Ethiopian Broadcasting Agency grants satellite TV licenses to three stations as it eyes digital migration
10-25-2016 | 14:49:51
The Ethiopian Broadcasting Agency has inked a satellite broadcasting license agreement with Fana Broadcasting, Walta Information Center and Arki Broadcasting Services for a satellite TV broadcasting licenses

Ecobank Liberia unveils internet based cash management product targeting corporate clients
10-25-2016 | 14:40:57
Pan African bank, EcoBank Liberia has launched ‘Ecobank Omni Electronic Banking Platform,’ a new internet based cash management product to the Liberian market, which will ease money transactions from different parts of the world.

Botswana Power corporation partners with Liquid Telecom to form Liquid Telecom Botswana
10-25-2016 | 14:35:07
Power utility company Botswana Power Corporation has partnered with international telecommunication company Liquid Telecom group to form Liquid Telecom Botswana.

[Nigeria] MainOne chooses Minkels to enhance position in West-African Data Center Market
10-25-2016 | 13:51:40
Minkels, part of the publicly traded company Legrand, has been chosen as data center supplier for West African connectivity and data center solutions company, MainOne.

Nigerian Food Industry Worth over 1trillion Naira, Affcon
10-25-2016 | 12:24:00
The Association of Fast Food and Confectioners of Nigerian (AFFCON), an umbrella body of Quick Service Restaurants (QSR) has revealed that the Nigerian food industry is estimated to be worth over a trillion Naira, with the Fast Food segment gulping over N250 billion.

[Interview] Dakin Parker introduces Kinfundi, a new way to provide for education costs in South Africa
10-25-2016 | 09:50:00
Dakin Parker returns to South Africa, after ten years in the United States, to change the way education is financed in South Africa. His interview with Africa Business Communities:

[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.