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Smart Africa launches digital solutions for African governments to tackle COVID-19

03-31-2020 | 10:08:09
Smart Africa has launched a continent-wide technology based coordinated impact response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic for Africa.

Jumia announces actions to support governments’ fight against COVID-19 in Africa

03-31-2020 | 10:02:56
Africa’s e-Commerce platform, Jumia, has offered the support of its integrated ecosystem which includes a marketplace, logistics and online payments to governments in Africa.

Opera, Worldreader expand access to free ebooks for African students

03-31-2020 | 07:38:00
Opera, a browser provider, and international nonprofit organization, Worldreader, are expanding the access to ebooks for children and students via the Opera Mini browser during the coronavirus outbreak.

[South Africa] Accelerit Technologies launches free group video platform

03-31-2020 | 07:35:00
A new, locally hosted and free and secure group video platform has been launched in South Africa to help small to medium companies and the general public remain connected.

Wimbart launches PR Office Hours for African tech startups

03-31-2020 | 07:22:00
Wimbart has launched its first edition of Wimbart Office Hours, a webinar and mentorship programme designed to equip African start-ups with the PR tools required to achieve their business goals.

[Kenya] Safaricom partners with NSSF to collect tenant purchase scheme installments through M-PESA

03-31-2020 | 07:03:00
Safaricom and the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) have announced a partnership to empower customers on the NSSF Tenant Purchase Scheme make monthly installments through M-PESA.

Smart Africa launches Africa wide coordinated response to COVID-19

03-30-2020 | 13:39:00
Smart Africa has launched a continent-wide technology based coordinated impact response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic for Africa.

JSE,TMS launch virtual AGMs for clients to engage with shareholders

03-30-2020 | 11:55:00
JSE has partnered with TMS to launch the first virtual AGMs in South Africa to enable clients to engage with shareholders when the country is faced with tackling the Covid-19 pandemic.

Kaspersky offers free endpoint security products to medics to tackle Covid-19

03-27-2020 | 09:54:32
Kaspersky has announced free availability of its core endpoint security products for medical organisations, in order to help them stay protected from cyberthreats during the pandemic.

[South Africa] Vodacom launches lending facility targeting SMMEs

03-27-2020 | 06:27:28
South Africa’s Small, Medium and Micro Enterprise (SMME) sector is expected to come under even greater pressure as Government puts extraordinary measures in place to curb the spread of COVID-19.

[Kenya] Safaricom partners with public transport sector players to collect fares through M-pesa

03-27-2020 | 06:19:04
Safaricom has rolled out a partnership with public transport sector players to accept cashless payments through M-PESA in the ongoing battle to combat the spread of the Coronavirus.

Konnect Africa targets 3,600 DR Congo schools with high speed internet

03-26-2020 | 14:26:00
Konnect Africa, Schoolap and Flash Services have announced a Memorandum of Understanding to connect several thousand schools across the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to the Internet.

Credit Agricole Egypt launches third digital channel to improve customer interaction

03-26-2020 | 14:22:00
Credit Agricole Egypt has extended its digital user experience and launched the third digital channel “desktop channel”.

[south Africa] Department of Science and Innovation COVID-19 research under way

03-26-2020 | 12:34:00
South African Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) is working with several partners to investigate the efficacy of repurposing existing drugs to assist in halting the COVID-19 virus.

Radwin collaborates with mobax to deploy wireless broadband solutions across South Africa

03-26-2020 | 11:53:00
Radwin, the global wireless broadband provider, has signed a partnership agreement with Mobax, a telecommunications and technology company in South Africa.