The Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE) has announced that Microsoft has come on board as the Technology category sponsors in the BAKE Awards 2018.
Since its inception in 2012, the BAKE Awards, organized by the Bloggers Association of Kenya has recognized and awarded the best in Kenyan blogging, in different categories, every year.
Microsoft is an American multinational technology company that develops, manufactures, licenses supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and services.
In a statement, Sebuh Haileleul, Microsoft General Manager for East Africa said “Microsoft is delighted to be part of this year’s BAKE awards. In a world being transformed by technology every day, it pleases us to see more people embracing blogging to inform and educate customers on the latest business, technology solutions as well as trends.”
He added, “As we work towards empowering every person and every organization to achieve more, access to information plays a vital role on the journey towards ensuring that more and more people are well informed and the power of technology provides that vital access to this content.”
This year’s competition began on January 11th, 2018, where BAKE accepted submissions in the various categories. Thereafter, a panel of judges selected the best 5 nominees from the successful submissions in each category. The competition is now in the voting phase which will close on April 30th, 2018