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[Nigeria] Farmcrowdy partners with Best Foods Fresh Farms to grow reach

05-06-2019 | 13:02:00
Farmcrowdy Group has announced a strategic partnership with Best Foods Livestock and Poultry Limited.

[Nigeria] Tizeti launches voice calling service - WifiCall.ng

05-06-2019 | 11:37:00
Nigerian ISP provider Tizeti has launched an unlimited voice service app for Android and iOS mobile devices -WifiCall.ng.

Mastercard supports African payment innovation through Engage partnership platform

05-06-2019 | 07:15:40
Mastercard is expanding its Engage programme in sub-Saharan Africa, with the first Engage events in Nigeria and Kenya to introduce local fintech innovators to its broad partnership opportunities.

Toshiba strengthens Africa presence with new office in Kenya

05-03-2019 | 14:27:00
Toshiba Corporation has announced the establishment of its new branch office in Nairobi, Kenya under Toshiba Africa (Pty) Ltd, the company’s main subsidiary based in South Africa.

Netball South Africa partners with Telkom to grow the sport

05-03-2019 | 14:14:00
Netball South Africa has secured Telkom as the naming rights partner to their domestic league which kick starts on the 10th of May 2019 in Pretoria.

[Kenya] Telkom upgrades network in more towns as part of expansion and optimization plan

05-03-2019 | 08:18:00
Telkom is upgrading its network’s capacity in 5 towns to cater for growing demand across the country.

[Kenya] Safaricom to double 4G sites as net profit grows 14.7 per cent to $624 million

05-03-2019 | 06:51:00
Safaricom has announced plans to double its 4G network coverage to 5000 base stations by March 2020, covering all major towns and 80% of the Kenya population.

Liquid Telecom South Africa, SITA and Eastern Cape Provincial Government to deliver provincial broadband services

05-03-2019 | 06:48:00
Liquid Telecom South Africa has concluded an agreement with SITA to deliver much needed broadband services to hospitals, schools, clinics and provincial offices.

Bizna Kenya announces nominees for the 2019 SMEs Awards

05-02-2019 | 13:19:03
Bizna Kenya has today announced the nominees for the upcoming inaugural SMEs Awards with several businesses contending for top honours in various categories.

Africa fintech sector to hit the $3 billion mark by 2020, ICAEW report

05-02-2019 | 12:57:55
The Africa FinTech sector is set to show strong growth over the medium term, from roughly $200m in 2018 to $3bn by 2020 according to, the Institute of Chartered in England and Wales, ICAEW's latest report.

Triton Digital expands online audio stations and networks ranking to EMEA region

05-02-2019 | 12:55:00
Triton Digital®, the global technology and services leader to the digital audio and podcast industry, has expanded its Webcast Metrics® monthly Ranker to Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA).

[South Africa] Digital Lab Africa announces winning projects for this year’s edition of DLA accelerator programme

05-02-2019 | 11:33:58
Digital Lab Africa (DLA), a springboard and incubation platform for African creatives in digital content, has announced the 10 winning projects of this year’s edition of the DLA accelerator programme.

Angola launches electronic import licensing service to reduce bureaucracy, entice investors

05-02-2019 | 11:01:00
Angola Ministry of Economy and Planning as launched a new Electronic Goods Import Licensing Service to improve the business environment and motivate economic activity.

Former Vodafone Global Enterprise Country Head East Africa Joins Internet Solutions Kenya

05-02-2019 | 08:32:35
Internet Solutions (IS) has appointed former Vodafone Global Enterprise, Country Head East Africa Sylvester Mboya to spearhead its commercial business unit in Kenya

[Kenya] Apptivate Africa partners with KFC, Big Square and NewsCafe to grow M-Kula’s portfolio

05-02-2019 | 07:48:13
Digital payment solution firm Apptivate Africa has signed agreements with KFC, Big Square and NewsCafe that will see customers use the company’s flagship app M-Kula to pay for their meals.