Staff Writer
1:30
Thursday

US$500k earmarked to bolster financial services delivery in Nigeria

African Development Bank Group and MTN pen grant agreement to study women’s access to financial services.
4:10
Wednesday

MFS Africa announces expansion into Nigeria

Agreement to acquire leading super-agent network Baxi
1:50
Wednesday

Liquid launches Asia-US global internet transit route via Africa

The company establishes a global internet transit route between Asia and the US through Africa, avoiding high-risk bottlenecks in the Middle East and Europe.
3:40

CMC, Redvine tout first production implementation of EoSVR network

Using the Juniper/128 Technology Secure Vector Routing (SVR) routing architecture as foundation, the two organisations have launched an SD-WAN solution.
1:50
Tuesday

Nutanix announces new Field CTO EMEA

Hybrid multicloud leader confirms Dr Markus Pleier’s strategic promotion in response to EMEA growth.
2:20
Tuesday

Traffic surge on SACS as telcos eye opportunity in Americas

Angola Cables adds that the 6 156 km intercontinental subsea cable has halved latency between Africa and the Americas.
2:40
Tuesday

Nigeria’s Sendbox raises US$1.8m to expand market opportunity

E-commerce platform looks to target small-scale merchants and open up new markets.
2:30

Vodacom Tanzania records growth in mobile traffic amid increasing digital transformation

Despite a 5.7% drop in service revenue, company records increase in M-Pesa and data revenue.
6:20

Tech industry called on to unify behind 5G development

Challenges are there, but Africa has a real opportunity as Huawei’s Ken Hu outlines the current scenario globally at MBBF forum.
1:40

IHS Towers announces IPO pricing update

MTN has notified its shareholders of the development.
4:40
14 Oct

Nigeria home services app to get makeover after securing US$1.4m

Lagos-based platform’s latest funding round will help it to scale home concierge services for busy professionals.
3:20

Orange unveils latest digital centre in Abidjan

Company advances on Engage 2025 strategy, including the creation of a centre in each country where it operates.