Jun 19, 2020

Africa’s ‘Amazon’ for COVID-19 medical supplies launches

The Africa Medical Supplies Platform unlocks access to critical COVID-19 medical equipment for all member states of the African Union.
May 25, 2020

Virtual celebrations to mark Africa Day

This year’s Africa Day celebrations will feature special virtual broadcasts from Parliament as well as president Cyril Ramaphosa.
Apr 5, 2019

France helps Africa leverage space tech

AU and countries including Ethiopia and Kenya stand to benefit from data exchange and access to tech resources.
Aug 20, 2018

Kenya's John Omo to head African Telecommunications Union

Communications Authority executive takes over as Secretary General for the next four years.
Aug 7, 2018

E-commerce – Africa's ticket to a potential US$75 billion by 2025

AU conference in Kenya in July highlighted the opportunity for the continent.
Jul 10, 2018

AU's cyber security convention of little consequence

Experts cite limited ratification by member states and a general lack of will to protect citizens.
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.

Africa has little cause for celebration as the Web turns 29

As the world toasts the internet's birthday, the continent must concede that it continues to play catch-up in providing access to the internet and attracting more users.
Feb 8, 2018

dotAfrica completes promotional expedition

Roadshow to encourage adoption of .africa geographic Top Level Domain has ended.
Feb 2, 2018

Is global assistance a threat to African Union's ICT integrity?

Industry analyst offers perspective on media reports that ICT infrastructure donated by China allegedly used to spy on organisation.
Feb 2, 2017

Smart Africa membership more than doubles

Chairperson and Rwanda President Paul Kagame confirms growth at 27th AU Summit.