South African agency Flume Digital Marketing, with offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town, is expanding to Amsterdam – located on the Weesperstraat.
Axian confirme ses engagements pour devenir le champion d’un ecosysteme plus inclusif et innovant en Afrique
Axian confirme ses engagements pour devenir le champion d’un ecosysteme plus inclusif et innovant en Afrique avec la publication de son troisieme rapport impact.
DFC Political Risk Insurance to support a blue bond providing $500 Million for ocean conservation in Gabon
DFC announced $500 million in political risk insurance supporting a bond for marine conservation in Gabon (Gabon Blue Bond).
Termii aims to revolutionize customer engagement across Africa and with its recent fundraise, the company looks to further its expansion efforts, particularly in Francophone Africa with a focus on Ivory Coast.
Termii, Africa's leading customer engagement platform, and Truecaller, the leading global communications platform for verifying contacts and blocking unwanted communication, have joined forces to revolutionize business communication across the continent.
As emerging technologies shape how businesses interact and do businesses, brands are leveraging these new technologies to drive growth and efficiency and to creating end-to-end solutions for clients swiftly and efficiently.
To boost broadband access in Africa and increase the availability of IT services for SMEs, IFC has partnered with a digital infrastructure and IT services company, SEACOM, to grow its broadband cable network and cloud-based product offering in sub-Saharan Africa.
Flagship telecommunications project to bring affordable, reliable internet and mobile services to millions more in Ethiopia
Un site web, plusieurs langues : Comment Bolingo Consult aide les organisations à surmonter les défis en matière de communication
One Website, Multiple languages: Bolingo Consult helps organizations to deal with miscommunication by using technology.
Renate Swanepoel is an entrepreneur, global networker and inspirational speaker that gained significant networking and communication skills through her extensive travels and appearances at international conferences and trade shows.
Angola Cables et Orange ont conclu un accord de partage des infrastructures sur le réseau Ouest-Africain de Djoliba.
Azercosmos and the global satellite operator Intelsat have signed a commercial agreement on the joint implementation of long-term projects in the West African region.
Ady Namaran Coulibaly is Operations Manager at Bolingo Consult, she is dedicated to providing localization and multicultural insights for Africa and its languages to Language Services Buyers and LSPs.
Bayobab, formerly known as MTN GlobalConnect to announce the strategic pan-African connectivity partnership with Microsoft.
Mediawan annonce l’acquisition des sociétés Côte Ouest,Cote Ouest Audiovisuel Maurice et Atlantic Pictures Limited.
Intelsat partners with Gilat to upscale its In-Flight Connectivity and Cellular Backhaul services worldwide
Intelsat Strengthens Strategic Partnership and Expands Service Capabilities with Significant Multimillion-Dollar Orders for Gilat’s Multi-service Platforms and Terminals
CMSWire CONNECT is the premier event for professionals in digital customer experience, content management, and enterprise collaboration. This dynamic conference features top-notch speakers such as Ice-T, Scott Galloway, Sean Albertson and others.
Cassava Technologies has pledged a total of R4.5 billion in investment in South Africa through its business units – Liquid Intelligent Technologies, Africa Data Centres and Distributed Power Africa.
Africa Mobile Networks conclut un accord financier de US$20M pour améliorer la communications dans les zones rurales d'Afrique
Africa Mobile Networks Limited annonce qu'elle a atteint la clôture financière de son prêt garanti de premier rang d'un montant de 20 millions de dollars.
Africa Mobile Networks reaches financial close of $20M to improve mobile communications towers in rural Africa
Africa Mobile Networks Limited to announce that it has successfully reached financial close on their US$20million senior secured loan facility.
To mark the occasion, the organisation – currently ranked the largest independent and locally owned communication group in our country – is making a commitment to the next generation of creative talent.
There is an obvious, increasing amount of technology awareness, and appeals for more extensive technology trainings in Nigeria.
uqudo’s leading digital identity platform combined with TECH5’s top-tier facial authentication and liveness technologies provides a smooth and secure voter identity verification for elections.
As announced by the Ministry of ICT, Schools are among Rwandan institutions given priority to benefit from the satellite-based internet soon to be provided by billionaire Elon Musk's high-speed satellite internet venture, Starlink.
Ericsson and Batelco, part of the Beyon Group, have successfully deployed Ericsson Customer Acceptance platform, an enterprise blockchain-based solution for the automated collection of acceptance records upon fulfillment of agreed project deliverables.
The flagship study, conducted by Reputation Matters, will gather demographic data on the industry and investigate issues including ethics, perceptions of PR in business, talent, remote working, and the challenges facing the industry’s future.
Airtel Africa reported a reduced profit of $801 million in the past nine months, down from $864 million in the previous year.
