East African telecommunication giant Safaricom has launched a Sh3.4 billion ($40 million) project dubbed “Safaricom Digital City”, which will see it connect five major cities and towns in Kenya to its recently built fibre optic network. 296 more words
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Senegal and Kenya have enjoyed the most internet-driven economic impact in Africa, according to a report by American global management consultant, Mckinsey & Company.
The Mckinsey report, which ranks countries according to the contribution of internet to GDP (iGDP), revealed a 3.3 percent for Senegal, just behind the US, whose internet market contributed 3.8 percent to the economy. 171 more words
An emotional Jacob Keli scooped the best two awards on offer during the Kenya Premier League Awards gala night at Safari Park Hotel on Wednesday evening, before shocking the whole audience by declaring; “I nearly quit football a few years ago.” 565 more words
The annual celebration of Fela Anikulapo Kuti tagged Felabration has come and gone but its memories still linger. SAMUEL ABULUDE reports on the highlights of this year’s musical week long show… 805 more words
Guaranty Trust Bank Lagos Fashion & Design Week is a multifaceted fashion event that “aims to drive the Nigerian Fashion industry and lift its profile by bringing together buyers, consumers and the media to view the current collections of designers in the fashion capital of Lagos, Nigeria. 80 more words