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AfCFTA can drive Africa’s industrialisation – but policies are key say experts

The continent must institute supportive policy reforms and foster trade, claim trade and economic experts.
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SA VC firm 4Di partners Mauritian conglomerate to bolster prospects

Partners close US$25m fund to broaden Africa-based investment portfolio.

MTN Ghana subscribers not fully registered face disconnection from 1 December

National Communications Authority instructs operator to disconnect customers who have not fully completed subscriber registration process.

EXCLUSIVE African Tech Voices: DBaaS provides African companies with an agile platform for growth

Database-as-a-service (DBaaS) is gaining momentum and providing companies with a more agile alternative to their traditional database environments says Phillip de Waal, Systems Engineering Manager at Nutanix Sub-Saharan Africa.

New skills initiative to power up Africa’s solar prospects

Huawei spearheads programme to upskill 1000 solar practitioners in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Zambia progresses with commercial 5G as MTN announces rollout

Operator plans to reach 100% 5G coverage in Lusaka, Kitwe and Ndola by the middle of 2023.

MultiChoice expands accelerator programme to eight more African countries

Having started in South Africa in 2021, next year’s Programme will be rolled out in Ivory Coast, Senegal, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Zambia, Angola and Ethiopia.

African Tech Voices: Is your business ready to breakthrough?

JG Pons, SVP and GM of Dell EMEA Client Solutions, delves into the culture opportunity your business can’t afford to ignore.

Huawei commits to global pledge to connect 120m people

Company signed ITU’s Partner2Connect digital alliance.

Tanzania’s Ramani announces US$32m funding

Software firm will use new capital to scale its network of MDCs and also launch a new micro-credit offering for select MDCs.

Paratus Namibia reshuffles its executive team to support expansion drive

Company will soon announce new Group positions to lead the charge for expansion in Africa says Group CEO Schalk Erasmus.