Daily fantasy sites drop university sports

Daily fantasy sports sites FanDuel and DraftKings have halted games involving popular and lucrative university sports, according to documents obtained Thursday by AFP. The voluntary decision is part of an agreement with the National Collegiate Athletic Association, the powerful governing body of top-flight university sports, which generate billions of dollars in

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AMI introduces work readiness program for Kenyan graduates

The African Management Initiative (AMI) has launched an online program aimed at equipping fresh graduates and job-seekers with practical skills to excel in their first jobs while exposing them to top employers. Launchpad includes courses on setting personal and professional goals, personal productivity and time management and influencing others through networking and negotiating.

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First African MOOC aiming to equip managers with practical skills

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are transforming learning by bringing down the typical class-room set up by deploying technology essentially allowing learning without borders. Millions of students have enrolled in these online courses leveraging on open access, online interaction and shared resources. Some MOOCs like Coursera and edX have Ivy

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Video: Online exam system causes closure of Egerton University as students riot

Students at Egerton University, Njoro Campus was closed indefinitely after students went on a rampage on Saturday. The students burned and destroyed property of unknown value, forcing the administration to close the Njoro, Nakuru and Nairobi campuses. The students protested the administration's move to lock out scores of students from sitting

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