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Sparkle, a new digital financial ecosystem, launches in Nigeria

06-04-2020 | 07:39:00
Sparkle, a digital ecosystem providing financial, lifestyle and business support services to Nigerians across the globe has been launched.

South Africa has third-highest number of cybercrime victims globally, report

06-04-2020 | 07:32:00
Increasing reliance on the Internet and technology across multiple platforms has led not only to an expansion of communication options but also created a wealth of opportunities for cyber criminals.

DHL acquires minority stake in Link Commerce strengthening African e-commerce

06-04-2020 | 07:29:57
DHL Express has announced its minority stake acquisition in Link Commerce, the UK-based e-commerce firm that helped the logistics company develop its hugely successful DHL Africa eShop platform.

[Nigeria] FCMB Connects SMEs to experts with top 5-in 5 initiative

06-04-2020 | 07:27:00
First City Monument Bank (FCMB), has continued to blaze the trail with innovative and value-added offerings to boost the productivity and overall performance of businesses.

MultiChoice, YES partner to create youth employment in South Africa

06-03-2020 | 15:10:00
MultiChoice Group (MCG) announces its partnership with the Youth Employment Service (YES) initiative which has resulted in the creation of 400 new job opportunities.

[South Africa] Vodacom achieves Level 1 BBBEE status

06-03-2020 | 14:23:00
Vodacom Group announces that it has achieved the highest BBBEE contributor score of Level 1.

MainOne commences construction work at MDXi data center in Appolonia, Ghana

06-01-2020 | 08:49:00
West Africa’s premier connectivity and data center solution provider MainOne has commenced construction activities on the project with official site groundbreaking at the Appolonia City enclave in Ghana.

Check Point successfully unveils 'VandaTheGod', person behind 7-year hacktivism campaign

05-29-2020 | 13:53:00
Check Point has successfully brought down VandaTheGod, the person behind a 7-year hacktivism campaign

[Nigeria] GT Bank launches low cost health insurance product

05-29-2020 | 07:30:12
Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has announced the launch of Beta Health, a low-cost health financing product that offers instant access to health insurance for every Nigerian.

MainOne partners with government, World Bank to deliver connectivity services into Burkina Faso

05-29-2020 | 07:21:00
Main One has been entrusted by the State of Burkina Faso, backed by the World Bank, to provide bulk connectivity services to a consortium of operators.

South Africa’s Mama Money expands global reach with Western Union

05-29-2020 | 07:19:04
Western Union and South Africa's Mama Money have joined forces to enable Mama Money customers to send money to their loved ones around the world via Western Union’s Global Network.

[Kenya] Check Point joins forces with Strathmore University to address cyber security skills shortage

05-28-2020 | 06:42:00
Check Point Software Technologies, a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, announced that its Check Point SecureAcademy education initiative has partnered with Strathmore University in Kenya.

[South Africa] Vodacom zero rates what3words website to help save lives

05-28-2020 | 06:13:39
Vodacom has become the first telco globally to zero-rate the lifesaving addressing technology, what3words, for its more than 43 million subscribers across South Africa.

[South Africa] Nu Menu Solutions introduces Covid-19 prevention technologies

05-27-2020 | 07:08:00
Nu Menu Solutions has introduced two products which will help in ensuring the safety and health of individuals in public.

Asia-Africa-Europe-1 Consortium deploys Infinera to double capacity on intercontinental cable system

05-26-2020 | 14:30:00
Infinera announced that Asia-Africa-Europe-1 Consortium (AAE-1) has completed a significant upgrade with Infinera to boost capacity on its subsea network connecting East Asia to Europe via Egypt.