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[South Africa] Vodacom, UIF partner to offer free access to uFiling website

04-16-2020 | 14:12:00
Vodacom has partnered with the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) to zero-rate its uFiling website.

[South Africa] Vodacom to spend over R500 million in two months, add network capacity during national state of disaster

04-16-2020 | 14:03:00
Vodacom South Africa will spend over R500 million over a two-month period to add network capacity and increase network resilience during the lockdown period and to help cope with any possible load shedding.

Telkom Kenya partners with University of Nairobi on online learning

04-16-2020 | 13:13:55
Telkom Kenya has launched a customized and reliable mobile data solution for the students, members of faculty and staff of the University of Nairobi.

EFour Enterprises launches online coaching initiative for African entrepreneurs amid Covid-19

04-16-2020 | 13:12:00
EFour Enterprises LLC has launched ESchool, a pioneering small business initiative that delivers professional business coaching and skills development to entrepreneurs remotely via the internet.

Ghana launches COVID-19 tracker app

04-15-2020 | 13:49:48
Ghana has launced GH COVID-19 Tracker, an app that will be used to track COVID-19 cases in the country.

GSMA calls for applications to develop digital access solutions in Africa and Asia

04-15-2020 | 13:09:00
The GSMA opened applications for the Innovation Fund for Mobile Internet Adoption and Digital Inclusion.

MTN announces $14 million relief package to tackle covid-19 across its operations

04-15-2020 | 11:43:00
MTN Group has announced details of its R250 million, approximately $14 million, relief package in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Liquid Telecom appoints Mark Townsend CEO of Zambia

04-15-2020 | 10:50:00
Liquid Telecom has appointed Mark Townsend as CEO of Liquid Telecom Zambia.

Facebook launches Coronavirus Information Center in 17 African countries

04-15-2020 | 08:22:00
Facebook is expanding its Coronavirus Information Center to 17 more countries in sub-Saharan Africa.

CSS and Forsway partner to deliver affordable broadband connectivity in West Africa

04-15-2020 | 08:16:34
CSS and Forsway have announced the next phase of their cooperation in Mauritania to deliver affordable broadband in West Africa.

GreenTec invests in Kenya’s logistics platform Amitruck

04-10-2020 | 13:47:00
GreenTec Capital has invested in Kenya’s Amitruck, an innovative mobile and web based trucking logistics platform that brings together cargo owners and transporters for their mutual benefit.

Jumia donates 100,000 masks to support Community Health Workers fight COVID-19 in Kenya

04-09-2020 | 13:38:00
Leading eCommerce platform Jumia donated 100,000 masks to Kenya's Ministry of Health to support community health workers, who are on the front line responding to suspected and confirmed cases of COVID19

Visa Foundation commits $210 million to support SMEs

04-09-2020 | 13:19:02
The Visa Foundation has announced a commitment of two programs totaling $210 million to support small and micro businesses.

EBRD, EU extend support for women in business in Morocco amid coronavirus pandemic

04-09-2020 | 13:12:00
The EBRD, together with the European Union (EU), is stepping up efforts to support small and medium-sized enterprises managed and owned by businesswomen in Morocco, in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.

Free Senegal and Comviva partner on mobile money service

04-08-2020 | 08:48:00
Free, Senegal's second largest mobile network operator, has deployed mobiquity® Money to enhance its mobile money service 'Free Money' and deliver a world class digital payments experience to its customers.