TechMoran: This is How BuyRentKenya.com Wants to Make Property Agents Rich Quickly
25 Oct 2014 - Launched in 2012, BuyRentKenya, Kenya’s biggest online property site in revenue and listings aims to simplify property buying, selling or renting inThe post This is How BuyRentKenya.com Wants to Make Property Agents Rich Quickly appeared first on TechMoran.
TechMoran: Why You’re Still Jobless & Broke at 40
25 Oct 2014 - Joseph Kiti* (not his real name) has been unemployed for almost his adult life. Nearly 40, and close to giving up onThe post Why You’re Still Jobless & Broke at 40 appeared first on TechMoran.
TechMoran: Konza Technopolis Development Authority Wants You to be its CEO
25 Oct 2014 - The Konza Technopolis Development Authority (KOTDA), the body in charge of the Konza Techno City, located 60 kilometers from Nairobi wants youThe post Konza Technopolis Development Authority Wants You to be its CEO appeared first on TechMoran.
TechMoran: Kaymu Ghana Celebrates One Year Anniversary With Over 1500 Sellers
25 Oct 2014 - Rocket Internet-backed marketplace Kaymu.com.gh is celebrating its first anniversary boasting of over 1,500 sellers in Ghana since it launched one year ago.The post Kaymu Ghana Celebrates One Year Anniversary With Over 1500 Sellers appeared first on TechMoran.
TechMoran: eTranzact’s PocketMoni Best Mobile Money Service Award Nomination For At AfricaCom and Lead Africa 2014
25 Oct 2014 - Mobile banking and payments services provider eTranzact International’s mobile money service “PocketMoni” has been nominated in the best mobile money service categoryThe post eTranzact’s PocketMoni Best Mobile Money Service Award Nomination For At AfricaCom and Lead...
IT News Africa: Nigeria: Mobofree Marketplace set to launch in Lagos
25 Oct 2014 - MoboFree.com, a leading social marketplace in Nigeria and Africa is set to launch its local presence in Lagos, Nigeria as registered members in Nigeria grow significantly on a daily basis.
With over 3 million registered users, including 2.2 million in Nigeria and a...
Kachwanya: Kenya National ID – KQ is not seeing any problem with their foolish action
25 Oct 2014 - There is a lot of talk about the Kenya National ID thanks to the announcement by the government that by October next year it will start rolling out the NDRS project (National Digital Registry Service) in which new IDs dubbed Digital IDs will be issued, and the...
TechMoran: CEO Weekends: Introducing Rockefeller Foundation & Homeboyz’s Niko Job
24 Oct 2014 - Rockefeller Foundation & Homeboyz Foundation‘s Niko Job, is an digital campaign that aim to alert high potential but disadvantaged youth in KenyaThe post CEO Weekends: Introducing Rockefeller Foundation & Homeboyz’s Niko Job appeared first on TechMoran.
TechMoran: Nairobi County to spend Ksh300 million on Ebola preventive measures
24 Oct 2014 - Nairobi County has set aside Ksh300 million to train health workers on procedures to handle potential cases of Ebola. Speaking at MbagathiThe post Nairobi County to spend Ksh300 million on Ebola preventive measures appeared first on TechMoran.
TechMoran: Twitpic Dies For Real | Burried With Over 800 Million Images
24 Oct 2014 - Yes, Twitpic is dead and will be offline tomorrow and will go with over 800 million images with after it failedThe post Twitpic Dies For Real | Burried With Over 800 Million Images appeared first on TechMoran.
Duwaa: The Sad Irony, Why Sauti Sol Won't Win the Channel O Awards Despite Clutching the Coveted MTV EMA Award
24 Oct 2014 - First of let me start off by congratulating Sauti Sol for bringing home the MTV EMA Award for Best African Act. And not to be a party pooper but allow me to explain why I believe they might not bring home the Channel O Award to which they've been nominated for. Not...
Kachwanya: Top TEN companies with poor customer service in Kenya
24 Oct 2014 - Companies offering services and products provide customer care services for clients to access assistance on any issues or clarification needed on the commodities. We all have experiences with these channels at one point or the other. Some are good and some terribly...
HumanIPO: New National digital registry to help bridge information gap in Kenya’s financial sector
24 Oct 2014 - While speaking at the NDRS financial services sector consultative breakfast meeting held in Nairobi, Central Bank Governor Proffessor Njuguna Ndungu registered his support for the initiative adding that the register will capture details of people, land, assets and...
IT News Africa: IT News Africa: Top Stories of the Week
24 Oct 2014 - Get all the latest tech related stories from IT News Africa. (Image Source: Darryl Linington)
We are almost at the end of October 2014, and what a month it has been. This week in technology we saw Samsung launch the Galaxy Note 4. The Galaxy Note 4 was unveiled at an...
