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Cisco launches Kenyan cyber security tech experience centre

Located at the University of Nairobi, the centre aims to support Kenya's cyber defence initiatives through skills programmes and training.
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Apr 17, 2024

South African regulator grants licences to AltCoinTrader

The announcement comes as Bitcoin hovers at all-time high levels and there is increased interest in digital assets in South Africa and globally.
Apr 9, 2024

Orange, Coursera to offer free certification courses

The partnership enables young people in Africa and the Middle East to learn digital skills for free and at their own pace.
Mar 25, 2024

InDrive upgrades app, announces new safety details

Following the upgrades, the number of trusted contacts has been increased from one to five, and inDrive’s can reach out to these contacts during emergencies.
Mar 20, 2024

Ethiopia’s Coopbank launches new apps with Temenos

The company said this will deliver a modern digital experience for conventional and Islamic banking with improved personalisation for more than 12 million customers.
Mar 19, 2024

Namibia launches historic 5G tech trials

Mobile Telecoms Company launched its 5G trials yesterday, while Telecom Namibia unveiled over 50 3G and 4G sites.
Mar 12, 2024

ExiPay, Izwe team up to launch new POS device in Zambia

The point of sale solution is able to process both mobile and card payments, tapping an underserved segment of the country’s payment landscape.
Mar 7, 2024

Peach Payments, Nedbank target ecommerce sites with new offering

Nedbank Direct EFT enables online shoppers to make secure payments straight from their Nedbank bank account without having to input their card details.
Mar 5, 2024

Venture capital EMURGO launches Web3 innovation hub

EMURGO Africa focuses on the regional implementation of Cardano blockchain and other Web3 technologies.
Mar 1, 2024

Axian joins connected women commitment initiative

According to Axian Telecom, by joining this project, it demonstrates the company's dedication to improving women's digital and financial inclusion.
Feb 29, 2024

Linux Foundation launches Tazama to curb fraud

The open-source programme will monitor bank activity and detect fraud and money laundering in real-time.
Feb 28, 2024

Microsoft, Orange unveil Africa SME digital transformation plan

Through this partnership, the pair aim to support 15,000 businesses throughout 2024, with an ambition to eventually reach one million SMEs.
Feb 28, 2024

MTN, Huawei partner to establish innovation lab

The R&D centre will focus on 5G, artificial intelligence, data analytics, cloud computing, and digital financial services.