Archive for the 'Africa' Category

Something is happening in Africa on the ICT front

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda. Something is happening on the continent on the ICT front. The launch of  the Seacom cable for East Africa promises unlimited opportunities. Mobile services are all the rage in technology innovation as Safaricom can attest. And as this article Tech For and By Africa shows, ICT is rapidly developing and hopefully will [...]

Do Individual Innovators exist in Africa ?

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

Individual innovation DOES exist in Africa as the 2 examples in this article show.

Pumzi – African sci-fi movie

Friday, April 9th, 2010

This is a pretty amazing trailer. Sci-fi by an African (Kenyan) woman director. Will definitely see it when it comes out on DVD. Nollywood, are you watching? What makes this distinctive is the fact that it goes where no African movie to date has gone – science fiction. As an African whose favorite movie genre [...]

E-Learning for Africa

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

Another one of my interests. I didn’t know that such an initiative existed. I will definitely start to pay more attention. It is often said that one must find one’s passion in life. Is this a passion of mine? I’d say that it is since it has the capacity to make meaningful change in Africa [...]