Nigeria and the Republic of Niger have signed a bilateral agreement for coordination of frequency utilisation along their borders to ensure seamless deployment of services within the two countries.
The new facility will be in the north of the city and will have an IT load of 20MW. Construction is underway, and the facility will be up and running by mid-2024.
JDE selects Orange Business Services for future-proof and scalable connectivity infrastructure to support global business expansion.
Orange et BUTEC annoncent la mise en service de la solarisation du Groupe Orange Services (GOS) afin de satisfaire 50% de la consommation d’énergie en journée du principal Data Center d’Orange en Afrique
Astra Tech has bought Botim, taking it a step closer to creating a platform that will offer everything from instant messaging to digital payments.
As businesses continue evolving to meet changing customer behaviour, the uptake and investment in cloud unified communications platforms and tools will continue to soar.
MTN, in partnership with ayoba, Africa’s Super App, has reached an exciting 20 million monthly active users in December 2022.
The BlueOrchard Sustainable Assets Fund (BOSAF) and the OP Finnfund Global Impact Fund I will provide $20 million debt investment to support the growth of Africa Mobile Networks (AMN), a telecom provider focused on rural Sub-Saharan Africa.
Finnfund invests $3.4m in KaiOS Technologies to bring affordable mobile connections to Sub-Saharan Africa
Finnfund has invested $3.4 million in KaiOS Technologies, maker of KaiOS, to bring affordable mobile connections to Sub-Saharan Africa.
CANAL +,AFD et l’association Convergence pour intensifier la formation des acteurs de l’audiovisuel en Afrique
Canal Plus One, l’association Convergence et l’AFD ont signé un accord de partenariat pour intensifier la formation et l’insertion professionnelles des acteurs de l’audiovisuel en Afrique.
1&1 and Orange have concluded a long-term agreement for the provision of international roaming services for the 1&1 mobile network.
[Nigeria] NCC- CSIRT urges adoption of two-factor authentication as Somnia Ransomware targets Telegram accounts
In response to the discovery of a new attack that compromises victims’ VPN accounts to compromise messaging app, Telegram, the NCC-CSIRT has advised users to adopt two-factor authentication to protect their Telegram accounts.
eMudhra, a Certifying Authority (CA) authorised by the Controller of Certifying Authority (CCA) for issuance of Digital Signature Certificates in India, announced it is now a licensed Electronic Certification Service Provider (E-CSP) in Kenya.
Un coup de pouce de plusieurs millions de dollars pour les petites entreprises alors que de nouveaux pays africains rejoignent le programme MultiChoice Africa Accelerator.
Brand and Communications Group, Joe Public, recently launched Cell C’s latest summer campaign, “Spin Your World”, just in time for the summer holiday excitement.
Orange launches its commercial 5G network in Botswana, the first Orange country in Africa to launch 5G technology.
Vodacom launches National Relay Service to drive digital inclusion for persons with disabilities in South Africa
Vodacom announced another first in South Africa, with the launch of a real-time Specific Needs and National Relay Service (NRS), which expands its offerings for Deaf, hearing- and speech-impaired customers.
Vodacom customers travelling overseas this festive season can now save on international roaming costs by taking advantage of the best international roaming bundles on South Africa’s leading network.
Internet users in Africa will soon have faster access to services on the Internet and better protection from cyberattacks.
Vanu Multi-band, multi-standard radio access node addresses power, cost and maintenance challenges that have made it difficult for network operators to serve rural markets.
Airtel Africa a été nommé fournisseur des services de connectivité Internet par satellite à haut débit et à faible latence de OneWeb pour les gouvernements et les entreprises du continent africain.
UNDP and Magic Carpet Studios to launch Magic Lab Bootcamp for young West and Central African Innovators.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in collaboration with leading Nigerian animation studio, Magic Carpet Studios announced the upcoming launch of the visual animation training for 30 young West and Central African Innovators in Lagos, Nigeria.
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced a historic lending arrangement to Botswana, in the form of a three-year Country Programme of up to US$1.5 billion(on a net basis), with funding for up to seven years for eligible transactions.
International calling app Talk360, which enables people around the world to make reliable and affordable calls to any landline or mobile phone worldwide, has secured an additional $3 million in seed round funding, taking its total seed round to $7 million after its first closing in May.
Smart Africa and MTN signed a Memorandum of Understanding to advance digital skills in Africa in an effort to develop capacity for Africans to utilise ICTs and be fully empowered participants of an ICT-driven economy and society.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to €100 million financing with MTN Nigeria to support the telecommunications company’s network expansion programme.
New research indicates that the successful deployment and adoption of mobile financial services is associated with a positive impact on GDP growth in developing markets
Eutelsat, Sentech, France24, Liquid Intelligent Technologies, AFP to attend broadcasters convention in Kigali
Themed: ‘Digital Broadcasting – Promoting Our Values And Enriching Our Lives”, the convention had participants discussing and taking essential decisions on content, infrastructure and investment for broadcasting in the converged digital space.
Africa Fortesa Corporation Executive Chairman Rogers Beall won lifetime achievement award at AEW2022
Rogers Beall, Executive Chairman at Africa Fortesa Corporation, represented one of the winners of the Mohammed S. Barkindo Lifetime Achievement Award at the African Energy Week Awards this year in Cape Town
The GSMA Mobile World Congress (MWC) Africa is happening at Kigali Convention Center, bringing together a variety of industry sectors, business leaders and policymakers with the region’s mobile ecosystem.
Le fonds géré par Lion's Head Global Partners, la Facilité pour l'inclusion énergétique ("FEI"), a réalisé son premier financement à court terme en accordant une facilité de 7,0 millions d'euros à AktivCo, la société de services énergétiques ("ESCO") de Camusat.
Bridge Taxi Finance, a leading provider of affordable credit facilities to South African entrepreneurs in the minibus taxi industry is partnering with Old Mutual Limited, a pan-African investment, savings, insurance, and banking group, to provide Wi-Fi to the South African population that uses minibus taxis as a mode of transport.
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) awarded a grant to Global Broadband Solution (GBS), an internet service provider based in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), for a feasibility study to expand rural internet connectivity.
MTN Côte d'Ivoire signe un accord de $75M avec NuRAN pour étendre sa présence dans les zones rurales
L'accord de 5 ans avec MTN Côte d'Ivoire devrait être le deuxième contrat le plus important de la société en termes de nombre de sites, avec le potentiel de générer plus de 75 millions de dollars US de revenus bruts sur une période de cinq ans.
Le produit combiné d'environ 26 000 000 USD devrait être utilisé pour les dépenses du projet relatives à l'installation de l'infrastructure du réseau par NuRAN et au déploiement d'un maximum de 242 sites ruraux au Cameroun et de 850 sites en République démocratique du Congo (" RDC ").
Member States elect governance body for UN specialized agency and global custodians of radio spectrum.
Africa’s digital backbone, WIOCC, was recently recognised for outstanding leadership in wholesale services as it won the Emerging Telecom Wholesale Provider of the Year award category in the 6th Tech Innovation Awards 2022 in Nigeria.
Ericsson and MTN Nigeria have reached a milestone with the successful launch of 5G services. This deal is the result of a fruitful collaboration spanning 21 years reaffirming a rich culture of partnerships between the two parties.
OmniBiz, a platform digitizing the essential goods ecosystem has announced a brand refresh.
SociumJob. lève des fonds auprès d’investisseurs pour accélérer son déploiement en Afrique francophone
SociumJob. lève 1 million d'euros pour accélérer son déploiement en Afrique francophone et permettre aux entreprises opérant sur le continent de recruter les meilleurs talents.
Orange and Netskope partner on carrier-class connectivity and SSE services for a secure, cloud-smart platform
Orange Business Services, a global network-native digital services company, Orange Cyberdefense, a leading cybersecurity services provider, and Netskope, a leader in secure access service edge (SASE), are partnering to deliver a new SSE (Security Service Edge) solution embedded into the Orange Telco Cloud Platform.
EUTELSAT KONNECT sélectionné par Liquid Intelligent Technologies pour fournir de l’Internet à haut débit
Le satellite EUTELSAT KONNECT sélectionné par Liquid Intelligent Technologies pour des services de connectivité à large bande en Uganda, au Sud-Soudan et en République Démocratique du Congo.
Avanti Communications and Turksat partner to deliver extensive combined Ka-band coverage across Africa
Avanti Communications (Avanti), the provider of high throughput satellite capacity across EMEA announced a new 5-year partnership with Turkish communications satellite operator, Turksat, to deliver extensive combined Ka-band coverage across Africa and Middle East.
Orange Côte d’ivoire inaugure son Orange 5G Lab, dédié aux entreprises, aux start-ups et aux professionnels du numérique.
TechPR Nigeria, a Public Relations and Communications firm, has announced the appointment of Felicia Omari Ochelle as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
African e-commerce startup Wasoko partners with the government of Zanzibar to establish an innovation hub that will focus on building world-class tech solutions.
La branche de renforcement des capacités de Smart Africa, la Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA), en partenariat avec le Ministère du Numérique et de la Digitalisation du Bénin, a lancé une académie numérique nationale, en vue de promouvoir les compétences numériques en Afrique.
