Konga embarks on Warehousing Infrastructure Project across Nigeria
10-24-2016 | 13:40:00
Konga, Nigeria’s largest online shopping mall, is rolling out an extensive warehouse infrastructure project across Nigeria to service thousands more online merchants, it announces today.

Côte d’Ivoire and AfDB launch key economic diversification project
10-24-2016 | 13:16:59
The African Development Bank Group and the Ivorian Government launched a major project aimed at diversifying the country’s economy on October 18 in Abidjan.

[Kenya] Ringier Publishing partners with entertainment brand, Ghafla
10-24-2016 | 11:39:00
As part of its continued expansion, Ringier Africa Digital Publishing (RADP), Ringier Africa’s publishing company, will work with Kenya’s top entertainment website Ghafla.

[South Africa] DHL Regional Conference highlights sector growth opportunities in Africa’s Life Sciences & Healthcare sector
10-24-2016 | 11:31:47
Over 125 healthcare professionals and logistics experts came together last week to discuss ‘Delivering Healthcare to Africa’ at DHL’s 6th annual Regional Life Sciences & Healthcare conference in Pretoria, South Africa.

Ecobank launches Masterpass, Africa-wide mobile payment solution
10-24-2016 | 10:43:00
The Ecobank Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mastercard to roll-out Masterpass QR, a mobile payment solution, across 33 African countries.

[Column] Renata Fischer: Cost of neglecting digital security- Long-term consequences for banks
10-24-2016 | 13:09:04
Financial institutions often underestimate the consequences of a breach. By doing so, they risk misjudging the value of high-quality online and mobile security, says Renata Fischer, SVP Sales of Entersekt.

Achieving a nutrition revolution for Africa: The road to healthier diets and optimal nutrition
10-24-2016 | 12:57:00
The Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) is having a positive impact in countries that have implemented its recommendations, according to the Annual Trends and Outlook Report (ATOR) released today.

[Column] Duncan Mutembani, CEO, SparkSync: Leadership in the right direction
10-24-2016 | 12:19:00
Good leadership determines the success of a business, and employees who are rapidly promoted to leadership positions because of a company’s fast growth often need to develop leadership skills very quickly, in order to catch up with their peers.

New GSMA Report Sees Rise in Mobile Broadband and Smartphone Adoption across Middle East and North Africa
10-17-2016 | 10:18:00
Mobile broadband networks will account for 61 per cent of mobile connections by 2020, up from 41 per cent today, across the diverse Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

[Column] Brett Parker, MD, SAP Africa: How cloud technology can transform IT in Africa
10-13-2016 | 12:59:00
In March 2016, IBM opened its first Cloud Data Centre in South Africa, providing cloud services to enterprise clients. Just a month later, SAP announced that it was partnering with South Africa's Dimension Data to launch SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud.