News that giant Telcoms firm Safaricom has introduced free WhatsApp in their latest Data Plans have send Kenyans to cloud nine. Most Kenyans believe that there will be no more excuses like ‘Sikuona text juu sikua na bundles’
Here is what Kenyans are saying on Twitter.
— HII NI KIRIMINO™ (@Brianmbunde) September 14, 2018
— Josh junior (@Joshsmasha) September 14, 2018
— innovative writing help (@chuxx_robert) September 14, 2018
The weekly plan has 1GB for just KES250 and free WhatsApp including downloads and uploads upto end of the week. #TuendeleeKuchat
— Arnold (@arnoldi254) September 14, 2018
In a statement sent out on Twitter, Safaricom stated: “We have listened. Get more from our new data bundles”.
Under the new plan, customers will be able to send and receive WhatsApp messages for free in the time limit of their data plan even after the depletion of the their bundles. The move is likely to receive an uproar from their competitors Airtel and Telkom.