Samuel Mungadze

Namibia embarks on a major space port project

Satellite technology is gaining ground on the African continent, with telecom companies and governments committing to use it to meet connectivity targets.
Samuel Mungadze
2:30

South African fintech Ukheshe rebrands to EFT Corporation

The transition from the Ukheshe brand follows the acquisition of EFT Corporation earlier in the year.
1:30
14 Jun

Video: Acer announces local monitor production in South Africa

Local production at its Boksburg assembly plant set to start in July.
1:30

MultiChoice’s fintech foray with Moment paying off

MultiChoice says Moment was instrumental in the relaunch of its video-on-demand platform, Showmax.
1:10

SAP integration problems haunt Spar Group more than a year later

A decision has now been made to ‘’deploy a more cost-effective warehouse management system’’
1:30

African Development Bank, Intel to train millions in AI

The training in AI will address socioeconomic issues and increase productivity in important growth sectors such as agriculture, health, and education.
2:10

Insur-tech Root keeps moving with Mauritian expansion

Mauritian CIM Finance has partnered with Root to integrate the insur-tech’s policy management system into its existing infrastructure.
1:30
31 May

Oracle to open two public cloud regions in Morocco

Oracle will be the first hyperscaler to establish public cloud regions in North Africa.
2:40

5G remains next major frontier in telecoms technology

According to a senior industry executive, 5G will accelerate the growth of the Internet of Things, resulting in enhanced automation, efficiency, and quality of life.
1:50

MTN projects $12bn digital infrastructure spend in 6 years

MTN Group chair Mcebisi Jonas says digitisation and 4IR are transforming Africa's prospects, necessitating the need for reliable digital infrastructure.
2:30
May 24, 2024

Google, Liquid unveil Umoja cable, linking Africa to Australia

Umoja was constructed in conjunction with Liquid to create a highly scalable route through Africa, complete with access points that will allow additional countries to use the network.
3:00

Kenya gets $1bn digital support from Microsoft, G42

One of Kenya's investment goals in the deal is a green data centre being developed by G42 and its partners to run a new Microsoft Azure East Africa Cloud Region.
1:50
May 22, 2024

Axiz uses Mauritius as expansion springboard into Africa

The company believes the country is one of the most mature in Africa and will host a two-day Summit in Mauritius to discuss the rapidly changing technological landscape.