AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

Tech takes
centre stage

New feature at
AfricaCom 2019.

Thursday, Sep 19th


Intel, Akirachix aim to empower girls in Kenya

The partnership is expected to go in line with Kenya's vision 2030.


ICT country profile: Kenya, Africa’s emerging Silicon Savannah

The East African nation is pinning its hopes on technology to help transform its economy from low to middle income status.

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Tech to help Kenya speed up cheque clearances

Time it takes interbank processing could be reduced from three days to just one day.


Kunle Awosika named Microsoft Kenya country manager

Awosika joins the Kenyan operations after having working for the tech giant’s Nigerian operations.


Website helps put Kenyan actors on the map

Founder of explains his motivation behind the country’s first actor profiling site.


AccessKenya shareholders ‘give green light’ to DiData takeover

75% of shareholders and the country’s competition authority have accepted the transaction.


Television content distributor Discop bets big on Kenya

Company hires manager to oversee Kenya’s participation in Discop’s South Africa conference.


OLX looks to intensify Uganda, Tanzania presence

Classifieds website looks to grow its East African operations by opening more offices.


Smart-cards to help Kenyan game rangers collect payments

Cashless payment system planned to be rolled out at some of Kenya’s busiest parks.


Nicholas Nesbitt named IBM East Africa GM

Nesbitt replaces Anthony Mwai, who is planned to head up IBM’s South Africa operation.

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Eaton Towers, Telkom Kenya join forces

The partnership will see upgrades to the telcos’ towers and build out new network coverage.