Mthulisi Sibanda

Malawian scribes face weight of cyber crime laws

The International Press Institute has appealed to Malawi authorities stop arresting journalists using cyber-crime laws.
Mthulisi Sibanda

Top Botswana miner uses AI for diamond exploration

Botswana Diamonds, which is listed on both the London and Botswana Stock Exchanges, announced plans to use Planetary AI Ltd's Xplore technology, to mine diamonds.

Namibia launches telecom towers rollout project

This initiative aims to bridge the digital divide in the unserved and underserved areas of Namibia by providing access to connectivity, according to the government.
Feb 27, 2024

Intelsat partner Africa Mobile Network to connect Madagascar

The two companies are working to connect 500 sites in Madagascar as they aim to provide first-time phone broadband services to people across the country.

WHO taps into Africa's flourishing mobile money space

WHO is one of the worldwide organisations moving away from the inconvenient and risky habit of paying wages in cash.
Jan 31, 2024

Check Point unveils new partner programme

Check Point says its partnership engagement encourages partners to build specialist expertise, increasing the value of their services.

Qualcomm completes first Africa Innovation Platform

The Africa Innovation Platform comprises the Qualcomm Africa University Relations Programme, Qualcomm Academy and Qualcomm Wireless Reach Social Impact Funds.

RelyComply in RegTech100 list

The South African startup has been recognised as one of the most innovative companies in the emerging regulatory technology sector.
Dec 6, 2023

US-based Digi International seals strategic SA partnership

The collaboration brings together skills and experience of both firms, according to the partners.
Nov 22, 2023

Cloud adoption to boost SA's economy

According to a recent study, cloud adoption might result in the creation of 142 000 jobs, a reduction in carbon emissions of roughly 4,74 million metric tonnes. ,.

Ethiopia begins large-scale digital ID rollout

The Prime Minister's Office's National Identification Programme will produce these IDs within three years, including for migrant returnees, internally displaced people, and other vulnerable groups.
Oct 24, 2023

ALX welcomes fresh cohort of African tech students

Africans aged 18 to 34 with the capacity to travel to in-city tech hubs are eligible for the ALX initiative.