TechMoran: Mozambique’s Propertymaputo revamped and renamed CasaMozambique
30 Apr 2016 - Frontier Digital Ventures-backed Propertymaputo.com has been revamped and renamed as CasaMozambique.co.mz in a move to shift its focus from Maputo city properties
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TechMoran: Lyft Nairobi team on final laps for Kenya launch
30 Apr 2016 - Peer-to-peer ridesharing company Lyft, a San Francisco based taxi hailing company launched in June 2012 is set to launch in Kenya between
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Moses Kemibaro: Easy Taxi Sold In Kenya & To Be Rebranded Little Cabs
30 Apr 2016 - I just got off the phone with a source who confirmed that although Easy Taxi is closing shop in Kenya at the end of May 2016, they have been acquired and will be rebranded to Little Cabs from the 1st June 2016. As of this writing, Easy Taxi has over 3,000 drivers in...
ICTA.go.ke: Police and Judicial officers undergo training on combating cybercrime
30 Apr 2016 - Nairobi… African Development Bank (AFDB) and the ICT Authority have conducted a 5 day- top-level training for the Kenya Police Service and public prosecutors to orient them on ways of combating Cyber-violence against women.
The training delivered by University of...
Techweez: Infinix Hot 3 vs Cubot Note S: Which One Should You Buy?
30 Apr 2016 - Budget smartphones have been getting better and better as time goes by. Smartphone components are not only being produced cheaply, they are also getting better. This translates to the better quality of smartphones that are released over time.
This year, we have...
TechMoran: Mjengo254 wants to link construction workers to contractors & builders in Kenya
30 Apr 2016 - Jobs in Kenya’s construction industry are very informal and job seekers may go for days or even months minus landing jobs if
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TechMoran: Unreasonable Lab launches in Nigeria, To Prepare Startups For Investment
30 Apr 2016 - On 6th of June to 10th of June 2016, 25 startups from across Nigeria will gather in Lagos for 5 days, alongside
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TechMoran: Global Innovation Network 1776 Launches in Dubai
29 Apr 2016 - Global Innovation Network 1776 has launched in Dubai, in a move expected to fuel tech innovations and prepare the Oil rich desert
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TechMoran: Communications Authority refutes corruption allegations over sale of Essar Telecom
29 Apr 2016 - The Communications Authority of Kenya has dismissed claims that it unethically and in a corrupt way influenced the sale of YuMobile (Essar
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TechMoran: For the ‘hustling’ entrepreneur
29 Apr 2016 - By Ayilara Olatunde, Founder and CEO, WaraCake, So lately, I’ve been reading a lot of articles around startups in Nigeria and Africa
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TechMoran: Communication Authority partners with county governments to protect kids online
29 Apr 2016 - Over 25% of the country’s internet users are made up of unsupervised children between the ages of 12 and 17 years, however,
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TechMoran: PayPal’s Xoom launches in Nigeria, Ghana & Kenya to bring remittances costs down
29 Apr 2016 - After recently launching instant money transfer to Nigeria, PayPal’s digital money transfer firm Xoom today announced it soon will have expanded into
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Techweez: Snapchat will have a dedicated channel to show highlights from the Olympics
29 Apr 2016 - When social media use increased over time, it was treated as the second screen where people posted what they were watching on TV. Fast forwarding to the present day, that order has changed where people spend a significant amount of time on social networks and it has...
Techweez: Lumia 520 No Longer the Most Popular Windows Smartphone 3 Years Later
29 Apr 2016 - The Microsoft Lumia 535 is the most popular smartphone running Microsoft’s Windows mobile operating system. The device, which started selling in December 2014, pipped the legendary Nokia Lumia 520 to the title after the latter’s 3-year dominance of the Windows Phone...
How We Made It: Why expats are falling out of vogue in Africa, and what this means for companies
29 Apr 2016 - Odgers Berndtson recently released a white paper revealing many companies are actively reducing the number of expat executives they deploy across Africa.
