News

MallforAfrica Powers New Website Dedicated to eBay Shoppers in Africa

05-24-2017 | 11:21:18
MallforAfrica (MFA), Africa’s prominent e-commerce and m-commerce platform, has announced that it has launched a new dedicated website for eBay shopping enthusiasts in Africa.

[Nigeria] S&P assigns B/B ratings and stable outlook on United Bank for Africa

05-24-2017 | 11:12:05
Standard and Poor’s (S&P) assigns ‘B’ long term and ‘B’ short term global scale counterparty credit ratings to the United Bank for Africa PLC (UBA).

Globetom’s Electronic Distribution Platform reaches Nigeria

05-24-2017 | 11:00:00
Globetom’s has announced that their cloud service for electronic distribution and payment solution management is making a market entry into Nigeria.

[Nigeria] Glo records highest data penetration in Q1 of 2017

05-24-2017 | 10:48:40
Globacom has strengthened its position as Nigeria’s preferred data network by recording the highest data penetration among the four major operators in the telecommunications industry.

[Ghana] Mobile money interoperability to take off in November

05-24-2017 | 09:45:00
Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has disclosed that Government is working to meet its November 2017 timeline for the implementation of mobile money interoperability.

MTN, Qualcomm and Huawei launch platform to address spectrum shortage in Africa

05-24-2017 | 08:28:18
MTN South Africa, Huawei and Qualcomm Technologies have completed Africa's first commercial platform that addressees challenges of spectrum shortage.

[Guinea] Bioko Oil Terminal regains momentum after agreement with Arabian Energy

05-24-2017 | 08:20:22
The Guinea based Bioko Oil Terminal have gained key momentum following the signing of the agreement between government and Arabian Energy DMCC
 
Features

[Column] Sthe Shabangu: Africa's future hangs in the balance - we dare not fail

05-23-2017 | 12:22:17
Africa is standing before a small window of opportunity to grow future-ready leaders equipped to take on a new era of industry.

Drones East Africa Conference | 20-21 June 2017 | Nairobi, Kenya

05-22-2017 | 13:33:00
Whether you are already using drones or are looking to use drones, make certain you know about the updated KCAA regulations, as well as the different applications for drones that can help your company reduce costs, save time, and possibly even save lives.

[Free Webinar] MBA scholarships in Johannesburg

05-19-2017 | 18:15:00
Wits Business School Johannesburg will be opening its ‘online’ gates during a webinar taking place on 5th May in which they will be presenting the process of getting a scholarship, the University heritage and much, much more!

[Free Webinar] Smart Agriculture: African Agriculture in the 21st Century

05-19-2017 | 14:03:00
As president of the Africa Business Portal I would like to invite you to our next webinar Smart Agriculture: African Agriculture in the 21st Century.

[Column] Magnus Nmonwu: Nigerian CIOs must focus on the needs of the connected consumer

05-19-2017 | 09:36:00
The IDC CIO Summit, currently underway in Lagos, is focusing on how the next wave of social, mobile, analytics and cloud (SMAC) technologies will unleash innovation and productivity in the enterprise by delivering better employee and customer experiences.

[Column] Bob Koigi: Pause and reflect on role of inputs in breaking hunger cycle

05-12-2017 | 08:48:46
On average Kenya imported around 500,000 metric tons of fertilizer each year to sate growing demand by farmers both large and small scale, emerging as the second largest fertilizer market in Africa after South Africa in overall tonnage.

FDI flows to Africa threatened by global economic uncertainty

05-11-2017 | 11:12:34
At a Roundtable event in Nairobi, Ministers from across Africa sat together with investors and the private sector to determine how best to tackle the investment and credit risk hurdles in order to make African risks bankable.