Sep 13, 2021

Southern Africa’s PC, tablet market shrugs off component, chipset shortage

IDC research reflects growth in the market in the first half of 2021.
Sep 8, 2021

Growth in Nigeria’s smartphone market as internet, affordability dominate consumer thinking

IDC market research shows decline of feature phone shipments into the country.
Aug 31, 2021

Africa’s mobile phone market continues on growth trajectory

IDC research shows with 54.0% share in Q2 2021, feature phones continue to account for the majority of the market.
Aug 27, 2021

‘Healthy growth’ within MEA PC device market

Shipments across the region reached 6 million units in Q2 2021.
Aug 20, 2021

Malware, Ransomware continue to test Africa’s security

85 million attacks in six months, with South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria and Ethiopia mostly targeted, according to Kaspersky research.
Jun 30, 2021

The business case for 5G in Africa

Is 5G genuinely a value-add on a continent that suffers from connectivity complexity and limited infrastructure asks Oluwole Babatope, Senior Research Analyst, IDC West Africa.
Jun 24, 2021

IT spend in insurance expected to reach US$135bn by 2024

Attributed to the fact that 73% of the financial services industry is projected to maintain or increase IT spending compared to 2020, according to a recent IDC InfoBrief sponsored by Liferay.
Jun 4, 2021

MEA’s PCD market expected to recover from early year dip

IDC research predicts a 2.4% year-on-year decline in shipping during Q2 of 2021.
May 28, 2021

IDC forecasts smartphone market jump, highest since 2015

5G shipments are expected to grow nearly 130% in 2021, while almost all regions outside of China will see triple-digit growth by year-end.
May 27, 2021

Record growth in MEA’s PCD market in Q1 2021

Market experiences strongest annual growth rate for 15 Years, according to IDC research.
May 21, 2021

IDC advocates digital resiliency as COVID-19 crisis continues

Business resiliency has fallen short and companies must now focus on capitalising on changed conditions, according to research and market analysis firm.