COMPUTING

NCA launches Type Approval Portal in Ghana

NCA launches Type Approval Portal in Ghana

Ghana's National Communication Authority has launched an Online Portal for Type Approval at the plush La Palm Beach Hotel in Accra. Read More

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EMIS, MasterCard partnership on Angolan ATMs EMIS, MasterCard partnership on Angolan ATMs Empresa Interbancária de Serviços (EMIS), operator of Angola’s only interbank network, and MasterCard ...
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BIH gauges Open Data readiness in BotswanaBIH gauges Open Data readiness in Botswana Open Data could make a significant contribution to Botswana’s economic goals, and help re-assert Botswana ...
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Congo Brazzaville IT wizard launches ICT bookCongo Brazzaville IT wizard launches ICT book Congo Brazzaville-born Vérone Mankou, the inventor of Africa’s first tablet and smartphone, launched his ...
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Tuesday 25 Nov

Women can lead 21st century ICT industry, says Zinox chief

NIGERIA
With the right mix of innovation, business focus, accountability and ambition, women entrepreneurs can spearhead the evolution of the ICT industry in the 21st century, says the Chairman, Zinox Group.»
Monday 24 Nov

Asset Finance: Purchase or Pay-Per-Use?

There are three main financing options when it comes to acquiring new equipment, explains InnoVent.»
Monday 24 Nov

African Data Centre pricing increasing significantly

TCL forecasts that Data Centre space will grow to 107,000 square metres in Africa as of the beginning of 2015, and that average pricing is increasing across the continent.»
Thursday 20 Nov

Moremi School launches own ICT Hub

BOTSWANA
Moremi III Memorial School in Maun has launched its own Information Communication Technology (ICT) hub aimed at improving the status of education at the school. »
Tuesday 18 Nov

BT announces new AMEA cloud services

BT has announced new cloud services aimed at supporting the expansion plans of its customers in Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa (AMEA).»
Monday 17 Nov

EOH CEO named All Africa Business Leader

SOUTH AFRICA
Asher Bohbot, CEO of Enterprise Outsourcing Holdings (EOH) Limited, has been named Business Leader of the Year at the CNBC Africa All Africa Business Leaders Awards.»
Monday 17 Nov

MWEB Business’ Top Technology Trends 2014 – 2015

MWEB Business predicts the top local technology trends for the coming year.»
Saturday 15 Nov

Cost of digital migration to consumers too high – Wananchi

SOUTH AFRICA
The cost of the migration from analogue to digital broadcasting needs to be reduced for the ordinary consumer if enough people are to be able to afford the set-top boxes necessary to watch digital terrestrial television (DTT).  »
Friday 14 Nov

Data revolution will shake banking sector, says NCC chief

NIGERIA
The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr Eugene Juwah, says Nigeria’s second revolution in data will have a significant effect on the banking sector.»
Thursday 13 Nov

2014 EMC Forum to be staged in Lagos

NIGERIA
The 2014 edition of the annual EMC Forum themed ‘It’s Time To Redefine IT’ is set to be staged in Lagos on November 25, at the Expo Hall of Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island. »
Thursday 13 Nov

Qrent expands across Africa

As organisations look to hire instead of purchasing essential equipment such as computers, printers copiers, LCD screens and projectors, the demand for Qrent’s services has grown across the continent. »
Wednesday 12 Nov

Teraco announces support for AWS Direct Connect in Africa

Teraco Data Environments has announced that it can now offer its clients high-performance network access to Amazon Web Services (AWS) by leveraging Level 3 Cloud Connect Solutions.»
Tuesday 11 Nov

Accenture previews digital disruption

NIGERIA
Speaking at Oracle Day in Lagos, Accenture has outlined the digital transformations already taking place thanks to ICTs, and the ways in which technology will change lives in future.»
Wednesday 5 Nov

Preparing for the workplace of tomorrow using today’s insights

A new survey, 'Workforce 2020', has revealed that most companies are not prepared to capitalise on the forthcoming workplace changes.»
Tuesday 4 Nov

IHS Towers announces $2.6bn capital raise for acquisitions

IHS Holding Limited has announced it has signed agreements for a capital raise of US$2.6 billion.»
Monday 3 Nov

IoE: $500bn in it for Africa

SOUTH AFRICA
The Internet of Everything presents around $19 trillion in total estimated value – with around $500 billion of potential value creation in Africa, says Cisco.»

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GSMA: half a billion mobile subscribers in SSA by 2020GSMA: half a billion mobile subscribers in SSA by 2020

The number of unique mobile subscribers in Sub-Saharan Africa will pass the half billion mark in 2020, says a new GSMA report.

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Africa lags on digital migration Africa lags on digital migration

Only three African countries have so far completed the digital migration process, and serious issues are hampering the migration in other nations.  

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Leading through volatility in Africa

For the businesses that are prepared to face the storm and manage the volatility afflicting the continent, there are still huge rewards to be had from doing business ...