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[Column] Mariam Abdullahi: Disrupt or be disrupted: It is a do or die for African telcos in 2018
23-02-2018 | 13:05:00
No industry will remain undisrupted in 2018 and the years to come. But for African telco providers, who have feasted on near-uninterrupted subscriber and revenue growth over the past two decades, the need to adapt is paramount.
[South Africa] Argility solidifies software technologies portolio with latest acquisition of Indaba Mobile
23-02-2018 | 08:20:00
South Africa innovator of enterprise software solutions, Argility, has announced its latest acquisition following on the heels of its formation of the Argility Technology Group late last year.
Angola Cables targets US customers with upgraded network
23-02-2018 | 06:15:00
Angola Cables, an Angolan telecommunications multinational has announced that U.S.-based, FiberLight, LLC will provide backhaul connectivity in the U.S., starting with the Miami, Florida region.
Telecom Egypt signs agreement with Orange Data to provide bitstream services
22-02-2018 | 13:05:00
Telecom Egypt has signed an agreement with Orange Data to provide infrastructure and transmission services for three years.
Standard Bank partners with UnionPay International to provide Africa with cashless access to China
22-02-2018 | 09:10:00
In a dual development set to transform Africa’s access to China as well as simplify the ability of Chinese to transact in Africa, Standard Bank has signed an agreement with UnionPay International to accept UnionPay cards in multiple African markets.
[Startup Interview] Austin Zungu, Founder, Sengwayo, South Africa
21-02-2018 | 11:10:00
Austin Zungu a South African entrepreneur is developing a one-of-a-kind inbuilt power harvesting technology that reduces dependency on plug-in-charging while providing eco- friendly power to mobile communication devices.
[Startup Interview] Emeka Akano, CEO, Jara Mobile Ltd, Nigeria
20-02-2018 | 13:26:00
Jara Mobile Limited, a Nigerian startup, runs an innovative bills payment platform that integrates various retailers into one loyalty programme, giving customers the leeway of doing more with less money.
[Nigeria] FirstBank processes over $2.7 billion on its 894 Quick Banking Channel
20-02-2018 | 11:20:00
First Bank of Nigeria Limited has recorded giant strides in its Financial Inclusion services delivery, via its 894 quick banking, a USSD based channel that enables customers to access banking services using any type of phone and without data/internet.
Republic of Congo launches iGuide to showcase investment opportunities
20-02-2018 | 11:10:45
The electronic investment platform, the iGuide, developed by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in collaboration with UNCTAD, has been unveiled by the Investment Promotion Agency (API) of the Republic of the Congo in Brazzaville.
FarEye targets 175 million online shoppers of Africa with its parcel shop technology, 'Drop&Pick'
20-02-2018 | 07:27:45
FarEye, a digital logistics platform has unveiled a new parcel shop technology dubbed 'Drop&Pick'.
CNN and Dangote Industries deepen partnership with new TV brand campaign
19-02-2018 | 14:00:00
CNN International Commercial (CNNIC) and Dangote Industries are expanding their long-term partnership by renewing Dangote’s sponsorship within CNN Marketplace Africa, launching a new brand campaign on CNN TV and Digital.
[Kenya] Capital Markets Authority approves license for online foreign exchange broker
19-02-2018 | 12:08:00
The Board of the Capital Markets Authority has approved the grant of a license to Execution Point Limited to operate as a Non – Dealing Online Foreign Exchange Broker.
[Kenya] I&M Bank trains eyes on digital transformation with Fiorano Software
16-02-2018 | 11:21:28
Silicon Valley based digital solutions provider Fiorano Software has been selected by I&M Bank, Kenya to achieve digital transformation to reduce time-to-market while integrating its Finacle, Core Banking System.
[South Africa] Zensar selected to offer innovation that drives SynChem seamless business operations
16-02-2018 | 11:17:22
Zensar Technologies has won the mandate for providing JD Edwards 9.2 implementation for Africa’s leading specialty chemicals conglomerate, SynChem.
A24 media announces $1milion investment fund targeting disruptive technology developers across Africa
16-02-2018 | 08:39:29
Africa’s content creation and aggregation company A24Media, has announced a $1 million technology investment fund.
Africa commits to support youth build tomorrow's society through innovation
16-02-2018 | 06:23:00
African Ministers and heads of delegations attending the third Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation in Africa have committed to support the continent’s youth to build tomorrow’s society through innovation.
[Kenya] Farmers and vendors bolster earnings with agritech
15-02-2018 | 11:15:00
Agritech is transforming doing business among Kenyan farmers and vendors, CNN Marketplace Africa programme has learnt.
[Startup Interview] Roshaan Kulpoo, Founder, United Pay Ltd, Mauritius
15-02-2018 | 11:07:00
As developing countries tap into the unrivaled potential of financial technologies to boost financial inclusion, United Pay Ltd, a Mauritius based company is working with banks to provide innovative digital payment solutions.
Fintech bolsters financial inclusion in Africa, Ecobank
15-02-2018 | 08:32:51
Fintech is boosting financial inclusion across Africa, according to Ecobank, independent pan-African banking group, a pioneer in Africa’s digital transformation.
[Nigeria] Nitestay launches online platform to address customers’ travel experience
14-02-2018 | 08:45:00
As the first hotel-booking online platforms in Nigeria, Nitestay.com is launching a new website for customers.
African Development Bank, Egyptian government push for a new Africa driven by innovation
14-02-2018 | 06:09:00
The President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, and the Government of Egypt are championing a new push for African countries to work together towards building a new Africa driven by innovation and technology.
My JobMag unveils free personalized job alert and career advice push notification
14-02-2018 | 06:03:00
MyJobMag has unveiled its free, personalized and unlimited push notification services aimed at helping job seekers and employers searching for the best job alert and best-in-class customer service.
Siemens signs agreement with Sudan power generating company to oversee running of station and port
13-02-2018 | 14:04:18
Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG Ms. Janina Kugel, together with regional and pan African executive management visited Sudan.
[Kenya] Safaricom launches Songa music streaming service for customers and artistes
13-02-2018 | 08:19:28
Kenya’s mobile network operator Safaricom has launched a new all-inclusive music streaming service offering a wide variety of music to consumers as well as an additional platform for artistes to sell their music.
Innovation and consolidation to drive African telecom, media and tech deals, Standard Bank
13-02-2018 | 06:03:02
The global head of TMT for Africa’s largest bank, Standard Bank, is predicting continuing deal flow and increasing investment in Africa’s flourishing telecom, media and technology sector in 2018.
Homesweet.com.ng launches to help Nigerians make better buying decisions for home appliances
13-02-2018 | 06:00:00
Homesweet.com.ng, a price guide and review website for home appliances has been launched in Nigeria.
[South Africa] NEC increases investment in ICT solutions company XON
09-02-2018 | 11:06:23
Global information technology provider NEC Corporation has announced an increase in investment in XON Holdings Proprietary Limited, an ICT solutions company based in the Republic of South Africa, making it a subsidiary through NEC Europe Ltd.
SITA to provide Air Mauritius’ new fleet with on ground wireless connectivity
09-02-2018 | 08:24:00
Global supplier of technological solutions in the aviation industry SITA is providing wireless connectivity on the ground to Air Mauritius’ new fleet of Airbus A350 aircraft.
[Cape Verde] Makeblock partners with government to bridge STEAM education gap
09-02-2018 | 06:26:12
Makeblock, the global provider of STEAM education solutions, has teamed up with the government of Cape Verde on a mission to bridge STEAM education gap on Cape Verde Islands, Africa.
Naijafund crowdfunding platform makes service globally accessible to Nigerians
09-02-2018 | 06:13:14
Naijafund is a crowdfunding website aimed at Nigerians wherever they are to raise money online for anything.
[Angola] Banco Postal picks Fiorano software to drive digital transformation agenda
08-02-2018 | 13:07:00
Banco Postal Angola has successfully implemented a platform that tackles integration challenges in its digital transformation journey.
[Interview] Jens Ischebeck, Founder of Apps-for-money-transfer Guide, Africa & Middle East
08-02-2018 | 12:20:00
Jens Ischebeck is an expert in fintech service providers in Africa, both global and regional. His website, www.apps-for-money-transfer.com, is designed to assist anyone living or operating in the African and Middle Eastern regions to send and receive money in the most quick, efficient, and cost-efficient manner possible.
[Nigeria] Glo subscribers to get 4G MiFi with bumper free data
08-02-2018 | 10:37:00
Globacom has announced an offer that benefits its teeming subscribers. The bundle offer comprises the network’s mini router, Glo MiFi, with 16 gigabytes of data for N16,000.
Money transfer app guide launched for Africa and the Middle East
08-02-2018 | 10:06:10
A specialist money transfer app guide has been launched that is specifically designed for Africa and the Middle East.
hApp-e-tax app launches in South Africa
08-02-2018 | 09:03:00
A tax app named hApp-e-tax has launched, offering everything accountants, auditors, tax practitioners, lawyers, those in business and students need to know about South African income tax legislation.
Opera News reaches one million downloads in four weeks in Africa
07-02-2018 | 12:04:00
Opera News reaches 1 million downloads in just four weeks and becomes the number 1 news app on Google Play Store in Africa
[Column] Lusanda Raphulu: Is your company ready for automation and the new world of work?
07-02-2018 | 09:49:55
The world of work is evolving, and future-conscious organizations need to be aware of the business implications associated with automation and robotics.
Facebook joins hands with partners across Africa for a safer Internet
06-02-2018 | 13:20:00
Celebrating Safer Internet Day, Facebook has announced a number of partnerships across Africa with over 20 institutions to explore ways to make the Internet safer for all.
[South Africa] Nedbank and FEXCO launch dynamic currency conversion payment solution partnership targeting merchants
06-02-2018 | 11:12:09
Nedbank and FEXCO have announced a partnership through which FEXCO's dynamic currency conversion solution will be provided to Nedbank merchants and their international customers throughout South Africa.
Growing Africa’s digital ecosystem by bringing high touch to high tech
06-02-2018 | 11:07:06
The international tech community is nurturing Africa’s digital ecosystem by supporting skills development, technology adoption and the growth of digital businesses across the continent.
MTN Cameroon partners with Facebook to launch Facebook Flex
06-02-2018 | 08:50:00
MTN Cameroon, leader of the telecoms sector in Cameroon announces the launch of its new digital proposition, Facebook Flex in partnership with Facebook.
Tanzania selects HID Global to deliver electronic passports
06-02-2018 | 06:32:00
HID Global®, a company involved in identity solutions has been selected by the government of Tanzania as its prime supplier for an end-to-end solution for issuing electronic passports as part of Tanzania’s transformative e-Immigration programme.
SUSE picks Aptronics as first solution partner in South Africa
05-02-2018 | 13:36:26
Enterprise open source infrastructure solution provider, SUSE, has named Aptronics as its first Solution Partner in South Africa for the solution areas of SUSE Enterprise Linux and Storage.
[Column] Jens Ischebeck: How to save money with remittances to Africa
05-02-2018 | 09:41:00
International money transfers to Africa are rising. There are good reasons for that. With the choice of the right online money transfer provider you can save yourself a high amount of remittance fees.
Telecom Egypt signs transmission and infrastructure agreement with Vodafone Egypt
05-02-2018 | 09:12:19
Telecom Egypt has signed a wholesale agreement with Vodafone Egypt to provide transmission and infrastructure services.
SilverBridge South Africa partners with Zimbabwean insurer, Nyaradzo Life Assurance
05-02-2018 | 08:37:00
The Nyaradzo Life Assurance Company has contracted SilverBridge to provide it with a cloud-based system for managing various product portfolios including life and pension policies.
Orange and the CNED team up to distribute educational content on smartphones in Africa
05-02-2018 | 06:55:15
Orange and the National Distance Learning Centre, CNED, have announced a partnership to facilitate access to educational content on smartphones in Africa.
Africanews joins L'Obs TV to strengthen its position in Senegal
05-02-2018 | 06:49:00
Available in 38 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and already broadcast in Senegal on Canal+ offer, Africanews is stepping up its presence in the land of Teranga, thanks to the partnership with the new media outlet L'Obs TV
[Vacancy] Freelance Business Journalist in East Africa
03-02-2018 | 11:01:00
Africa Business Communities will be developing a Tech Platform on its website and is therefore looking for a freelance journalist/webmaster
[Startup Interview] David Givondo, CEO, Paybobby, Kenya
01-02-2018 | 11:06:00
An idea that was hatched at a Kenyan University as a student’s project over a year ago has now metamorphosed into a regional business offering startups a chance at embracing technology to make intelligent decisions to foster growth.
Swaziland Royal Insurance Corporation upgrades relationship with SSP for digital journey
01-02-2018 | 09:02:47
With huge opportunities for insurers who embrace emerging technologies and communication channels, the Swaziland Royal Insurance Corporation has chosen to migrate from Insure/90 to SSP's digital insurance platform, SSP Pure Insurance.
Africa Data Centres opens newly expanded carrier-grade facilities in Johannesburg and Cape Town
01-02-2018 | 08:52:00
Africa Data Centres, part of the leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has today launched newly-expanded data centres facilities in Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa.
[Kenya] Safaricom slashes home data prices by over 50 per cent to sate growing internet needs
01-02-2018 | 06:55:00
Kenya’s mobile network operator Safaricom has announced a 53 percent reduction in mobile broadband pricing for customers on its Safaricom Home service.
Mall for Africa expands into 11 new African countries
01-02-2018 | 06:33:00
Global e-commerce and m-commerce giant, Mall for the Africa, has announced its expansion into 11 new countries in Africa.
[Rwanda] Itron to install 50,000 water meters in modernization bid to tame shortage
31-01-2018 | 06:20:00
Itron, Inc. a global technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water, has signed a new contract with the Rwandan water company, WASAC, to continue to modernize its water metering system.
Propaco invests $5 million to support growth of African startups
30-01-2018 | 13:36:15
In order to support the digital transformation of the African continent, Proparco has taken a $ 5 million stake in TLCOM TIDE AFRICA FUND, a fund that will finance young innovative companies in sub-Saharan Africa.
Africar Group emerges the leading automotive classifieds in Sub-Sahara Africa
30-01-2018 | 07:03:00
Africar Group, the very first car classifieds to emerge for Sub-Saharan Africa, has now grown to become the leading car classifieds marketplace in the region, with a vast coverage of 30 countries and reaching out to more than 600 million people.
[Column] Pierre Aurel: Gig Economy disrupts status quo, presenting an opportunity for Africa
29-01-2018 | 10:14:00
Freelancing has found a new name in the digital era. A ‘Gig’ is simply a task performed as a once-off freelancing job, but because the trend towards freelancing has grown so significantly, a new economy has been born: the ‘Gig Economy’.
[Interview] Jorij Abraham, Managing Director, Ecommerce Foundation, The Netherlands
29-01-2018 | 09:31:00
Jorij Abraham is an eCommerce generalist with more than 15 years experience in integrating marketing, business processes and information technology to build online turnover. He is currently the Managing Director of Ecommerce Foundation, a global digital trading entity that is now welcoming partnerships in Africa.
[Kenya] Liquid Telecom and Strathmore Business School to drive Africa’s data revolution through new analytics center
26-01-2018 | 13:43:29
Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has partnered with Strathmore Business School, to launch a new data analytics centre focused on data-driven research and practices for African businesses.
Mastercard and USAID launch initiative to transform Kenya and Uganda refugee settlement schemes into digital communities
26-01-2018 | 06:54:44
MasterCard and the U.S. Agency for International Development have launched a public-private coalition that will bring together technology, solutions and experience from multiple sectors to transform refugee settlements into digitally-connected communities.
Moov partners with Kirusa to launch InstaVoice channels service in Benin
25-01-2018 | 11:26:00
Kirusa, a global leader in communication solutions over data networks for consumers and enterprises, has announced the launch of its InstaVoice Channels Service in partnership with Moov, a leading telecommunications operator in Benin.
Offshore installation of Angola-Brazil cable nears completion
25-01-2018 | 08:43:00
The installation of the first direct link between Africa and South Americas nearing completion. The wet-plant installation is progressing in accordance to the plan and the cables will arrive in Brazil at the beginning of February 2018.
Maths learning app to launch in South Africa
25-01-2018 | 08:30:00
A mobile phone app, which has been developed to make high-quality maths education free and accessible to students from various socio-economic backgrounds, will be launched in South Africa in April 2018.
African Development Bank provides $21 million for Central Africa fiber backbone project
25-01-2018 | 06:15:21
The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group will work towards the realization of a system for fiber optic interconnection between the Central African Republic, Cameroon and Congo.
MYDAWA reaches 30,000 registered users disrupting Kenya’s E- healthcare industry
25-01-2018 | 06:08:43
E- health platform E-health platform MYDAWA, hit over 30,000 registered users as of December 2017. The digital service that is enabling consumers to conveniently purchase authentic medicines and wellness products was launched in March 2017.
MainOne partners with West and Central African Research and Education Network to boost connectivity in research and education institutions
25-01-2018 | 06:04:00
Following a highly competitive bidding process involving leading communications operators in Africa,Connectivity and Data Center solutions provider, MainOne has emerged winner of a 15-year contract to provide high-speed bandwidth services.
Kenyan bloggers partner to start a Kenyan tech podcast
24-01-2018 | 06:17:00
With more Kenyans consuming digital content, five Kenyan bloggers have come together to start 24BIT, a Kenyan technology podcast.
Workonline Communications extends its services to Kenya
23-01-2018 | 12:45:00
Wholesale network service provider Workonline Communications has expanded its East African presence by making its IP transit services available in Nairobi, Kenya.
[Column] John Syekei: No place in Kenyan healthtech for ‘Wild West’ approach to data
23-01-2018 | 12:34:00
Technology has taken off in Kenya like wildfire, where the healthcare and pharmaceutical sectors are the latest industries to embrace its benefits.
COMESA mulls electronic certificate of origin to bolster trade
23-01-2018 | 08:36:03
The development of an e-certificate of Origin (eCO) to eventually replace the hard copy version is on course.
Imagine Education and onQ expand global learning partnership for the Egyptian Ministry of Education
23-01-2018 | 08:32:00
Imagine Education, a player in global solutions, and onQ™, a digital content delivery provider for communications have expanded their partnership, to support the Teachers First initiative for the Egyptian Ministry of Education.
International Finance Corporation becomes anchor investor in Partech Africa, largest venture capital fund focused on Africa
23-01-2018 | 06:11:00
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has helped Partech Ventures launch a €100 million fund that is expected to become the largest venture-capital fund focused on digital-technology start-ups in sub-Saharan Africa.
[Ghana] Kudobuzz acquires AdGeek, an Ad creation tool
22-01-2018 | 13:08:09
Ghanaian startup Kudobuzz has acquired AdGeek, an ad creation tool used by many online merchants for prospecting new customers and ad retargeting.
[Startup Interview] Paul Langlois-Meurinne, Co-founder of Gravity, Kenya
22-01-2018 | 13:02:00
Paul Langlois-Meurinne is a serial entrepreneur in Africa focused on large scale technology driven innovations. Gravity is one of such innovations:
[Nigeria] GÉANT awards 15-year contract to MainOne for connectivity services
22-01-2018 | 08:45:00
The EU-funded AfricaConnect2 project has just announced that, following the tender call to connect West and Central (W&C) Africa back in June 2016, GÉANT has awarded a 15-year contract to MainOne for connectivity services.
[South Africa] Grad Coach launches Innovate Student Advice Podcast
22-01-2018 | 08:26:24
Grad Coach, a popular provider of 1-on-1 online tutoring to business, management and leadership postgraduate students, has taken a bold step into the podcasting arena by launching Grad Coach Radio.
Partech Ventures launches fund targeting African tech startups
19-01-2018 | 08:59:00
Partech Ventures has launched Partech Africa fund, which has secured above $70 million commitments toward its target size of $120 million, making it the first technology fund of such size from a top tier international venture capitalist.
[Rwanda] Bank of Kigali picks Fiorano Software to drive its digital transformation
19-01-2018 | 06:29:57
Rwanda’s largest commercial bank, Bank of Kigali, has chosen US tech company Fiorano Software to install its payment platform, as part of the bank's digital transformation agenda.
Access Bank Nigeria upgrades ombudsman to boost dispute resolution
18-01-2018 | 11:42:00
Access Bank has upgraded its customer service function, Ombudsman, for the purpose of resolving service issues between the Bank and its customers.
[South Africa] Tshimologong and ACSA partner for security design challenge
18-01-2018 | 08:40:00
The Airports Company of South Africa (ACSA) and Wits University’s Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct have partnered to launch a security access management hackathon.
Sky and Space signs $30 million contract with BeepTool to avail affordable mobile payment services to key African markets
18-01-2018 | 06:41:00
Satellite company Sky and Space Global Ltd has signed a 5-year binding agreement with Nigerian mobile payments start-up BeepTool Communications & Integrated Services Ltd.
Afreximbank, Orascom discuss trade partnership in Africa
17-01-2018 | 06:56:00
The President of the African Export-Import Bank Dr. Benedict Oramah, has received a delegation from Orascom Telecom Media for discussions on areas of possible collaboration between the two organisations in promoting trade across Africa.
Gemalto to provide Ghana Central Bank with PURE payment technology
16-01-2018 | 12:09:00
Digital security provider Gemalto is providing its PURE white-label payment solution to Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems, a subsidiary of Ghana’s central bank that manages the country’s interbank payment processing system.
Cote d’Ivoire unveils mobile money tax
16-01-2018 | 10:35:00
A new tax of 0.5 percent has been introduced on money transfers made through telephone companies in Cote d’Ivoire or their intermediaries, and relates particularly to remittances, according to the 2018 Tax Schedule.
[Column] Dominique Collett: South African fintech in 2018 – what can we expect?
16-01-2018 | 10:17:00
Fintech continues to surprise with little to touch the rise of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in 2017. This will continue in 2018 and I make some predictions based on what we see happening globally and what we see taking place with our members at AlphaCode.
Southern Africa seeks to drop roaming tariffs by 66%
16-01-2018 | 09:19:00
Southern Africa’s telecom regulator is looking to implement a directive by regional ministers for the reduction of mobile roaming costs by 66 percent, BusinessWeek reported.
[Ethiopia] DEG invests $5million in M-BIRR mobile money service
16-01-2018 | 07:39:00
Around 100 million people live in Ethiopia. Over three quarters dont have any access to banking services. The cashless money transfer and payment service, M-BIRR, provides an alternative to a bank branch by enabling payment by mobile phone.
Ringier Africa signs pan-African content agreement with The New York Times
15-01-2018 | 10:43:00
Ringier Africa Digital Publishing has entered into a digital content license agreement with The New York Times News Service and Syndicate, the licensing and syndicate division of The New York Times further expanding its news and media portfolio.
[Nigeria] United Bank for Africa introduces virtual banker, Leo
15-01-2018 | 09:45:00
Pan-African financial institution, United Bank for Africa, has changed the face of e-banking with the introduction of Leo, the UBA Chat Banker who enables customers make use of their social media accounts to carry out key banking transactions.
[Nigeria] Diamond Bank receives ISO/IEC 20000-1:2011 certification
15-01-2018 | 09:02:00
Diamond Bank of Nigeria has been awarded the ISO/IEC 20000-1:2011 certification by the British Standard Institute (BSI) Group.
MarketBook expands in South Africa with new office in Johannesburg
12-01-2018 | 06:50:00
Sandhills South Africa is set to open an office location in Johannesburg. The company distributes MarketBook South Africa—a print publication and online marketplace.
Pareteum awarded contract from Pan European mobile operator with African subscribers
11-01-2018 | 06:57:54
Pareteum Corporation the rapidly growing Cloud Communications Platform company, has been awarded a three-year contract from a significant Cross Border European and African Mobile Operator.
Citi’s WorldLink Payment Services expands cross currency offering to Africa
10-01-2018 | 12:00:00
Citi’s Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) has expanded its WorldLink® Payment Services (WorldLink®) cross-border ACH capabilities to 60 countries including Africa.
Opera launches its new app, Opera News, in Africa
10-01-2018 | 07:38:00
Opera Software has launched of Opera News, a new AI-powered app which enables people to access their favourite news articles and hottest trending videos.
Zloadr and Guardian Newspaper in deal to deliver crypto news to one million Nigerians
09-01-2018 | 13:06:49
In a move that will connect up to one million Nigerians with the latest crypto news and investment opportunities, Zloadr has officially signed a deal with a top Lagos newspaper.
[Column] Tobias Alando: Technology key to the future of manufacturing
09-01-2018 | 08:53:26
Current technological advances are creating a new automated age, with recent developments in robotics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning.
[Kenya] Stanbic Bank becomes first bank to launch automated float purchase platform for Mpesa agents
08-01-2018 | 13:37:00
Stanbic Bank has become the first bank in Kenya to offer an Automated Float Purchase platform for Mpesa agents.
[Côte d'Ivoire] M6 Group acquires 33 per cent stake in in Life TV in deal to open broadcast market to foreign entities
08-01-2018 | 12:22:44
M6 Group has announced that it is participating in the creation of the Life TV channel in the Ivory Coast through the acquisition of a 33% stake in the share capital of the Ivorian company of the same name.
Dalkom Somalia launches iDirect Network to expand satellite connectivity in Somalia
08-01-2018 | 07:01:22
VT iDirect, Inc.a company of Vision Technologies Systems, Inc. has announced that Dalkom Somalia has installed an iDirect Hub and will leverage iDirect’s series remotes to provide high-speed satellite connectivity in Somalia.