TechMoran: CEO Weekends: SA startup hopes to raise $100k with innovative Wi-Fi enabled ‘whiteboard’
24 Oct 2014 - By Nur Bremmen: Staff reporter, Ventureburn Whiteboards, pinboards and chalkboards are old-school. At least this is what WriteBoard Technologies — a SouthThe post CEO Weekends: SA startup hopes to raise $100k with innovative Wi-Fi enabled ‘whiteboard’ appeared first...
IT News Africa: Interview: “Marketers often revert to their comfort zones” – Prof Geoff Bick
24 Oct 2014 - Prof Geoff Bick’s focus area is on marketing metrics, measuring the effectiveness of marketing programmes, although he has researched, taught and consulted in a number of different areas of marketing.
From 28 to 29 October 2014, marketing executives can take advantage...
TechMoran: Internet Ventures Congo Wants to be Central Africa’s Rocket Internet
24 Oct 2014 - DRC’s JobWangu is using the power of the Internet to simplify the process of finding jobs online, buying stuff and finding loveThe post Internet Ventures Congo Wants to be Central Africa’s Rocket Internet appeared first on TechMoran.
How We Made It: Meet the Boss: Abhilash Bajpai, director, Radian Stores
24 Oct 2014 - "You have to be honest – honest to your profession, to your company and to your target customers. If you can do that it is the first step to success."
How We Made It: Emirates – the national airline of Africa?
24 Oct 2014 - “There is always business to be done in Africa," says Tim Clark, president of Emirates.
TechMoran: CEO Weekends: How to Use BBC WhatsApp Ebola Service
24 Oct 2014 - The BBC recently launched an English and French Ebola public health information service on WhatsApp for West Africa aimed at providing audio,The post CEO Weekends: How to Use BBC WhatsApp Ebola Service appeared first on TechMoran.
TechMoran: CEO Weekends: SA crowdsource design startup Springleap secures R4m+ Angel round
24 Oct 2014 - By Jacques Coetzee: staff reporter, Ventureburn South African crowdsource design startup Springleap has just announced that it has secured a seed roundThe post CEO Weekends: SA crowdsource design startup Springleap secures R4m+ Angel round appeared first on TechMoran.
IT News Africa: Video Interview: Simple supply chain into complex supply chain – SYSPRO
24 Oct 2014 - Meryl Malcomess is Marketing Director at SYSPRO.
Meryl Malcomess is the Marketing Director at SYSPRO. She has been with SYSPRO for over 18 years and is involved in determining the strategic direction of its marketing activities.
By the age of 21 Meryl became both the...
TechMoran: Kenya to Spend $108 Million on a Biometric Population Register
24 Oct 2014 - The Kenya government is set to spend a whopping $108 million on biometric registration February next year bringing everyone into debt justThe post Kenya to Spend $108 Million on a Biometric Population Register appeared first on TechMoran.
HumanIPO: Houlin Zhao elected next ITU Secretary-General
24 Oct 2014 - The election took place in Busan, Republic of Korea, during the Plenary session of the PP-14 conference this morning. Zhao won the position with 152 votes, from 156 ballot papers deposited. He contested the position unopposed.
Addressing the conference after the vote...
HumanIPO: Kenya’s Nyeri county to host first civic Hack
24 Oct 2014 - Dubbed Nyeri Civic Hack, the event which is the first of its kind in the county will be held at the Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (Main Campus).
“Join us as we bring together software developers, designers, data geeks, marketers and citizens of all types to...
TechMoran: Travelstart Kenya Unveils Online Flight Booking Campaign to Dubai for Just $388 Return
24 Oct 2014 - Online travel agency Travelstart has launched an online campaign dubbed #DubaiNowOrNever which will see travelers book for return tickets to Dubai forThe post Travelstart Kenya Unveils Online Flight Booking Campaign to Dubai for Just $388 Return appeared first on...
HumanIPO: MTN, SAP, Microsoft, Inmarsat and Merck sponsor AMPION Africa
24 Oct 2014 - Africas largest mobile phone provider MTN as well as SAP and Microsoft will financially support AMPION’s 2014 operations and enable the newly established NGO to successfully operate on a pan-African level and generate long-term impact. Free hardware and bandwidth...
Kachwanya: Google re-invents it’s email services with the new ‘Inbox’ app
24 Oct 2014 - Google is giving you new user-experience on mails with its new app ‘Inbox’ an invite-only system that works on chrome browser, Android phones and iPhones with functions away from the usual email apps.
Considering the present day availability of multiple ways to send...
Duwaa: Digital National IDs to be Issued From February, Here's What You Need to Apply For One
24 Oct 2014 - You will register for your new digital identity card starting February 2015 in a project which the government of Kenya has invested Sh1 billion to undertake.
Official Google Africa Blog: Introducing the Google News Publisher Center
24 Oct 2014 - If you're a news publisher, your website has probably evolved and changed over time -- just like your stories. But in the past, when you made changes to the structure of your site, we might not have discovered your new content. That meant a lost opportunity for... Pages