Jun 23, 2020

Africa needs accelerated ICT, renewable energy investment

UNESCO’s Dr Huber Gijzen encourages investment in renewable energy and ICT infrastructure on the continent, to boost education efforts.
Jan 18, 2019

SAP Africa Code Week exceeds target, trains 2.3m

The skills development initiative empowered millions of youth with basic coding skills, almost doubling the previous year's numbers.
Nov 14, 2018

High demand for tech skills as African cities smarten up

Data scientists, analysts and cloud specialists sought-after as market pushes for open IOT ecosystem on the continent.

SAP sets ambitious target for Africa Code Week

 The digital skills initiative has empowered 1.8 million pupils with digital skills, as SAP sets its sights on 600 000 more for 2018.
Jun 12, 2018

Africa Code Week underway in Madagascar

First-part series of Train-the-Trainer workshops saw over 200 teachers, parents receive open-source Scratch training.
May 9, 2018

Kagame warns that technological advancement is not a panacea

Rwanda's President has cautioned against believing that technology will compensate for other shortcomings at Transform Africa 2018.
Dec 15, 2017

eLearning Africa looks to unite continent in 2018

Ongoing skills shortages in ICT, digitalisation among several challenges to be raised at next year's conference.
Oct 31, 2017

UN trade org's report proposes new path for ICT in Rwanda

UNCTAD's review of the country's progress in building a knowledge-based economy recommends broader application of ICTs.
Oct 26, 2017

Ministers meet in Mozambique to chart Africa's route to innovation

Over forty delegations have convened in Maputo to discuss continent's strategy.
Oct 20, 2017

Mozambique comms regulator recommits to Community Multimedia Centre project

INCM has pledged to equip facilities with computer equipment and other support in a newly signed MoU.