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[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: What 2022 portends for East Africa
14-01-2022 | 14:50:03
As the East African Community, EAC, member states eye innovative ways of deepening integration and trading more with each other, the bloc and individual countries are putting in place mechanisms, policies and legislation that seek to address longstanding hiccups that have put the brakes on seamless regional trade.
[Column] Hardeep Sound: Four make-or-break priorities for East Africa’s economic recovery
14-01-2022 | 12:06:00
How does the East African region achieve a full economic recovery from the impact of the pandemic while also building toward a more globally-competitive and sustainable future?
Coca-Cola launches JAMII, its new sustainability platform in Africa
14-01-2022 | 10:13:00
Coca-Cola Africa Operating Unit (“AOU”) and its bottling partners announced the launch of JAMII, the new Africa-focused sustainability platform.
More than a third of clinicians across META have had their patients’ data compromised, Kaspersky
13-01-2022 | 14:16:00
Global Kaspersky research unveils that 37% of healthcare providers across the META region have experienced cases where their employees compromised customers’ personal information during remote consultations.
Liquid Home Rwanda spreads the festive cheer by adding more internet capacity to customer packages
13-01-2022 | 13:39:01
This festive season Liquid Intelligent Technologies Rwanda, a business of Cassava Technologies, is bringing cheer to its customers by increasing internet capacity on existing home packages while keeping it at the same price.
Liquid Intelligent Technologies brought seamless connectivity to the Hanga Pitchfest in Rwanda
13-01-2022 | 13:28:17
The leading provider of digital services in Rwanda, Liquid Intelligent Technologies partnered with the Rwandan Ministry of ICT & Innovation and Rwanda Development board to provide seamless connectivity at the Hanga Pitchfest 2021
[Kenya] TransUnion Africa appoints Morris Maina as CEO for its Kenyan operations
13-01-2022 | 12:05:18
Information and insights company TransUnion Africa has announced the appointment of Morris Maina as chief executive officer (CEO) of the company’s rapidly-growing Kenyan operation.
[Column] Andrew Bourne: What will online privacy and security look like in 2022?
13-01-2022 | 11:56:00
Online privacy and security is an ongoing battle and that organisations of all sizes will have to keep stepping up their efforts when it comes to protecting their customers and staff
[Kenya] Equity Now offers One-Day Settlement for PayPal Withdrawals
13-01-2022 | 11:44:29
Equity Bank has announced a reduction in the duration it takes to settle PayPal withdrawals from 3 Business days to just 24 hours or one business day.
[Nigeria] Last-mile delivery startup Kwik reaches 100,000 customers
13-01-2022 | 09:46:00
Nigeria's last-mile delivery startup Kwik Delivery, trading name of Africa Delivery Technologies SAS, announced today that its GMV and revenue for 2021 grew by over 400% year on year.
Nigeria finally lifts Twitter ban after 7 months
13-01-2022 | 09:37:00
The Director-General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Abdullahi, announced the lifting of the suspension in a statement saying president Buhari had given the approval to lift the suspension.
[Uganda] MTN MoMo Launches an overdraft facility that enables Customers transact beyond their MoMo wallet balances
13-01-2022 | 09:15:00
[Uganda] MTN MoMo Launches an overdraft facility that enables Customers transact beyond their MoMo wallet balances
[Kenya] Riding-hailing Platform MARAMOJA opens its API to Fintechs and Insurtechs
13-01-2022 | 07:34:14
MARAMOJA Transport has opened its API to local fintechs and Insurtechs. Through a new partnership with Switchlink Africa, service providers will be able to connect with MARAMOJA's over 100,000 drivers and customers.
57% of businesses surveyed across META list lack of expertise as a top reason for outsourcing IT security
13-01-2022 | 07:06:00
More than half (57%) of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and enterprises across the META region listed the need for special expertise among their top reasons for engaging third-party security specialists in 2021.
[South Africa] Realness Institute and Netflix Extend 2022 Episodic Lab and DET Entry Deadline For African Writers
13-01-2022 | 06:34:00
Realness Institute in partnership with Netflix has extended calls for submissions calls for the 2022 Episodic Lab and Development Executive Traineeship (DET) programmes from African writers.
Ivorian e-commerce startup Afrikrea raises $6.2M in pre-Series A, rebrands to “ANKA”
13-01-2022 | 06:28:00
Afrikrea, an Ivorian e-commerce startup has raised $6.2M pre-Series A round led by Investisseurs & Partenaires. The startup has also rebranded to “ANKA”.
CIOs are betting on technology to support aviation industry recovery, SITA report
12-01-2022 | 12:40:49
The majority of airlines (84%) and airports (81%) expect to spend the same or more in 2022 compared to 2021, with spending on automation of passenger processing seeing a significant rise.
Pantami, Aregbesola set to commission digital Nigeria project in Osun
12-01-2022 | 08:45:00
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy and his counterpart in the Ministry of Interior will commission a Digital Nigeria Centre (DNC) project in Osun State on January 14, 2022.
[Column] Tris Morgan: The future Chief Information Security Officer (CISCO) is a Chief Trust Officer
10-01-2022 | 14:19:54
As the CISO’s role changes, they’re taking on a newfound importance in their organisation and becoming the face of trust - driving strategies forward and enabling the business.
Egyptian fintech startups called to apply for Orange Ventures seed challenge
10-01-2022 | 12:41:00
Orange Ventures has opened applications for its Seed Challenge that will see the VC form award one fintech startup from Egypt with $570,000 in funding.
73% of healthcare providers globally use medical equipment with a legacy OS, Kaspersky
10-01-2022 | 10:20:00
The research found that organisations globally widely use medical equipment with a legacy OS, mainly because of high upgrade costs, compatibility issues, or a lack of internal knowledge on how to upgrade, among other reasons.
[Column] James Bayhack: Innovations that will reshape business in Kenya in the future
10-01-2022 | 10:12:00
The global crisis introduced the necessity to innovate, forcing many to rethink how they communicate with their customers and repackage product and service offerings for the new landscape.
New Mastercard podcast shows how financial inclusion is creating an equitable future for all
10-01-2022 | 09:42:00
Mastercard is bringing awareness to some of the world’s most critical issues through an innovative podcast series ‘Journey to One Billion’.
Equity Bank launches its Equity Leaders Program in Uganda, admits its first cohort
10-01-2022 | 07:59:00
Equity Bank Uganda has officially launched the Equity Leaders Program (ELP) by admitting its first cohort of 123 top-performing scholars from the 43 Districts where the Bank has a branch presence.
StarTimes Secures AFCON 2021 Broadcast Rights
10-01-2022 | 07:26:00
Pay Television Company StarTimes Media has acquired broadcasting rights the TotalEnergies 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in sub-Saharan Africa.
Kaspersky develops cybersecurity policy for bionic devices
10-01-2022 | 07:01:00
Cybersecurity firm Kaspersky has developed a cybersecurity policy, making it one of the first organisations to address the challenge of the human augmentation phenomenon.
[Column] Kevin Muley: How globalization has greatly transformed how we communicate beyond borders
10-01-2022 | 06:40:00
The ability to communicate globally has made it effortless to share information with those in different time zones and locations.
NuRAN announces agreement for us$15,000,000 senior credit facility as financing for Cameroon and DRC projects
07-01-2022 | 17:22:00
NuRAN Wireless Inc., a specialist rural telecommunications company, is pleased to announce an agreement in principle for a senior secured credit facility with a development finance institution that provides up to US$15,000,000 in total funding.
Samsung Electronics unveils ‘Together for Tomorrow’ vision to build a more sustainable and connected future
07-01-2022 | 15:09:03
The company’s “Together for tomorrow” vision is one that empowers everyone to create positive change and drives collaborations that address some of the planet’s most pressing challenges.
COVID-19 brings Work-From-Home to Africa; What has been the impact on businesses so far?
06-01-2022 | 14:36:00
The Covid-19 crisis has pierced through the fabric of every layer of society, leaving virtually no country unscathed. The consequences for businesses has been significant and African economies have had to make rapid changes to their way of doing business.
World Bank Group and CTA announce winners of Global Women's HealthTech awards
06-01-2022 | 14:04:20
The World Bank Group and the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) announced the winners of The Global Women's HealthTech Awards.
[Column] Wale Arewa: Eliminate Risk with Data Erasure
06-01-2022 | 13:01:00
Data erasure is the software-based method of securely overwriting data from any data storage device using zeros and ones onto all sectors of the device.
3 trends in Africa’s crypto sector to expect in 2022
06-01-2022 | 11:10:00
As we kick off the new year, Marius Reitz, Luno’s General Manager for Africa, explores three key trends to expect on the continent throughout the year:
New malicious files discovered daily grow by 5.7% to 380,000 in 2021, Kaspersky report
06-01-2022 | 10:19:00
In 2021, Kaspersky’s detection systems discovered 380,000 malicious files per day, indicating a 5.7% increase compared to 2020.
AvosLocker Ransomware Uses AnyDesk in Safe Mode to Launch Attacks, Sophos Reports
06-01-2022 | 10:11:00
Sophos research explains how attackers attempt to bypass security controls by using a combination of Windows Safe Mode and the AnyDesk remote administration tool.
[Ghana] Health-tech startup mPharma secures $35million Series D funding for expansion
06-01-2022 | 07:49:00
Ghanaian health tech startup mPharma has raised $35 million in a Series D round led by Citigroup Inc. The startup intends to use this new funding to hire more engineers to help grow its data infrastructure.
[Kenya] KEMSA introduces use of e-POD application to help enhance efficiency of delivery of medicines and supplies to health facilities
06-01-2022 | 07:02:00
Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (KEMSA) has rolled out the use of Electronic Proof of Deliveries (e-POD) application to help enhance efficiency and effectiveness in the delivery of family planning commodities.
Huawei partners with African universities to train 700,000 ICT professionals
06-01-2022 | 06:56:00
Huawei Technologies has set an ambitious target of training nearly 1 million new ICT professionals in partnership with universities in Africa.
Merck Foundation recognizes best African women researchers and best young African researchers
06-01-2022 | 06:46:00
Merck Foundation yesterday held a ceremony to reward 13 winners of best African Women Researchers and best Young African Researchers of MARS Awards 2021.
[Nigeria] CcHUB's Syndicate invested in over 11 high-growth African startups in 2021
05-01-2022 | 13:48:58
In 2021, Syndicate invested in 11 companies led by amazing founders across 7 different verticals like consumer and lifestyle, logistics, health, fintech, data and business intelligence, Agritech and identity management.
[Nigeria] Swiss Pharma leaps into 4IR capabilities with SAP S/4HANA deployment
05-01-2022 | 12:29:00
One of West Africa's leading medicines manufacturers chose SAP S/4HANA to transform its operations and establish a robust and integrated system enabling real-time decision-making.
[Kenya] CBK to publish regulations for digital lenders by March 2022
05-01-2022 | 12:21:00
The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) will publish regulations governing the operations of Digital Credit Providers (popularly known as ‘mobile loan apps’) by March 23, 2022.
[Column] John Mc Loughlin: The greatest asset becomes the biggest risk
05-01-2022 | 12:06:00
Companies deploy multiple security, intelligence and productivity monitoring tools in the hopes of working smarter and safer. However, none of these solutions focus on the humans driving day-to-day operations.
Egypt’s Flat6Labs partners with ESLSCA University to launch student-focused incubation programme
05-01-2022 | 11:16:00
Flat6Labs has partnered ESLSCA University to launch a new innovation and entrepreneurship incubation programme to empower undergraduate students to develop viable and sustainable businesses upon graduation.
Palo Alto networks appoints Helmut Reisinger to leadership team
05-01-2022 | 10:14:03
Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, announced the appointment of Helmut Reisinger to the position of CEO for the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Irish fintech Pipit Global and Cellulant extend partnership to 12 new African markets
05-01-2022 | 10:04:00
International cash payments platform Pipit Global and Cellulant have extended their partnership agreement to now include eighteen countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.
[Kenya] Telkom launches app to enhance T-Kash customer experience
05-01-2022 | 09:46:00
Telkom has introduced the T-kash App, an easy-to-use application that will enable its customers to access a wider service offering on its digital financial services platform.
[Column] Laurent Sarr: Why Digital Identities Are The New Frontier
05-01-2022 | 09:18:00
Whenever a user, or consumer, creates a profile or account on any online platform, they must have a unique way to identify themselves and give them access to their data.
[Kenya] Telkom welcomes CA’s move to slash mobile call rates
05-01-2022 | 09:09:00
Telkom Kenya has welcomed the Communications Authority’s review of mobile calling rates for local telcos saying the move timely and is a progressive step towards making voice services more affordable and accessible to Kenyans.
[Nigeria] The Tony Elumelu Foundation opens applications for its $5000 2022 Entrepreneurship Programme
05-01-2022 | 07:30:00
The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme is open to African entrepreneurs with business ideas or existing businesses under 5 years from all 54 African countries
[Kenya] Equity Acquires $165 million Loan from IFC for Onward Lending to SMEs and Climate Smart Projects
05-01-2022 | 06:48:00
Equity Group has acquired a $165 million loan from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to help it increase working capital and trade-related lending to its small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) clients in Kenya.
BBC StoryWorks working with TECNO on mobile camera innovation film
05-01-2022 | 06:40:00
Chinese smartphone maker TECNO is working with BBC Storyworks, BBC Studios’ in-house commercial content studio to create a short film on mobile camera innovation.
[Kenya] Telkom launches T-kash App to enhance customer experience
05-01-2022 | 06:34:00
Telkom Kenya has launched the T-kash App, an easy-to-use application that will enable its customers to access a wider service offering on its digital financial services platform.
Xcelerate acquires controlling interest in Tanzania virtual health startup AfiyaSasa Africa
04-01-2022 | 13:00:00
Xcelerate, Inc. has signed a Membership Interest Purchase Agreement to acquire a 51% interest in AfiyaSasa Africa, LLC, ASA, a start-up medical technology and virtual health company.
South Africa E-commerce industry to reach $7.9 billion by 2027, research
03-01-2022 | 14:57:35
The South Africa E-Commerce market is poised to reach $ 7.9 Billion by 2027 from $4.5 Billion in 2021 according to a recent report by Research and Markets.
Nigerian govt extends deadline for SIM-NIN data verification until end-March
03-01-2022 | 10:36:44
The Nigerian government has extended the deadline for National Identification Number (NIN) and Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) data verification until 31 March 2022 from end-2021.
Airtel Kenya supports the review of interconnection rates
03-01-2022 | 10:23:16
The Communications Authority of Kenya, CA., recently moved to reduce the MTR and FTR from the current rate of Kshs.0.99 per minute to Kshs.0.12 per minute in the exercise of its statutory mandate, under the Kenya Communications Act.
Africa ranks highest at 273% in streaming services, report
29-12-2021 | 12:27:00
Streaming services in South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Egypt and other parts of Africa, ranked highest at 273 per cent ahead of other regions of the world.
[Ghana] Communications Authority gives Celltel green light to launch $300m Ghana Smart Cities Project
27-12-2021 | 11:26:00
The National Communications Authority has granted full nationwide authorization to Celltel, a wholly-owned Ghanaian company, to roll out a $300million Ghana Smart Cities Project.
AfDB approves €10.5m in tech startup fund to boost innovation across SSA
27-12-2021 | 10:38:00
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved an equity investment pool of €10.5 million toward the first close of the Janngo Start-Up Fund, a pan-African tech start-up fund.
Rwanda Standards Board launches a $125,000 project automating its services
23-12-2021 | 13:54:27
The automation is expected to drastically reduce the time and cost of seeking various services from the board by the business community and other clients due to shift from the manual system that required many physical visits to the board.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Bridging digital divide, bolstering regional connectivity
23-12-2021 | 13:37:00
As the internet increasingly redefines human relations and penetration takes shape across Africa, the East African region is tapping into the numerous benefits that comes with connectivity.
Visa completes acquisition of global payments solution company Currencycloud
22-12-2021 | 16:33:17
Visa has announced it has completed the acquisition of Currencycloud, a global platform that enables banks and fintechs to provide innovative foreign exchange solutions for cross-border payments.
[Column] Akshay Grover: Elevating digital payments for a cashless future in Africa
22-12-2021 | 13:41:00
COVID-19 has propelled the adoption of digital payment platforms for millions of people across the African continent. The need for contactless methods of making transactions, transformed what was once a nice-to-have into a necessity.
UNESCO, Huawei and the Government of Kenya launch the DigiSchool pilot project on school connectivity
22-12-2021 | 11:10:32
During the launch ceremony, the connection to the Internet was tested by setting up a virtual meeting which enabled participants in the 13 connected schools to interact virtually.
[Column] Sunil Geness: Africa’s e-government efforts are bearing fruit
20-12-2021 | 14:53:00
Following the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on governments and citizens, countries across the African continent are looking at e-government with renewed interest and urgency.
Nigeria tech startups raised $1.7billion in 2021 - report
20-12-2021 | 13:44:00
Since the beginning of 2021, Africa-based tech startups have raised more than $2.9 billion with Nigerian startups which are creating new products, services, and platforms raising $1.7 billion of this total or about 60% of it, a new report has found.
[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: 2022 will be an interesting year for cloud in Africa
20-12-2021 | 12:47:00
Forrester predicts that the general-purpose cloud has had its time, and that in 2022 we can expect to see the growth of specialised industry clouds, with solutions tailored for each sector.
[Kenya] Absa Bank partners with GIZ to train 1,500 women entrepreneurs
20-12-2021 | 11:55:00
Absa Bank Kenya, in collaboration with the German Development Cooperation have launched a KES 50 Million program aimed at increasing growth and competitiveness of 1,500 women-owned SMEs.
African Development Fund grants $1.5m to strengthen policy environment for digital trade and e-Commerce across Africa
20-12-2021 | 11:31:00
The African Development Bank Group approved a $1.5 million grant to assess policy gaps in the digital trade and e-Commerce ecosystems in 10 countries in Africa.
[Column] Brandon Rochat: Log4Shell will have a lasting ripple effect
20-12-2021 | 11:20:58
The tech world was shaken this past week. A vulnerability affecting Apache Log4j versions 2.0 to 2.14.1 was disclosed on the project’s GitHub page.
Digitalization readiness key to unlocking SME growth potential in MEA, Mastercard white paper
20-12-2021 | 09:56:00
Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region are recognizing digitalization as essential to staying competitive in a transformed business and economic environment
[Egypt] Financial wellness platform NowPay announces new partnership with world's biggest food and beverages providers
20-12-2021 | 09:48:00
NowPay, Egypt’s leading financial wellness platform has announced partnerships with some of the world’s biggest names in the food and beverages sector, including McDonalds and KFC
FSD Africa announces a £3m investment in Kenyan fintech firm MFact
20-12-2021 | 09:32:00
FSD Africa Investments (FSDAi), the investing arm of FSD Africa, has today announced a £3m investment in Kenyan fintech firm IMFact.
[Kenya] Fintech startup Tanda inks deal with Twiga Foods to enable vendors vend its digital financial services
20-12-2021 | 07:14:00
Kenya’s fintech startup Tanda has today announced a new partnership with Twiga Foods that will see Twiga vendors become a one-stop-shop for a variety of digital and financial services offered by Tanda.
[Kenya Yellow Pages launches new service to help SMEs reach customers
20-12-2021 | 06:47:00
Yellow Pages has launched a new service known as Yellow Connect designed to help SMEs grow the visibility of their businesses both online and offline.
[Nigeria] Ventures Platform Closes its First $40M Pan-African Fund
20-12-2021 | 06:37:00
Nigeria-based Ventures Platform has announced the first close of its $40 million pan-African fund to invest in market-creating innovations across Africa.
Nigeria Startup Bill poised to unlock digital potential
17-12-2021 | 13:45:01
Nigeria has moved a step closer to rolling out its landmark Nigeria Startup Bill (NSB) that will further deepen the country’s technology ecosystem and enable a sector on the cusp of exponential growth.
How to start a digital marketing agency in Africa
17-12-2021 | 11:37:00
A digital marketing agency is undoubtedly one of the most profitable and rewarding businesses you can operate in Africa for a number of reasons.
[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: Safaricom expands its smartphone financing plan
16-12-2021 | 13:58:00
Safaricom partnered with Google and Transsion, the company behind TECNO, Infinix and itel to add new devices under its Lipa Mdogo Mdogo smartphone financing plan
[Kenya] Safaricom grows its Baze Platform to Include Music Streaming
16-12-2021 | 13:14:35
Safaricom has announced the expansion of its Baze platform to include music, enabling its customers to enjoy a mobile-first, ad-free, music streaming experience from as little as KES 10 per day.
Writer Information, Morphisec partner to deliver unified cyber threat prevention platform in Africa
16-12-2021 | 09:58:00
Writer Information Management Services (Writer Information), announced its cyber security services partnership with Morphisec, to offer its cyber threat-prevention platform in the GCC region.
Digital talent in Africa is more willing to change jobs and relocate for better opportunities, report
16-12-2021 | 09:51:00
Digital talent in Africa leads the pack in looking to change jobs in the near future for better career opportunities. This is according to the findings of a Decoding the Digital Talent Challenge report by Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and The Network
[Kenya] Safaricom Expands Lipa Mdogo Mdogo Device Financing Product Range
16-12-2021 | 09:46:00
Safaricom has partnered with Google and Transsion, the company behind TECNO, Infinix and itel, to enable Kenyans access more 4G devices under the Lipa Mdogo Mdogo financing plan.
[Column] Leon Kiptum: Kenya’s economy could benefit from fintech growth and innovation
16-12-2021 | 09:34:00
The pandemic exposed and perhaps exacerbated the financial inclusion gaps among the underprivileged who lack access to financial services, with statistics showing that close to two billion people worldwide do not have access to financial institutions.
[Kenya] Meta and HerHustle launch program to equip women entrepreneurs with digital skills
16-12-2021 | 06:45:54
Meta has announced a new partnership with HerHustle to launch a program to equip women entrepreneurs in Kenya with the knowledge and digital skills to grow their businesses online.
[Kenya] Telkom and Britam partner on mobile and insurance product
16-12-2021 | 06:40:40
Telkom Kenya, and the financial services group Britam Holding, have partnered to launch a mobile-based insurance product.
[Kenya] Wowzi raises $3.2 million seed funding to expand across Africa
16-12-2021 | 06:32:00
Kenyan startup Wowzi has raised $2 million in seed funding to expand its digital marketplace across Africa. The round was led by 4DX Ventures.
[Nigeria] Online learning platform Edukoya announces $3.5M pre-seed led by Target Global
16-12-2021 | 06:13:00
Lagos- and London-based startup online learning platform, Edukoya has raised $3.5 million in a pre-seed round led by Target Global.
Cassava Technologies and ITC Secure announce joint venture to expand Microsoft cloud security expertise in Africa
15-12-2021 | 11:50:00
ITC Secure and a Microsoft Gold cyber security partner, and Cassava Technologies, announced that they have entered into a Joint Venture to build and launch an extensive portfolio of cyber security services, powered by Microsoft Azure cloud technologies in Africa.
Orange et la Coopération Allemande inaugurent le 8e Orange Digital Center en Afrique et au Moyen-Orient
15-12-2021 | 09:26:00
Orange et la Coopération Allemande inaugurent le 8e « Orange Digital Center », un écosystème digital entièrement dédié au développement des compétences numériques et à l’innovation pour former les jeunes aux nouvelles technologies et renforcer leur employabilité.
[Column] Mamolefe Molefe: Five reasons why Android users should download AppGallery
15-12-2021 | 09:25:48
Released globally in April 2018, HUAWEI AppGallery is now available in more than 190 countries, including, South Africa. In such a short space of time, it has already become one of the top used App platforms in the world.
MTN Nigeria bids for 3.5GHz spectrum license to enable 5G rollout
15-12-2021 | 07:30:44
MTN Nigeria has announced that it has been successful in its bid to acquire one of the two 100MHZ spectrum licenses in the 3.5GHz spectrum band auctioned by the Nigerian Communications Commission
[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: Digital Marketers and now taking full advantage of cloud
14-12-2021 | 11:36:00
Harnessing the power of the hybrid cloud platforms are just some of the strategies that agencies and advertising firms are utilizing to increase collaboration
PAC Holdings sets up The Catalyst project to promote African entrepreneurship
14-12-2021 | 11:26:00
PanAfrican Capital Holdings (PAC Holdings) has set up The Catalyst, a venture capital project, to identify and invest in growth to product-expansion stage companies with convincing business models and market opportunities.
Zwarttech rebrands to Zarttech to strengthen its service offering
13-12-2021 | 13:19:31
Zwarttech, the Netherlands-based tech startup is changing its name to Zarttech to strengthen its service offerings and consolidate its market position.
48% of parents globally use parental control apps, Kaspersky
13-12-2021 | 11:23:00
According to a new Kaspersky study, most parents are worried about their children’s digital behaviour and want to manage and monitor it.
Cassava Technologies and Mitsui Sign MoU to Accelerate Digital Transformation in Africa
13-12-2021 | 10:50:00
Cassava Technologies has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Mitsui for the development of digital infrastructure and services in Africa.
[Côte d’Ivoire] MTN starts construction of new head office and 5G trials
13-12-2021 | 07:24:00
MTN Group on Friday launched the construction of a state-of-the-art headquarters for MTN Côte d’Ivoire, as well as the start of a local trial of 5G services in Abidjan.
[Column] Ryan Mer: Payment fraud – top five scams to look out for
13-12-2021 | 06:30:00
Fraudsters are constantly finding new ways to exploit vulnerabilities and attack corporate payment systems and it’s critical that we all work together and share information to remain one step ahead of scammers.