Cameron Beveridge a seasoned professional with a 25-year pedigree in technology, had until recently led one of SAP Africa’s largest business units.
South Africa’s First National Bank. FNB has said that it has detected abnormally high volumes and disputes of suspicious debit orders with descriptors Procall and Mzansi in December 2018 and January 2019.
International Finance Corporation has made its first investment in Comoros to Telecom Comores S.A., known as Telco SA.
The African Development Bank has kicked off a feasibility study to explore the potential of electricity cooperative business models in Nigeria and Ethiopia.
Advisory and fund management group, MafAfrique, has committed to raising and investing up to $7 Million in Tankaz minerals, Tanzania.
Global software and cloud portfolio management company, SoftwareONE, has launched UCSimple, a comprehensive Unified Communications (UC) managed service, in South Africa, UK.
Surfline Communications Limited has partnered Ghana Library Authority (GhLA) to provide Wifi connectivity to patrons of public libraries in the Greater Accra Region.
mSurvey, Africa’s Integrated Customer Experience company connecting businesses to their customers in real-time, has announced follow-on investment by private sector financing institution Proparco.
Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Group Corp., Ltd, has announced the results of its expansion program in Africa in 2018, declaring that it has established a presence in 28 countries across the continent.
Astel, a provider for IT infrastructure and office automation solutions in Africa, and Utimaco, the global number two in Hardware Security Modules have announced a distribution partnership for the Africa region.
Telecommunication company Vodafone Ghana has appointed Patricia Obo-Nai as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective April 1, 2019.
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has launched the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) pilot in the country to support the Egyptian Cotton branding.
Huawei is preparing for the launch for its cloud data services in Africa. The company is working with South African partners for the construction of the data centers in Johannesburg initially and later Cape Town.
Celltel Networks, Roberta Annan Consulting and Chinese international cooperation company (CEIEC) have signed an agreement for the execution of the $300 million Ghana Smart Cities project.
AngloGold Ashanti achieved guidance for the sixth consecutive year, with improved margins driving significant growth in free cash flow generation.
IFC signed an agreement with Banque de l’Habitat to launch a pioneering project that will help the bank boost financial inclusion for women in Tunisia and launch a digital offering for its customers.
MTN Group's newly acquired music streaming entity, Simfy Africa, has been given a welcome boost with the appointment of Oyebowale Akideinde as Head of Over the Top (OTT) Music Services.
Anglo African Oil & Gas has provided an update on the repayment of funds owed to it by SNPC, a Congolese national oil company, in regards to SNPC's 44% holding in the Tilapia Licence.
National Treasury has revised down the South African economy’s growth to 1.5% in 2019.
[Kenya] Government and private sector to collaborate on Mobile Phone Data Protection & Privacy Framework
The Government of Kenya has committed to work with telecommunications companies and civil society advocates to develop a data privacy and protection framework that will help ensure that data from mobile phone use can be shared for positive social impact.