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[South Africa] Kaizer Chiefs partners with PinkCodrs Africa to train young women into developers and data scientists

10-16-2019 | 06:59:00
Kaizer Chiefs and PinkCodrs Africa have started a partnership that seeks to develop young women into fully fledged data scientists and developers.

An evolving digital world places an emphasis on insuring yourself against cyberattacks, Kaspersky

10-16-2019 | 05:35:46
Consistent year-on-year growth of Internet users is resulting in increased digital identities and the sharing of more and more personal information online.

[South Africa] Routed appoints Cheslynne Britz its cloud-focused engagement manager

10-16-2019 | 05:21:59
After 20 years in distribution, Cheslynne Britz has joined leading neutral cloud infrastructure provider, Routed, as the company’s first engagement manager.

[Senegal] VentureBuilder launches to support off-grid solar startups in Africa

10-16-2019 | 05:13:00
VentureBuilder, which is focused on scaling African-owned and managed off-grid solar enterprises, has officially been launched.

Focus Softnet Launches its Artificial Intelligence Platform AIFA in the Middle East and Africa

10-16-2019 | 05:00:28
Focus Softnet has launched its Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform, AIFA (Artificially Intelligent Futuristic Applications) in Africa and the Middle East.

Bolt appoints Kenneth Micah as Regional Manager for East Africa

10-15-2019 | 15:07:14
On-demand transportation platform Bolt has announced the appointment of Kenneth Micah as the Regional Manager for East Africa.

Westcon-Comstor unveils CloudCall to boost business operations

10-15-2019 | 13:27:47
Westcon-Comstor Sub-Saharan Africa has announced the availability of CloudCall, which integrates the communication and collaboration features of Microsoft Teams with the advanced voice processing of AudioCodes.

Traditional PC market continues to grow despite issues in the supply chain, IDC

10-15-2019 | 13:24:00
Worldwide shipments of traditional PCs, comprised of desktops, notebooks, and workstations, reached 70.4 million units in the third quarter of 2019.

Innovation key to sustainable growth of African airports, Airports Council International

10-15-2019 | 13:21:19
As African airports seek to respond to the challenges of the rapid growth in demand for air services, Airports Council International (ACI) has emphasized the importance of innovation to the sustainable growth of the sector in the region.

Smart cities in Africa, renewable energy sources to drive adoption of data centers, report

10-15-2019 | 13:18:00
The availability of renewable energy sources in Africa sources is expected to drive hyperscale data center to adopt renewable energy infrastructure according to a report by Reportlinker.com.

[South Africa] USTDA expands support to Cape Town’s digital and infrastructure advancement

10-15-2019 | 09:04:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) announced its growing commitment to support the City of Cape Town’s goal to become the most digitally connected city in Africa.

Ghana Telecom University to become public

10-14-2019 | 10:05:00
Privately owned Ghana Technology University College is to be absolved by government, according to Emmanuel Afoakwa, President of the University.

DTB joins Mastercard and DPO Group to extend digital payments in Kenya and Tanzania

10-14-2019 | 06:24:52
Diamond Trust Bank (DTB), has joined African payment services provider DPO Group, and Mastercard, the global payments technology company, in the rollout of a business to business (B2B) virtual payment card in Kenya and Tanzania.

MTN appoints Djibril Ouattara CEO of Côte d'Ivoire

10-14-2019 | 06:07:24
MTN Group has appointed Djibril Ouattara to the position of MTN Côte d'Ivoire CEO, effective 1 November 2019. The appointment follows the departure of former CEO, Freddy Tchala in September.

[Ghana] AirtelTigo partners with Western Union to allow customers receive money directly in their mobile wallets

10-11-2019 | 08:34:58
Western Union has collaborated with AirtelTigo Money (ATM) to enable Ghanaians to receive international money transfers through Western Union directly into AirtelTigo Money mobile wallets.