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Kenya invites African Entrepreneurs to Scale their Ventures

Kenya invites African Entrepreneurs to Scale their Ventures AFIF 2017 will take place at the Strathmore University and will gather an audience of entrepreneurs, bankers, investors, fund managers, foundations, development and international finance institutions from Kenya, Africa, Europe, Middle East and America BRUSSELS, Belgium, EMRC (www.EMRC.be) in collaboration with Entrepreneurial Solution Partners and the Strathmore University is announcing a call …

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KENYA- Opera reaches 100 million users in Africa, releases State of Mobile Web Report, Africa 2016

Nigerian, Kenyan and South African Opera users collectively saved data equating to over half a billion US$ in 2016 Android users make up nearly half of overall Opera Mini users in Africa 70% of Nigeria’s Facebook users access it via Opera Mini Internet company, Opera (www.Opera.com), has released its State of the Mobile Web Africa 2016 Report, highlighting mobile internet …

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An Enlightened Energy Solution for Rural Africa

Mobisol joins the Business Call to Action with a commitment to connect 800,000 Kenyans with clean, affordable solar energy. Solar energy provider Mobisol has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to provide 800,000 people and 50,000 small businesses in Kenya with reliable access to solar energy by 2020. In the process, the Berlin-based company plans to …

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SA cements ties with Kenya

By- SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma’s three-day State visit to Kenya starts today. The visit is aimed at deepening economic, political, cultural and social relations with the East African powerhouse. The first by a South African Head of State since the dawn of freedom and democracy, the visit will provide a platform for both countries to review progress on …

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Victoria Beckham and son Brooklyn on HIV awareness raising mission to Kenya with Born Free Africa and UNAIDS

Witnessing first-hand the successes and challenges of Kenya’s AIDS response, Victoria and Brooklyn Beckham call for greater commitment, action and funding to end the AIDS epidemic. UNAIDS International Goodwill Ambassador Victoria Beckham and her son, Brooklyn Beckham, have completed a three-day mission to Kenya with Born Free Africa and UNAIDS to raise awareness about HIV. Their visit focused on preventing …

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Dubai Chamber delegation meets Kenyan President to enhance economic ties

S.S. Lootah International inks AED 500 million agreement with Kenya’s Hashi Energy The two companies will collaborate to provide the United Nations Organisation Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) with petroleum products, trucks, food supplies and financing facilities H.E. Yahya bin Saeed Lootah: We expect to extend the agreement to other locations, potentially doubling its value …

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UK aims to drive Renewable Energy Investment in Kenya

The British High Commission holds event to spur investment by British firms in Kenyan renewable energy sector. The British High Commission, in conjunction with Barclays Bank of Kenya, yesterday held an event in Nairobi bringing together leading players in the local renewable energy sector with investors from the United Kingdom. The UK-Kenya Renewable Energy Conference (REC 100) aimed to secure …

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Kenyan Journalist Aggrey Mutambo Wins APO Invitation to Attend the Africa Hotel Investment Forum 2016 in Kigali

APO will offer one round trip ticket and accommodation in Kigali for Aggrey Mutambo to attend the leading hotel investment conference in Africa APO (www.APO-opa.com), the press release distribution service dedicated to Africa and the Middle East, and the global leader in media relations related to Africa and Middle East, today announced that reporter Aggrey Mutambo (@agmutambo) from Kenya has …

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Oracle and Kenya Commercial Bank Identify Developers as Integral for Driving Cloud Adoption in Africa

Developers Day and Hackathon event organised in Nairobi DATE & TIME: October 4 -7, 2016; 8:30am – 5:00pm VENUE: KCB Leadership Centre SUMMARY: In an effort to grow the adoption of cloud services efficiently across Africa, Oracle (Oracle.com), together with KCB (ke.KCBbankgroup.com), will hold a developers day targeting the firm’s ecosystem of customers, partners, independent software vendors, user groups and …

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INNOVATION AFRICA FORUM – SEPTEMBER 20-22, 2016

Education Cabinet Secretary Dr Fred Matiang’i is set to officially open the Innovation Africa Forum on Tuesday the 20th September at Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi. The three-day Forum is being hosted in Kenya under the auspices of the Ministry of Education. Innovation Africa is the continent’s number one high-level ministerial forum for education and ICT, and we are delighted that …

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