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AI offers solutions for agriculture, health, and education

Slow uptake of Artificial Intelligence in developing countries means benefits for Global South remain modest. Internet connectivity is a major challenge as half of the global population lacks internet access

Closing corruption loopholes in Kenya by using digital technology

When Kenya's Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning decided to digitize parts of their operations that involved cash payments, the revenue generated annually increased by a whopping 1,125%. This is thanks to the digitization of their processes.

Africa has the potential to be a producer of digital technology

Africa is generally plagued by many problems, key among them being poverty. However, the continent has great potential. Here are a few key factors that hold the promise of a better future for Africa.

Kenya's Twiga Foods has raised $30 million to digitize food distribution

Twiga Foods, the Kenyan B2B food distribution company, has raised a $30m Series B round - $23.75m in equity, led by Goldman Sachs. The main aim is to digitize food distribution in Kenya and eventually the rest of Africa.

A good lesson from Kenya on having control in business

Most businesses do not succeed because some stakeholders who don't have equity steal from the business. This highlights the importance of owners have full control and awareness of what is happening in their operations.

Research reveals some clues to Eliud Kipchoge's success

Based on a body of knowledge and empirical data it is observed that Eliud Kipchoge’s extraordinary and excellent performance has a lot to do with his mental strength, physical fitness, diet, and great running economy which enables him to utilise oxygen and generate energy more efficiently.

Building a cyber-resilient Kenya

Cyber attacks on Kenya doubled so far during 2019. Kenya Computer Incident Response Team revealed that they have so far intercepted 52 million cyber-attacks targeting critical infrastructure in Kenya during 2019 so far.