News round up

Rise of mod apps in Sub-Saharan Africa

WhatsApp clones increasingly popular, but experts warn of security concerns.
Vincent Matinde
Dec 11, 2019

Top trends to impact digital infrastructure in 2020

Gartner has highlighted the trends that infrastructure and operations leaders must start preparing for to support digital infrastructure next year.
Dec 10, 2019

E-commerce will strengthen Egypt's banks in 2020

Rating agencies believe operators in the region will fare better than counterparts on the continent.
Mar 29, 2019

MTN's top brass cashes in millions

The mobile network operator rewards its top executives handsomely in the financial year ended 31 December 2018.
Jul 20, 2018

Kenyans to pay more for digital ride hailing services

Taxify and LittleCab confirm increases, while Uber will review existing agreements before making any decision.
Feb 8, 2018

Kenya's Sky.Garden raises US$1.2m seed funding

E-commerce firm plans to launch next-generation merchant platform later this year.
Jan 26, 2018

Rwanda to host review of Africa's gender gap in STEM

Results of survey measuring gender inequalities will inform report and white paper to be released in Kigali.

Africa's poor use of spectrum for IMT worries the ATU

Situation due to lack of enabling environment, approach to spectrum management says ATU official.
Oct 4, 2016

Ghana's United Africa Fruit wins international acclaim

Ghanaian company wins UK government's international 'Business is GREAT' competition to Liverpool.
Oct 31, 2012

African SAP User Group elects new Board of Directors

The new Board of Directors are expected to strengthen the African SAP User Group’s African strategy.

Bluekey takes gold at the 2011 SAP Partner Awards with SAP Business One Partner of the Year

Bluekey, which started in 2004, has won this prestigious award every year since 2005.
Sep 6, 2012

Sage ERP X3 Standard Edition Launches in Kenya

The Sage ERP X3 Standard Edition has been optimised to offer an agile and robust ERP solution.