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Lesego Digital Village to address healthcare challenges in North West South Africa
12-12-2017 | 10:15:00
Samsung launched the Lesego Digital Village in North West, South Africa on Friday, 08 December 2017. This facility aims to provide primary health care and learning solutions for residents in the area.
Kenya hits one million 4G customers milestone
12-12-2017 | 09:47:00
For the first time ever, Kenya has achieved the milestone of one million active 4G customers. Safaricom said the milestone was achieved on the back of an expanding 4G network and increased affordability of 4G.
[Egypt] Huawei announces New OpenLab in Cairo to build ICT ecosystem in Northern Africa
11-12-2017 | 12:45:00
Huawei, together with industry alliance and partners in Northern Africa, aims to build ICT ecosystem in Northern Africa in response to industry digital transformation.
[Nigeria] MainOne and Tizeti partner with Facebook to improve internet connectivity in Lagos
11-12-2017 | 10:20:48
MainOne and Tizeti have announced the completion of a joint development project with Facebook to enable the expansion of internet services in Lagos.
[Kenya] Opera integrates OPay web payment solution
11-12-2017 | 08:03:30
Opera, the Norwegian developer of Opera Mini, the most popular mobile browser app in Africa, has integrated a new web payment platform in Kenya called OPay.
Eagle Technology Inc and Production Solutions South Africa Announces CMMS Partnership
11-12-2017 | 07:59:01
Eagle Technology, Inc., has announced a new international partnership with Production Solutions SA. Together, Eagle Technology and Production Solutions SA will enable factories and manufacturers to implement Eagle’s multilingual CMMS software.
Rainmaker announces support for young riders and future entrepreneurs in South Africa
08-12-2017 | 13:30:00
Rainmaker Solutions, the digital business transformation specialist has announced its support for the Team Bäckstedt HotChillee Development Rider Programme in South Africa.
Huawei to launch Mobile APP store in Africa
07-12-2017 | 14:17:00
With 328 million users across the globe, the Huawei Mobile Service platform is coming to Africa, with the planned launch of a pre-installed localised APP store on Huawei devices.
Wycliffe Selebwa appointed East Africa Regional Director for Hitachi Vantara
07-12-2017 | 13:15:03
Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd, has appointed Wycliffe Selebwa as East Africa Regional Director.
Continuum enters South African market with Sovaton
06-12-2017 | 14:41:00
Continuum, the provider of vertically integrated IT service delivery platform that enables businesses to scale has entered into the Southern African market in partnership with Sovaton, the cybersecurity-focused distributors in the channel.
Decision Inc. merges with South African software solutions provider, Resolve Immix
06-12-2017 | 14:00:00
Decision Inc. has announced its merger with South African-based software solutions provider Resolve Immix. The merger will integrate Immix’s Enterprise Resource Planning and Customer Relations Management experience alongside Decision Inc.’s Information Management and Advisory Services.
[Kenya] Mastercard launches Kionect for Nairobi's smallest shopkeepers
06-12-2017 | 09:39:44
Mastercard has unveiled Kionect, a digital ordering system that empowers small kiosk owners in Nairobi to order and pay for products from wholesalers via SMS.
[Column] Kamal Mokrani: Wireless services in Africa
06-12-2017 | 09:00:00
While Africa is seeing an increase in demand for connectivity in order to bridge the ever-present digital divide between urban and rural areas, the bottlenecks experienced when backhauling data streams by service providers of all types is still a major issue that needs to be addressed.
[Nigeria] MTN Group’s 52 million customers set to benefit from Nokia’s latest solution
06-12-2017 | 07:22:39
Nokia to Nokia has been selected to help MTN Nigeria drive its transformation from network- to customer-centric operations and improve the experience for its 52 million customers.
[Nigeria] Dangote partners with Jumia to sell cement online
05-12-2017 | 14:56:00
In a new move designed to reduce price and ease logistics inherent in the purchase of its products, the management of Dangote Cement Plc has signed a pact with e-commerce platform Jumia Nigeria to offer for sale its cement to customers online.
Kenya's 3rd quarter mobile money use dips on election heat
04-12-2017 | 12:15:00
Mobile money use in Kenya dropped in the third quarter of the year by 2 percent, the time when the country was in an electioneering period.
[Column] Jens Ischebeck: Four key essentials of e-learning in Africa
04-12-2017 | 11:03:00
The rate of technological advancement in Africa is growing rapidly. Introduction of computer and internet in the 20th century has significantly improved the way of life across the globe and in the African continent.
[Nigeria] Mobile money operators hit N555b deals in six months
04-12-2017 | 10:13:00
Mobile money operators in the country have recorded N555.83 billion inter-scheme transactions in the first six months of this year.
[South Africa] Masterpayment picked as cryptocurrency purchases partner for Bitstamp
01-12-2017 | 14:17:00
Net1 UEPS Technologies has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Masterpayment has been appointed as a new partner for credit card processing and acquiring for cryptocurrency purchases for Bitstamp.
Liquid Telecom Uganda partners with The Innovation Village to support Ugandan startups
01-12-2017 | 07:40:00
Liquid Telecom Uganda, part of the pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has announced a partnership with The Innovation Village to support Ugandan start-ups with high-speed internet and cloud-based services.
[Startup Interview] Bockarie Banya, CEO, Dukanii UG, Sierra Leone
30-11-2017 | 12:49:00
At a time when Africa continues to enjoy increased continental trade and booming business with its international peers, technology has been hailed as a key driver to this success.
Smile Communications partner with MediaTek to launch voice over LTE smartphones in Africa
28-11-2017 | 14:18:00
Smile Communications and MediaTek have teamed up to bring the latest VoLTE smartphones to customers in Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
[South Africa] Rectron adds Microsoft CSP to its growing cloud portfolio
28-11-2017 | 12:04:00
Rectron, a South African distributor of IT products, has announced the addition of Microsoft’s Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) programme to its portfolio, enabling clients to drive their Microsoft cloud business and grow their profitability.
Attivo Networks bolsters security defences across South and Sub Saharan Africa with Networks Unlimited
28-11-2017 | 12:03:00
Attivo Networks®, the leader in deception for cyber security threat detection, has announced a strategic partnership with Networks Unlimited, Africa’s leading value-added distributor.
[Column] Kim Humby: Fintech innovators reveal four core challenges for Africa
28-11-2017 | 10:13:00
At the inaugural African Fintech Unconference, a cross-section of professionals from the local and global fintech sectors gathered for two days to discuss key opportunities and challenges for fintech in Africa.
NTT Com expands data center service Nexcenter to Africa
28-11-2017 | 07:53:47
Internet Solutions of South Africa, the pan-African telecommunications services provider, and NTT Communications Corporation, the ICT solutions have announced that they have concluded a partnership, in order to deliver NTT Com’s Nexcenter™ data center service in the African continent.
Safaricom’s online portal set to sign up foreign vendors
27-11-2017 | 11:45:00
Safaricom’s e-commerce platform, Masoko, is set to start signing international vendors on its online portal in the first quarter of 2018, enabling local customers to purchase items directly from abroad.
Video surveillance demand to increase as South Africa gets more data centre infrastructure
27-11-2017 | 10:12:00
Mimicking global trends, South Africa can expect an increased demand for cloud storage on the back of several trends including Microsoft's recent Azure announcement.
Kirusa launches new Konnect portal for Ghanaian enterprises
24-11-2017 | 11:50:00
Kirusa, a global leader in communication solutions over data networks for consumers and enterprises, has launched its Konnect Portal to enable enterprises drive customized flash call marketing campaigns.
MTN and Kirusa partner to launch InstaVoice service in Swaziland
24-11-2017 | 06:45:00
MTN Swaziland, a telecom operator and Kirusa, a communication solutions provider over data networks for consumers and enterprises, have partnered to launch the unique InstaVoice service in Swaziland.
MEST launches incubator spaces in Lagos and Cape Town as program scales across Africa
23-11-2017 | 14:42:27
Pan-African entrepreneurial training program, seed fund, and incubator MEST has launched two new Incubator spaces in Lagos, Nigeria, and Cape Town, South Africa, as the program continues to expand its presence across the continent.
Secure, trusted internet critical to advancing African economy - Internet Society
23-11-2017 | 10:59:00
Many African countries have made significant progress towards creating an Internet sector, with broad reforms that focus on increasing broadband availability.
Facebook launches Nigeria Initiative in ambition to drive innovation, skills development and economic impact
23-11-2017 | 10:13:00
Today, Facebook announced a new nationwide initiative in Nigeria to further cement its commitment and investment in the country, and across the continent.
LCB Bank and Mastercard working together to contribute to the Republic of Congo's economy transformation
23-11-2017 | 07:38:40
LCB Bank, a subsidiary of BMCE Bank Of Africa Morocco Group, and Mastercard have announced their partnership focused on digitizing the Congo's financial economy in support of the countries desire to financially empower its citizens.
Farmcrowdy launches mobile app for Agritech in Nigeria
22-11-2017 | 10:35:00
Farmcrowdy, Nigerian digital agriculture platform, has introduced a new category of funding small scale farming in Africa by allowing Nigerians to venture and sponsor agriculture; and has further announced the launch of its first app for Android, iOS and Windows mobile devices.
LXM expands African research network with Afrifocus Securities
21-11-2017 | 15:15:00
LXM has announced today a new 15a-6 chaperoning partnership with South African research provider Afrifocus Securities, further expanding its market-leading foreign broker dealer platform’s capabilities.
[South Africa] Entersekt set to experience huge growth in the scale of operations
21-11-2017 | 09:47:34
Entersekt protects digital service providers and their customers from digital banking and payments fraud, particularly when transactions take place on mobile devices.
Google Africa sets up mentorship programs for tech designers, entrepreneurs
20-11-2017 | 10:04:00
Google Launchpad and Google Play South Africa were launched in November 2017 to boost African technology start-ups and develop a unique African design aesthetic.
Botswana grants Globalstar first international terrestrial spectrum approval
17-11-2017 | 12:04:00
Globalstar, Inc. has announced that the Botswana Communications Regulator Authority has granted terrestrial authority to Globalstar's Botswana subsidiary to provide terrestrial mobile broadband services over 16.5 MHz of S-band spectrum at 2483.5 to 2500 MHz.
[South Africa] Veridium and Wala in pilot digital banking project that authenticates users with biometrics
16-11-2017 | 09:15:00
Veridium, a leader in strong authentication using biometrics has partnered with Wala, a South African-based, blockchain-powered financial services platform for the unbanked, to bring universal financial services to emerging countries in Africa.
[Senegal] Eutelsat partners with La Poste Sénégal to interconnect 200 post offices countrywide
15-11-2017 | 13:34:00
Eutelsat Communications, one of the world’s satellite operators has announced a multi-year agreement with La Poste Sénégal, the country’s public postal service company, to interconnect 200 post offices nationwide.
[South Africa] Convergence Partners acquires stake in ESET Southern Africa
15-11-2017 | 10:22:23
Convergence Partners and 4Di Group announced a recently concluded acquisition of a significant minority stake in ESET Southern Africa by Convergence Partners.
ToLet.com.ng acquires Jumia House Nigeria
15-11-2017 | 10:04:00
ToLet.com.ng, Nigeria’s leading online property classifieds portal, has in conjunction with their existing investors, Frontier Digital Ventures, acquired Jumia House Nigeria, a competing property portal, for an undisclosed sum.
Convergence Partners acquires stake in Esset Southern Africa
15-11-2017 | 06:42:58
Pan-African ICT investor, Convergence Partners and 4Di Group have announced a recently concluded acquisition of a significant minority stake in ESET Southern Africa by Convergence Partners.
[South Africa] Mastercard partners with Spazapp to bring mobile payments to informal traders
15-11-2017 | 06:32:34
Mastercard is collaborating with Durban-based tech company Spazapp, to bring secure, seamless and convenient mobile payments to thousands of informal traders.
Engaging Africa’s young girls with technology
13-11-2017 | 13:17:00
Young girls in Africa face overwhelming barriers to education caused by socio and economic challenges, widening the gender gap.
Liquid Telecom partners with Huawei to deliver 100G links across South Africa
13-11-2017 | 13:15:00
Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, has partnered with Huawei, an information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, to deliver 100G upgrades to its network in South Africa.
AfDB approves €72 million loan for radical upgrade of Tunisia’s digital capability
13-11-2017 | 07:04:00
The Board of the African Development Bank Group has approved a loan of €71.56 million to support the implementation of ‘Digital Tunisia 2020’ National Strategic Plan.
[Egypt] Telecom renews international wholesale service agreement with Vodafone
10-11-2017 | 09:38:11
Telecom Egypt has renewed a long term agreement with Vodafone Egypt, to provide international call conveyance services. The agreement extends to the year 2022.
Liquid Telecom to become pan African Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute partner
10-11-2017 | 07:01:09
Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, will become a Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute partner with pan-African network reach when the Microsoft Azure cloud platform is generally available in 2018.
[Egypt] Bango partners with Victory Link to grow African footprint
10-11-2017 | 06:53:00
Mobile payments company Bango has expanded operations in Africa through a partnership with Victory Link in Egypt.
Oracle introduces next gen cloud applications to support Kenya's digital economy
09-11-2017 | 15:30:00
Oracle today hosted its Modern Business Forum in Kenya to help the country's fast-growing and large enterprises accelerate digital transformation and drive business growth with its next generation cloud applications that are now embedded with artificial intelligence.
Spreadtrum partners with Accent to provide North Africa users high performance smartphones
09-11-2017 | 14:07:32
Spreadtrum Communications, an ICT company in China with advanced technology has announced that its advanced networking platforms have been selected by Accent, the largest IT brand in Morocco, for their smartphones.
Konnect Africa brings Wi-Fi to rural African communities
09-11-2017 | 11:35:17
Konnect Africa, the Eutelsat-owned satellite broadband service provider, has unveiled SmartWIFI, a new hotspot service, as part of its ongoing commitment to bring digital opportunities to Africans.
[CEO Interview] Aubrey Swanepoel, CEO, Pfortner South Africa
09-11-2017 | 10:47:00
Aubrey Swanepoel is CEO of Pfortner, a secure communications development company that provides technology, systems and consulting services.
Oracle introduces next gen cloud applications to support Botswana's digital economy
09-11-2017 | 09:19:00
Oracle today hosted its Modern Business Forum in Botswana to help the country's fast-growing and large enterprises accelerate digital transformation and drive business growth with its next generation cloud applications.
[South Africa] BCX launches a free digital learning platform
08-11-2017 | 14:00:00
On Monday 6 November 2017 BCX, a member of the Telkom group, announced that the company has launched a digital learning platform which according to the company is designed to propel South African education into the digital future.
Angola Cables expands South Africa presence
08-11-2017 | 13:22:00
To further expand its network reach and peering capabilities, Angola Cables announced today that it expects to establish a Point of Presence (PoP) in Cape Town before the end of the year.
[Column] Rousseau Kluever: South African intelligence environment sees increased growth and adoption
08-11-2017 | 13:15:00
The adoption of Business Intelligence is as inescapable as cloud and Big Data, and as inextricably intertwined. Organisations which have adopted the technology early have seen significant competitive advantages.
Tizeti and Facebook partner to expand express wifi by Facebook in Nigeria
08-11-2017 | 12:30:00
Tizeti today announced a partnership to expand Express Wi-Fi by Facebook in Nigeria, with plans to roll out hundreds of hotspots over the coming months.
Jumia Uganda partners with Barclays to introduce card-on-delivery payments for customers
08-11-2017 | 11:24:07
Online shopping firm, Jumia Uganda has partnered with Barclays to introduce the card-on-delivery payment option for customers in Kampala.
[Botswana] Orange partners with Kwesé TV to offer customers programming on mobile devices
08-11-2017 | 08:39:38
Orange Botswana will soon deliver world-class video content to its customers across the country thanks to its partnership with recently launched pan-Africa, multi-platform Pay-Tv broadcast network Kwesé TV.
Liquid Telecom teams with VT iDirect and Telesat to deliver enhanced services to businesses in Africa
07-11-2017 | 14:49:32
Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, has entered into an arrangement with Telesat, a global satellite operator with extensive coverage of the EMEA region.
South Atlantic Cable System begins deep water installation between Africa and South America
07-11-2017 | 13:02:05
South Atlantic Cable System, the first submarine cable system across the South Atlantic is in the final stretch of its installation between Africa and South America.
Nokia and Vodacom collaborate to shape the future of 5G in South Africa
07-11-2017 | 10:15:00
Nokia and Vodacom have signed an agreement under which the companies will trial Nokia 5G technology to accelerate the launch of the new technology for the benefit of businesses and individuals in South Africa.
Intelsat and Coca-Cola partner to bring satellite-enabled Wi-Fi services to remote communities across Africa
07-11-2017 | 07:48:21
Intelsat S.A., operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications, and The Coca-Cola Company are working together to bring satellite-enabled Wi-Fi services to remote communities across Africa.
[Column] Jens Ischebeck: The Medical Education system in Africa- change not continuity
06-11-2017 | 14:56:00
Africa is a continent which is filled with many young men and women, some of which have the aspirations and potential to pursue a career in the medical field.
Altron and Tango Telecom set to revolutionize the African subscriber’s digital experience with Data Retail Engine
06-11-2017 | 14:31:38
Johannesburg Stock Exchange-listed Allied Technologies Limited (Altron) and Ireland-based Tango Telecom, the leading provider of data demonetization solutions have announced a partnership to launch Data Retail Engine (Tango DRE™) in Africa.
Huawei Marine and Tropical Science start construction of PEACE Submarine Cable Linking South Asia with East Africa
06-11-2017 | 14:20:59
Huawei Marine has started work on Desk Study and Marine Survey works in conjunction with key investor Tropic Science Co., Ltd. (Tropical Science) to construct the Pakistan East Africa Cable Express (PEACE) submarine cable, which connects South Asia with East Africa.
[South Africa] Orange announces launch of two new IP and IPX PoPs in Cape Town and Johannesburg
06-11-2017 | 11:07:00
Today, Orange has opened two very large-capacity IP and IPX Points of Presence (PoP) in South Africa. The facilities, which are located in Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa are operational from today.
[Nigeria] Truecaller launches developer program
06-11-2017 | 09:43:00
On Thursday 2 November 2017, Truecaller kicked off its Africa Launch Event at the CcHUB, a leading social innovation centre. The company hosted the exclusive event inviting media, developers and entrepreneurs to share their plans for Nigeria.
Angola Cables collaborates with Microsoft to drive digital transformation in Africa
02-11-2017 | 15:08:00
Angola Cables announced today that it has become a Microsoft ExpressRoute partner to meet the needs of Africa-based organisations migrating business applications and IT infrastructures to the cloud.
Creating a safer South Africa from concentrated urban populated cities using technology - report
02-11-2017 | 09:52:00
According to the recently published 2017 State of Urban Safety in SA report by the Urban Safety Reference Group, an estimated 71.3% of South Africa’s population will live in urban areas by 2030, and will continue to rise to nearly 80% by 2050.
[South Africa] Teraco selected as Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute connectivity partner
02-11-2017 | 09:41:33
Teraco Data Environments, Africa’s largest neutral data centre, today announced it will be a Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute Connectivity partner, providing clients high performance private network connections to Microsoft Azure and other Microsoft Cloud Services.
Pareteum expands to African market with mobile virtual network enabler agreement
02-11-2017 | 09:21:02
Mobile cloud communications platform company Pareteum Corporation has signed a five year agreement with a leading telecommunications company in Sub-Saharan Africa to provide Pareteum's Managed Services Platform.
Increased innovation key to Rwanda's continued success, UNCTAD
01-11-2017 | 11:49:13
Rwanda has emerged over the past decade as one of Africa's more innovative economies, a new UNCTAD report says.
Sage Foundation’s Enterprise Fund offers new funding for bright ideas from African non profits
01-11-2017 | 11:45:00
Market and technology company for cloud accounting, people & payroll, and payment systems, Sage, has launched the second round of funding from Sage Foundation’s Enterprise Fund.
Vodacom announces commercial availability of its NarrowBand Internet of Things network
01-11-2017 | 09:36:47
Vodacom’s first commercially available Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) network is now operational in Gauteng.
Area9 and Valia partner to advance corporate e learning in North Africa
01-11-2017 | 07:10:29
Area9 Learning and Valia Investments have signed a long-term exclusive partnership to advance adaptive e-learning for corporations in North Africa and Middle East and North Africa region.
SES Networks and CETel provide end-to-end connectivity for Telco in Africa
31-10-2017 | 13:35:00
A major European telecom operator will bring connectivity to new areas across North and West Africa and enable contingency services during fibre outages using a satellite-based solution.
Driving automation among small businesses can help meet Nigeria’s tax goals, Sage
31-10-2017 | 13:07:00
Comments from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) around Nigeria’s low tax-to-GDP ratio highlight the importance of driving higher levels of payroll and accounting automation among the country’s businesses.
Envivo launches new OTT streaming video service in Africa with Cisco Infinite Video
31-10-2017 | 08:16:57
Envivo Communications Limited has announced plans to launch a new OTT streaming video service, nVIVO TV, powered by the Cisco®Infinite Video Platform, to offer its subscribers access to more ‘Nollywood’ and international video content on more devices throughout Africa.
[Nigeria] Xceedia Media completes testing and launch of Hot Okro Radio
31-10-2017 | 07:59:31
Xceedia Media has completed the testing and launch of a new, online broadcast station called "Hot Okro Radio."
Mastercard partners with Yoco to bring card payments to 15,000 SMEs in South Africa
30-10-2017 | 13:33:58
Mastercard has partnered South African fintech company Yoco to roll out 15,000 mobile Point of Sale (mPOS) devices to small and medium-sized businesses by the end of the year.
MTN, Qualcomm and Huawei launch first LAA commercial network in Africa
30-10-2017 | 10:10:00
MTN South Africa has successfully completed Africa's first commercial LAA deployment working with Huawei and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Slide launches in South Africa, with payments to any email address or phone number possible
30-10-2017 | 10:09:00
South Africa has just got its own version of Venmo, one of the US’s most successful payment platforms owned by PayPal that processes $25 billion in person to person payments annually.
Facebook launches SME Council in Nigeria
27-10-2017 | 15:34:00
Facebook has launched its Nigerian SME Council, the first of its kind on the continent. The council is made up of a combination of 15 startups and established SMEs from a range of industries.
Kwese launches mobile TV service in Zimbabwe
27-10-2017 | 11:23:00
Pan-African broadcaster Kwese TV has launched mobile television service Kwese TV Everywhere (TVE) in Zimbabwe, enabling customers to tether their decoder channels to their phones.
Liquid Telecom named Best African Wholesale Carrier for sixth consecutive year
27-10-2017 | 09:19:00
Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, has once again been named as Best African Wholesale Carrier at the annual Global Carrier Awards.
Oracle introduces Next Gen Cloud Applications to support Mauritius's digital economy
26-10-2017 | 15:45:00
Oracle today hosted its Modern Business Forum in Mauritius to help the country's fast-growing and large enterprises accelerate digital transformation and drive business growth with its next generation cloud applications.
Alcatel Submarine Networks, IOX Cable to commence work for system connecting Mauritius, South Africa, more countries
26-10-2017 | 11:50:00
IOX Cable Ltd and Alcatel Submarine Networks have commenced work for cable route survey for the IOX Cable System, which will span more than 8,850 kilometers.
[Mauritius] GE partners African Leadership University to empower African professionals with valuable digital skills
26-10-2017 | 08:54:12
The African Leadership University (ALU) and GE Africa have announced the launch of the ALU Africa Industrial Internet Program.
INTTRA and Transmar in new electronic booking partnership in Africa
25-10-2017 | 14:00:00
INTTRA, the ocean container shipping industry’s neutral network, and Transmar Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of IACC Holdings and a leading carrier, have announced a new relationship for electronic booking and shipping instructions processing in East Coast of Africa.
[Startup Interview] Tobi Oludayomi, CEO, Studio 14, UK, Nigeria
25-10-2017 | 12:05:00
Tobi Oludayomi has for the last five years built from ground up, Studio 14 into a powerhouse that now works with high profiled clients across Western and the West African market.
Oracle introduces next generation cloud applications to support Nigeria's digital economy
25-10-2017 | 07:49:00
Oracle has hosted its Modern Business Forum in Nigeria to help the country's fast-growing and large enterprises accelerate digital transformation and drive business growth with its next generation cloud applications.
Liquid Telecom partners with i2i DataHack4FI to drive adoption of data science and cloud-based services across Africa
24-10-2017 | 08:15:00
Leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, is supporting startups entering the DataHack4FI innovation competition by providing free high-speed internet access and cloud-based services.
[Interview] Thomas Mueller, Founder, Rainmaker Digital, Namibia
23-10-2017 | 12:02:00
Thomas Mueller is a German entrepreneur living in Namibia, founder and CEO of Rainmaker Digital.
Liquid Telecom and KETRACO partner to build fibre network across Kenya and East Africa
23-10-2017 | 10:29:00
Liquid Telecom Kenya has announced a 10-year partnership with Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Limited (KETRACO) to operate KETRACO’s Optical Ground Wire fibre cable and expand the internet network across East Africa.
Ethiopian Airlines avails free Wi-Fi connection at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport
23-10-2017 | 09:53:00
Ethiopian Airlines Group, the largest airline in Africa, and the Ethiopian Airports Services are pleased to announce that they have availed free Wi-Fi connection at its main hub, Addis Ababa Bole International Airport as of October 2017.
ECOWAS set to abolish phone roaming charges for member states
20-10-2017 | 15:31:15
ECOWAS Ministers in charge of Telecommunications and ICT have approved the free regional roaming regulation for ECOWAS Member countries.