2015 Tigo Digital Changemakers launched

2015 Tigo Digital Changemakers launched

Tigo Ghana and Reach for Change have announced the launch of the 2015 Digital Changemakers competition. Read More

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Wednesday 9 Sep

Yudala looks to drones for delivery

Nigeria’s e-commerce platform, Yudala, says it plans to use drones to deliver orders to customers.»
Tuesday 8 Sep

Microsoft promotes Africa’s innovators through DEMO Africa 2015

Using the Demo Africa platform as a veritable vehicle for the development of African innovators, Microsoft, under the 4Afrika Initiative, has confirmed its support for the upcoming DEMO Africa event in Lagos. »
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.  »
Thursday 27 Aug

Terragon Group releases Digital Insights on the Nigerian banks

Terragon Group has released its Research Report which highlights the use of digital media by Nigerian banks and what impact these activities have on their overall business.»
Wednesday 26 Aug

High tech homes: Just press play

High tech, digital homes where everything is automated and connected aren’t the stuff of science fiction any longer, says BNC Technology.»
Friday 21 Aug

Young innovators shine during pitch sessions

Botswana saw an array of upcoming tech wizards selling their ideas during the Vendors’ Day pitch sessions this week.»
Thursday 20 Aug

Is Botswana’s innovation fundable?

Financiers meeting on the sidelines of the BIH Vendors’ Day in Botswana have debated whether Botswana’s innovation environment is mature enough to attract funding.»
Friday 14 Aug

SADC lends weight to STI

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has put its weight behind the regional initiatives to boost Science, Technology and Innovation (STI). »
Thursday 13 Aug

Ericsson AHUB to Connect African Innovators and the Business Community

Ericsson has announced that it will be hosting an innovation station named “Ericsson AHUB” in partnership with Informa at AfricaCom 2015, Cape Town, 17- 19 November. »
Monday 3 Aug

SweepSouth first SA startup to join Silicon Valley’s 500 Startups accelerator

Silicon Valley-based venture capital fund and startup accelerator 500 Startups has announced its 14th batch of startups, which includes the South African home cleaning service, SweepSouth.»
Wednesday 22 Jul

ITU beckons Nigerian innovators, SMEs

ITU Telecom World 2015 will be an opportunity for innovators in Nigeria to showcase their creative and business acumen.»
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.»
Thursday 16 Jul

Tigo launches Tigo Digital Changemakers Competition 2015

Tigo Rwanda, in partnership with non-profit organization Reach for Change, has launched the 4th edition of the Tigo Digital Changemakers Award.  »
Wednesday 15 Jul

Samsung unveils SUHD TV in Nigeria

Samsung Electronics West Africa has introduced the world’s first Curved SUHD TV to Nigerian consumers at a launch organised to unveil its new range of Ultra High Definition televisions. »
Monday 13 Jul

Ugandan developer creates directory for Kampala Service Providers

A creative Ugandan developer has created an online service provider directory that provides vital contacts for major service providers around Kampala city.»
Monday 6 Jul

Diamond Bank CEO wins Best Digital Banker of the Year

Diamond Bank Plc’s CEO, Uzoma Dozie, has won the Best Digital Banker of the Year award of the American Banker, Bank Technology News.»


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Connectivity critical for Nigeria's ICT sector, says SES chiefConnectivity critical for Nigeria's ICT sector, says SES chief

Connectivity is vital for any country to fully optimise the huge potential of cyberspace, SES Sales Manager for West Africa Joy Nma Emenike tells Kokumo Goodie.


High tech homes: Just press playHigh tech homes: Just press play

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