Features

[Column] Josh Aroner: The rapid uptake of 5G and its real potential

03-25-2021 | 06:36:40
Research by Nokia Bell Labs in 2020 found that 5G has the potential to contribute $8 trillion to global GDP by 2030, with different industries as diverse as mining all set to reap enormous benefits.

[Column] Peter Malebye: The future of mining: Digging deep with IoT

03-24-2021 | 11:31:42
The pace at which digital transformation has swept across industries continues to increase rapidly in response to Covid-19.

[Column] Isabel Papadakis: Navigating digital transformation in 2021

03-24-2021 | 06:05:00
Organisations fortunate enough to be far along their digital transformation journeys could arguably adapt more easily to the disruption. For others, the pandemic has been a catalyst for accelerated digital transformation.

[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: Cloud adoption is the future of African SMEs

03-22-2021 | 15:29:00
Coud platforms are the future of African SMEs. This Digital transformation is imperative for these SMEs, as it enables them to streamline back-office operations and free up time and resources to focus on their core business.

[Interview] Esinam Yevu, Co-Founder, PayBox, Ghana

03-22-2021 | 10:15:00
Esinam Yevu is Co-Founder and Communications Lead at Ghanaian fintech startup, PayBox.

How the “Operator” Must Use Personal Information

03-22-2021 | 08:20:04
As the Protection of Personal Information Act (PoPIA) is a few months away from being enforced, organisations and responsible parties have had to gain an in-depth understanding of the rules.

[Column] Aida Diarra: Small businesses shift to digital commerce will evolve further in 2021

03-19-2021 | 16:22:00
Meanwhile, shopper habits have changed considerably, and this means small businesses must continue to adapt and grow with the direction of the wind.

[Africa Tech Week] Duncan Mochama: Digital adoption in Africa supersedes other regions globally

03-18-2021 | 15:27:00
Africa has been described as the fastest-growing continents in the world. This growth, according to an article published on Forbes has been fueled by a young rapidly urbanizing population.

[Interview] Lionel Mpfizi, CEO, Awesomity Lab, Rwanda

03-17-2021 | 10:25:00
Lionel Mpfizi is the CEO of Awesomity Lab, an award-winning software development company based in Kigali, Rwanda.

[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: Cloud adoption is now a necessity

03-15-2021 | 14:38:00
Compared with other Data Centre markets around the world, Africa is unique in the sense it has a population of over 1.3 billion people and with a total landmass of 30,365,000 km.

[Interview] Okouin Marius, Chief Operating Officer, IZICHANGE, Benin

03-15-2021 | 11:21:00
IZICHANGE is a platform that help to make mobile money account to interact with online web wallet and vice versa. Okouin Marius is a Chief Operating Officer of this platform in Benin.

[Column] Bradley Pulford: Digital Manufacturing and 3D printing can support African economies

03-15-2021 | 10:05:27
Africa started to deploy 3D printing over a decade ago and today there is an even bigger potential for additive manufacturing on the continent.

[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: Digital Payments are key to financial inclusion in Africa

03-11-2021 | 15:00:00
Digital payments have become a very crucial service in Africa. Every day, millions of transactions are transacted across the continent leading to the rise of different payment technologies like Mpesa.

[Interview] Elizabeth Akinyi, Customer Success Manager, Incentro Africa

03-11-2021 | 14:09:00
Elizabeth Akinyi is the Customer Success Manager at Incentro Africa, an IT service provider delivering custom build cloud-based software solutions for the European and African market.

[Incentro Case] Rentokil’s road to Chromebooks: safe and time-efficient

03-10-2021 | 10:36:00
As one of the largest companies in pest control and office hygiene, Rentokil Initial has a large dynamic staff spread across the globe.

[Column] Ann Cairns: Embracing diversity and inclusion in workplaces

03-09-2021 | 12:00:08
The pandemic is a watershed moment for gender equality and an African Union report notes the importance of a gendered perspective in the analysis of this multi-dimensional event.

[Column] Antonio Bruni: On-demand delivery on the rise

03-09-2021 | 08:40:00
On-demand delivery is gaining a lot of popularity as a result of the current business and economic challenges and many businesses are expanding their operations by jumping on the digital bandwagon.

[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: Cloud Platforms are Empowering Africa’s Digital Economy

03-08-2021 | 14:13:00
Businesses in Africa are increasingly turning to cloud to improve operational efficiency and COVID-19 is accelerating this adoption.

[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: Nurture technical skills to revolutionize manufacturing

03-08-2021 | 11:04:00
Countries all over the world have prioritized manufacturing in their economic rebound strategies, following the adverse effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

[Column] Tonny Tugee: Celebrating Kenyan women excelling in the tech space

03-08-2021 | 10:32:37
According to the World Bank, Africa is the only continent where female entrepreneurs outnumber their male counterparts. In Kenya, 48% of micro, small, and medium businesses are female-owned.