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Ethiopian Airlines implements IATA’s fast travel self check-in initiative

01-02-2019 | 08:35:00
Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it has fully implemented Self Check-in Initiative, enabling its customers to check-in using their mobile device and avoid queues at the airport.

Vanu launches VanuMapsTM to provide connectivity to rural Africa

01-02-2019 | 07:27:00
Vanu has announced VanuMapsTM, an unprecedentedly accurate mapping resource capable of detailing where connectivity is lacking and can be provided profitably throughout Africa.

Angola launches digital platform to facilitate business environment in the country

01-02-2019 | 06:12:00
A digital platform called "Multiplica" has been launched to promote and manage the information base on organizations, services and goods in Angola.

[Kenya] M-KOPA raises new funding from Japan’s Sumitomo Corporation

01-02-2019 | 05:06:10
Pay-as-you-go solar and finance company M-KOPA has raised funding from Japanese multinational, Sumitomo Corporation to empower homes and small businesses.

South Africa launches continent’s most advanced nanosatellite

12-28-2018 | 11:34:00
South Africa has successfully launched into space the continent’s most advanced nanosatellite to date - the ZACube-2.

[Angola] UAE invests $200 million in agrarian technological centers

12-28-2018 | 08:07:00
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will invest US $ 200 million in 18 agricultural technology centers in Angola.

Sol Wallet announces entry into South Africa

12-28-2018 | 06:05:00
SOL Wallet, a fintech startup, has announced its launch in South Africa.

[Kenya] StarTimes launches ‘’Startup ON’’ video streaming service

12-27-2018 | 16:38:45
Known as StarTimes ON, the online video streaming service will be dedicated to providing ultimate entertainment and enriched experience enabling subscribers to access the pay television company channels on the go.

[Kenya] Dimension Data Solutions to launch its digital business solutions in 2019

12-27-2018 | 16:25:00
Dimension Data East Africa, trading as Dimension Data Solutions Limited has announced plans to launch its digital business solutions in East Africa in 2019.

Apto Global partners with MenaCare to expand into North Africa and Middle East

12-27-2018 | 13:03:49
Apto Global, the world's first global adaptation skills platform, has announced a strategic partnership with MenaCare, a full-service business consulting firm focused on the transformation of healthcare delivery.

AfDB invests $7.5 million in Africa Tech Ventures to boost innovative start-ups

12-24-2018 | 06:17:55
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a $7.5 million equity investment in Africa Tech Ventures (ATV) to boost operations of highly scalable companies.

Liquid Telecom partners with Code for Africa to map air pollution in Kenya

12-24-2018 | 06:09:36
Liquid Telecom Kenya has partnered with Africa’s largest non-profit civic technology network Code for Africa (CfA) to install air quality sensors at 3,000 sites across Kenya.

[South Africa] Cell C now fully compliant with ICASA regulations

12-21-2018 | 11:31:13
Following months of intensive development, Cell C is now fully compliant with the End-User and Subscriber Service Charter regulations in accordance with ICASA.

Liquid Telecom to establish multi-billion Rand 4G network in South Africa

12-21-2018 | 09:26:00
Liquid Telecom South Africa, part of the leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has announced that it will establish a multi-billion Rand 4G network in South Africa.

Pernod Ricard announces investment in Jumia

12-21-2018 | 09:11:26
Pernod Ricard, the world's second largest wine and spirits’ company present in 13 African countries, and Jumia, the an e-commerce player on the continent, have announced the strengthening of their partnership.