Andile Ngcaba

Africa needs deliberate investment in digital to benefit from tech revolution

Rack Centre and PwC outline objectives of a webinar that will focus on how the continent can leverage the digital revolution.
Staff Writer
Jul 26, 2021

IFC pumps R372m into Africa’s digital infrastructure

Connectivity supports economic growth and job creation, says the development institution, which wants to connect more African homes and businesses.

Infrastructure Fund targets US$250m to help drive Africa’s digital agenda

Private equity investor Convergence Partners closes third fund of US$120m.
Apr 16, 2021

inq. partners Elastic to stretch cyber security services in Africa

Alliance aims to empower clients with visibility across their networks, servers, security and advance their threat detection.
Nov 25, 2020

Andile Ngcaba touts broader support for start-ups, SMMEs

The Digital Council Africa plans to collaborate with industry players to boost support for start-ups and SMMEs, says council president Andile Ngcaba.
Aug 31, 2020

Rack Centre announces US$100m datacentre expansion plan

Funding will come from a US$250-million pan-African data centre platform established by Actis and Convergence Partners.

Fibre council rebrands to Digital Council Africa

The FTTx Council Africa changes its name to the Digital Council Africa, in a move to expand the digital transformation conversation across the continent.

Convergence Partners targets Cameroon with Vodacom Business Africa deal

Pan-African private equity player completes acquisition in Cote d’Ivoire, Nigeria and Zambia.

FTTH Council Africa Conference 2017 is the biggest fibre optic focused conference in Africa

FTTH Council Africa Conference 2017 will bring together 600+ industry professionals and gather some of Africa's top leaders and decision makers in the fibre optic industry.
Mar 16, 2015

'Wi-Fi growth and adoption will surpass that of the mobile era'

Leadership of Wi-Fi Forum SA predicts high growth of technology.
Mar 12, 2015

Wi-Fi Forum SA signals intention with connectivity

Newly formed organisation speaks of SA Connect policy, self regulation framework, key technologies at Conference.
Nov 12, 2014

'Africa's size a challenge to affordable broadband'

Size of the continent a challenge to accessing affordable broadband.