Business Intelligence

Absa Botswana, Innovation Hub’s iBranch Recruiters to address skills shortage

Collaboration introduces Youth Hub to help address unemployment, digital skills shortage.

IBM to invest US$1bn in partner ecosystem to drive AI, cloud adoption

Company announces increased technical support, expanded framework of competencies and Cloud Engagement Fund.

Ecobank, Microsoft to support Africa’s COVID-19 stricken SMEs

Companies, together with LinkedIn and GitHub, to launch digital-focused training initiative.

Digify Africa, Facebook offer free digital skills via WhatsApp

Skills development initiative Digify Africa collaborates with Facebook to offer a WhatsApp learning platform to provide African youth with digital skills.

Better Connected: The pathway to a tech-driven future

By enabling more people to plug into global flows of information, communication, and services, digitalised infrastructure could grow the African GDP says Mohammed Amin, Sr. Vice-President – MERAT, Dell Technologies.
12 Jul

Huawei details strategy to lead Africa’s ‘bits to watts’ journey

Company to focus on renewable energy combined with tech-driven data and intelligence.
Jul 5, 2021

Egyptian e-commerce outfit MaxAB secures US$40m to fuel expansion

RMBV leads round with participation from leading global venture capital and impact investors.

Kyocera raises the stakes with game-changing range of intelligent A3 MFP TASKalfa devices

Kyocera has risen to the occasion by unveiling two new A3 colour multifunctional printers: the TASKalfa 3554ci and TASKalfa 2554ci.
Jun 28, 2021

Letshego launches Fintech offering LetsGO App in Botswana, Nigeria

LetsGO App targets government and civil servants employees on the company’s deduction-from-sources model.
Jun 21, 2021

Cameroon advances in effort to address gender gap in IT

Several organisations, including ITU, collaborate to introduce Connected African Girls Coding Camp in Yaounde.

Africa Digital Foundry centres Standard Bank, Microsoft’s DX ambitions

Foundry is a strategic alliance through which companies plan to reach 100 million customers in Africa over the next five years.