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African Data Centers the hottest growth area in the African ICT market, says Xalam Analytics

11-27-2018 | 15:25:00
The African data center colocation market is arguably the hottest growth area in the African ICT market, according to a new report by research and analytics firm Xalam Analytics.

[South Africa] A2X agency transactions now settled using SecuritEase

11-27-2018 | 14:48:58
SecuritEase is pleased to announce that it has implemented its multi-market, multi-currency settlement system at Investec Securities to clear and settle both principal and agency trades executed on the A2X market.

[South Africa] Cell C doubles data on MediaPlay deals

11-27-2018 | 11:32:00
With the year winding down, Cell C customers will be able to get twice the data for Cell C’s revolutionary mobile service that combines connectivity and entertainment in a unique and great value package, MediaPlay.

[South Africa] Standard Bank allows customers to convert bank charges into airtime or data

11-27-2018 | 10:32:00
In a further move to cement its position as an integrated financial services organisation offering exceptional value, Standard Bank is entering the airtime and data market.

[South Africa] Vodacom Group appoints new directorates

11-27-2018 | 08:59:00
Vodacom Group Limited has appointed two new board members to replace Ms Thoko Mokgosi and Mr Ronald Schellekens, who have resigned as directors.

[South Africa] Accutrak to Expand Market to Mozambique

11-27-2018 | 06:35:00
Accutrak, a North-West technology company in South Africa is looking forward to expanding its customer base during the Trade and Investment Mission to Mozambique this month.

[Kenya] European Investment Bank supports Telkom with $40 million loan

11-27-2018 | 06:04:00
The European Investment Bank has signed a loan agreement worth $40 million with Telkom.

Telecom Egypt partners with Nokia to upgrade its network capacity

11-26-2018 | 11:58:00
Telecom Egypt has adopted Nokia's Photonic Service Engine (PSE) technology to double backbone capacity on its Delta Region DWDM backbone network.

[Nigeria] GTBank launches multi-use mobile platform, Habari

11-26-2018 | 10:16:00
Guaranty Trust Bank has announced the launch of Habari, Nigeria’s largest platform for music, shopping, lifestyle content and more.

Huawei invests in transforming the City of Ekurhuleni into a South African smart city pioneer

11-23-2018 | 10:20:00
The City of Ekurhuleni is an important industrial center in Gauteng, which is South Africa's most economically developed province.

Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability

11-23-2018 | 06:19:08
Orange Group and MTN Group have announced a joint venture, Mowali, mobile wallet interoperability, to enable interoperable payments across the continent.

Wananchi Group to launch Zuku Fiber across Kenya after expanding to Nakuru town

11-22-2018 | 12:18:51
Wananchi Group has announced plans to expand its services to Nakuru town as part of its regional expansion strategy. This will be the third city the company is expanding to after Nairobi and Mombasa.

HMD Global Announces Availability of Nokia 5.1 Plus to the Kenyan market

11-22-2018 | 11:59:00
HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has today announced the availability of Nokia 5.1 Plus in the Kenya market from selected retailers, selling from Ksh 24,000.

Platform that captures Africa’s urbanization trends launched

11-22-2018 | 11:45:00
A new comprehensive tool on African urban agglomerations has been launched on the sidelines of the eighth Africities Summit in Marrakesh Morocco.

Uber launches its uberBODA services in Nairobi

11-22-2018 | 08:55:02
Five months after rolling uberBODA operations in Kampala, Uganda, Uber has now launched the service in Nairobi.