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Microsoft appoints Kenya's Mwende as special advisor on ICT

Tuesday 12 November 2013 | 12:48 CET | News
Microsoft has appointed Kenya's Mary Mwende as a special advisor on the use of ICT to bridge the skills gaps among young people. Mwende, a tech enthusiast, was selected as a Microsoft YouthSpark advisor in September, to guide the software company to roll out programmes to enhance young peoples' access to IT and develop their entrepreneurship skills. The 23-year-old Business Administration and Finance degree holder from the American University in Dubai (AUD) was the only Kenyan who made the list of 21 YouthSpark advisors, Business Daily reported.

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