your university, please follow up with the University to know their fees structure and reporting dates early enough. Also find out what their accommodation arrangements are. Most of this information could be available on the university website. Here is a list of the websites of all major Universities in Kenya
 

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[16 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]

You can now request KASNEB to remark your paper after the results have been released.  You will need the appeals form.
This form should be completed by students who wish to appeal for remarking of their examination paper(s). Below are  the conditions to lodge the appeal successfully:
1. The form should be received by KASNEB within fourteen (14) days after the date of release of the examination results. This date is indicated in the examination result notification.
2. Your name should NOT appear anywhere on this form. 
3. The form should be delivered …

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[9 Feb 2013 | 53 Comments | ]
KASNEB website; How to create a student account online on the KASNEB website; step by step guide for new and existing KASNEB students

If you are a new or existing student with KASNEB, here is how to create an online account with KASNEB using KASNEB’s web application (software).
New Student Registration:

Click on the link to the KASNEB app here.
Click the link “Create Account”  See Image below

 You will be asked to select whether or not they have a KASNEB registration number
 Because you are a new student to KASNEB and have not been issued with a Student Registration number, Select the option “NO”. Otherwise if you are already registered as a student with KASNEB, you shall …

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[6 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
IEBC Registration Centers; How to find online your nearest registration center

You can now find your nearest voter registration center online and on The Timpata! On the IEBC portal below, Scroll to the right, enter your County, Constituency and Ward and you will get a list of all centers near you. Better still, enter the name of where you live in the search box. Ensure you register as a voter to participate in the MArch 4th 2012 General Elections.

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[4 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
How to know what Kenyans have been searching for on the internet in the last 30 days from today courtesy of Google

The information relayed below is live from Google Trends and automatically updates over time depending on what people are searching for online.
In case you get difficulties viewing these results on Mozilla Firefox, try Internet Explorer.

You will get the same results here:

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[4 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

1. Touch the welcome screen.
2. Select your airline of choice
3. Produce an identification
4. Answer the security question
5. Choose your  seat
6. Print your boarding pass
The kiosks are conveniently placed in the checkin areas at JKIA.

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[3 Oct 2012 | 56 Comments | ]

If you have already registered and obtained a PIN number, it is now possible to print and re-print the PIN certificate from KRA’s website. To print your KRA PIN certificate, follow this processNOTE: You shall require to have your PIN Number
1. Log on to the KRA online portal her : http://www.kra.go.ke/index.php/kra-portal
2. If you are new to KRA’s online services, select the option “Get Password Existing Taxpayer” Folllow the prompts and tis process will send you a password and a Signature Stap to your email address which you shall useto log …

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[3 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]
NHIF; October 2012, New List of accredited Health Care providers per county for Civil Servants

NHIF Has issued a revised list of healthcare providers who will offer outpatient care to members.
See the benefits of the new cover in The Timpata here.
Listed below please find the updated outpatient healthcare providers who will offer outpatient care to members of the Civil Service and Disciplined services and their declared defendants. Choice to preferred medical facilities starts from 1st October 2012 to 10th October 2012.
Members who are comfortable with their current facilities need not change. Members under job group N-T should continue accessing services at their current providers. (See bottom …