Andrew Maramwidze

Botswana invests in latest diagnostic tech to combat diseases

Local healthcare firms partner Health Ministry and Swiss biotech firm to roll out new diagnostic system.
Andrew Maramwidze
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Botswana Telecommunications Corporation preps mobile network for 5G

Telco engages French company Infovista to test, benchmark and improve mobile network performance.
2:00

New digital platform to boost inter-Africa market trading

African Securities Exchanges Association launches AELP or African Exchanges Linkage Project.
1:50

Botswana’s auditors urged to mobilise on the front line in cyber crime war

While cyber security management must come from an organisation’s leadership, internal auditors have a key role to play says gov’t.
1:30

Botswana to launch first telecoms satellite in 2023

Southern African country has announced the completion of the mission-critical ground communication station.
2:10

Orange Botswana 5G is a shot in the arm for country’s e-health

Company is the first Orange subsidiary in Africa to launch 5G network which health professionals say will help boost telemedicine.
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Oct 28, 2022

Botswana issues first virtual asset provider licence

Yellow Card Financial secures VASP licence after being approved by the Non-Bank Financial Institution Regulatory Authority.
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Oct 27, 2022

Orange launches 6th Women’s Digital Centre to tackle gender disparity in tech

New centre is located in Chobe, a tourist hub, and can cater for up to 60 women.
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European blockchain firm gets BotswanaPost’s stamp of approval

Deal between the country’s national postage operator and Stampsdaq Estonia OU confirmed.
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Oct 24, 2022

Orange looks to help fill gaps in Botswana’s innovation space

Company underlines value of its annual Social Venture competition.
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Botswana’s gov’t urged to ensure data is at core of smart cities ambition

Smart cities model is gateway to night economy says construction industry trade representative body BOWICO.
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COVID-19 fast-tracked digitalisation exposes banks vulnerability

Botswana’s Reserve Bank’s Banking Supervision report states that the instituted risk management measures are considered to be unsatisfactory.
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Botswana’s telecoms regulator takes swipe at digital broadcasters

Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) bemoans muted response by operators to digital opportunity.