MAKINI SCHOOLS LAUNCHES NEW PHASE OF UPGRADED E-LEARNING OFFER

The e-learning offer, which is available to all Preschool, Primary and High School learners, has been put together to ensure we maintain our ethos of educating the whole child and continuing to provide excellence in academics. Makini Schools this week launched phase two of a newly designed and more engaging high-quality e-learning offer that covers revision, life skills, assessments and new engaging content to keep the over 2,500 enrolled learners on track with their educational journeys. The e-learning offer, which is available to all Preschool, Primary and High School learners,…

Gadget Review: All about the new Vivo V19

 Vivo Smartphone is all set to launch its first-ever Dual Punch Hole Camera phone on June 24th in Kenya. According to the official statement distributed by the company, vivo V19 will hold an L-shaped quad rear camera with a LED flash and a dual punch front camera at the right corner which is the first-ever for the Kenyan Market. One can also find an in-display fingerprint sensor under the AMOLED screen of the phone. As of now, two-color variants of smartphones are visible in the poster. As all V-series flagships,…

Top ColorOS features to help OPPO users get the most out of their lockdown

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to present new challenges every day, there has been a rapid transformation in the way we live, work and play.  With the lockdown getting extended, people would have to continue to stay home and stay safe. Amidst all this, smartphones have become the single most important device for people across age groups to connect digitally. At the epicenter of fulfilling all communication, entertainment and financial needs, smartphones are playing an increasingly critical role. It has also become important for smartphone users in Kenya to maximize…

OPPO offers customers with a bundled discount for purchase of A92 smartphone and W31 wireless earphones

For every OPPO A92 purchased customers get an offer on the Enco W31 at Ksh5,999 OPPO, is giving customers a discount on a bundled offer for the purchase of both the OPPO A92 smartphone and the firm’s first wireless earphones in the market, Enco W31. In all its outlets countrywide, customers will receive a Ksh2,000 discount on the Enco W31 earphones that are currently selling at Ksh7,999, for every purchase of the A92, going for Ksh29,999. The smartphone comes with a Snapdragon 665 processor and a massive 5,000mAh battery. OPPO…

OPPO opens pre-orders for the new generation of Image Master, Reno3 in Kenya

 OPPO Reno3 with 48MP Zoom Camera and 44MP Front Camera features OPPO’s latest ColorOS 7  Pre-order in the Kenya from April 7th to 12th at KSH 39,999 OPPO, has opened the pre-order for its new generation of “Fashionable Image Master” Reno3 in Kenya. The new device under OPPO’s flagship model category, Reno series, continues in the firm’s legacy of developing marketing-leading innovations on cameras with a 48MP, 20x Digital Zoom Camera; a first-of its kind 44MP Front Camera with Ultra Night Selfie Mode and Ultra Steady Video 2.0. Along with…

PRODUCT REVIEW: Vivo Y19 the ultimate battery phone

Choosing the right smartphone is definitely a mind-boggling task these days as the market is flooded with hundreds of phones that are quite able to make a difference with their quality features. Many brands are putting their best foot forward to add to their clientele. Owing to this stiff competition, users have a plethora of options to choose from. On the one hand where some brands are struggling to get more and more buyers, there are brands that have proved their worth and are known out and out. Vivo is…

Google.org announces a Sh100 million grant to promote safe internet use by children

Google.org, has announced a Sh100 million grant to promote safe internet use by children, young people and families in Africa. The organization, which is Google’s philanthropic arm, says the grant will support training by non-profit and social enterprises focusing on privacy, trust and safety in Africa. Charles Murito, Country Director for Google Kenya says the fund will be administered by a third-party partner, on behalf of Google.org. In addition to providing organizations with funds to help support the online safety efforts for children, Google is also looking at expanding programs…

5 Days to Sanlam Financial Journalism Awards entries closer 

The Awards, running for the 45th consecutive year, recognize the best financial reporting by reporters based in Africa With 5 days before entries close for the 2019 Sanlam (https://www.Sanlam.com/) Financial Journalist of the Year Awards at midnight on 28 February, reporters practising financial journalism in Africa are encouraged to submit their best work for the competition. The Awards, running for the 45th consecutive year, recognise the best financial reporting by reporters based in Africa, publishing or broadcasting commendable journalism about the continent. Representing the longest running awards dedicated to financial journalism in…

Irene Koki Mutungi: The First female African Dreamliner captain in the world

Captain Koki’s pioneering journey to the top of aviation began at a young age. Her father was a pilot and Mutungi dreamed of following in his footsteps, “I was flying with my dad probably from about two-years-old and by the time I was five or six I would talk about ‘I want to be a pilot’, but nobody took me seriously.” This passion stayed with her throughout her childhood and when it came to choosing a career, Mutungi still wanted to fly. However, her dad was not always convinced it…

A faster, simpler way to buy airtime and pay electricity bills

Purchasing airtime across networks, paying postpaid bills to Kenya Power and buying electricity token has been made easier, only a text message away. This follows a revolutionary invention by Financial Technology Services solution provider Tsenda. You can now be able to buy airtime and Electricity tokens by just sending a message to a toll-free shortcode 40512. Despite Tsenda being a Safaricom Paybill-backed system, it is also usable with all the other telcos networks and is supported by Kibo Capital’s PaymentGate LLP e-Receipting system. READ ALSO: Aspira ink deal with Xiaomi Mi…