Features

[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: Africans are increasingly using eCommerce in response to COVID-19 restrictions

04-08-2021 | 14:20:30
Ten countries are responsible for 94% of all online business in Africa. South Africa, Egypt, Nigeria, Algeria, and Kenya together account for 78% of total marketplace traffic.

[Free Webinar] Incentro Presents: The future of work is here with Google Workspace

04-08-2021 | 09:06:00
Looking back on 2020, it’s clear that the ways we work have rapidly transformed, from the shift to remote work to balancing time across work and personal responsibilities.

[Column] Andrew Bourne: Tech companies can help reverse talent erosion in rural communities

04-08-2021 | 08:18:00
One of the countermeasures to address rural decline is for tech companies to recognise that talent can operate from anywhere and provide employees the option of working from anywhere.

[Interview] Charlette N’Guessan, Co-founder, BACE Group, Ghana

04-07-2021 | 11:12:00
Ivorian based in Ghana, Charlette N’Guessan is a tech entrepreneur who collaborates with various organizations that strongly advocate for gender balance in the tech ecosystem.

[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: Promoting local production will lead to regional industrialization

04-07-2021 | 11:03:00
The establishment of an effective Common External Tariff in the East Africa region will lead to the exponential growth of the manufacturing sector.

[Interview] Victoria Nannozi, CEO, The Association of Real Estate Agents, Uganda

04-07-2021 | 09:28:00
The Association of Real Estate Agents, AREA-Uganda, is an umbrella institution of real estate agency/brokerage companies, consultancy real estate firms, and real estate agency /brokerage professionals in Uganda that have key interests in real estate agency/brokerage.

[Interview] Abdelaziz Musa, CEO, Sudan Digital

04-07-2021 | 07:28:00
Sudan Digital is a digital marketing agency operating in Khartoum and Dubai while delivering digital marketing solutions for clients across the globe. The company’s CEO and founder Abdelaziz Musa explains.

[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: Cloud Infrastructure Spending in Africa is on the rise

04-05-2021 | 15:37:59
Spending on cloud infrastructure grew by 35 per cent to reach almost $130 billion in 2020. At the same time, enterprises reduced spending on data centre hardware and software by 6 per cent to $89 billion.

[Column] Shanon Ramdaw: Nine reasons to move asset management to the cloud

04-05-2021 | 08:56:30
Shanon Ramdaw, Business Development Manager at iOCO, within iOCO Software Distribution, the local Infor Master Reseller, outlined Infor’s nine essential reasons for moving to the cloud.

[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: Women key to Africa’s digital transformation

04-01-2021 | 16:27:54
Connecting women to the digital economy is critical to driving further economic growth and innovation on the African continent.

[Column] James Claude: Digital identity key in accelerating socio-economic development

04-01-2021 | 08:18:00
As the global digital economy expands, and with Covid-19 changing the way we conduct business, Digital Identity is becoming increasingly important.

[Column] Andrew Torre: One Year On - Lockdown Learnings for a Post-Pandemic World

04-01-2021 | 08:07:51
In our industry, the pandemic has been a catalyst that has accelerated years of change in payments and commerce in just a few short months.

[Interview] Stephan Eyeson, Founder & CEO, Survey54

03-30-2021 | 12:06:00
British-Ghanaian entrepreneur, Stephan Eyeson, is current CEO and Founder of pan-African consumer intelligence gathering firm, Survey54.

[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: Cloud computing is shaping Africa’s technological infrastructure growth

03-29-2021 | 15:35:00
Cloud computing remains a key part in shaping how Africa will grow when it comes to technological infrastructure.

[Column] René Schoeman: Innovation Drives Compliance, Enhances Performance

03-29-2021 | 08:21:00
South African businesses operate in a highly legislated landscape. With this comes immense pressure to ensure compliance or face heavy penalties.

[Interview] Naike Moshi, Country Director, CVPeople Tanzania

03-26-2021 | 09:45:39
CVPeople Tanzania is a talent acquisition and recruitment company that has for 6 years established itself as a frontrunner in the executive search and headhunting for clients across banking, telecom, and NGO sectors.

[Column] Quinton Swart: Why boxed water is better? Thinking inside of the box when it comes to packaging water

03-26-2021 | 07:43:09
Packaged water in South Africa is a growing market, commonly bottled in polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic. While this material is recyclable, more than half of plastic waste is not recovered, most of it ending up in landfill or in waterways.

[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama:The rapid uptake of 5G and its real potential in Africa

03-25-2021 | 15:11:00
5G network is here. This fifth generation of wireless technology promises more than just a faster network. It will help redefine the network, establishing a new global wireless standard for speed, throughput and bandwidth.

[Interview] Marundu Muturi, Customer Advocate, Incentro Africa

03-25-2021 | 10:55:00
Marundu Muturi is a Customer Advocate at Incentro Africa, an IT service provider delivering custom build cloud-based software solutions for the European and African market.

[Column] Diego Gutierrez: Why women are key to Africa's digital transformation

03-25-2021 | 10:31:30
The digital gender divide in Sub-Saharan Africa means only around 25% of women have access to connectivity, according to the World Economic Forum.