Olusegun Ogundeji

Support for tech talent a prerequisite for Africa to leverage internet economy

Google and the IFC have predicted the internet economy would contribute up to US$180bn to Africa’s economy by 2025 and US$712bn by 2050.

UK-Kenya Tech Hub advocates ‘camels’ over ‘unicorns’

Organisation pilots initiatives to help address challenges faced by local entrepreneurs.

Liquid clarifies role in Project Taara

Company will serve as the core backbone operator to link up project with other service providers.

Partnership to disrupt Africa's digital freight market

Imperial Venture Fund, Lori Systems announce alliance to expand tech-driven logistic solutions across Africa.

Nigeria edges closer to e-SIM service rollout

MTN Nigeria and 9Mobile granted approval to trial technology.

Nigeria’s telecommunications under threat as unrest continues

Protests taking new and dangerous dimensions in some states, says local risk management executive.

Partnership to tackle Africa’s growing gender digital divide

Alliance between ITU and EIF will focus on Burundi, Ethiopia and Haiti.
Sep 22, 2020

Ghana preps for telco tower management overhaul

Country’s industry regulator to revise guidelines regarding tower deployment and will enforce environment impact assessment.
Sep 17, 2020

Nigeria mulls over crypto regulation

Latest Chainalysis report confirms heightened cryptocurrency use on the continent.

Controversy hovers over Sierra Leone Cable Limited unbundling

Conflicting messages between Presidency and Ministry over the company’s state of affairs.
Sep 14, 2020

Are we ready for a pan-African blockchain strategy?

Uncertainty hovers over regulatory frameworks for technology and this is hampering more widespread adoption say researchers.

MENA-focused telecommunications procurement group formed

First-of-its-kind forum under auspices of Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply.