MTN Group targets 40 million SMEs across Africa

The group's suite of services, including MoMo (Mobile Money), Ayoba, and Chenosis, will be showcased a two day SME event MTN is hosting this week.
Cape Town correspondent

Five ways that bot workers can help SMEs win

We’re still coming to terms with what this technology means and how we can use AI in any meaningful way.

African trade portal widens continental commerce

The portal provides integrated and reliable trade intelligence on international market performance and opportunities as well as market access conditions.

SA insurtech Root broadens reach into UK

Root’s focus for 2023 is expanding into the UK market and growing its team to support the expansion.

Empire Partner Foundation launches SA tech week, awards programme

South African tech innovators will be given the chance be recognised for their tech contributions at the inaugural event in Johannesburg in November

African start-ups score big at Milken-Motsepe agritech challenge

Biotech firm takes home $1 million grand prize; second and third place winners receive cash prizes of $300 000 and $150 000.

AWIEF opens registration for 2023 innovation forum in Rwanda

The conference has become one of Africa’s leading entrepreneurship, innovation and technology platforms, bringing together more than 1,300 entrepreneurs and startups.

Smart food cart programme launched for South African townships

Beneficiaries of the programme are provided with working capital, allocated a food cart fitted with location tracking and reporting device, as well as e-commerce app.
Apr 19, 2016

MTN ups cloud support for Africa's SMEs

Mobile operator launches new services platform in Rwanda, Cameroon.
Jan 19, 2015

Telkom to prioritise SMEs in 2015

South African fixed-line telco believes it is ideally positioned to meet SME ICT requirements this year.
Nov 3, 2014

SA's SME market buying into mobile tech

Strong response from small-to-medium businesses to mobile tech.
Feb 27, 2012

IBM looks into SME's in Africa

The African SME sector is a key market for IBM as it drives cloud computing technologies.