What is SKIZA tunes?
How do I select my SKIZA tunes?
You can select your SKIZA tunes through four methods:
You can SMS the SkizaCode of your selected song
in the following format to 811,SKIZA (space) SkizaCode e.g. SKIZA 7010011. To select another tune,simply SMS your other selected tune 811 again e.g. SKIZA 7010012.
You can dial 811 and follow the interactive
voice prompts to set your SKIZA tune.
You can visit the SKIZA website at www.skiza.safaricom.com and select your songs.
You can use the Skiza SMS Search service where
you send an SMS to 822 with the words "Search name of the song or artist" e.g. "Search Rose Muhando" or "Search Nibebe". This will give you a response with a list of songs to select from, prompts on how to select your preferred song and the option of downloading the song.
How to assign a SKIZA tune to different callers?
You can set up to 10 SKIZA Tunes and assign them to 10 different callers.
If you have purchased more than one tune and
have NOT assigned them to specific callers they will be played randomly.
To set a SKIZA tune for a specific caller simply
SMS the SKIZA Code of your selected song and the phone number in the following format to 811: SET 7010011 722XXXXXX.
How much does it cost?
Kshs. 5 will be charged for downloading the
For PrePay subscribers this is automatically
deducted from your airtime while for Post Pay subscribers this will be billed with your normal usage.
When you dial 811 to access the interactive
voice response (I.V.R) system you will be charged Kshs. 3 per minute however, per second billing applies.
In addition all SMS to 811 will cost Kshs. 1 per
At the expiry of 7 days your SKIZA tune will
automatically be renewed for Kshs. 5 unless you choose to delete it as per step 6 below.
Safaricom will send a notification of renewal 2 days before expiry of the tune.
Please note that the party calling the
subscriber with the SKIZA tune will not be charged to listen to the tune.
What songs are available on SKIZA tunes?
We have a wide selection of music covering
nearly all genres including Kenyan, African, International, Gospel, Bollywood, etc. In addition you can get jokes, movie lines, famous quotes and more!
You can also get top 10 songs and the latest
songs at any time when you dial 811 and follow the prompts.
How to delete your SKIZA tunes?
How to copy a SKIZA tune from your friend (EXPRESS COPY)?
Can I present/gift a SKIZA tune to my friends and family?
You can gift your family and friends a SKIZA
tune. You will be charged Kshs. 5 for each tune you gift but the recipient will pay Ksh. 5 for subsequent renewals.
To gift a tune, send an SMS in the following format to 811 "Gift SkizaCode phone number" e.g. GIFT 7010011 722XXXXXX(Remember to omit the zero in the phone number).
What handsets are compatible with SKIZA tunes?
How can I check the songs I am subscribed to?
Will this be available to roaming subscribers?