Apr 19, 2021

Campaign mobilised to entrench internet as fundamental human right

#UnmuteTheWorld campaign launched to get all of Africa online.
Aug 28, 2020

Ericsson, UNICEF in alliance to map school connectivity

Three-year initiative to identify connectivity gaps in 35 countries, including South Africa.
Mar 25, 2020

Africa mobilises trained drone students

26 graduates from African Drone and Data Academy ready to reinforce healthcare, education on the continent.

Malawi's tech start-ups battle on

Innovators and tech hub operators bemoan lack of funding, resources and other support from banks, government and telecommunication companies.
Oct 6, 2016

Tigo Tanzania offers mobile solution for birth registration

Digital lifestyle firm introduces app to accelerate the provisioning of birth certificates for children under the age of five.
Sep 13, 2016

Zimbabwe: The humble SMS reinvented

 Five local towns invest in SMS-based tech to enhance service delivery.
Sep 28, 2015

Zambian govt bungles ICT examination in schools

Authorities cancel scheduled mandatory examination because of a lack of computers.
Aug 3, 2015

Zambia: union against making ICT compulsory in schools

Teachers union warns move is premature and would fail.
Feb 18, 2015

UNICEF partners Airtel to roll out free apps in Africa

Partnership to collaborate in 17 African countries.
Dec 12, 2014

Millicom, UNICEF partner to protect children online

Partnership aims to establish standards within telecommunications to better protect children online.
Nov 20, 2013

UN partnership struck to protect Zambian children online

The Zambia Information and Communication Technology Authority and Unicef seek to enable optimal and safe use of ICTs in the African country.