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Samsung launches the Notebook 7 and Notebook 7 Force laptops

Samsung Electronics has added the Samsung Notebook 7 and Notebook 7 Force to its PC Portfolio. The laptops, according to Samsung have been designed for users who want a premium experience—and enough hardware to get them through their daily work. Both laptops have been crafted in a compact yet delicate “solidity” design with serious speed […] The post Samsung launches the Notebook 7 and Notebook 7 Force laptops appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Amuneke: I’m Not Under Tanzania AFCON 2019 Pressure; Here To Do Our Best

Nigerian-born Tanzania national team coach, Emmanuel Amuneke, has told Completesports.com he is not under any pressure to win matches and finish in great position at the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.The Taifa Stars are making their first Nations Cup finals appearance in 39 years. The last time they featured in AFCON was in 1980 edition – in Lagos, Nigeria.There has been huge celebration in Tanzania since Amuneke led the Taifa Stars to a 3-0 win over Cranes of Uganda in their last qualifying game to set a happy countdown to the 2019 showpiece in Egypt.Amuneke, a former Zamalek of Egypt and FC Barcelona of Spain winger whose brace over Zambia won Nigeria the 1994 AFCON title in Tunisia as well as scoring the winner against Argentina in the 1996 Olympic Games football final in Atlanta USA, insists he’s not being pressured to succeed in Egypt.“There is nothing like that, I’m under no pressure at all”, Amuneke told Completesports.com from Egypt on Sunday.“Pressure for what?,” he queried. “We are being objective to our responsibilities.“Its something I’ve known how to do. And of course, there are three results in any given match, win, draw,…

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Super Eagles Lose 1-0 To Senegal In Last Pre-AFCON 2019 Friendly

Everton midfielder Idrissa Gana Gueye scored the decisive goal as Teranga Lions of Senegal defeated the Super Eagles of Nigeria 1-0 at the Ismaila Stadium on Sunday in their final build-up game ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations,Completesports.com reports.Gueye who is courted by French club Paris Saint Germain scored the winning goal on the half hour mark.The Super Eagles battled hard to find the leveller after the break but were unable to find a way past the Teranga Lions’ defence led by Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly.Gernot Rohr’s charges have now failed to register a goal in their last two games which will be a big worry for the German as his side head into AFCON 2019.The West Africans were held to a 0-0 draw by the Warriors of Zimbabwe in their first pre-AFCON 2019 friendly game last Saturday at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba.The Super Eagles are now expected to head to Alexandria where they will play their three Group B games against Burundi, Guinea and Madagascar.They will open their campaign against Burundi on Saturday June 22 at the Alexandria Stadium.Rohr charges will also face Guinea and Madagascar on June…

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I want to win AFCON with Nigeria after pain of missing World Cup: Ola Aina

Torino exercised their option to buy Ola Aina from Chelsea for £8.7 million ($11m) after a successful campaign on loan, but this season has done more than secure a long-term club – it also sees the 22-year-old make the African Cup of Nations after disappointingly missing out on the World Cup.Aina was one of those placed on Gernot Rohr’s stand-by list and as such only narrowly missed the cut for Nigeria’s 23-man squad in Russia, despite having switched national allegiances from England to the Super Eagles.Born in London to two Nigerian parents, long-time national team captain and former Chelsea team-mate John Obi Mikel had been laying the charm offensive on Aina to switch countries. The youngster did so and says he has no regrets as he aims for glory in Egypt.“I just missed out on the World Cup last time, that was hard to not go,” Aina told Goal. “African Cup of Nations is around the corner and to play in it is a big thing for me. To compete and play after two times not qualifying for it, it’s really special for me to be involved in it.“After I missed the World Cup, I bounced…

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WorldRemit launches new product for SMEs payments to Kenya

Kenyan entrepreneurs and contractors selling goods and services to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the U.K. can now receive payments faster and more conveniently following the launch of WorldRemit for Business. The new service enables U.K.-based SMEs to quickly pay their employees and contractors in 150 countries worldwide, including fast-growing emerging markets such as Kenya, […] The post WorldRemit launches new product for SMEs payments to Kenya appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Huawei files a trademark to HongMeng OS in several countries

It has been quite some time now since the Huawei ban struck the tech market, especially given that Huawei is the second largest player. Huawei has been working on its OS called HongMeng OS for some years now, a decision that seems to be saving them right now. Though HongMeng OS isn’t ready to be […] The post Huawei files a trademark to HongMeng OS in several countries appeared first on TechTrendsKE.

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Onome Ebi: Super Falcons are ready for France

The Super Falcons are leaving no stone unturned for their final Group A game against hosts nation France on Monday, this is according to the team’s former captain Onome Ebi.The African Champions recorded their first victory in the competition since 2011 when they defeated Korea Republic 2-0 on Wednesday.However, the team must at least pick a point against the French to the guarantee a ticket into the next round.The team had light training yesterday and will continue tactical preparation ahead of the make or mar encounter on Monday.“All focused and ready ⚽️ . @ Rennes, France“ Ebi said on her social media account.Onome Ebi, appearing at her fifth World Cup, Osinachi Ohale, Ebere and Chidinma Okeke will be hoping to help Nigeria to second successive clean sheet against the hosts .