Features

[Africa Tech Week] Technology driving Fintech growth in Africa

09-06-2018 | 10:27:00
Banks and other financial institutions are adopting new technologies to satisfy the growing demands of their customers across the continent.

[Mauritius] Huawei is a trusted partner of digital transformation

09-06-2018 | 09:54:46
As part of his visit to China, Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth visited Huawei's Executive Briefing Center and held talks with Peng Zhongyang, Senior Vice President at Huawei. He said that Huawei is a trusted partner of the country for digital transformation.

[Interview] Francis Vesta, Senior Investment Analyst, Itanna, Nigeria

09-06-2018 | 08:34:00
Francis Vesta is Senior Investment Analyst at Itanna, an offshoot of the Honeywell Group in Nigeria.

[Column] Ray Chimhandamba: Africa’s donation to the Disruptor Economy

09-06-2018 | 07:30:00
One has to ask, what role has Africa played in the disruptor economy and what role will it play in the future. Mpesa, the mobile money invention by Safaricom in Kenya, is one of my favourites.

[Column] Mimi Kalinda: Strategic communication vital to Africa’s DNA

09-03-2018 | 11:40:56
Innovation is a critical part Africa’s DNA, but it only plays a part in shaping the continent’s narrative when the world becomes aware of it.

[Kenya Business Week] New energy frontiers, more business deals

08-31-2018 | 06:27:00
It has been another busy week for anchor sectors in Kenya with more investors, landmark deals and strategic partnerships pointing to Kenya as the investment destination for the region.

[Africa Tech Week] Technology addressing Africa’s crucial challenges

08-30-2018 | 10:57:00
Leading technology companies are using their resources and technologies to help marginalized communities in the continent overcome poverty, injustice and even discrimination.

Wakanda inspired Africa’s real life innovative tech stories

08-30-2018 | 06:44:00
The entertainment phenomenon that is Black Panther has captivated the world since its release earlier this year. It has been embraced for its representation of black people generally, and Africans specifically.

[Column] Sachen Gudka: Our economy cannot withstand delayed payments

08-29-2018 | 13:52:59
Money is the bloodline of any economy, and for businesses to thrive, its steady flow and circulation are critical. Cash is king.

[Interview] Priscilla Muhiu, Head of Marketing, Sendy, Kenya

08-29-2018 | 10:39:00
Priscilla Muhiu is the Head of Marketing at Sendy, a mobile-based logistics firm that connects customers with drivers to help deliver goods from one place to another.

[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: Why TVET is central to economic development

08-28-2018 | 10:33:00
The economic well being of any nation rests on the country’s ability the create sustainable jobs for all.

Using tomorrow’s tools to solve today’s security problems

08-27-2018 | 09:35:07
Organisations that do not have a clear longer-term security roadmap in place are putting themselves at risk of being compromised.

What happens after all devices are connected to the IoT?

08-27-2018 | 09:11:00
Is your business driving change or being driven by it? This is the question that should be powering your business mindset in a digital world that’s swallowed by innovation and exponential change.

Join the African Green Revolution Forum Investor DealRoom

08-24-2018 | 13:09:00
The Forum will be held in Kigali, Rwanda on 5-8 September 2018

FinTech & the African Findustrial Revolution | Free Webinar

08-24-2018 | 12:05:00
How is tech innovation delivering cutting-edge financial services and bridging the banking and digital divide?

Nigeria’s Economic Resurgence & Fulfilling Its Connectivity Potential

08-24-2018 | 11:29:00
Explore Nigeria’s path to GDP & connectivity growth in a brand new report brought to you by Nigeria Com and Xalam Analytics

[Nigeria Business Week] Businesses riding the wave of technology

08-23-2018 | 20:42:00
As the business world becomes more and more technology dependent, it has become impossible to separate that technology from any kind of development. Words like ‘investment’ and ‘startup’ seem inevitably connected to ICT.

[Africa Tech Week] African countries eyeing blockchain technology

08-23-2018 | 13:03:15
The use of technology in elections in Africa over the past years has continued to receive increased attention.

[Kenya Business Week] Championing electoral reforms with blockchain

08-23-2018 | 10:08:00
Kenya’s public institutions have this week increased their investments in technology to improve service delivery and address some of the most pressing problems in a development that is receiving thumbs up from both local and international players.

ICT remains panacea for youth unemployment in Africa, FAO

08-22-2018 | 11:30:45
In Sub-Saharan Africa, more than 60 percent of a 1.2 billion population are under the age of 25.