@iLabAfrica: Excellence in Research

@iLabAfrica is a Centre of Excel­lence in ICT innov­a­tion and Devel­op­ment set up in Janu­ary 2011. It is an inde­pend­ent entity in the Fac­ulty of Inform­a­tion Tech­no­logy at Strath­more Uni­ver­sity. It was estab­lished to address the Mil­len­nium Devel­op­ment Goals(MDGs) and to con­trib­ute toward Kenya’s Vis­ion 2030. The research cen­ter is involved in inter­dis­cip­lin­ary research, stu­dents engage­ment, col­lab­or­a­tion with gov­ern­ment, industry and other fund­ing agen­cies.

Our Vis­ion is to  be a lead­ing Centre of Excel­lence in the uses of ICT for development. Our Mis­sion is to provide an envir­on­ment that pro­motes tech­no­lo­gical innov­a­tion and provides busi­ness sup­port struc­tures and policy dir­ec­tion to har­ness the poten­tial of ICT as a genu­ine tool for sus­tain­able development.

Software Solutions

Software Development

With a cli­ent list that includes some of the largest soft­ware engin­eer­ing and tele­com­mu­nic­a­tions com­pan­ies in the world, you can rest assured that your product devel­op­ment endeavors are...

Web Development

Our soft­ware & web applic­a­tion expert­ise cov­ers a wide range of ver­tic­als, includ­ing: Busi­ness Applic­a­tions, E-​Commerce Web­sites, Mobile & Tele­phony Applic­a­tions…

Mobile Applications

@iLabAfrica offers a full suite of con­tent devel­op­ment, digit­iz­a­tion, design, and pub­lish­ing solu­tions. Our team includes cre­at­ive and tech­nical innov­at­ors in all aspects of…

E-Learning & Technical Writing

@iLabAfrica devel­ops a wide array of inter­act­ive e-​Learning course­ware. Whether you’re look­ing to edu­cate your audi­ence on the most cutting-​edge tech­no­logy advances, or simply…

Multimedia & Flash Development

@iLabAfrica cre­ates cap­tiv­at­ing and enga­ging mul­ti­me­dia solu­tions that cater to your busi­ness’ inform­a­tion, edu­ca­tion and mar­ket­ing needs. Our highly cre­at­ive artists and innov­at­ive…

Software & Web QA Testing

@iLabAfrica under­stands that no web or soft­ware product is com­plete until it has been thor­oughly Qual­ity Assur­ance tested. All soft­ware and web applic­a­tions we cre­ate undergo sev­eral…


 ICT Bootcamps

We facilitate various ICT boot camps around the year. Most notably is the Kids fun ICT Holiday BootCamps that run during April, August and December holidays. 

Safaricom Academy

 @iLabAfrica in partnership with Safar­icom run the Masters in Telecommunication Innovation and Development (MSC. TID)to equip students with knowledge in the Telecommunication field. 

Certified Mobile Developer Program

The course aims to introduce the students to java programming from the basic level and mobile application programming in Android.


Digital Advertising Academy

Strath­more Digital Advert­ising Academy is a part­ner­ship between @iLabAfrica and Google to offer the latest skills in Digital advertising. Students get a chance to learn both theory and practical lessons.

Excel Dashboard Training

 Provides you with technical know-​how to move from report­ing data with simple tables to presenting information via use of  appealing report­ing solu­tions (dash­boards).


County Revenue Collection System

@iLabAfrica has succesfully managed to implement revenue collection systems in various counties that include Taita Taveta, Kiambu and Busia County


BLIS (Basic Laboratory Information System) Kenya, is a fork of C4G BLIS an open source Web-based system that can be implemented in a local, district, or national laboratory

Health Projects

@iLabAfrica has manged to carry out various research in the health sector and has implemented various solutions for both private and government institutions.

Technology Projects

We work with various firms to carry out research and implement innovative solutions for the ever changing market.

Data Visualization

Our team of  analysts and data architects work with organizations like yours to successfully implement Business intelligence and Data analytics.


We work with various organisations to implement education and training work to both students and teachers/lecturers

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