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[Zambia] Airtel Money introduces third-party deposit notification

05-09-2019 | 04:05:00
In a continued effort to provide a unique customer experience, Airtel Money has introduced third-party deposits Confirmation Service for its customers.

Andela names Janet Maingi as its new Country Director for Kenya

05-08-2019 | 10:30:22
Andela has today announced the appointment of Janet Maingi as its new Country Director for Kenya. She joins Andela from Nairobi-based BRCK, where she was the Director of Finance & Administration.

[Kenya] Newly introduced Huduma Number tops April Google search trends

05-08-2019 | 08:16:38
Google Search Trends that indicate search patterns over a period of time reveals that the national launch of the Huduma Number in early April topped the April Google Search Trends.

[Kenya] Internet Solutions completes Ksh.280 million fibre access network upgrade

05-08-2019 | 08:06:51
Internet Solutions has completed the upgrading its fiber access network at a cost of over Shs280million. The upgrade began in 2017.

Vanu and Africa Mobile Networks expand agreement to connect off-grid villages in Africa

05-08-2019 | 06:31:00
Vanu, Inc. has announced the expansion of its ongoing agreement with Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) to supply mobile network infrastructure to serve rural communities in sub-Saharan Africa.

Data boosts South Africa telcos’ revenue growth, report

05-08-2019 | 06:24:00
South African telecommunications operators experienced positive growth in 2018 as total subscriptions, device ownership, internet penetration, and data usage continue to increase.

Westcon-Comstor names NetApp, the data authority for hybrid cloud, as its distributor for Sub-Saharan Africa

05-08-2019 | 06:07:44
Westcon-Comstor today announced the appointment by NetApp, the data authority for hybrid cloud, as its distributor for Sub-Saharan Africa effective May 1, 2019.

Machine Intelligence Institute of Africa (MIIA) appoints Nigeria's John Kamara as new Director

05-08-2019 | 05:42:00
Machine Intelligence Institute of Africa (MIIA) has appointed Nigerian Visionary and Thought Leader, John Kamara, as its new Director.

[Kenya] E-health platform MYDAWA secures $3M funding to fuel expansion

05-08-2019 | 05:33:38
Kenya’s leading e-healthcare platform MYDAWA, has secured a $3M investment from Africa HealthCare Master Fund. This is the first round of external funding the company has received since its inception in 2017.

[Kenya] KenTrade to lead continental body in implementing e-commerce initiatives

05-08-2019 | 05:29:00
Kenya has made major strides in trade facilitation since the implementation of the Single Window System commenced in 2012.

Leading Tunisian bank selects Temenos to drive digital transformation and future growth

05-07-2019 | 12:15:00
Temenos, the banking software company, today announced that the Arab Tunisian Bank (ATB) has become the latest bank in the country to select Temenos for its digital transformation program.

Court rejects AGF’s notice of preliminary objection in MTN Nigeria case

05-07-2019 | 12:07:00
The Federal High Court of Nigeria presided over by the Honourable Justice Aneke, has delivered its ruling, rejecting the Notice of Preliminary Objection filed by the AGF in response to MTN Nigeria's lawsuit.

[South Africa] MultiChoice launches the DStv HD Decoder 6-series

05-07-2019 | 12:06:49
MultiChoice has launched a new model of DStv HD Decoder 6, which replaces the previous model HD Decoder 5 currently in stores and has the same features and functionality our customers are used to.

TransEast selects Sap Business One solution to harmonize operations

05-07-2019 | 08:51:51
With the tenth-fastest growing economy in the world this year, Kenya is in the midst of a transformative period of economic growth and advancement.

[Ghana] Cowtribe combats livestock mortality with mobile technology

05-07-2019 | 08:36:00
Cowtribe, an animal health solutions provider in Africa, is leveraging mobile technology to provide livestock farmers with reliable access to veterinary services using their smartphones.