Amazon Launches Africa’s First Virtual B2B Technology Business Accelerator

As more startups focus on the booming cloud computer business, Amazon Web Services (AWS) has combined with technology accelerator Sw7 to provide what they...

Nigeria Endorses 5G Trial

President Muhammadu Buhari endorsed the trial of 5G technology at the MTN first live demo of 5G network (5th generation network technology) on Monday...

Africa retailer Jumia suspends e-commerce in Cameroon

Online retailer Jumia Technologies said on Monday it had suspended its e-commerce platform activities in Cameroon because they were “not suitable” for the African...

‘How digital tech can shape industry, others’

Digital transformation represents an opportunity for improving productivity and growth by enabling innovation and reducing the costs of a range of business processes.

China Telecom deploys PoP at Africa Data Centres’ South Africa facility

Africa Data Centres has announced it has extended its partnership with China Telecom Global through the deployment of a China Telecom POP...

Digital Transformation Programme to Unlock Black Industrialists Potential in South Africa

Digital Transformation Programme for Black Industrialists will help a great deal in supporting Industrialists under the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) programme...

MTN Nigeria officially launches mobile money operations

MTN will today officially launch mobile money, MoMo, operations in Nigeria, its biggest market and Africa’s most populous nation. Mobile Money schemes across...

Mobile Phones Replace Bank Accounts in Africa

It doesn’t look like the hub of an online bank. But that’s what the yellow and blue metal kiosk becomes when Albert Agane locks himself...

Google, Facebook, Amazon to Testify in U.S. against French Digital Tax

Alphabet Google unit, Facebook and Amazon are among the companies that will testify Monday at a U.S. government hearing on the French government’s digital...

Jack Ma, Ethiopian Minister Discuss Ways to Build Nation’s Digital Economy

Ethiopian Minister of Innovation and Technology Dr.-Ing. Getahun Mekuria met and held discussion with Jack Ma, Chairman of the Alibaba Group.   

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UK investors urged to deepen economic ties with Africa

The 2020 UK-Africa Investment Summit was attended by Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Cheikh el Ghazouani and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.

World’s second largest diamond the size of a tennis ball discovered in Botswana

In a unique collaboration, luxury fashion house Louis Vuitton is all set to transform a rare and...

UK-Africa trade and investment: who benefits?

There has been much hype about a major Africa investment summit being hosted by the UK. Attended by Prime Minister Boris Johnson and an array of royals,...