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Telecom Egypt's board approves the acquisition of MENA Cable and obtaining long-term USD facilities

05-14-2018 | 08:18:00
Telecom Egypt announces that its Board of Directors has approved two strategic decisions to increase its return on investment, and provide the liquidity to facilitate the implementation of its business plan.

[South Africa] Mastercard and Zapper partner to drive digital payments interoperability

05-14-2018 | 07:39:00
South Africans can now use Masterpass, a global digital payment service by Mastercard, to pay for goods and services at over 20,000 Zapper merchants in South Africa using their smartphones.

General Electric, Microsoft, Kids Comp Camp collaborate to get more Kenyan girls into science and technology

05-14-2018 | 07:17:00
General Electric and Shining Hope for Communities in collaboration with Kids Comp Camp in Kenya are working together to increase girls’ participation and uptake of careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

[Kenya] Amdocs to support Safaricom’s launch of new digital services to improve customer experience

05-11-2018 | 13:00:00
Amdocs, a global provider of software and services has expressed its support of Safaricom’s latest move to introduce innovative new digital services to meet the evolving demands of its 29.5 million customers.

Satadsl, Global Telesat and Rascomstar set to introduce low cost satellite broadband connectivity across Africa

05-11-2018 | 11:05:00
VSAT services provider SatADSL , Global Telesat, which provides telecommunication services in rural locations, and satellite operator RascomStar have announced a new partnership to offer affordable satellite broadband connectivity across Africa

One Thousand & One Voices invests in online education company Higher Ed Partners South Africa

05-11-2018 | 09:05:36
One Thousand & One Voices, a private family capital fund backed exclusively by industry-leading families from around the globe, has announced its investment in Higher Ed Partners South Africa , an online education company in South Africa.

Angola Cables announces completion of 10,000 kilometers Monet submarine cable system

05-11-2018 | 06:52:36
Telecommunication company Angola Cables together with Algar Telecom, Antel and Alphabet, Inc. have announced the completion of the 10,556 km Monet Cable System.

[Namibia] Paratus Africa selects Mapcom software solutions to expand its broadband network

05-11-2018 | 06:44:00
Mapcom Systems, a global provider of visual operations support system and business support systems software solutions, has announced that Paratus Africa has begun the implementation of Mapcom's M4 Solutions Suite.

[Column] Ricardo Flores: Botswana poised for cloud growth

05-10-2018 | 19:12:00
Botswana is ideally poised to benefit from the opportunities that cloud computing provides with internet penetration hovering at approximately 28 percent and the number of mobile subscribers.

[Africa CEO Forum] Is Africa ready for working in the cloud?

05-10-2018 | 12:55:00
On a regular basis we consult African CEO's about their views on business

Emergency services alert App wins Miss Geek Africa 2018

05-10-2018 | 12:29:00
Salissou developed a mobile phone application called 'Saro App' that allows people to alert emergency services and inform them of the itinerary to take to reach the location.

Paxful expands Africa investment with launch of Nigerian Blockchain Incubator Hub

05-10-2018 | 11:43:02
Paxful, a global peer-to-peer bitcoin technology company, is building a blockchain technology incubation hub in Lagos, Nigeria, as part of its growing investment in Africa.

Liquid Telecom and China Telecom Global in partnership to accelerate network collaboration between Africa and Asia

05-10-2018 | 11:37:00
China Telecom Global and Liquid Telecom have signed a partnership whereby the two companies will collaborate to provide Africa and Asia with industry-leading network solutions and services.

Rwanda almost achieves nationwide 4G LTE network coverage

05-10-2018 | 11:18:00
KT Rwanda Network announced to complete 4G LTE network coverage to more than 95%

South Africa improves emphasis on IoT as digital strategies now focus on the technology - Jeremy Potgieter

05-10-2018 | 11:05:59
South African businesses are being forced to redefine value chains as a result of the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT). This is according to Eseye, an M2M connectivity provider and an advanced network infrastructure provider for IoT.