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Samsung, BMW, BASF target DR Congo artisanal mining cooperatives with new trainings

11-06-2020 | 07:29:50
The cross-industry initiative “Cobalt for Development” has started trainings for twelve artisanal mining cooperatives in October in Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo.

Cloud4C and SNP Ink global deal on simplified digital transformation

11-06-2020 | 07:26:25
Cloud4C Services Pte. Ltd has signed a global Silver Partnership agreement with the SNP Group, a player in data transformation, to simplify the complex digital transformation of data and processes.

African Development Bank signs grant agreement to support Rwanda Coding Academy

11-06-2020 | 07:16:00
The African Development Bank has signed a grant agreement with the Ministry of ICT and Innovation in Rwanda to support the Rwanda Coding Academy, set up to develop top technology talent to drive a booming, innovation-driven digital economy.

Global core banking software market to reach $15.7 billion by 2026, report

11-05-2020 | 07:35:00
The Global Core Banking Software Market size is expected to reach $15.7 billion by 2026, rising at a market growth of 10.3 per cent compounded annual growth rate.

Mohammed VI Polytechnic University partners with Plug and Play to launch accelerator programme in Morocco

11-05-2020 | 07:32:18
Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P), an academic and research institution, has partnered with global innovation platform, Plug and Play, to launch an Open Innovation Hub in Morocco.

[South Africa] Stanlib enables remote working on Nutanix infrastructure foundation

11-05-2020 | 07:29:00
Nutanix, a company involved in enterprise cloud computing, has announced that South African financial services company, Stanlib, is working with the company to secure additional nodes that enable the organisation to provide virtual desktops to employees.

Amr Mahfouz appointed CEO of Information Technology Industry Development Agency, Egypt

11-05-2020 | 06:34:00
The Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly issued a decree appointing Amr Mohamed Mahfouz Hussein the CEO of the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA), for one year.

German-backed e-learning platform atingi launches in Africa

11-04-2020 | 13:18:00
atingi.org, a free-to-use German-backed eLearning platform has announced that it is now available in 54 countries across the African continent.

[South Africa] EasyEquities creates data aggregation and integration solutions for Synatic

11-04-2020 | 12:56:00
South Africa's low-cost investment platform EasyEquities has partnered with Synatic to create data aggregation and data integration components.

Commonwealth and UN Technology Bank join forces to support least developed countries

11-04-2020 | 12:39:30
The Commonwealth and UN Technology Bank have formed a new partnership to support least developed countries through technology transfer, capacity building and knowledge sharing.

[South Africa] Telkom partners with fibre company Frogfoot to increase Fibre-to-the-Home coverage

11-04-2020 | 12:04:00
Telkom South Africa has selected the country’s third-largest fibre-to-the-home provider Frogfoot, as its third party fibre network operator as of 2 November 2020.

[Kenya] HEVA Fund unveils e-commerce platform for local traders

11-04-2020 | 09:18:00
HEVA in collaboration with the traders of Uhuru Market, and Kenya’s National Government’s SMEs Advisory Unit, has unveiled an online e-commerce platform for the traders.

Azuri announces next generation PayGo Solar TV in Kenya

11-04-2020 | 09:18:00
Azuri Technologies, first company to launch a complete pay-as-you-go solar TV package in Kenya, has announced its latest generation of PayGo solar powered TV, the TV400.

[South Africa] Paxful partners with African fintech startup, Uhuru Wallet, to ease money transfers

11-04-2020 | 09:01:42
Paxful, the global crypto marketplace powered by people announced adding Uhuru Wallet as a payment method to their platform to ease money transfers for users in South Africa.

Facebook and Creatives Garage launch campaign to support creative industry in Kenya

11-04-2020 | 08:47:31
Through its partnership with Creatives Garage, Facebook aims to support the creative industry in Kenya by providing a platform where they can amplify their work and inspire others.