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One million euros climate change project set for launching in Uganda

04-24-2019 | 13:55:43
A 1.07 million euros climate change project aimed at building resilience of agriculture landscapes in Eastern Uganda, is set to be launched in June following the completion of preparatory activities.

Skyway Aviation Handling Company lists on Nigerian Stock Exchange main board

04-24-2019 | 13:52:00
Skyway Aviation Handling Company Plc has listed 1,353,580,000 ordinary shares at The Nigerian Stock Exchange Main Board.

[Kenya] Mastercard Engage platform launches in Kenya to support African payment innovation

04-24-2019 | 12:40:29
Mastercard is expanding its Engage programme in sub-Saharan Africa, with the first Engage events in Nigeria and Kenya to introduce local fintech innovators to its broad partnership opportunities.

Air Mauritius receives new airbus aircraft from Air Lease Corporation

04-24-2019 | 11:45:48
Air Lease Corporation has announced the delivery of one new Airbus A330-900neo aircraft on long-term lease to Air Mauritius.

[South Africa] Standard Bank moves business to the cloud with Moody’s Analytics

04-24-2019 | 11:31:00
South Africa’s Standard Bank Group Group has selected the Moody’s Analytics CreditLens™ solution to digitize and automate its credit processes.

[South Africa] PaySpace appoints Sandra Crous new MD

04-24-2019 | 10:26:50
PaySpace, the leader in true cloud-based Payroll and Human Capital Management Software, has appointed Sandra Crous (née Swanepoel) as its new Managing Director, effective 1 April 2019.

Arrow Electronics and Close the Gap conduct a digital training tour in Kenya

04-24-2019 | 09:22:44
Arrow Electronics and social enterprise Close the Gap launched its third DigiTruck in August 2018. The DigiTruck is a mobile, solar-powered classroom and enterprise incubator.

Andersen Global grows African foothold by partnering with Mulenga Mundashi Kasonde Legal Practitioners in Zambia

04-24-2019 | 08:42:58
Andersen Global has signed a collaboration agreement with Mulenga Mundashi Kasonde Legal Practitioners, MMKLP, a law firm in Zambia.

Liquid Telecom Kenya connects Aga Khan Hospital Mombasa to its outreach centers using high-speed fibre network

04-24-2019 | 08:30:25
Liquid Telecom Kenya has connected Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa Kenya to seven of its outreach centres in the coastal region bringing healthcare closer to the community.

Ethiopian Airlines set to launch three weekly flights to Marseille

04-24-2019 | 06:47:00
Ethiopian Airlines says it has finalized all preparations to launch a thrice weekly flight to Marseille, France as of July 02, 2019.

Mauritius makes gains in bridging income inequalities among workers, report

04-24-2019 | 06:44:00
Lower-paid workers in Mauritius are to some extent catching up to their higher-paid counterparts over time, according to a new World Bank report.

Liquid Telecom partners with MIT for the 2019 Inclusive Innovation Challenge in Africa

04-24-2019 | 06:43:00
Liquid Telecom has partnered with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) to host the MIT 2019 Inclusive Innovation Challenge (IIC) in Africa.

South African Bank picks Sapiens Solution software to expand its insurance offerings

04-24-2019 | 06:41:13
Sapiens International Corporation, a global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, has announced a strengthened partnership with a tier-1 South African bank.

Hyatt Hotels opens new property in Algeria

04-24-2019 | 06:36:00
Hyatt Hotels Corporation has opened the first Hyatt hotel in Algeria, Hyatt Regency Algiers Airport.

Intellectual property protection vital in digital world says Kaspersky Lab

04-24-2019 | 06:22:00
But while much attention is placed around the legal aspects of intellectual property (IP), companies and individuals need to consider the security ramifications as well.

MTN unveils Managed Security as a service solution for Kenyan enterprises

04-24-2019 | 06:09:42
MTN Business has launched MTN Managed Security as a service solution for its enterprise customers in Kenya.

Togo creates 35,000 SMEs jobs in the agricultural sector from AfDB support

04-23-2019 | 14:45:00
Since 2016, the AfDB has supported up to 1.7 million US dollars, the project of support to the employ-ability and insertion of young people in the growth sectors of Togo, which has created 35,000 jobs in SMEs in agriculture.

WorldRemit partners with Paga to launch international mobile money transfers to Nigeria

04-23-2019 | 14:23:00
Leading digital money transfer company WorldRemit is considerably expanding its presence in Nigeria by joining forces with Paga, Nigeria’s first and leading mobile money company, for international digital money transfers.

[Nigeria] NNPC to partner Red Cross Society on disaster management

04-23-2019 | 13:31:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed its readiness to partner with the Nigerian Red Cross Society towards developing the capacity of the corporation’s staff on disaster management.

Cybersecurity threats to dominate agenda of the inaugural Africa ICT Expo and conference

04-23-2019 | 12:00:00
The inaugural Telecoms, Electronics, Mobile and Systems, Africa ICT expo and conference billed as East Africa’s largest ICT showcase, is scheduled to run from 24th to 26th April 2019.