Online Voting in Progress for the Kenyan Blog Awards 2016

Online voting for the Kenyan Blog Awards 2015 is underway. Voting started on March 3 and will continue until May 1, 2016.

Launched in 2012 by the Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE), the Kenyan Blog Awards, also known as BAKE Awards, recognises and awards exceptional Kenyan bloggers. The competition, according to the organisers, is open to all Kenyans and brands that operate in Kenya.

The competition began with a submission phase from January 8 to February 10, 2016. Then the judges chose the best five blogs for each category, before online voting was open to the public on March 3, 2016.

The 2016 winners will be announced at a public event on May 7, 2016.

There are 19 categories this year after the organisers added one category, Best Religious or Spirituality Blog.

Check out the list of nominees for the 19 categories  on the awards website, and cast your vote here.

ARCEP provides additional details on the call for applications for frequency allocations in French overseas markets

On 29 January, ARCEP and the French Government issued a call for applications with a view to allocating new 3G and 4G frequencies in the overseas markets. Under the terms of the procedure, potential applicants have until 19 April 2016 to contact ARCEP with any queries they might have.

Today, ARCEP is publishing its responses to the questions it has received thus far. It is also issuing reminder that frequency applications must be submitted to ARCEP by 12 noon on 10 May 2016. For additional information lease click here: