The inaugural African Regional Responsible Use of Artificial Intelligence in Military (REAIM) workshop has taken place in Nairobi. The workshop aims to foster open discussions, knowledge sharing, and enhanced regional understanding of Artificial Intelligence (AI). The two-day workshop was co-hosted by the Ministry of Defence, the Kingdom of the Netherlands […]

Ephraim Mwereza took home first prize for his AI innovation which helps assess autism during the Africa AI Innovation Summit. At the summit which was organised on the side-lines of the African Development Bank Annual Meetings in Nairobi Kenya, a team developing a platform that bridges the communication gap between […]

In what will be a boost in the use of technology to support people with disability, the partnership will address challenges like data availability and quality Next Step Foundation has partnered with Assistive Technologies for Disability Trust (AT4D) to address key challenges for Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Sustainable Development Goals […]

Education is intrinsically linked to labour markets and economic growth, influencing economic returns for people and the gross domestic product of a country. Better education levels contribute to healthier and more agile labour markets. Universal secondary education could lift 420 million people out of poverty worldwide, according to Unesco. Apart from […]

Several Kenyan firms lack adequate digital mobilisation despite the fast changing landscape, according to an expert. Phillip Thigo, Kenya’s the special envoy for technology, said businesses still lag behind in incorporating Artificial Intelligence in their operations, despite its potential. “Companies in country should have an agile, digital and growth mindset […]