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Persistent Drought Hits Kenya’s wildlife

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Tourists visiting Kenya’s game parks may take a while before they can see or come across their favourite wildlife, thanks to the ongoing drought situation in the country. According to the Kenya Wildlife Services, a national agency in charge of [Read story...]

Kenyans to match against cancer

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By Henry Opondo School children join the fight against beast cancer in 2015All gather in Nairobi on Sunday morning as the Kenya Chapter of Globe-athon 2016 organises a match against cancer. The walk will cover between 3.5 to 10 kilometres. The event, [Read story...]

Lancet Series reveals Africa’s undoing

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Under investment in early childhood development could be the reason for Africa’s under development, the latest new Lancet series, Advancing Early Childhood Development: from Science to Scale released Tuesday reveals. The Series reveals that early c [Read story...]

The World takes stand against ageism

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By Brian Opondo The world must take a stand to fight prejudice on the basis of ageOn the International Day of Older Persons Older, activists from more than 45 countries across the world will join the United Nation’s call for “a stand against agei [Read story...]

Integr8’s Sussman to judge Seedstars start-ups

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Robert Sussman, co-founder and co-CEO of international award winning ICT managed services company Integr8, is set to sit on the judging panel of Switzerland based Seedstars. Seedstars World promotes, connects and invests up to $1,5mn in emerging mark [Read story...]

Banking security in Africa reaching a tipping point?

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Banking security in Africa reaching a tipping point. Entersekt CEO, Schalk Nolte, looks at the growing security risks for banks and financial institutions in Africa and explains why complacency is no longer an option. Despite some consolidation in th [Read story...]

Mafia III set to launch October 7 2016

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Mafia III set to launch October 7, 2016. 2K and Hangar 13 have announced that Mafia III, the next installment in the game series, will launch on October 7, 2016. The title will be launching on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC. 2K revealed that [Read story...]

EOS-1D X Mark II detailed

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Canon recently showcased its latest flagship DSLR camera the EOS-1D X Mark II at a press preview held in Johannesburg, South Africa. According to the company its latest powerhouse DSLR shoots 14 frames per second (fps) with full AF/AE tracking and [Read story...]

Africa Week In Review

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It’s been quite a week on the continent. We start in Uganda where Kiira motors released Kayoola, a prototype electric bus. It is fully solar powered and as communique from Kiira says, the first in Africa. You can learn more about it here http:/ [Read story...]