The Digital Villages and Agriculture

The government of Kenya is in a public private partnership with the Telcos in a move to improve internet penetration to the neglected rural areas. The Kenya Communication Amendment Act of  2009 stipulates that the government will collect 1% of the Telco’s revenues and channel the cash to the digital villages initiative which seeks to transform rural Kenya into a knowlegde-based economy. Continue reading

ICT use in Agriculture in Kenya

ICT in Kenya is growing super fast. Statistically, every adult in Kenya has a mobile phone and more than 80% can access mobile money. This has transformed the country in terms of economic capacity by enabling the free flow of communication, information and money. Techpreneurs have come up with long-lasting solutions that solve huge problems experienced in this part of the world….. Continue reading