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South African National Blood Services invests in drones to transport blood

05-31-2019 | 06:22:12
The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) and Western Cape Blood Service (WCBS) have showcased how they intend to save more lives using drone technology

[Ghana] GCB Bank trains eyes on internet banking, expansion to bolster earnings

05-31-2019 | 06:09:00
The Managing Director of GCB Bank Ltd, Mr Anselm Ray Sowah, has announced initiatives aimed at repositioning the Bank as the gold standard for banking in the country.

[South Africa] University of Johannesburg and SAICA launch online courses on AI and blockchain for accountants

05-30-2019 | 14:25:00
SAICA and the University of Johannesburg (UJ) have launched a first-of-its-kind series of short online learning programmes to equip accountants with skills to navigate the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR).

[Rwanda] Africa50 launches innovation challenge to help increase access to internet in Africa

05-30-2019 | 14:20:00
Through this initiative, Africa50 will crowdsource innovative solutions to help increase access to high-speed internet in under-served areas in Africa.

[South Africa] Vodacom's Mum and Child service reaches 1.4 million subscribers

05-30-2019 | 14:03:00
Vodacom has announced that it's Mum & Baby service subscription recently grew to 1.4 million, giving more parents in South Africa access to reliable health information during pregnancy.

South African data firm, Redstor, opens office in Netherlands

05-30-2019 | 10:28:00
Redstor, the data management SaaS business with technology developed in South Africa, has opened a new Amsterdam office as part of a global expansion strategy.

Zambia ready for transformation in digital finance, says Zazu Africa

05-30-2019 | 09:44:00
The future of cash in Zambia is shifting from physical to digital, driven by investment in digital financial solutions coupled with access to mobile phones.

[Zambia] MTN, Barclays Bank partner to broaden financial inclusion

05-30-2019 | 06:50:26
MTN Zambia, Barclays Zambia and JUMO have announced the commercial launch of KASAKA – a unique, short term mobile saving product for all MTN Mobile Money users through Barclays Zambia.

[Ghana] ARB Apex Bank extends partnership with Temenos to provide digital banking to rural customers

05-30-2019 | 06:06:00
ARB Apex Bank has chosen to renew its contract with Temenos to continue its mission to provide banking and non-banking services for Ghana’s Rural and Community Banks.

Nokia showcases how 5G technology can transform human experiences in Kenya

05-30-2019 | 05:12:20
Nokia hosted a series of Innovation Days in Nairobi to showcase how 5G technology can transform the way people live and work as well as enhance the industrial productivity in Kenya.

Telkom deepens expansion of 3G and 4G networks across Kenya

05-30-2019 | 05:04:00
Telkom Kenya has further expanded its 3G and 4G networks into Nairobi, Nakuru, Eldoret, Mombasa and Kisumu.

[South Africa] Telkom investment in broadband boosts mobile services revenue

05-29-2019 | 11:54:52
Telkom South Africa's performance for the year ended 31 March 2019, driven by the mobile business, saw mobile services revenue increase by 58.3% underpinned by the group’s broadband-led proposition.

Managed services model accelerates in Africa

05-29-2019 | 09:41:00
No longer just a buzzword, cloud has become a hot commodity and organisations are migrating based on the benefits.

[Nigeria] Vatebra Tech Hub launches in Ajah targeting startups

05-29-2019 | 09:01:00
Nigeria ICT company Vatebra Limited recently opened the Vatebra Tech Hub in Ajah region.

[Ghana] AirtelTigo inks deal with Huawei to boost smartphone usage with free data packages

05-29-2019 | 07:05:00
Ghana Telecom operator AirtelTigo and Huawei have announced a strategic partnership to enable more Ghanaians to get access to smartphone experience they aspire for with reliable internet.