Digital transformation should be top priority for Africa’s leaders

African leaders need to think digital always, especially now as the continent continues to grapple with the ongoing coronavirus crisis that has...

China’s R&D spending up

China’s spending on research and development (R&D) hit a record high at 2,23 percent of its GDP in 2019, up by 0,09...

Huawei Kenya launches online UniTech Talk lecture series on latest technologies

Huawei Kenya launched their new initiative UniTech Talk a regular lecture series for University lecturers, students and tech enthusiasts to share the...

Ethiopia to develop digital platform for coffee

Ethiopian Ministry of Innovation and Technology and Ministry of Agriculture have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop digital platform that...

Africa Union banks on technology for Covid-19 recovery

The African Union is betting on technology to jumpstart the continent's trade, travel and tourism. The body has put in place...

AutoX corners Shanghai self-driving taxi market

A company that seemingly came out of nowhere in 2018 and has been leading the pack in self-driving services ever since is about to...

Ethiopia: Young innovators win trophy for a mobile app that detects plant diseases

Established by two young Engineers, Debo Engineering PLC has become the Ethiopian country winner in MEST Africa Challenge Country Finals and win...

South Africa in line for first digital census

Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) will conduct a trial to the first ever digital census to be conducted in the country. The...

Ugandan e-commerce platforms power recovery from COVID-19 crisis

David Akanshumbusha sells groceries at a stall in Nakawa market on the outskirts of the Ugandan capital, Kampala. He’s...

SA mobile giant MTN exits Middle East to focus on Africa

Africa's largest mobile operator, and South African telecom giant MTN, announced Thursday it would pull out of the Middle East the medium term...

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Europe becomes major destination for Ethiopian commodities

European countries have become the major importers of Ethiopian commodities during the Ethiopian budget year concluded July 7, 2020, according to a new analysis...

Ethiopia to issue two Telecom licenses by March

The Ethiopian Communication Authority (ECA) has disclosed that it will award licenses for two telecom operators until March, 2021.

Meskel Festival colorfully celebrated across Ethiopia

Ethiopians are celebrating the Meskel Festival, Finding of the True Cross in various religious and cultural events across the nation.