Oct 2, 2020

‘New normal’ accelerates demand for digital skills, 4IR tech

Digital Nigeria eLearning Platform launched to bolster local skills development.
Feb 7, 2020

Africa Data Centres Association preps for greater investment in 2020

Trade organisation for datacentres in Africa, established in Marrakech in September 2018, is adamant investors are after 'the next growth frontier.'
Jan 13, 2020

Zimbabwe gives tax system a digital overhaul

Southern African country leverages US$10-million grant from the African Development Bank.
Jan 10, 2020

US$33-million injection for Africa's SME development

African Guarantee Fund to focus on financial guarantees for over 10,000 SMEs via partner financial institutions.
Dec 4, 2019

New coding tool launched to bolster skills development

African Development Bank, Microsoft aim to scale up the program to 130 centres of excellence across the continent over a 10-year period.
Apr 9, 2019

A new dawn for Africa's blockchain ecosystem?

Mauritius-based Horizon Africa launches platform to encourage more widespread implementation.
Feb 8, 2019

South Korea ready to partner with Africa on technology

Pilot project launched in Tunisia using drone technology to develop agriculture.
Sep 27, 2018

CAB backbone project enters fourth phase

Gabon, Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea to link up.
Jul 30, 2018

Tunisia pilots drone project to bolster agriculture

Partnership established with AfDB and South Korea's Busan Techno Park.
Jun 14, 2018

Rwanda ploughs US$30 million into innovation

Prime Minister confirmed plans to increase budget allocation annually.
Jun 7, 2018

AfDB coding initiative aims to create 9 million jobs

Coding for Employment Program launched to support youth and women in Côte d'Ivoire, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda and Senegal.