ADC, TechAccess tie-up to deploy DCIM solution

The solution will be deployed in Africa Data Centres' two sites in Johannesburg, and its facilities in Cape Town, Nairobi and Lagos.
Staff Writer
15 Mar

Tech talent crunch hits East and West Africa, new study reveals

Over 90% of organisations in the two regions say the need for tech skills has increased in the past 12 months and the trend will continue this year.

Kenyans put a hold on buying smartphones as inflation bites

Consumer spending on smartphones declined as prices for basic commodities increased, constraining budgets for technology products.
10 Mar

Roam opens mega electric motorcycle plant in Kenya

The new 10,000-square-meter facility, Roam Park, unveiled yesterday, will house the company’s East African headquarters, and electric motorcycle production lines.

Nairobi now firmly on the digital map

County receives physical address and street naming system and is working closely with Google.
Feb 23, 2023

Kenyan treasury to launch digital platform for govt papers in Q12023

New system DhowCSD will allow for easier management of trading accounts in contrast to the current USSD system.
Feb 20, 2023

Safaricom plans to replicate Kenya’s success formula in Ethiopia

Safaricom PLC recently hosted its first investor day in Nairobi and provided detail about its aspirations in Ethiopia.
Feb 15, 2023

Africa prepared to fork out more for cloud

Cloud in Africa 2023 study shows investment in cloud services during COVID-19 paid off for South Africa, but counterparts on the continent are increasingly cognisant of cloud benefits.
Feb 15, 2023

Kenyan authorities uncover major mobile money fraud

Eight men arrested, alleged to be part of a criminal ring that defrauded mobile money users of over KES500-million.
Feb 10, 2023

Flutterwave licenced to compete in Egypt

Company is one of only a few service providers in the country that can facilitate local and international payments.
Feb 2, 2023

Nokia adds fibre to Liquid’s digital highway linking Kenya and SA

First terrestrial route that will provide 12 terabits of capacity for carriers and service providers in South Africa, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and the DRC.
Jan 31, 2023

African Tech Voices: It’s time to demystify Intellectual Property in Kenyan innovation

It is only by collaborating with others that we can begin to effectively address IP-related challenges in Kenya says Sheilah Birgen, Country Lead for Kenya at Innovate UK KTN Global Alliance Africa.
Jan 30, 2023

Kenya’s former Cabinet Secretary to head up JUMO

Joe Mucheru has been appointed as president of the company.