TechMoran: Western Union invests in bitcoin accelerator Digital Currency Group
29 Apr 2016 - Western Union has invested bitcoin accelerator Digital Currency Group (DGC) in a move simplifying its increasing interesting in bitcoin and blockchain technologies
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Techweez: Family Membership and Videos Come to Apple Music on Android
29 Apr 2016 - Say Hello to Apple Music from the Google side :-)
When Apple Music made it to Android last November, there were two glaring omissions: users had to use either an iPhone, iPad, MacBook or iMac in order to subscribe to and manage family accounts and there were no videos...
TechMoran: Promising future in telecoms sector, but stakes higher
29 Apr 2016 - By Jesse Kisenya The telecommunications industry in Kenya has been on a very progressive journey and it has covered a great distance
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IT News Africa: IT News Africa: Top Stories of the Week
29 Apr 2016 - Top African Tech News.
At the next Selling to the CIO Masterclass, set to take place on 29 – 30 June 2016 at Henley Business School in Johannesburg, attendees will learn key strategies to successfully win over the CIO.
In addition, leading CIOs will offer essential...
Techweez: Xiaomi to Launch First Smartwatch for Adults Later in the Year
29 Apr 2016 - Xiaomi is planning to release its first ever smartwatch targeted at the adult population. Liu De, co-founder and Vice President at Xiaomi is reported to have confirmed this at a conference in China’s capital, Beijing.
The Chinese device maker already has a $46...
TechMoran: UK’s WorldRemit launches instant Mobile Money transfers to Niger
29 Apr 2016 - UK’s money transfer app WorldRemit launches instant Mobile Money transfers to Airtel Money wallets in Niger allowing Airtel subscribers in Niger to
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How We Made It: Study sheds light on how Africans use Twitter
29 Apr 2016 - How Africa Tweets is an annual study by Portland Communications which highlights Twitter trends, hashtag usage and online habits in Africa.
TechMoran: Asoko Insight raises an undisclosed funding from Nigeria’s Singularity Investments
29 Apr 2016 - Asoko Insight, a provider of corporate information on African growth markets has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Nigeria’s Singularity Investments,
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IT News Africa: In Pictures: VeaamOn Forum 2016
29 Apr 2016 - Veeam On Forum 2016. (Photography by Darryl Linington).
At the 2016 VeeamON Forum, which was held at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai, Veeam Software – the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise – revealed that the...
Techweez: Kenyans Increasingly Prefer Mobile Money over Banks for Savings
29 Apr 2016 - Kenyans increasingly trust mobile money with their savings than they do banks. This is based on a study conducted by Djuaji Research, a Kenyan based research startup. According to the survey, 55.29% of Kenyans prefer mobile money with 44.71 stating they prefer banks....
TechMoran: Nigeria’s Cranium One Launches It’s Premium Co-working Spaces for Startups
29 Apr 2016 - As software starts eating the world, it’s becoming increasingly easy for teams to collaborate globally and work from wherever they want, making
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Techweez: No requests were made by the Kenyan government in the latest Facebook transparency report
29 Apr 2016 - 6 months ago, Facebook released the Government Requests Report, a transparency report they release bi-annually that shows the requests they receive from governments and how many they actually honoured. Facebook has an audience of 1.65 billion people and government...
Kachwanya: Aden Duale prepares and tables in parliament a brutal anti-corruption bill
29 Apr 2016 - Soon you will be arrested, prosecuted and fined or jailed if you do not report any knowledge or suspicion of instances of bribery to the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission; that is if and when the brutal anti-corruption bill prepared by Aden Duale passes through...
Kachwanya: Grand Corruption starts at Budget Making, that’s why you should follow the budget with PesaCheck
29 Apr 2016 - Mohamed Wehliye who is the Senior Vice President, Financial Risk Management, Riyad Bank, Saudi Arabia, is one of the few Kenyans many have considered truly patriotic but not only that – well knowledgeable in Finance and Economics. In March 2016, Mr. Wehliye wrote a...
TechMoran: Digi-health Accelerator Merck Picks 6 Startups for its Accelerator Programs in Darmstadt & Nairobi
29 Apr 2016 - Digital health accelerator Merck, has picked participants for its Accelerator Programs in Darmstadt and Nairobi today to set the agenda with topics
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