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I am a Kenyan currently living in North America who blogs on all manner of things at lots of places including on my blog at and at AfriGadget.
My interests on the web are primarily in the spheres of technology appropriate for the African environment especially in the telecommunications sector as well as music where I demonstrate tunnel vision by narrowly focusing on East African music from before the start of the millenium. Most of my work, on the internet at least, moves towards getting some global exposure for and traction to issues related to these areas, albeit in a small way.

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Latest posts by Ntwiga

Africa: Hope Raisers, “Da Bomb”, Swahili Hip Hop, & Zimfest

In the 4 weeks since my last post on Global Voices, there has been lots of activity covered by bloggers in the African music scene. Here is a roundup of...

Africa: Dancing to soccer moves, Maasai Hip Hop and laughing at wealthy Americans

My name is Steve Ntwiga and this is my first post at Global Voices Online. I will be trying to fill a small part of Obi's huge shoes as I...

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