Staff Writer
2:00

Saad Toma appointed GM, IBM MEA

IBM has named Saad Toma as General Manager of IBM Middle East and Africa (MEA).
2:20
Thursday

Altron announces new executive appointments

Company introduces new Group CFO and new Chairman.
2:30
Thursday

Start-up Field Intelligence expands, targets 12,000 pharmacies by 2025

The African healthtech start-up crosses the 1.4 million threshold of serviced patients as it extends its reach across Kenya and Nigeria.
2:00
Wednesday

Vodacom South Africa, Nokia partner to prep for 5G expansion

Photonic Service Engine 3 chipset hardware integrated to strengthen Vodacom’s optical transmission network.
2:00

Kampala International University, Huawei partner to establish ICT Academy

CSR initiative will cover entire Huawei ICT talent development process.
1:50

IFC pumps R372m into Africa’s digital infrastructure

Connectivity supports economic growth and job creation, says the development institution, which wants to connect more African homes and businesses.
3:00

Cape Town leads in FDI ranking for Africa

Start-ups in Nigeria, Kenya, Egypt and South Africa raised a total of US$625-million last year, according to HAVAÍC.
2:40
26 Jul

Ghana preps CBDC pilot

Country claims to be the first in Africa to have begun work on the Fintech advancement.
2:20

Ecobank, Microsoft to support Africa’s COVID-19 stricken SMEs

Companies, together with LinkedIn and GitHub, to launch digital-focused training initiative.
3:30

Infrastructure Fund targets US$250m to help drive Africa’s digital agenda

Private equity investor Convergence Partners closes third fund of US$120m.
2:00

MTN earmarks R350m for SA network upgrade

Company adds that it is making progress on its 5G rollout strategy.