7 MONTHS IN JAIL OR SH100,000 FINE FOR LOSING A SIM CARD IN KENYA

Purchasing a cell phone SIM card from a peddler could arrive you in prison for 7 months or a fine of Sh100,000.

As indicated by a notice by the Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) distributed in the dailies on Friday, purchasing of SIM cards from sellers, and in addition utilizing a SIM card that is not enrolled, contradicts area 27c of the Kenya Communications Act, 1998.

 

“At the point when purchasing a SIM card, request that the merchant enlists your particulars; give a duplicate of your ID and guarantee remedy particulars are enrolled; report any change of your particulars at the earliest opportunity to your supplier for a redesign,” read the notice to some degree.

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The power likewise helped clients to remember the need to report loss of SIM cards to the police and maintain a strategic distance from SIM card movement by outsiders.

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