Features

[Startup Interview] Mathias Pwol, CEO, Trillaman Studio, Nigeria

03-24-2020 | 14:33:00
Mathias Pwol is the CEO and producer of Trillaman Studio, an entertainment and media startup based in Lagos Nigeria.

[Column] Garsen Naidu: Reskilling workforce to embrace the fourth industrial revolution

03-20-2020 | 13:28:21
While automation and digital technologies are disrupting the workplace as we traditionally know it, it has become imperative for organizations to start reskilling their workforce.

[Column] Soromfe Uzomah: Tech making it easier for SMEs to do business in Africa

03-20-2020 | 11:42:04
Last year’s World Bank Doing Business report indicate the overall business climate in sub-Saharan Africa is steadily improving.

[Startup Interview] Stanley Njeru, CEO, Buyer Logistics Limited, Kenya

03-17-2020 | 13:05:02
Stanley Njeru is the CEO of Buyer Logistics Limited, a Kenyan-based startup offering freight forwading, custom clearance, warehousing and motor vehicle importation services.

[Column] John Woollam: Remote working in the wake of coronavirus pandemic

03-17-2020 | 12:06:48
With the coronavirus pandemic declared a national disaster in South Africa, businesses need to consider how they are going to maintain normal operations if employees are quarantined, or asked to stay home.

[Column] NJ Ayuk: Opportunities for African oil producers post OPEC+

03-17-2020 | 09:34:00
Sometimes it is easy to forget how interconnected human lives across the globe have become.

[Column] Lee Naik: Rediscovering humanity in a tech world

03-16-2020 | 13:06:54
From the Black Mirror series to the recent Terminator sequel, Hollywood keeps showing us pessimistic visions of the future.

[Column] Andy Papastefanou: eSignatures- A modern system of agreement

03-12-2020 | 05:55:00
In the digital age, the world is innovating at an exponential rate. As 4IR drives digital transformation, electronic signatures are becoming ever more prevalent. Now the question arises; how does one prove consent?

[Startup Interview] Nathaniel Ndegwa, Managing Director, Tipping Point Media, Kenya

03-11-2020 | 12:44:00
Nathaniel Ndegwa is the Managing Director of Tipping Point Media, a Kenyan digital marketing startup that has now grown its clientele to 15 countries.

[Column] Andrew Skudder: Digital trends that will shape the construction industry in 2020

03-11-2020 | 12:09:00
From cloud computing and artificial intelligence (AI), to 5G and mobility, a key trend in 2020 is the accelerated digitization of construction companies.

[Column] Georgie Midgley: Gig economy can bolster job creation in Africa

03-11-2020 | 08:54:16
Artificial intelligence, blockchain architecture, robotics, cryptocurrencies, virtual reality - these concepts are all going to disrupt the way humans work, live and interact.

[Column] Steve Tzikakis: Moving from improving customer's experience to revolutionizing it

03-10-2020 | 14:12:00
Senior business leaders often ask me what new technology they should be investing in to improve their customer experience and loyalty.

[Column] Nancy Kiarie: Women in the digital gig economy

03-10-2020 | 07:23:50
The world is increasingly going digital and technology that could only be imagined a decade ago is now reality.

[Column] Rémy Ejel: International Women’s Day: What will it take to achieve gender equality?

03-06-2020 | 11:04:09
“There should be equality for all – men and women – at all levels, and all ages” was the compelling call from Anna, one of our young female talents at Nestlé CWA Ltd, about gender equality.

[Column] Joel Chacko: Harnessing the value of cloud by rethinking how new services are operated

03-06-2020 | 09:13:21
As companies embark on their application and data modernisation programmes and look to the cloud and infrastructure required to support their plans, most land on a hybrid cloud strategy.

[Column] Adil Youssefi: Connectivity a bedrock for riding the fourth industrial revolution wave

03-05-2020 | 11:28:59
While much is made of the potential of new technologies like cloud, IoT, AI and Blockchain, their success depends entirely upon ubiquitous connectivity.

[Column] Jon Tullett: Driving success in turbulent times

03-05-2020 | 11:18:00
The market growth is stagnant, the landscape is volatile, and the future is as uncertain as it gets. And that’s not just in South Africa.

[Startup Interview] Adeniyi Atiba, Director, Dr.3pleA Company, Nigeria

03-04-2020 | 11:34:00
Dr.3pleA Company is a tech startup domiciled in Nigeria that offers a host of services among them HR Management consulting, e-learning and provision of information on investment in real estate.

[Startup Interview] Goodnews Chibuke, CEO, Dochase, Nigeria

03-04-2020 | 11:26:00
Dochase is a Nigerian data startup that assists businesses understand their markets, clientele with a view to boosting their sales and customer numbers.

[Column] Shanon Ramdaw: Improving Supply Chain with Streamlined Collaboration

03-04-2020 | 05:39:14
In most industries, efficient supply chain collaboration is essential to success. It’s not only the key to profitability and operational excellence, it’s also becoming a prerequisite for building lasting relationships with customers