News

Citrix expands operations to East and West Africa

05-26-2017 | 14:20:00
IT solutions company Citrix has announced that it is growing its foothold in Africa through an expansion in distribution operations, and that its channel in East and West Africa will now be managed and supported by Citrix South Africa.

Afreximbank urges development financial institutions to push Africa’s industrialization

05-26-2017 | 12:21:34
Cooperation among Africa’s development financial institutions (DFIs) is crucial for the achievement of the industrialisation of the continent, the African Export-Import Bank has said.

Digital IQ for African companies track global averages, but South Africa is at risk of falling behind: PwC report

05-26-2017 | 12:18:00
Most organizations around the world have not done enough to keep up with the digital era, and leadership is falling short, with many chief executives not yet fully engaged in the initiatives of digital transformation.

[Namibia] MTC clarifies subscription charges spike

05-26-2017 | 12:15:01
MTC recently announced a subscription average increase of 7 per cent on both pre-paid and post-paid.

[Ethiopia] Advanced Maize seed adoption programme grows yields among smallholder farmers

05-26-2017 | 12:08:50
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and DuPont have announced that the Advanced Maize Seed Adoption Program (AMSAP), exceeded its goal by 150 percent to boost maize productivity

Senegal banks on $300 million rapid bus plan to improve urban transport

05-26-2017 | 08:48:16
Senegal is counting on a new Dkar Bus Rapid Transit pilot project to reduce by half the average rush hour in-vehicle travel time by public transport.

Africa Logistics Properties begin construction of Kenya’s largest distribution warehousing complex

05-26-2017 | 08:43:00
Africa Logistics Properties (ALP) has begun construction of Kenya's first modern grade-A logistics and distribution warehousing complex at Tatu Industrial Park.
 
Features

Shared Services Practitioners to meet in Kenya this June

05-24-2017 | 16:40:00
As more and more African companies start to embrace the concept of shared services, heads of Finance, Human Resources, ICT and more gather in Nairobi to learn best practices for implementation.

[Column] Flora Mutahi: How impactful is our ‘inclusivity’?

05-24-2017 | 15:18:35
Presently, there are 145,000 millionaires in the continent with a combined wealth of $800 billion.according to the Africa Wealth Report which also states that there will be 36% more millionaires by the year 2020.

[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.