APP DEVELOPMENT

Opera partners Google on progressive web apps for Nigerian mobile users

Opera partners Google on progressive web apps for Nigerian mobile users

Norwegian technology company Opera has partnered with Google to ensure that mobile users, including Nigerians, easily access and use its Progressive Web Apps (PWAs). Read More

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MTN Business announces winners of the App of the Year Awards 2016MTN Business announces winners of the App of the Year Awards 2016 MTN Business has announced the winners of its 5th annual MTN Business App of the Year ...
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Innovative app takes on order management and payment pains in Nigerian restaurantsInnovative app takes on order management and payment pains in Nigerian restaurants An innovative app called EasyPOS Restaurant has been introduced into the Nigerian market to solve current ...
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Vodafone Ghana deepens discussions on IoTVodafone Ghana deepens discussions on IoT Vodafone Ghana has taken the discussion of Internet of Things (IoT) further by organising a workshop ...
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Saturday 2 Jul

Kirusa launches myGenie app, ad platform

NIGERIA
Kirusa, a global telecom and social media solutions provider, has launched myGenie app, a revolutionary free airtime App for prepaid Android users in Nigeria.»
Wednesday 15 Jun

F5’s latest plugins create compelling argument to move to OpenStack

OpenStack has emerged as one of the most popular cloud computing platforms, allowing organisations to easily build and scale next-generation applications in an open source environment. »
Tuesday 31 May

IPA 2016 excitement mounts in Botswana

BOTSWANA
The Botswana Innovation Hub (BIH), in collaboration with the Ministry of Infrastructure, Science and Technology and the African Innovation Foundation (AIF), is all set to host the fifth edition of Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) in Gaborone on June 23. »
Friday 27 May

Orange relaunches Social Venture Prize

BOTSWANA
Orange Botswana has launched the 2016 edition of the annual Orange Social Venture Prize.»
Wednesday 18 May

Government should encourage youths in ICT early

NIGERIA
Youths should be given more encouragement to develop their ICT skills, an 11-year-old app developer told Kokumo Goodie.»
Sunday 15 May

Vodafone Uganda seeks health solutions with 2016Health App Challenge

UGANDA
Health app developers in Uganda received a boost with a two day hackathon completion organised Vodafone Uganda in partnership with Marie Stopes Uganda and Hostalite Limited, an e-commerce solutions provider.»
Friday 13 May

Kotivu launches workplace e-learning platform

NIGERIA
An educational software firm, Kotivu, said it launched an e-learning platform in order to democratise and make quality workplace learning available and affordable to Nigerians.»
Wednesday 11 May

New York listed tech company partners with AlphaCode to boost financial innovation in Africa

SOUTH AFRICA
African incubator AlphaCode will provide Envestnet | Yodlee APIs to support financial innovation in Africa, enabling safe, secure, and reliable financial management solutions.»
Monday 2 May

ITU Telecom World Awards to recognise ICT innovators

Innovative ICT solutions with positive social impact will be recognised and rewarded at ITU Telecom World 2016, the leading UN global technology event taking place this year in Bangkok, Thailand.»
Friday 22 Apr

100 non-profits receive Microsoft grants to close gap in computer science

Microsoft Philanthropies has announced grants for over 100 non-profits worldwide, of which 14 are in the Middle East and Africa. »
Friday 15 Apr

African developers take the world stage at Facebook's annual F8 conference

Facebook announced at its annual F8 developer conference, held in San Francisco on 12 and 13 April, that the company partnered with many African developers to launch products for the global market. »
Monday 4 Apr

Wheelo adjudged overall winners of MTN Apps Challenge Version 3.0

GHANA
Wheelo, a new Ghanaian App developed by three innovative students of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), was adjudged the overall winner of the MTN Ghana App Challenge Version 3.0 at a well-attended event held at MTN House in Accra. »
Friday 1 Apr

SEACOM partners with National Museums of Kenya to open Mombasa tech and arts hub

KENYA
Mombasa’s technology and cultural community is set to benefit from SwahiliPOT, a new innovation hub thanks to a partnership between SEACOM, Cisco Systems and the National Museums of Kenya (NMK).»
Thursday 10 Mar

Facebook deepens Nigerian partnerships at Social Media Week in Lagos

NIGERIA
Facebook highlighted its commitment to Nigerian content partners and developers with a full calendar of workshops, masterclasses and events at Social Media Week in Lagos recently. »
Sunday 28 Feb

African Innovators stun 2016 Global Innovation Competition

GHANA
At the recent Global Innovation Competition awards staged in Accra, five young African innovators from Kenya, Ghana, Uganda, Nigeria and Mozambique were awarded with various cash prizes to help them to develop and implement their innovative idea to benefit their respective communities. »
Thursday 18 Feb

MTN, Jumia launch entrepreneurship challenge across Africa

MTN, in partnership with the MTN Solution Space and Jumia, has launched the MTN Entrepreneurship Challenge powered by Jumia.»

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Tigo explores options to give customers a greater choice for 4G services in Ghana

Following her recent visit to Ghana, Cynthia Gordon, the CEO of Millicom Africa, has emphasized the remarkable growth opportunities in data and Tigo’s commitment to giving customers ...