Innovation on Africa’s terms

Africa will be well-placed to take its place among the world’s technological and innovation leaders says Ndagi Job Goshi, General Manager, Liferay Africa.
Sep 20, 2021

Global initiative to give 3.4bn access to smartphones

The Vodafone and ITU project will identify policy, commercial and circular-economy interventions to increase smartphone access.
Sep 14, 2021

Airtel Zambia backs ITU, Cisco-led training initiative

Partnership with Smart Zambia Institute to provide STEM-focused training to school girls across the country.
Aug 4, 2021

Connectivity, Cameroon’s main tech conundrum

Despite development in digital infrastructure in recent years, tech entrepreneurs are still grappling with digital technologies and physical resources.

Africa’s tech ecosystem calls for consensus on spectrum management

Achieving consensus on spectrum management will play a major role in addressing shortfalls.
Jul 21, 2021

Botswana climbs on ITU’s security index

Country’s industry regulator attributes progress to national cyber security strategy launched in 2020.
Jun 21, 2021

Cameroon advances in effort to address gender gap in IT

Several organisations, including ITU, collaborate to introduce Connected African Girls Coding Camp in Yaounde.
May 24, 2021

ITU study lifts the lid on ICT adoption in Africa

Albeit slow, the African region witnesses signs of growth in terms of ICT infrastructure, reveals an International Telecommunication Union study.
May 17, 2021

SA domain space gains traction as world marks Telecoms Day

South Africa’s flagship internet domain from March 2020 to February 2021 experienced net growth of 73 000 domain names, according to ZACR.

Cameroon centres ‘Vision 2035’ plan on ICT development

Minister of Posts and Telecommunications said the number of internet and mobile users represents “non-negligible potential.”

Tanzania joins East Africa’s One Network Area

East African Community initiative established to eliminate high roaming costs.