Features

[Column] Samantha Naidoo: Four strategic priorities for African telco operators in 2020

03-03-2020 | 08:42:30
African telco operators face a landmark five-year period as they strive to reimagine their business models and build new capabilities that will ensure their future success.

[Column] NJ Ayuk: We must not jeopardize Africa’s future in the name of fighting climate change

03-03-2020 | 08:37:37
Pressure is building to phase out fossil fuels in Africa to fight climate change.

Offshore Network publishes Nigeria Well Intervention Forecast

03-02-2020 | 17:33:00
See how to position yourself to take advantage of an uplift in activity as the Nigerian government puts well intervention at the forefront of production plans

[Column] Mark Bannerman: Planning Asset Investment in a Digital 2020

02-27-2020 | 05:03:00
In a digital world it is critical that industries move beyond traditional asset management. In 2020, it’s time to embrace predictive analytics to strategise capital investments more effectively.

[Column] Sabelo Dlamini: Oh, it’s digital, again

02-26-2020 | 08:26:00
Digital transformation is not leaving anyone behind. It’s the hero in its own disruptive movie, ensuring the safety of everyone in distress by taking them to places that nobody is entirely sure they understand.

[Startup Interview] Rich Cheary, CEO, PT SportSuite, South Africa

02-26-2020 | 06:15:00
PT SportSuite is a South African company whose mission is to digitally disrupt the sporting industry’s media landscape by allowing sporting organisations to operate like commercially-minded modern media houses.

[Startup Interview] Babatunde Akin-Moses, CEO, Sycamore, Nigeria

02-26-2020 | 06:10:00
Babatunde Akin-Moses is the CEO of Sycamore a Nigerian company offering peer to peer lending while connecting lenders to borrowers.

[Startup Interview] Reuben Abuloye, CEO, Buyavrika, Nigeria

02-25-2020 | 14:46:02
Reuben Abuloye is the CEO of Buyavrika, a Nigeria-based startup that provides an online market place for African Art and African inspired wear.

[Startup Interview] Freeman Addico, CEO, Addicnet, Ghana

02-25-2020 | 14:30:18
With customers spread across 10 countries, Pan-African cloud computing and ecommerce solutions provider Addicnet is redefining cloud computing landscape in the continent through its unique offerings.

[Startup Interview] Ali Messoudi, President, Transpare, Morocco

02-25-2020 | 14:11:00
Transpare is a Morocco-based startup offering a digital platform targeting shippers and freight forwarders.

The South African Data Center market and the Eskom threat

02-21-2020 | 07:40:00
South Africa is facing an acute electricity crisis. Since last September, South African electricity customers have been subjected to wide-scale load-shedding.

Airtel Africa Results Analysis: The turnaround continues

02-21-2020 | 07:35:06
Airtel recently reported the financial results of its African operations, for the period ending December 2019. Here key insights from the numbers:

[Column] John Mc Loughlin: What must I do ... I've been hacked

02-20-2020 | 10:32:00
With all the hype around cyber-attacks and every single cyber security enterprise talking about cyber resilience to improve a business’ security posture, nobody really knows what to do once they've been hacked.

[Column] Maxim Fetisov: Mobile Lending – Non-traditional data in credit decision making

02-20-2020 | 05:18:00
Retail lending in Kenya has taken a unique path. It has skipped some stages typical for developed markets and climbed to heights that can be admired and envied.

[Column] Karien Bornheim: The intelligent mine - The real world in sensors

02-20-2020 | 04:32:00
The Internet of Things (IoT) has become many things in the mining industry. A canary that uses sensors to monitor underground air quality, a medic that monitors healthcare.

[Interview] Joy Owango, Executive Director, Training Centre in Communication, Kenya

02-19-2020 | 08:08:53
Training Centre in Communication is a centre that works with researchers, research institutes and governments in Sub Sahara Africa to produce and improve their research output and visibility.

[Column] Kyle Condon: Beware - Gender-based cybercrime

02-19-2020 | 03:48:43
South Africans are called to raise their awareness and their defences to counter gender-based cybercrimes. This raised awareness also applies to the world of cybercrime.

[Startup Interview] Peter Muturi, Director, Pertom Digital, Kenya

02-18-2020 | 09:14:00
Peter Muturi is the Director of Pertom Digital an IT startup offering its services in Kenya.

[Interview] Cajetan Boy, CEO, Et Cetera Productions, Kenya

02-14-2020 | 12:56:00
Cajetan Boy is the CEO of Et Cetera Productions, a Kenyan based film production company.

[Column] Tamara Parker: Digitization, unemployment and the future of work in South Africa

02-13-2020 | 07:48:28
In less than a month, South Africa has witnessed a massive wave of rentrenchments, as companies across multiple sectors have announced job cuts running into almost 10,000.