African states sign cyber-security deal

Uganda, Kenya and South Sudan are among several African states to have signed a new deal on cyber security to protect multi-million-dollar oil and transport projects.

Presidents Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Paul Kagame of Rwanda and Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya signed a memorandum of understanding on cyber security at the 10th Northern Corridor Integration Summit in the Ugandan capital, Kampala, on Saturday.

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$1.6 Million Tech Incubation Program Launched In Kenya

The Kenyan government today partnered withNailab, a Kenyan incubator, to launch a $1.6 million technology incubation program in an effort to support ’s growing information and communications technology (ICT) startup community. The Kenyan government aims to become one the top 10 ICT hubs in the world.

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IBM delivers resources to top Kenyan universities

Three of Kenya’s top universities are to benefit from a partnership with global technology company IBM to provide ICT for learning modules.

In an effort to meet growing demand for highly skilled IT professionals, three of Kenya’s leading universities are teaming with technology giant IBM to create an advanced educational and training environment.

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