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MTN SA Foundation launches inaugural MTN Women in Digital Business Challenge

The MTN SA Foundation has announced a R1 million commitment to enable innovation, entrepreneurship, and job creation for women in the...

RocketNet teams up with Zoom Fibre to bring high-speed internet in Saldanha Bay

South African ISP, RocketNet, has joined hands with Zoom Fibre to roll out high-speed fibre internet in Saldanha Bay through what...

Nkwe Platinum partners MTN, Huawei to build Southern Africa’s first 5G-enabled metal mine

Nkwe Platinum and South Africa Zijin Platinum, subsidiaries of multinational mining company, Zijin Mining Group, have partnered Africa’s largest wireless carrier...

Consumers plan to increase social media shopping says Salesforce

When the pandemic struck, many retailers quickly pivoted from brick-and-mortar to online sales. With this quick shift to digital came the...

Global coding school Le Wagon launches in Cape Town

Global coding school, Le Wagon,will launch this week in Cape Town , South Africa, in partnership with the Red & Yellow...

Liquid Cloud selects Telesmart.io to ramp up efficiencies and enhance customer experience

Liquid Cloud, a business of pan-African technology service provider Cassava Technologies has selected Telesmart.io, an expert in global number and messaging...

Nomanini launches digital retail solution to support Africa’s informal retailers

Fast-growing African fintech platform Nomanini, has announced the launch of StockNow, a new supply chain finance solution that connects FMCGs and...

MTN Nigeria to roll out 5G network in August

Mobile operator MTN Nigeria has disclosed it will roll out its 5G network by 24 August 2022, reported The Guardian.

Harnessing Africa’s gaming potential with Huawei

Gaming is booming in Africa with forecasts that the industry will grow by 12% annually from 2021 to 2026. In part,...

Telkom Kenya unveils new bundle to share data, minutes, SMSs

Telkom Kenya, has announced the launch of the Changa Bundle, to enable the sharing of data, minutes, voice and SMS. The bundle can...

Google’s $1 billion investment to boost digital transformation for Kenyan start-ups

Kenya is set to benefit from a $1 billion investment by Google over the next five years to boost digital transformation...

You can now mute individual users during WhatsApp group calls

Messaging platform WhatsApp, has announced that it is now possible to mute individual users during group calls, adding to a number...

e-Commerce firm Appletree in drive to get one million African traders online

E-Commerce company Appletree Digital Commerce has launched the 'Taking One Million African Traders Online' movement (TOMATO), to unlock entrepreneurial opportunities for...

YouTube clocks 1.5 billion monthly users of Shorts, its TikTok clone

Tech giants are investing in short-form video to win back attention from users and creators Video giant YouTube...

The future of African super apps

Financial institutions are increasingly relying on apps and their turbo charged cousins, super apps, for much needed revenue growth. Organisations that...

World Bank rubber-stamps $480 million loan for South Africa’s vaccine procurement

South Africa's National Treasury has announced the approval of a ZAR7.6 billion ($480 million) low-interest loan from the World Bank, for...

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Vertiv shuffles EMEA leadership team

Critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions provider Vertiv, has announced changes to its Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) senior leadership...

Leveraging IoT with prefabricated edge datacentres

With many organisations moving from a centralised approach to data management towards a more distributed model, IoT-generated data is moving closer...

MTN SA Foundation launches inaugural MTN Women in Digital Business Challenge

The MTN SA Foundation has announced a R1 million commitment to enable innovation, entrepreneurship, and job creation for women in the...

MTN Nigeria partners mobility tech firm to reward good driving

MTN Nigeria, has partnered with ETAP, a mobility technology company that creates solutions and incentives to improve the automotive experience, to...

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