Staff Writer
2:30

MTN Rwanda gets green light to list on stock exchange

All is set for the mobile operator to list is on the Rwanda Stock Exchange on 4 May 2021.
3:00

Mauritius home to Africa’s ‘first global multi-media hub’

First phase of MediaCity Mauritius project, under the Smart City of Beau Plan, to be completed in 2022.
1:40
Monday

SA’s Rectron extends Acronis partnership to bolster cloud security

IT solution distributor expands offering amid increased cloud migration and cyber security threats.
1:30
Friday

Fintech start-up ImaliPay secures pre-seed funding for African expansion

Australian venture capital firm TEN13 invests undisclosed amount, focus is on Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa.
2:20

Paratus appoints new Group Chief Commercial Officer

Appointment sends out strong message to the market in Africa as the company drives growth strategy.
2:10
Thursday

Cable connecting SA, Mauritius, Reunion, Madagascar goes live

The 3 200km METISS submarine cable connects Mauritius with Africa and the world via Emtel’s points of presence in Johannesburg and Durban.
2:20

Angola’s Unitel pens three-year services deal with Ericsson

Agreement covers radio and core solutions in preparation for 5G.
2:40

Global Voice Group, Guinea partnership to digitise regulation

Country’s industry regulator pens agreement with GVG to deploy a mobile and digital ecosystem regulation platform.
5:30

Canadian software group Volaris makes offer to acquire Adapt IT

Offer is described as an alternative to, and materially in excess of, the unsolicited all-share offer that Adapt IT received on 27 January 2021 from Huge Group.
2:30

Prosus announces accelerated offering of Tencent shares

We have informed Tencent of our intention, which is understood and supported by Tencent says Prosus CEO Bob van Dijk.