First Steps Venture Centre presents Young Entrepreneur Millionaire Project

First Steps Venture Centre presents Young Entrepreneur Millionaire Project

Botswana Innovation Hub will tomorrow present the Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Hon. Thapelo Oplopeng with the first candidate for the Young Entrepreneur Millionaire project initiated by the Minister recently.  Read More

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Tuesday 22 Sep

Vodafone to promote Ghanaian apps on new Vodafone app store

To encourage the development and growth of local apps in the country and also place the Ghanaian App on the global scale Vodafone Ghana has officially launched its local App store that showcase lots of local Ghanaian applications. »
Wednesday 16 Sep

Global Study finds DevOps a key contributor to bottom line

CA Southern Africa has revealed details of a recent study which shows that having a DevOps strategy helps drive tangible business benefits to enterprises.»
Monday 7 Sep

Safaricom opens M-PESA platform to developers

Safaricom has opened up its M-PESA platform to allow local and international developers to come up with next-generation applications that will work with the most preferred mobile money solution.»
Monday 31 Aug

Only two weeks left to enter the Innovation Awards 2015

Mobile, tech ventures and leading women in Africa have just two weeks left to submit their entries for the Innovation Awards 2015 to be held in Cape Town on November 16th.  »
Tuesday 25 Aug

Deadline extended for ‘Digital Changemakers’ Competition

Tigo Rwanda in partnership with nonprofit organization, Reach for Change, has announced a one week extension for its ‘Digital Changemakers’ competition.»
Friday 21 Aug

SA set to stage Women’s Hackathon

The Cortex Hub, an East London based ICT business incubator, will be hosting South Africa’s first ever 72-hour women’s hackathon and technology conference next week. »
Tuesday 18 Aug

Orange calls on app developers to showcase their work

The deadline is looming for app developers in Kenya to showcase their talent in the Orange API AMEA (African, Middle East and Asian Countries) Developer Challenge.»
Friday 14 Aug

MTN Business announces App of the Year challenge winners

WumDrop has been named the overall winner in the fourth annual MTN Business App of the Year challenge.»
Sunday 2 Aug

Barclays launches Digital Academy initiative

Barclays Africa Group, in partnership with The Digital Academy, has launched the Barclays unit of The Digital Academy in South Africa.»
Tuesday 28 Jul

MTN Business App of the Year submissions closed

Entries for the annual MTN Business App of the Year Awards taking place on 13 August in Johannesburg have closed, and an expert panel of judges that is adjudicating the process is evaluating the submissions.»
Tuesday 21 Jul

MTN Cameroon launches mobile apps challenge

MTN Cameroon has launched its MTN Innovation Challenge in Douala, to accelerate innovation among developers and digital entrepreneurs in Cameroon.»
Friday 3 Jul

Orange launches its largest Developer Challenge

To coincide with the release of its SMS APIs in five new countries (Cameroon, Congo, Guinea, Niger, Senegal), Orange is launching its largest international developer challenge to date.»
Thursday 25 Jun

think incubator welcomes four new tech start ups

Tech incubator think today announced four new entrants to its incubator as part of a new think Accelerated program. »
Thursday 25 Jun

KECOBO, Microsoft 4Afrika develop online IP registration system

Innovators and developers are being encouraged to test a new prototype IP registration system developed by Microsoft 4Afrika and the Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO).»
Wednesday 17 Jun

Need for info inspired Flippy Campus app

David Mumuni, CEO of Flippy Campus, is set to showcase his app at Demo Africa. He spoke to Biztechafrica ahead of the event.»
Tuesday 2 Jun

SAP launches Africa Code Week

SAP Africa has launched a youth skills development programme targeted at 20 000 children in eleven African countries.»


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Innovative designer takes e-waste to another levelInnovative designer takes e-waste to another level

Gladys Muyenzelwa is a Gaborone based artist and designer who has an eye for ethnic and contemporary design. But unlike other designers, Muyenzelwa has found a way of using e-waste to make her creations. 


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High tech, digital homes where everything is automated and connected aren’t the stuff of science fiction any longer, says BNC Technology.


Luba Freeport streamlines its sea of paper with Sage X3

Luba Freeport has implemented the Finance and Distribution modules of the Sage X3 business management solution to automate its business processes across finance and operations.