Vodacom South Africa launches own-label smartphones, tablet
10-06-2015 | 13:28:51
Vodacom South Africa has introduced four own-brand devices to its range. One is a smartphone called Smart Ultra 6, which has a 5.5-inch full HD IPS display, octa-core chipset, Android 5.0 Lollipop OS, 13 MP premium rear camera and 5 MP front camera.

Facebook partners with Eutelsat to launch satellite to expand internet in 2016
10-06-2015 | 13:16:53
The move is part of Facebook’s project that is partnering with Eutelsat to launch a satellite to connect millions of people.

Alcatel-Lucent to deliver fibre optic submarine broadband connectivity to oil and gas production facilities offshore Angola
10-06-2015 | 12:55:35
Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks, the undersea cables subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent has been awarded the development of the Sonangol Offshore Optical Cable (SOOC), a critical infrastructure project which will dramatically reduce the cost-per-bit associated with the delivery of data traffic to Angola, including its offshore oil and gas production facilities.

Access Bank Nigeria to modernise ATM, internet and mobile banking channels with CR2's BankWorld
10-06-2015 | 12:48:00
Access Bank and CR2 have announced that the bank has selected CR2's BankWorld omnichannel suite to manage their self-service channels including ATM, Internet, and Mobile. This strategic alliance was celebrated at Access Bank'sLondon headquarters.

PartboyzAuto Parts Moves to Redefine Auto Parts Business in Nigeria
10-06-2015 | 12:41:00
PartboyzAuto Parts, Nigeria’s modern auto parts supermarket, has set up shop at Gbagada Mechanics Village and is set to redefine the auto parts business in the country.

[Interview] Bukky Olaleye, Founder, ReAfrica, UK
10-06-2015 | 10:43:00
Bukky Olaleye is founder of platform, as well as leadership coaching company, Julianmiles. Her interview with Africa Business Communities:

[Interview] Sylvester Phish, CEO of Generic 7 Consult, Ghana
10-05-2015 | 12:46:00
Africa Business Communities sit-down with Sylvester Phish, founder and CEO of Generic 7 Consult, a brand and management firm based in Accra, Ghana

Odimbite Odimbite: Executive Nonchalance as a Contagious Virus
10-05-2015 | 11:09:00
The primary reason for executive nonchalance is a culture of continuous non-execution that pervades the entire organization. Fantastic strategies are developed, solid processes are crafted, but when it comes to acting, excuses as to why it can’t be done are generated at an alarming rate.

[Interview] Olivier Poujade, Managing Director, East Africa Gate, Ethiopia
10-05-2015 | 10:40:00
East Africa Gate (EAGate) is a dynamic French/Ethiopian business partnership founded by University of Toulouse (France) graduates, Ms. Tigist Getachew Araya and Mr. Olivier Poujade. Together they combine close to 20 years of experience in emerging markets in the legal, finance and business strategy fields. Olivier’s interview with Africa Business Communities:

[Interview] Raúl Hernández, General Manager, Marine Logistics Antares, Equatorial Guinea
10-01-2015 | 11:47:00
Raúl Hernández is General Manager of logistics services company, Marine Logistics Antares, located in Equatorial Guinea. His interview with Africa Business Communities: