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Skills and network gap leading causes of unemployment in Nigeria, MyJobMag survey

03-22-2019 | 12:59:09
A big percentage of Nigerians are unemployed because they don’t have the right skills and network that can help them land the job of their dreams, a survey by MyJobMag has revealed.

Kenshoo and Omnicom Media Group partner to create digital centers of excellence in Africa and Europe

03-22-2019 | 12:53:04
Kenshoo, a global marketing technology platform, and global media network Omnicom Media Group have partnered in Europe, the Middle East and Africa to create Digital Centers of Excellence.

[South Africa] IDU expands its cloud offering through partnership with Microsoft Azure

03-22-2019 | 10:13:10
South Africa’s Idu-Concept, has expanded its cloud offering through a partnership with Microsoft Azure.

[Kenya] Safaricom hits the 30 million customer mark

03-22-2019 | 07:42:15
Safaricom has announced that it has passed the 30 millionth customer milestone, cementing the firm’s position as the most preferred mobile service provider in the country.

South Africa Navy picks Teledyne CARIS software to upgrade operations

03-22-2019 | 07:36:46
Teledyne CARIS has announced it will be delivering a full software solution to the South African Navy Hydrographic Office.

[Kenya] Telkom sets up fibre loop for Mombasa in network expansion

03-22-2019 | 07:31:31
Kenya’s Telkom has begun setting up a fibre loop for the city of Mombasa to meet growing demand for faster data by its business and individual customers.

[Nigeria] Farmcrowdy closes on additional $1m seed funding

03-21-2019 | 10:33:00
Farmcrowdy, Nigerian digital agriculture platform which allows Nigerians to invest in agriculture, has closed on additional seed funding of $1 million.

MultiChoice launches talent factory in Namibia

03-21-2019 | 07:35:52
MultiChoice Namibia has launched the MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) online portal at its headquarters in Windhoek.

[South Africa] Hisense injects $5 million into its refrigeration and television production lines

03-21-2019 | 07:32:00
Chinese electronics manufacturer Hisense has invested R72 million, approximately $5 million, into its refrigeration and television production lines at its Atlantis factory in the Western Cape.

Unitel to chair working group on fraud and security issues for the telecommunications industry in Africa

03-21-2019 | 07:25:22
Unitel has been elected to chair the GSMA Association Africa Fraud and Security Group, a working group dealing with critical fraud and security issues for the telecommunications industry in Africa.

[South Africa] FlexClub raises $1.2M, partners with Uber Mexico

03-21-2019 | 06:33:40
South Africa’s startup FlexClub has closed a $1.2 million seed round led by CRE Venture Capital.

Silicon Valley-based startup Accelerator Founder Institute launches New Chapter in Lagos

03-21-2019 | 05:58:45
The Founder Institute, an idea-stage accelerator and startup launch program has launched a new chapter in Lagos, Nigeria targeting to work with 20 tech startups annualy.

NBA and YouTube launch live games on League’s First Channel dedicated to fans in Sub-Saharan Africa

03-20-2019 | 13:47:35
The National Basketball Association (NBA) and YouTube today announced the launch of the NBA’s first YouTube channel dedicated to fans in sub-Saharan Africa.

[South Africa] Cell C and Facebook launch public access Wi-Fi hotspots at UWC

03-20-2019 | 12:10:00
Cell C has partnered with Facebook to launch the first public access Wi-Fi hotspots at the University of the Western Cape (UWC).

SPECTRAMI appoints Yasser Ali as General Manager for Egypt, Levant and North Africa

03-20-2019 | 10:23:18
UAE. Leading value-added distributor, SPECTRAMI announced today that it has appointed Yasser Ali, as the General Manager for Egypt, Levant and North Africa.