Top 7 Dating Sites and Apps in Kenya

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Dating in the modern world has been revolutionised by dating sites and dating apps. Thanks to modern technology you can now easily meet your desired match instantly and virtually.

We have compiled a list of your favourite Kenyan dating sites and apps that you can use to meet people today.

Tinder happens to be among the most used dating apps in Kenya. The app caters for those who are looking for a hookup up or a long-term relationship.

You just create a simple profile with a description and upload one or two pictures and you are set to go. If interested in a person, use the app and swipe right on the screen. If the same person does the same then you have a match. Them, you get to send messages and take it away from there. It has a premium version with features that increase your chances of matching.


Because of its ease of use and effectiveness, is one of the most popular dating apps in Kenya. From the moment you sign up, you are guaranteed easy navigation and simple general use. Signing up is easy because you are given options. You can use Twitter, Facebook and even MSN. You just fill in a simple registration form and you are good to go.

As soon as you sign up, you will immediately get people who are interested in you. With Badoo, you can use the People Nearly or the Encounters features to link up with friends or people you want to date. This app is completely free but you can join the VIP version. This unlocks certain features like highlighting your profile picture to stand out among the 300 plus million users.

DateMe Kenya

DateMe Kenya gives its users a safe avenue to meet as well as know other genuine and professional singles in Kenya.

DateMe Kenya has developed a mechanism that matches users based on the information given out when registration takes place. Additionally, the site hosts fun activities such as quiz nights and other fun events that link up people. It’s an exclusive, members-only site. Moreover, it’s a discreet and safe dating site.

Afro Introductions 

Since 2002, has not only connected Kenyans, but also thousands of singles in African and across the globe. It’s one of the largest dating sites in Kenya with over 2.5 million members. Signing up takes just a matter of minutes. You only need to key in your name, age, email and gender.

A free member has the freedom of making basic matches, view profiles, send interests and even create their own profile. However, your chances of finding someone greatly increase if you are a paid member. 

Kenyan Cupid

Kenyan Cupid is among the best dating sites in Kenya and as been around for a few years. lets you connect with fellow singles from Kisumu, Nakuru, Nairobi, Mombasa, and more.

Most members are Kenyan singles. However, anyone from anywhere can join and connect with their potential partners or soulmates. It has basic membership as well as a paid one. 

Cloud Romance has a sizeable number of Kenyan singles that are ready to mingle. You are able to make friends and meet potential partners easily in Kenya. But most of them are in Nairobi.

To create a profile, you log into the site and sign up. You just state what you want, upload an image and you are good to go. You get a free personality profile after you are done with the registration.

FirstMet provide you with the opportunity to meet singles all across Kenya. It has 200 plus questionnaires to help with the matching process. It’s easier for people with similar interests to match.

Online dating sites have shaped how single people meet in this day and age. They allow you to potentially meet the love of your life online. All this happens at your own convenience, time and preference.

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