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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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[9 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]
Bon Voyage; Total Kenya; M-PESA; How to top up your Bon Voyage card via M-PESA

Running low on fuel? You can now conveniently top up your Total Bon Voyage fuel card via M-Pesa from wherever your are. It’s easy;

Go to M-PESA menu and select Payment services
Select Paybill
Enter the paybill number 983200
Enter the BV card number (as the account number when prompted)
Enter the amount you wish to top up
Enter your PIN to confirm

Bon Voyage! - MaryVille_IBCJapan

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[17 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]
New traffic rules in Kenya, new traffic penalties; Amendments to the Traffic Act CAP 403

Section
Amended
Offence
Original Penalty
New Penalty

43
Driving beyond
authorized speed
limit
- Fine not less than two
hundred shillings
and not exceeding two
thousand shillings
(Kshs.2,000).
Fine not exceeding one hundred
thousand shillings
(Kshs.100,000).

45
Driving on
pavements and
pedestrian
walkways
This is a new provision.
- For first conviction
imprisonment for a term not
exceeding three (3) months
or to a fine not exceeding
thirty thousand shillings
(Kshs.30,000).
- For subsequent conviction of
imprisonment for a term not
exceeding six (6) months

49
Careless driving
(driving without
any care and
attention to other
road users)
Fine not exceeding five
thousand shillings
(Kshs.5,000) or
imprisonment for a term not exceeding five (5) months.
For first offence to a fine not
exceeding one hundred
thousand shillings
(Kshs.100,000) orimprisonment for a period not
exceeding one (1) year.
- …

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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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[19 Nov 2011 | One Comment | ]
How to check your Virgin Atlantic flight details on Twitter

You can now check the status of your Virgin Atlantic flight via twitter! Here is how to:

Just tweet the flight number and departure date to the airline’s new Twitter account @VAAInfo.For example. @VAAInfo VS3 1411
For the majority of flights, passengers will immediately receive a tweet in return confirming the departure and arrival times. If, like Sydney flights, it’s a multi-leg journey, the tweet requests that travellers include the departure airport.
Passengers will then receive their flight status in true Virgin style. For example: @RogerFlysalot – Hello gorgeous! The @VirginAtlantic VS3/30Oct left London LHR at 10:50 …

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[19 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
How to pay Virgin Atlantic air ticket by M-PESA

Clients of Virgin Atlantic can now pay for their air fare using M-PESA! Here is how to pay for your Virgin Atlantic air ticket using M-PESA:

On your Safaricom mobile phone, go to M-PESA menu and select ‘Pay Bill’
Enter business number 672672
Enter the account number as the 6-digit booking reference number that comes on every ticket.
Enter your PIN and confirm the transaction
Only normal M-PESA charges apply for this transaction, Virgin Atlantic will not charge customers for using this service

The M-PESA is an additional means of paying for Virgin Atlantic air ticket. …

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[12 Nov 2011 | One Comment | ]
How to pay British Airways ticket via M-PESA

Here is how to pay for your British Airways ticket via M-PESA

Go the M-PESA menu from your Safaricom mobile phone
Go to Pay bill input number 380380
Follow prompts and make payment (up to KES 140,000)

M-PESA is added option besides paying for your ticket online here http://www.ba.com

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[26 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
How to: Pay Fly 540 Air ticket via M-Pesa

You can now pay Fly 540 air ticket via MPesa.
To do that; follow the following easy steps:

Call Fly 540 and make reservations
You will receive a Reference Number
In your phone, go to MPESA menu, Pay Bill option – input Number 540540
You will be asked for the Reference Number (see No.2)
You will receive a confirmation and thereafter a ticket.
Enjoy your flight!

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[20 Mar 2011 | One Comment | ]
How to replace a lost, Filled up or Defaced  Log Book in Kenya.

To replace a lost motor vehicle log book in Kenya, you need the following documents:
Application for XI (Available here)
Copy of ID/Certificate of incorporation/ Business Registration Certificate
A fee of Ksh. 500 for filled up  and Kshs.2,500 for defaced or lost Logbook
A police abstract in case of lost logbooks (available here)
 
Submit these to the nearest KRA office (See a list of all KRA offices countrywide here)

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[20 Mar 2011 | 4 Comments | ]
How to replace lost or old (defaced) driving license in Kenya

To replace a lost Kenyan driving licence, you will need the following documents:
Application form XI (available here)
Police abstract and Kshs. 20 receipt (Police abstract available here)
Two passport size photos of the applicant (35mm br 45mm, showing head shoulder and full face without hat)
Photocopy of the ID
Payable fees of Ksh. 875
Present all the above to a Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) office near you. (See a list of KRA offices countrywide here)
 
To replace a defaced (old) driving license in Kenya, you will need the following documents:
Application form XI (available here)
The defaced licence
Two passport …