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[South Africa] MRI Software acquires PropSys

07-04-2018 | 12:05:00
MRI Software, a global leader in real estate software solutions, has announced the acquisition of PropSys, a property software solution provider based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

[Sudan] Nokia and Sudatel to partner on delivery of broadband services

07-04-2018 | 12:00:00
Nokia and Sudatel are to trial Nokia 4.5G Pro, 4.9G and 5G mobile technologies along with Nokia's fixed fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) portfolio to enhance the mobile and residential broadband experience in Sudan.

Ugandans turn to VPNs to avoid social media tax

07-04-2018 | 08:22:26
Ugandans are turning to Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology to circumvent the government's "social media tax", according to leading VPN comparison site BestVPN.com.

[South Africa] FibreCo rolls out fibre internet in Kroonstad

07-03-2018 | 10:26:00
Internet connectivity in Kroonstad stands to benefit as FibreCo Telecommunications completes its roll out of fibre in the town, making reliable high-speed broadband connectivity more accessible to the community.

Vodafone Ghana sets conditions for listing on Ghana Stock Exchange

07-02-2018 | 10:12:00
Vodafone Ghana has indicated it would be able to list on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) after dealing with some debt restructuring issues with the government.

[South Africa] Vodacom Limpopo extends coverage in Duvhuledza village

07-02-2018 | 08:07:23
A delegation from Vodacom Limpopo was joined by Chief Nemubvumoni Fhatuwani Alfree and scores of community members at the unveiling of a new base station site in Duvheledza village, located in the Thulamela Municipality.

MainOne’s MDXI becomes most certified Data Center in Nigeria

07-02-2018 | 07:56:45
MainOne’s Data Centre subsidiary, MDXI has just received its Tier III Constructed Facility certification (TCCF) from the Uptime Institute.

[South Africa] Cell C appoints Junaid Munshi Chief Commercial Officer

06-29-2018 | 09:30:00
Cell C is pleased to announce the appointment of Junaid Munshi as Chief Commercial Officer, effective 2 July 2018.

NEC XON building Africa cyber security centers to tackle new threats

06-28-2018 | 11:25:00
NEC XON is creating three new Cyber Defence Operations Centres (CDOC), one in Nigeria, another in Senegal, and the third in Mauritius in addition to the existing facilities in South Africa.

Blue Turtle launches fintech go-to-market for Africa

06-28-2018 | 11:19:38
Blue Turtle, a player in enterprise technology management, has unveiled a new go-to-market strategy that will assist financial services companies to better make use of new technology to drive business.

Opera News reaches 10 million users in Africa in six months

06-28-2018 | 08:59:00
Opera News reached 10 million downloads in Africa in just six months since its launch in January 2018. The news app experienced a spike in downloads after its recent update included a football World Cup channel.

GFI Software and Ingram Micro sign distribution deal for South Africa

06-27-2018 | 11:14:28
GFI Software Aurea SMB Solutions has signed a new distribution agreement for South Africa with Ingram Micro, one of the world's largest wholesale technology distributors.

[Nigeria] Kwesé and Airtel launch mobile video service for World Cup

06-26-2018 | 06:46:00
Kwesé iflix, a joint venture between Econet Media, Africa’s leading pan-regional media company, has announced the launch of its premier digital entertainment platform in Nigeria, in partnership with telecommunication company Airtel.

UNDP launches YAS platform targeting young African entrepreneurs

06-25-2018 | 10:52:34
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has launched a Pan-African Entrepreneurship Portal-Platform, facilitated by Accenture.

Vodacom Tanzania wins 700 MHz Spectrum Auction

06-25-2018 | 09:20:00
Vodacom, Tanzania’s leading mobile network operator has welcomed the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority’s announcement of the 700 MHz spectrum auction, which was carried out on 08 June 2018.