Mbugua Njihia

Mbugua Njihia

Total 30 Posts
Head of Business and Partnership at Sure Corporation a data and technology company transforming mass transit, insurance and advertising in Kenya.

Taxman-as-a-Service

Some thoughts on how Kenya Revenue Authority can become more innovative and adopt an open innovation mindset, with the key agenda of opening up core parts of iTax and complementing systems to third parties via robust and secure Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).

APIs are powering the world’s digital future

A look at how APIs are offering a whole new way of doing business.

Importance of venture capital funding

Sometimes, especially for e-commerce ventures, venture capital provides runway and capital for physical infrastructure and "plumbing" before the technology can stitch it all together.

The age of distractions

Good work requires uninterrupted time and focus and sometimes technology does get in the way.

Android's effect on the mobile industry

With their purchase of Android in 2005, Google has changed the world of smartphones.

Open platform thinking is important for business growth

Digital platform’ if deployed correctly and made sufficiently open have a net growth effect on the addressable market, even in crowded spaces.

We need to build out Afrika’s second-last mile cloud infrastructure

Afrika, in general, needs stable, high availability platforms that can scale.