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Bulk SMS

Bulk SMS involves sending of SMS in large volumes, sending SMS mainly for business e.g. Transactional or Promotional SMS.

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SMS is a prime marketing tool


Celcom Africa is the leading mobile SMS messaging company, specializing in bulk SMS services for
schools, churches, NGOs, SACCOs, SMEs, corporates and other organisations.
We offer cheap bulk SMS services in Kenya.
With our cheap SMS API gateway get more customers with faster and more reliable bulk messages from the best bulk sms providers in Kenya.

Top 8 Benefits of bulk SMS:

  • SMS Branding

SMS messages are sent using your organisation's name instead of a number. This not only ensures content authenticity but also enhances brand promotion.

  • Access Everywhere

Since bulk SMS is offered as an online service, just like Facebook or Yahoo Mail, you can easily access it from anywhere in the world so long as you're connected to the Internet

  • Long Messages

Get the most of SMS messages; send long SMS's upto 850 characters.

  • Add Contacts from Excel

Supports addition of contacts from an Excel file and it's super easy.

  • SMS Scheduling

You can schedule your SMS text messages to be sent at a future date and time. This feature can be used to set up a reminders for appointment, meeting or event.

  • Messaging with Personalised Text

Address your customers by name, inserting any information you have about them into a personalized message.

  • Multiple Account Users

Add account users or agents to help you administer your account.

  • Delivery Reports

Get accurate and detailed reports on the delivery status of all messages sent.


Celcom Africa bulk SMS system is Web-based. It is a bulk SMS service that allows you to log in,
upload contacts using excel, buy credit automatically, schedule and send SMS in bulk and most important you can download campaign reports.
Our SMS messaging system allows you to use your name as the sender ID thus your outgoing messages go with your unique branded name. There are no software charges for our free online bulk SMS software
All you need to do is buy SMS/credits and send your text messages. Using our Demo account which has our name on it “Celcom or Jua mobile”.


  • SMS Scheduling

  • SMS are Cost Effective

  • Web-based SMS platform

  • Adding Contact from Excel

  • Great For Customer Engagement

How to Register for our Bulk SMS Service

The process of registration

To register for Celcom Africa Bulk SMS services, fill in the form on register or contact page. You require the following:
1. Go to register page

2. Add contact number (preferably mobile)

3. Add contact email address

4. Names of contact person

5. Company Name

6. Our customer service agents will contact you within minutes

7. Do not forget to check your email for more information sent by our customer service agents.

Sender ID Requirements include:

To register for a Sender ID the following is required:
1. Sender company’s letterhead

2. Date of Submission.

3. Name and Title of authorized signatory.

4. Sender company stamp.

5. Company Name, services or products. If it is a product, you need to proof by sharing the trademark.

6. The ID should have 11 characters limit. With no spacing but hyphens and underscores are acceptable and also counted as characters.

7. KSH.8000 processing fee per network which include "Safaricom, Airtel, Telkom, Orange".

8. Registration certificate or certificate of incoporation

9. See PRICING for payment

How to Send Bulk SMS

Step 1: Login to your account confirm you have enough SMS/credits if not purchase using our paybill which will automatically credit your account.

Step 2: If you have not uploaded contacts import your address book into your SMS account. Create groups to categorize your contacts accordingly and then upload your existing contact list in excel"save as excel 97-2003 template".

Step 3: Select your desired SMS message recipients. If the message is intended for a specific group, just select the group name. You can also paste a list of the numbers you want to send to.

Step 4: Type in your SMS message and be sure to keep checking to avoid exceeding your preferred SMS limit. Personalize SMS for recipients by inserting custom information fields easily, from your contact list. You can also include link to measure your Return on Investment.

Step 6: Send or schedule the text message.

With Celcom Africa sending messages is as easy as ABC 😊

You can check the status of your sent messages in the Reports column.

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