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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.