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    Kenya’s Digital Economy Is Booming

    To build a tech haven, you need coders. So East Africa’s most advanced economy is having to start at the bottom, training young people to study computer science and learn to be tomorrow’s startup developers in the hope of positioning Nairobi for future digital domination. Places like Moringa School, which teaches people how to code quickly and get them set up in lucrative jobs, are part of a growth industry. While tuition is high, it can lead pupils into big opportunities … as long as Nairobi’s tech promise pans out.

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