Kenya’s iHub to Back New Technology City

Kenya’s iHub to Back New Technology City

From Ventures Africa

Nairobi has seen the rise of Kenya’s first tech hub, iHub as series of investments have been initiated to promote the development of Kenya’s technology sector.

The iHub offers free internet access and specialist forums for entrepreneurs and promotes the innovation-intensive industries. Kenya’s tech hub, which was funded by Hivos and Omidyar Network, has been expanding continuously, becoming a benchmark for tech hubs in Africa.

It has over 10,000 members, over 150 incubated companies and the backing of multinationals such as Intel, Google and Samsung.

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