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realme partners Jumia to join Africa's smartphone boom

Jumia partners consumer tech company realme to provide consumers across Sub-Saharan Africa with new devices.
Staff Writer

SA’s RocketNet partners Zoom Fibre to power up BOABAB Project

Alliance to roll out high-speed fibre internet at Saldanha Bay as region advances on smart city vision.

UK-based Softline lines up another acquisition to solidify MEA strategy

Company acquires UAE’s Seven Seas Technology to broaden product portfolio and access wider market.
1:40 and Liquid team up to drive CXaaS in Africa

Liquid Cloud will use’s platform to manage voice numbers and support the growth of Customer Experience as a Service (CXaaS) across the continent.

Former Mastercard exec recruited to back Klasha’s bullish Africa scaling plans

Nile Younis joins as Klasha continues its rapid 2022 scaling to add value to cross-border African commerce.

African Tech Voices: Unlocking the full potential of the 5G ecosystem

There is an urgent need to use 5G-enabled technologies to accelerate a broader distribution of economic resilience says Matone Ditlhake, CEO at Corridor Africa Technologies.

African VC is still a “man’s world” and suffers for it

The quality of the sector's investments and ability to make a greater impact suffer as a result.

African business leaders expect start-up boom

Research shows nearly 70% forecast the value of start-ups in Africa will more than double in five years.

Africa readies remedy to transform pharmaceutical industry

“Africa can no longer outsource its healthcare security to the benevolence of others” said African Development Bank Group (AfDB) President, Dr Akinwumi Adesina.
27 Jun

Uber Eats enjoys the flavour of business growth in Kenya

Diverse offering and first-time customer increase cited as reasons for the company’s growth since its launch in Nairobi four years ago.

African Tech Voices: An Africa-G7 energy food and security grand bargain

Vera Songwe, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, says a new grand bargain between Africa, Europe and the US urgently needs to be forged.

African Tech Voices: 'If Kenya can do it, why can’t we?'

What is needed is for CSI initiatives to put the development of South Africa’s youth ahead of marketing and branding initiatives says Joran Molapo, CEO at Vastratech.