Africa

New innovation trumpets Africa’s growing interest in Metaverse

African tech start-up SodaWorld, recently backed by Swiss venture capital firm, is a platform designed to connect musicians with revenue opportunities.
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Sales on contact – go digital but not ‘disparate digital’

Integration of a contact centre platform with CRM delivers the perfect customer journey and CX says Anne-Meine Gramsma, Chief Commercial Officer of ContactCenter4ALL.
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Niger launches digital platform to bolster trade

Webb Fontaine and the Niger Chamber of Commerce and Industry launch Niger National Single Window (NNSW) platform.
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Yesterday

Vodafone Ghana’s Telecel deal hangs in the balance

Country’s National Communications Authority puts the breaks on, but denies it is blocking the planned acquisition.
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Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa and Uganda come up trumps for MTN

Performance by MTN’s operations in Africa has helped the operator maintain its course.
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EXCLUSIVE: African Tech Voices: Future proofing IT environments with intelligent data management solutions

For organisations to make decisions and deliver microservices and respond to market changes based on what the data tells them, they need to ensure their data is flawless says Kate Mollett, Senior Regional Director at Commvault, Africa South & East.
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Wednesday

Ericsson, SkyMax network to fire up 5G interest in Sub-Saharan Africa

Companies look to build next-gen 5G broadband network, inclusive of a digital services delivery platform.
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Wednesday

PayPal product guru joins Klasha as Lagos multinational firm rides growth wave

Lagos-and San Francisco-based e-commerce firm appoints Ayman Jawhar as its Chief Product Officer.
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Wednesday

Seacom partners BT to extend enterprise reach into Africa

BT services offered with local support and delivered over Seacom’s infrastructure.
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Tuesday

The under of representation

Female representation in the technology sector is dropping; how can the world reverse this trend to gain the immense value that women bring to the digital table asks Mandisa Ntloko-Petersen, CMO at BCX.
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SA VC firm HAVAÍC backs FinAccess to grow across Africa

The software solutions provider supports the growth and scaling of SACCOs and co-ops across East Africa.
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African Tech Voices: Digital trade key to unlocking Africa’s economic potential

The digital transformation of customs and borders in Africa could improve efficiencies in processes and yield trade gains on the continent of US$20-billion a year says Ope Babalola, Managing Director of Webb Fontaine.
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Five reasons why GMT+2 is Middle Earth for tech talent

Job marketplace OfferZen’s co-founder, Phil Joubert, shares the magic of the time zone that connects East with West, Asia with the Americas, and software developers with international companies.