Le thème du forum « Science, technologie et innovation pour une CEDEAO plus compétitive », a été adopté au regard des nombreux défis qui se posent à l’économie mondiale, au moment où les Etats membres de la CEDEAO œuvrent à la création d’une sous-région intégrée et plus compétitive.
Le Groupe Sonatel renforce son dispositif technique mis en place pour le bon déroulement des communications et renouvelle son soutien au comité d’organisation pour la réussite du Grand Magal de Touba édition 2022.
Ginkgo Bioworks and RDB announce plans to develop and implement new biosecurity capabilities in Rwanda
Collaboration aims to leverage innovative biosecurity capabilities to promote global health security and accelerate the development of the regional bioeconomy
This partnership represents a paradigm shift in corporate procurement by bringing the ease of consumer marketplace buying to corporations across Africa.
Avanti Communications selects Clear Blue Smart Off-Grid to power eLearning offering across Sub-Saharan Africa
Clear Blue to be the exclusive off-grid power provider for Avanti’s eLearning services for 3,000-5,000 schools in Africa, with high volume rollouts expected from late 2023 through 2025
Commission de la Communauté Economique des Etats de l’Afrique centrale (CEEAC), en partenariat avec le Secrétariat Exécutif de la CCNUCC, l’Initiative pour la Transparence de l’Action Climatique, le Programme des Nations Unies pour le Développement (PNUD) et le Marché Commun de l’Afrique Orientale et Australe (COMESA), ont organisé le Dialogue Africain sur le Cadre de Transparence Renforcé (CTR).
MTN Rwanda announced the launch of MTN Unicall, a new product that is set to streamline the integration of enterprise communication services under the Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) product umbrella.
This service is launching soon after MTN Rwanda’s announcement that it would be launching a device financing initiative in partnership with Bank of Kigali, offering customers the opportunity to buy brand new smartphones on credit.
Ericsson and Google continue to push the envelope on network slicing, bringing the full range of benefits of 5G one step closer to consumers, by demonstrating multiple network slices on a single device that cater to both consumer and enterprise applications.
His Excellency President Paul Kagame to Deliver Opening Keynote at MWC Africa 2022 in Kigali
According to GSMA ,495 million people subscribed to mobile services in Sub-Saharan Africa, representing 46% of the region’s population – an increase of almost 20 million on 2019. With the number continue to go high, how business owners can use this opportunity to reach more customers? are you aware of the language used in mobile marketing?
ArabyAds raises US$30 Million in Pre-Series B funding round from AfricInvest Maghreb Private Equity Fund IV; eyes global expansion
The African space economy in 2021 is valued at USD 19.49 billion and is projected to grow by 16.16% to USD 22.64 billion by 2026. The industry employs over 19,000 people across the continent.
With 60% of the African population residing in rural areas, there is an enormous opportunity to connect people in rural communities and villages. In Morocco, a third of the population lives in rural areas.
Acumatica, the cloud ERP company, has provided SEACOM, the Pan-African telecommunications provider, with the tools necessary to realise its ambitious growth plans and deliver high-speed internet connectivity around the world.
Incentro is directly looking for a Data Engineer in Nairobi
Incentro is directly looking for a DevOps Engineer in Nairobi
Mobile Money Corporation annonce le lancement la deuxième édition du MTN MoMo Hackathon au Cameroun.
Ad-tech company Hivestack announced a partnership with media and marketing communications agency PHD Media. This partnership enables PHD to integrate programmatic DOOH into the omnichannel strategies of their customers' brands.
Organic pesticides, waste-based fertilisers and forest regeneration are just a few of the green initiatives being employed in Ghana to boost farming communities’ resilience to the impacts of climate change.
Telecom Namibia plan to invest over N$2,3 billion in the next five plus years to modernise national network – both fixed and mobile, starting from national backbone to the core network and the access technologies.
Sonatel accélère la connectivité numérique du Sénégal avec l’atterrissement d’un nouveau câble sous-marin 3 fois plus puissant et le doublement de son Datacenter
Hivestack launches programmatic Digital Out of Home (DOOH) marketplace in South Africa, inks partnership with Xaxis
Xaxis South Africa has announced it’s partnership with Hivestack, the world’s programmatic digital out of home (DOOH) ad tech company, to drive the future of OOH, forming a truly programmatic DOOH solution in the South Africa market.
Le 1er sommet annuel d’échanges entre Huawei et ses partenaires de la zone CEMAC s’est tenu à Douala
Huawei mobilise autour d’un sommet, des partenaires et intégrateurs de solutions TIC pour construire ensemble un écosystème local.
The Smart Africa Alliance is now counting S and BTS Global as it's new and latest entrepreneurial members. The organizations will work together mainly towards the aim of achieving the One Africa Network project.