SA court dismisses Turkcell’s US$4.2bn claim against MTN

End to long-standing legal war between MTN and Turkcell after High Court of South Africa dismissed action by East Asian Consortium B.V. with costs.
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World Mobile using LEO satellites to expand network in Africa

Mobile telecommunications firm has rolled out services in Kenya and Tanzania, and is in advanced talks about expanding to Mozambique and Nigeria.
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NaaS specialist Cloudflare aims to be Africa’s ‘go-to’ DX services firm

12-year-old listed company competes on several fronts in Africa, and its leadership is confident of market success based on the coverage and capacity of its peered network.
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Why DIY your data management when a managed service is better and more cost effective?

It ultimately comes down to cost, and getting the right mix of skill, experience and service levels in-house can be difficult says Hemant Harie, MD at Gabsten Technologies.

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Africa, be smart about new cities

Frost & Sullivan consultant Sisonke Mgwebi, gives insight into Africa spending money on existing cities instead of building new cities.

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Cybersecurity talent in Africa: The challenges we face and the solutions we need

Research shows nearly two out of three responding enterprises reported having trouble recruiting and retaining qualified cyber professionals says Conrad Steyn, CTO and Head of Engineering for Sub-Saharan Africa at Cisco.

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Babyl & Novo Nordisk partner to provide an innovative approach to diabetes awareness and care in Rwanda
To support the initiative, Babyl will be rolling out a training scheme for clinicians to digitally provide diabetes care for patients, drawing on Novo Nordisk’s global expertise and best practices.
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Wallet Factory Reports Its 2022 Awards and Recognition Honors
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NielsenIQ Releases New Report Focusing on Sustainability’s Impact on Consumer-Packed Goods Industry
Climate change will force companies to rethink business models and transform in the next five years.
Arm Announces Appointment of Paul E. Jacobs and Rosemary Schooler to its Board of Directors
Both bring significant public company experience spanning technology development, business strategy and corporate governance to Arm as it continues to prepare for a public listing.
Planview Selects AWS as Its Preferred Public Cloud Provider
Planview teams up with AWS to accelerate innovation while enhancing customer experience.
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Silicon Valley Veteran Paul Sells Leads ABS Affiliate to Create an Industry First Software as a Service Company.
Hurricane Electric Brings Global Network to First Location in Nigeria With New Point of Presence at Rack Centre’s Lagos Data Center
econd location in West Africa will provide Internet Service Providers and other enterprises with additional cost-effective and high-speed connectivity options.
Audere Announces the Appointment of Dr. Doris Macharia to Board of Directors
Extensive global health expertise complements direction from existing Audere board members.
NielsenIQ Announces New Chief Financial Officer
Michael Burwell to be appointed CFO effective January 3, 2023.
Quectel Drives Digital Transformation of Energy Market to Help Resolve Global Energy Crisis
The utilities sector is a natural fit for connected technologies and is already being fundamentally transformed through IoT development.
FarEye Collaborates with Pepperfry to Improve Furniture Delivery Experience
Indian online furniture marketplace to improve order visibility, decrease delays and increase overall consumer satisfaction, throughout the last-mile delivery process.
Megaport Adds Cloud and Networking Sales Veteran Jeff Tworek to the Executive Team as Chief Revenue Officer
Jeff Tworek joins Megaport as Chief Revenue Officer after senior leadership roles at Contrast Security and Akamai Technologies.
Wipro Launches AWS Skills Guild Program: Step Up
AWS Skills Guild will transform the way Wipro employees engage with clients, helping drive optimal business outcomes from comprehensive AWS Cloud training.
Tecnotree Recognized by Gartner® as a Representative Vendor in Market Guide for CSP Revenue Management and Monetization Solutions
Tecnotree is a full-stack, 5G-ready, Digital Platform and Business Support System (BSS) provider for the telecom industry with AI/ML capabilities and multi-cloud extensibility.
Dar Launches Action Plan for a Net Zero Future in the MENA Region
Transformative sustainability solutions are available and can accelerate the MENA region’s transition to net zero, says Dar at COP 27.
EdVentures, Nahdet Misr’s VC, showcases the future of EdTech in the MENA region in a joint summit with HolonIQ
The 2022 Global Impact Summit comes as EdVentures celebrates its fifth anniversary and whereby EdVentures showcased the future of EdTech and investment opportunities in the Middle East and North Africa.