AlphaCode, an initiative of Rand Merchant Investments, has set aside R16 million to identify a new generation of financial services entrepreneurs through its AlphaCode Incubate initiative.
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has declared a wage dispute with the Minerals Council of South Africa.
Workforce Holdings Limited a diversified services group today released interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2018.
The mobile industry is changing at an exponential rate as new influences shape the way consumer expectations rise.
DigiFarm has emerged top of the Shared Value Category in the just concluded Loeries Awards in Durban, South Africa.
Kenya’s electoral body, the Independent Elections and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) is considering the use of blockchain technology to enhance elections transparency.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has announced that its mobile payment service, Samsung Pay, has launched in South Africa.
Uber has announced that drivers and delivery-partners will benefit from partner injury protection.
Global music and video streaming platform, TIDAL and Uganda ‘communications operator in offering mobile & fixed telecommunications, MTN Uganda, have announced a first-of-its kind collaboration.
The UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy on Road Safety – Mr. Jean Todt has unveiled the Cameroon Road Safety Performance Review Report jointly commissioned with the UN Economic Commission for Africa.
The Government of the Republic of Namibia and the African Development Bank have signed a loan agreement worth US$ 217.8 million (ZAR 3 billion) to finance the second phase of the Namibia Economic Governance and Competitiveness Support Program.
The Government of Ghana, through the Ministry of Communications, is implementing an ICT Innovation Project at the Accra Digital Centre under the eTransform Ghana Project aimed at nurturing Tech Startups to promote digital entrepreneurship and create digital jobs for the youth.
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), one of Africa’s largest infrastructure-focused private equity fund managers, has acquired through its IDEAS Managed Fund - stakes in nine new solar and wind power plants in South Africa.
Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, the Lome-based parent company of the Ecobank Group announces the appointment of Yves Mayilamene as Group Executive, Human Resources, following the resignation of Julie Essiam early this year.
ThreadSol has announced plans to present its range of innovative software solutions for apparel manufactures in Kenya.
Global business advisory firm FTI Consulting, Inc. has announced the continued expansion of the firm’s service offering in South Africa with the appointment of John Geel.
Ethiopia has launched the waste-to-energy facility, a first of its kind in Africa.
Travelport, a global travel commerce platform, and FCM Travel Solutions (FCM), have announced an expanded long-term technology partnership.
DEMO Africa has announced the thirty startup finalists for the 2018 edition of the annual conference. The startups were selected following a few months of innovation roadshows, city tours and virtual adjudication across different countries in the continent.
The Government of Rwanda and the Italian Republic have signed a Bilateral Air Services Agreement with the aim of enhancing commercial flight operations between the two countries.