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Digital Kenya is a candid look at the backstory of Kenya’s celebrated entrepreneurial revolution. It combines insightful analysis with honest conversations in the unique voices of the nation’s tech leaders. A sober look at Kenya’s dream of becoming the ‘Silicon Savannah’ — and an essential guide to the new African narrative.
Digital Kenya is a vibrant and striking contribution not just to technology entrepreneurship in Kenya but to the world. It will inspire more ICT revolutions across the globe!
This book just will change your vision of what’s possible in life, when people dare to think big. Digital Kenya explores the country’s astounding emergence as a tech powerhouse on the world stage — and the challenges still ahead. It’s comprehensive, colorful, and one-of-a-kind.
Digital Kenya is an essential resource for anyone who wants to understand, leverage, or replicate Kenya’s remarkable digital revolution. In this eclectic volume, academicians, Internet entrepreneurs, investors, and policymakers join forces to explore and unravel the wide array of political, cultural, and technological forces giving rise to the “Silicon Savannah.”
Today, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship make the buzz of the “Africa rising” narrative. The authors of Digital Kenya however go beyond, by providing instructive, provocative insights and firsthand experience from knowledgeable entrepreneurs on how to take advantage of emerging digital dividends. The lessons are relevant for Africa and beyond. This is a required reading!
This book is a pioneering guidebook on digital entrepreneurship in Kenya. It is a rich source of lessons for other African countries and beyond. Digital Kenya is as relevant to policy makers as it is to practitioners and students.
Bitange Ndemo and Tim Weiss have successfully captured the exciting and game-changing digital narrative of Kenya and its resolute march toward connectivity and creativity. A must read for anyone who wants to play in the tech space in Africa.
Insightful, thorough, and revealing. Digital Kenya thrusts the nation’s tech entrepreneurs, policymakers, financiers, and thought leaders into the limelight. How is Kenya transforming itself into an unprecedented world tech leader? What historical, cultural, and other barriers is it facing? Will it succeed? Digital Kenya tells all from a truly African perspective.
Digital Kenya is an exceptional book highlighting the digital progress to date, and future of, digital business in Kenya. The changes and experiences in Kenya are laying the groundwork for the spread of the revolution across the continent. Scholars focused on entrepreneurship, corporate strategy in emerging markets, digital business, or Africa need to take advantage of this significant book and the great insights it provides.