AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

Tech takes
centre stage

New feature at
AfricaCom 2019.

Thursday, Sep 19th

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Intel, Akirachix aim to empower girls in Kenya

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

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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.

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Kunle Awosika named Microsoft Kenya country manager

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

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Website helps put Kenyan actors on the map

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

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AccessKenya shareholders ‘give green light’ to DiData takeover

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

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Television content distributor Discop bets big on Kenya

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

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OLX looks to intensify Uganda, Tanzania presence

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

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Smart-cards to help Kenyan game rangers collect payments

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

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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.