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LaLiga signs Mondia as strategic technology, commercial partner for Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific

12-02-2020 | 12:11:00
LaLiga has signed mobile technology company Mondia group as its technology and commercial partner for the creation of LaLiga Xtra, its first ever subscription-based mobile platform, to offer exclusive content and experiences to sports fans.

Gumzo unveils platform for tutors to support online education in Kenya

12-02-2020 | 08:55:00
After successfully piloting Gumzo For Schools, a video conferencing system designed specifically for e-learning in Africa, Usiku Games has enhanced its platform to allow tutors to continue providing private tuition.

Airtel Africa extends partnership with CSG to support its digital transformation efforts

12-02-2020 | 07:13:59
CSG has announced that its long-standing partnership with Airtel Africa has been extended. As part of the enhanced agreement, CSG will provide Airtel Africa with managed services, including customer relationship management.

Kwik Delivery and Mastercard partner to provide discounts to Nigerian cardholders

12-01-2020 | 14:11:00
Kwik Delivery and Mastercard have announced a partnership to provide discounts on all Kwik Delivery services to Mastercard cardholders in Nigeria.

Webb Fontaine announces investments to open Artificial Intelligence R&D centre in Africa

12-01-2020 | 14:04:37
Webb Fontaine has announced crucial investments into Africa with plans to open an Artificial Intelligence Research and Development Centre in Africa.

Nokia, Togocom deploy first 5G network in West Africa

12-01-2020 | 09:08:00
Nokia announced it has been selected by African mobile operator, Togocom in a three-year deal to deploy 5G in Togo.

Nokia and Airtel Kenya lay 5G foundations in Nairobi

12-01-2020 | 07:11:00
Nokia has announced that it has been selected by African mobile operator, Airtel Kenya in a three-year deal to modernize Nairobi with high speed 4G and 5G-ready hardware from its comprehensive AirScale portfolio.

Mastercard, partners launch mobile virtual card solution for commercial clients

12-01-2020 | 06:24:00
Mastercard and its partners, TSYS, a Global Payments company and Extend, introduced a mobile virtual card solution that enables virtual corporate cards to be easily loaded into a mobile wallet for fast and secure contactless payments.

Community app Malaeb joins MENA's sportstech accelerator, Vooora

12-01-2020 | 06:15:00
Vooora Ventures, the first sportstech Accelerator in MENA, powered by Kooora.com, the digital sports platform in the Arab World, signed an acceleration partnership agreement with Malaeb, a community app that connects people through sports.

LG Electronics launches its first e-showroom in Kenya

11-30-2020 | 14:22:41
LG Electronics has launched its first e-showroom to offer consumers the convenience to browse and purchase home electronics and appliances.

[Nigeria] Comviva Wins Four International Awards for its digital financial service platform

11-30-2020 | 08:53:26
Digital solutions provider Comviva, has won the 2020 Glotel Awards, 2020 Telecoms World Awards, 2020 CX Asia Excellence Award and The RemTECH Awards 2020 for its mobiquity® – COVID-19 Response solution.

Realness Institute opens call for submissions for Episodic Lab in partnership with Netflix

11-30-2020 | 08:39:51
After announcing a new partnership with streaming giant Netflix last week to create an Episodic Content Development Lab for African writers, Realness Institute is now calling for submissions.

Telco Systems to Double Connectivity and Service Capacity of Dimension Data's Carrier Ethernet Network in Kenya

11-30-2020 | 08:27:00
Telco Systems and Dimension Data, today jointly announced that Telco Systems is in the process of upgrading Dimensions Data's carrier ethernet network in Kenya.

African tech challengers set to grow share on global stage, BCG report

11-30-2020 | 08:01:00
In a new report on the leading companies in emerging markets, BCG identifies 100 “tech challengers” that have already grown into powerful forces in technology and other industries.

25 African tech startups qualify for Seedstars regional competition

11-30-2020 | 06:16:00
25 African tech startups have qualified for the Seedstars World Competition 2020. The startups are among the 94 from emerging markets that were selected to advance to the regional stage of the competition.