App development at the coalface of tech innovation in Africa

Organisers of the Huawei Apps UP competition highlight the strides being made in key regions like Kenya.
Aug 27, 2021

Tackling misconceptions around reskilling

G20 countries could miss out on US$11.5-trillion of cumulative GDP growth if the growing digital skills gap is not addressed, according to Accenture, says Robin Fisher, Senior Area Vice President, Salesforce Emerging Markets.
Aug 18, 2021

Conservationists mobilise tech to streamline operations in Africa

Peace Parks Foundation partners Argantic to deploy voice solution and strengthen organisation-wide communications.
Aug 16, 2021

aYo, MTN partner on insurance initiative for Ivory Coast

Two products launched, integrating MTN MoMo and aYo Recharge functionality.
Aug 11, 2021

Absa taps into SAP to transform its Africa Finance business

Kenya first site for S/4 HANA implementation, launched on Amazon Web Service Hyperscaler - an African first for the businesses.
Jul 30, 2021

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.

Start-up Field Intelligence expands, targets 12,000 pharmacies by 2025

The African healthtech start-up crosses the 1.4 million threshold of serviced patients as it extends its reach across Kenya and Nigeria.
Jul 22, 2021

Epicor Survey finds supply chain digital acceleration is critical to fruitful post-pandemic economy

As tech early adopters, midsize organisations predict growth and job creation will follow as 94% of respondents plan cloud adoption in 2021.
Jul 16, 2021

Adaptive learning trend under the spotlight at eLearning Indaba

Latest edition of industry event focuses on innovations to help meet the needs of individual learners.
Jul 16, 2021

IBS Intelligence and Software Group to spark a conversation around Credit Risk Management at an Africa & Middle East webinar

Webinar on Credit Risk Management 4.0: Balancing The Needs for Volume, Speed, Quality and Compliance’, focused on the Africa & Middle East Market.
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.

Arch Retail Systems now accredited Angolan POS service provider

Arch Retail embarked on the Angolan Compliance Project to ensure Angolan stores running on the Arch suite of products are compliant.