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Strathmore University to offer training on Blockchain

Strathmore University to offer training on Blockchain

@ilabAfrica-Strathmore University has partnered with 482.solutions, Odessa, Ukraine to provide training on blockchain solutions development to students at Strathmore University. The training is set to equip Kenyan students with skills that will set them apart from others and provide the Kenyan market with highly skilled professionals in blockchain. The establishment of partnerships between Strathmore University and 482.solutions became possible […]
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Top 10 Innovative Cities in Africa

Top 10 Innovative Cities in Africa

Nairobi is the top city in Africa for innovation and ranks among the top 100 globally according to Knight Frank’s Africa Horizons Report 2021/22. Nairobi ranked ahead of Cape Town which was second, Kampala third with Cairo and Johannesburg at fourth and fifth place respectively. The report notes that the ability of African cities to […]
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How to Reset Your Forgotten eCitizen Password

How to Reset Your Forgotten eCitizen Password

ecitizen portal gives Kenyans access to a number of government services where they don’t have to travel or queue for many hours. The portal gives users an opportunity to interact with NTSA services, applying for Good Conduct Certificates, getting County government licenses, e-passport applications, and many more. For most of us who use multiple passwords […]
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How to get a loan from Progressive Credit

How to get a loan from Progressive Credit

Progressive Credit is one of the fastest-growing microfinance institutions in Kenya. The firm enables customers to get quick and flexible loans for their business at competitive rates. Progressive Credit offers; Business Loans In Kenya Salary Advance Loans in Kenya Trade Finance Agribusiness Loans Youth & Women Loans Community Support Loans Logbook loans LPO financing /Bid […]
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Safaricom picks Ericsson for E-band microwave solution

Safaricom picks Ericsson for E-band microwave solution

Safaricom has chosen Ericsson to supply microwave solutions based on the E-band platform to achieve multi Gbps backhaul capacity for mobile broadband nationwide coverage in Kenya. The solution – MINI-LINK 6352 – offers key advantages such as high capacity, efficient use of spectrum, low-energy consumption and simplified operations and maintenance. With technological advances in microwave […]
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Airtel Kenya upgrades 600 sites to 5G Network

Airtel Kenya upgrades 600 sites to 5G Network

Over 600 sites are now 5G-ready in Nairobi, Mombasa and Malindi, according to Airtel Kenya managing director Prasanta Das Sarma. In an interview with a local daily, Prasanta said that the deployment of 5G-ready networks would help it capitalize on the rising mobile Internet demand in the country. “These 600 sites are now 5G-ready. We […]
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How to Identify a fake TECNO Phone

How to Identify a fake TECNO Phone

The Smartphone market is awash with fake devices ranging from Tecno, Samsung, Infinix, iPhone to Huawei which are readily available at some shady phone retailers. These phones are commonly referred to as ‘china phones’  a disparaging stereotype to describe the sub-standard products coming from China that have unique selling points. The devices are cheaply priced […]
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