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Liquid Telecom delivers first Microsoft ExpressRoute within Africa

08-02-2018 | 06:42:00
Liquid Telecom has delivered the first Microsoft ExpressRoute service peering in Africa – offering customers better performance, tighter security and lower latency.

[Kenya] Pandya Hospital automates operations with Sap Business One

08-01-2018 | 13:07:00
Hospitals across the continent are confronted with challenges brought by technological disruption and increased demands.

KT builds digital system for national identification in Tanzania

08-01-2018 | 06:51:56
South Korea's largest telecommunications company, completed a new digital system for national identification in Tanzania, marking major progress for the company in Africa as KT continues to tap into new business opportunities throughout the continent.

[South Africa] Mastercard, Nedbank partner to launch payment service

08-01-2018 | 06:44:00
Mastercard and Entersekt have collaborated to enable Nedbank’s customers to make QR payments to Masterpass, Pay@, SnapScan, and Zapper merchants and billers through the Nedbank Money app.

AlphaCode incubator seeks financial services entrepreneurs in SA

07-30-2018 | 10:02:00
AlphaCode, an incubation, acceleration and investment vehicle for early-stage financial services businesses powered by Rand Merchant Investment Holdings is looking for businesses or ideas that could change the face of financial services.

Google's free public Wi-Fi initiative expanded to Nigeria

07-30-2018 | 09:53:00
Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation, will be the first on the continent to receive Google's free public Wi-Fi service, the company has announced.

[Rwanda] Andela launches tech hub for software developers in Africa

07-25-2018 | 06:08:23
Andela, the company building high-performing engineering teams with Africa's most talented software developers, has launched a pan-African technology hub in its fourth African market: Kigali, Rwanda.

[Tanzania] Puma Energy introduces Masterpass QR payment solution

07-24-2018 | 09:57:37
Mastercard has partnered with Selcom to enable local businesses and merchants to accept interoperable digital payments, many for the first time.

[South Africa] TransUnion and FirstCheck launch vehicle checking app

07-24-2018 | 06:51:58
Credit protection company TransUnion and South Africa's first vehicle valuation & verification app FirstCheck have partnered to launch South Africa’s first consumer-focused vehicle checking app.

Liquid Telecom appoints Stephane Duproz to head Africa Data Centres

07-24-2018 | 06:16:04
Africa Data Centres (ADC) has named Stephane Duproz as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective immediately.

UAE Exchange rebrands its Uganda operations as Unimoni

07-20-2018 | 06:44:45
UAE Exchange, a global money transfer, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, has announced the rebranding of its Uganda operations as “Unimoni”.

Vodacom is South Africa’s fastest network, Ookla and ATIO results

07-20-2018 | 06:40:49
Two leading independent analyst groups have confirmed that Vodacom has South Africa’s fastest 4G network and overall fastest network, respectively.

Online financial transactions in Africa to grow to $3billion by 2020

07-19-2018 | 12:59:08
Close to $100m of fundraising has been injected already in 2018 into Africa’s bourgeoning fintech and mobile payments sector.

Nigeria Customs adopts Oracle blockchain service

07-19-2018 | 08:19:49
Nigeria Customs Service is among the global early adopters of the Oracle Blockchain Cloud Service which has recently been introduced.

Clayton Naidoo appointed Cisco General Manager for Sub Saharan Africa

07-18-2018 | 12:12:15
Multinational technology company, Cisco, has appointed Clayton Naidoo as the new general manager for Sub Saharan Africa.