COVID-19
3:40
Mar 25, 2021

Monthly mobile money remittances breach $1bn mark

For the first time, more than $1 billion was sent and received in the form of remittances globally every month via mobile money, says the GSM Association.
3:20
Feb 3, 2021

Demand for digital skills ‘skyrocketed in Africa during 2020’

With digital transformation already a plight pre-COVID, this intensified last year says Cisco.
2:30
Jan 18, 2021

MTN debunks 5G link to COVID-19

The telco says 5G mobile tech has undergone extensive research, with numerous studies finding it has no negative impact on the environment or people.
1:50
Jan 11, 2021

Africa’s Top 15 Best Companies to Work in 2021 Revealed

Findings from this year program show how well businesses across Africa have adapted to the challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.
1:40
Jan 6, 2021

Zimbabwe under new lockdown as COVID-19 infections spike

Telecommunication and FinTech firms continue to operate as essential services.
1:40
Jan 5, 2021

Capital investment in African tech start-ups drops by 71.7%

COVID-19 disrupts venture capital flow into region’s fledgling businesses in 2020.
1:10
Dec 7, 2020

eBook: ADAPTAÇÃO À MUDANÇA

Acelerar o Crescimento e a Transformação Digital em África
3:00
Nov 11, 2020

Embracing a remote, video-driven business environment

Video conferencing has emerged as one of the best options to effectively facilitate remote working says James Ndegwa, Business Manager at Westcon-Comstor Sub-Saharan Africa.
0:40
Nov 9, 2020

Covid-19, Black Friday’s perfect storm

Industry experts agree that if anything, the global pandemic has heightened the value of e-commerce and underlined Black Friday as a trade season.
2:10
Oct 20, 2020

Tanzania to receive US$50.7m COVID-19 crisis budget

The pandemic has put increased pressure on Tanzania’s health facilities, social protection systems and has dampened the country’s projected growth of over 6.2%.
2:50
Sep 17, 2020

Blow to Ethiopia govt’s plan to privatise telecommunications

Reports have surfaced which suggest not all key players are on board.