Nitin Gajria

Equiano subsea cable comes ashore in Swakopmund

Paratus Namibia, Telecom Namibia and Google have confirmed the development and have affirmed it will become fully operational in Q4 this year.
Christopher Tredger
Apr 20, 2022

Google scouts for tech talent in Africa to support continent’s first product development centre

Resource forms part of the company’s US$1bn investment in Africa’s digital transformation.
Mar 24, 2022

Togo first in Africa to host Google's undersea cable Equiano

Cable is scheduled to be operational by the end of 2022.
Feb 22, 2022

Google to train 100 000 African software developers this year

emand for African developers peaked in 2021 against the backdrop of the global economic crisis and impact of the pandemic, says Google.
Oct 6, 2021

Google backs digital interest in Africa with US$1bn investment

Investment focuses on enabling fast, affordable internet access, supporting start-ups.
Nov 16, 2020

Africa's internet economy to contribute US$180bn by 2025

Research identifies internet connectivity and Africa’s growing start-up ecosystem as key drivers.
Jan 17, 2020

Alistair Mokoena to head Google South Africa

Newly appointed country director will take up new post in April, the company states.