Andrew Maramwidze

Risks Insights helps Botswana firms uphold ESG standards

The Botswana Stock Exchange will benefit from artificial intelligence platforms to help companies strengthen their ESG commitment.
Andrew Maramwidze
Nov 29, 2023

Orange Botswana opens tier 3 data centre

According to Orange, this data centre will operate as a catalyst for economic growth, providing businesses with the technological foundation they need to prosper in the digital age.

Huawei launches a skills transfer project in Botswana

Huawei promises to help universities provide trained workers to fulfil industrial demands while also advancing digital transformation.

Botswana begins IPv6 migration preparations

Botswana says the move will propel the country to fully realise the benefits of digitalisation and become a high-income country with a knowledge-based economy.

Botswana launches national digital skills roadshow

The four-month roadshow will include digital skills workshops at public libraries across the country for the elderly, youth, children, professionals, and entrepreneurs.
Oct 20, 2023

Botswana prepares for a mobile and internet summit

The gathering will examine the country's digital transformation while also highlighting the country's inadequacies, such as lack of skills.
Oct 18, 2023

Zimbabwe’s Tano Digital moves HQ to Botswana

Tano Digital Solutions has relocated its headquarters from Zimbabwe to Botswana as part of an expansion strategy.

The African Union pushes countries to increase broadband penetration

The African Union believes increased broadband usage will catalyse the continent's development.
Jul 28, 2023

Botswana's state telco expands network coverage to 45 villages

BTC says it is investing in network development in order to give users and customers with the largest coverage, fastest speeds, and best-performing network.

Andile Ngcaba’s inq. to launch AI centre of excellence in Zambia

The company is set to launch an AI Centre of Excellence in Zambia next month to develop African solutions and build talent.
Jun 30, 2023

Copper theft hastens fibre deployment in Botswana

The company completed its fibre to the home project in greater Gaborone, Francistown, Jwaneng and Orapa.
Jun 23, 2023

Absa Botswana introduces Mobi Tap app

The app allows merchants and SMMEs to use their phones in place of traditional Point Of Sale devices to process contactless card transactions.
Jun 22, 2023

Pan-African microfinance Letshego ramps up digital plan

Letshego intends to facilitate 80% of customer loan applications through digital channels in the next 24 months.