Africa

Linux Foundation launches Tazama to curb fraud

The open-source programme will monitor bank activity and detect fraud and money laundering in real-time.
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5:20
4 hours ago

Teraco looks to maintain dominance in Africa

While SA has a whole lot of new competitors in the market, the company believes data centres wars will be won in the rest of Africa market.
2:10
7 hours ago

MTN, MasterCard launch MoMo virtual card for African markets

The deal is set to accelerate MTN’s mobile money ecosystem across 13 African markets, giving SMEs and individuals greater financial inclusion.
1:30
Yesterday

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.
1:10
Yesterday

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.
1:40

Flutterwave appoints first non-exec board member

Adenowo is a leader in architecture with a successful career spanning over 35 years, said the company.
1:40

Kaspersky provides bleak picture of African cyber security

In Africa, phishing assaults, which use social engineering strategies to trick people into disclosing sensitive information, increased by 29%.
1:30

Economic Commission for Africa aims to empower 650m workers with digital skills

Proponents claimed that Africa's digital economy has huge promise. However, unlocking this promise depends on eliminating key gaps, such as a shortage of digital skills.
1:50
20 Feb

4Sight’s growing partner programme key to Africa-wide coverage

The tech group added another 100 partners during the current reporting period and now reaches 55 countries.
2:50

Zandaux has no fear of Jumia’s ‘ghost of failure’

New e-commerce firm, Zandaux, launched in Johannesburg this week with Egypt launch scheduled for 29 February. It also has presence in Kenya and Nigeria.
1:30
14 Feb

Senegal dragged to court over internet shutdowns

The move has been hailed as a critical step towards holding individuals accountable for the internet restrictions imposed between June and August of last year.
1:10

CMC Networks connects Cerba Lancet Africa

CMC Networks is providing the African healthcare provider with a managed SDWAN solution, supporting innovation and improved operations.
1:00

Kaspersky appoints MD for META region

The company stated that Toufic, with nearly three decades of experience, seeks to expand on Kaspersky's regional presence in META region.