Savious Parker Kwinika

Strike against Uganda's e-tax suspended

The Ugandan president issued the directive to halt the Electronic Fiscal Receipting and Invoicing Solution after meeting with traders at State House Entebbe.
Savious Parker Kwinika

Industry opposes Uganda’s electronic taxing system

The Uganda Revenue Authority says using electronic financial devices and e-invoicing on corporate transaction systems will help with tax collection.

Post-war Ethiopia prioritises ICT infrastructure renewal

The destruction of technology systems caused major interruptions in the healthcare, preventing the timely reporting of crucial data.
Feb 9, 2024

Anonymous Sudan attacks again, this time in Uganda

Anonymous Sudan has claimed responsibility for a DDoS attack that impacted cellphone providers in Uganda this week.
Feb 8, 2024

Concerns over Starlink application in Botswana

The application by low-orbit satellite service, Starlink, to operate in Botswana is mired in uncertainty.
Jan 9, 2024

Chinese firm Longyuan pledges to help solve SA energy problem

Longyuan South Africa Renewables says it has so far invested $273.2 million in wind energy solutions in De Aar.
Dec 14, 2023

Morocco leads the MEA region in mobile anti-fraud growth

In a new 2023 edition of the Direct Carrier Billing Index, Evina claims to have delved into the current changes in the area of DCB, particularly in the Middle East and Africa.
Nov 30, 2023

MTN Nigeria promotes 5G in energy, education sectors

Partnerships with Seplat Oil and Gas, as well as Huawei and Baze University in Abuja, were cited as encouraging adoption of 5G by the pan-African telecom operator.
Nov 16, 2023

Gugulethu latest South African mine to get 5G

The parties are looking forward to further discussions, including the possibility of launching a three-phased project to install 5G connectivity on the mine campus.
Nov 14, 2023

AFRICACOM: Huawei claims success in helping Africa’s digitalisation

The telecoms equipment vendor showcases some of its installations, made over the past year, across the continent.
Oct 27, 2023

Starlink seen as no threat to local data sovereignty

There are caveats, and regulation is needed to ensure.
Oct 13, 2023

MTN SA's finance chief applauds MoMo's progress

Bradwin Roper discussed the progress of MTN's Mobile Money (MoMo), which has over 8 million registered members in South Africa and has been exported to 17 other African markets, in an interview.