By All Africa:
TECHNOLOGY giant IBM has opened its first research lab in Nairobi making Kenya the premier location for IBM labs in the continent. The research lab, a collaboration between the Kenya government and IBM East Africa, will contribute to the country’s national priorities as part of Kenya’s Vision 2030 Agenda.
Establishment of the Research Lab deal was agreed upon in a meeting between President Mwai Kibaki and the IBM Corporation global CEO Ginni Rometty at Harambee House. During the talks, President Kibaki said the lab will not only drive innovation but also increase the momentum already established in cutting-edge money technology, create high level jobs and bring significant prestige to Kenya… Read more