By Abbas Jimoh and Victoria Onehi The Federal Government has said it would build a $1bn Information Communication and Technology (ICT) company in the country to boost indigenous technology in Af..
By Ngaevarue Katjangua Windhoek — The Mobile Telecommunications company (MTC) has erected 14 new network towers countrywide over a period of four months in an attempt to increase and expand ne..
FiberGuide Signs an Agreement with Optical Technology Training (OTT) to Deliver Certified Optical Networking Courses in Africa.
The in-depth 5 day training course in optical networking is a key enabler for well-designed and implemented national backbones, metro networks, fiber to the antenna (FTTA) and data center interconn..
Uber driver partners are paid 75% of the fare paid by the riders. It follows that when Uber continuously reduce rider fares, partner driver revenue shrinks. Uber has argued that when fares are redu..
Load testing is instrumental to any web or mobile presence, whether it is e-commerce, bookings, media, governmental or something else – a modern ambitious enterprise needs to have the highest pos..
Uber Kenya and Sidian Bank launch an innovative Vehicle Solutions Programme valued at Ksh 10 billion for driver-partners and investors in Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 25, 2016/ -- Uber (www.Uber.com) and Sidian Bank (www.SidianBank.co.ke) announced today that they have partnered to launch an innovative Uber Vehicle Solutions Programme that wi..
There is a mood of impatience among the ministers, businessmen and education experts attending this year’s eLearning Africa conference in Cairo. Aware of the opportunity offered by information an..
World Panel SunStream™ Will Keep MTN Customers Charged in Energy-Strapped Region MTHATHA, South Africa, April 4, 2016/ -- MTN South Africa (www.MTN.co.za) launched its new promotional package ..
Boeing Defense: A pioneering webinar to bring together Supplier Management representatives from Boeing Defense, Space & Security and Tunisian aerospace manufacturers
Boeing presented eligibility requirements and a road map for what it takes to become a Boeing supplier TUNIS, Tunisia, March 30, 2016/ -- In partnership with the Tunisian Foreign Investment Prom..
Africa is home to the youngest population in the world with 200 million aged between 15 – 24 years. At the same time, Internet penetration in Africa is above 25% and growing. These and other publ..
IEC Telecom Group presents its humanitarian missions’ satellite solutions, services and products at DIHAD 2016 exhibition
Press Release IEC Telecom Group, as a YAHSAT and THURAYA strategic International Service Partner presents its humanitarian missions’ satellite solutions, services and products at DIHAD 2016 ..
Frost & Sullivan Applauds Biolargo's Innovative, Iodine-Based Water Treatment Technology in the North American Market
Mountain View, California — The AOS Filter was developed using the mechanics of the earth's natural iodine cycle Based on its recent analysis of the water treatment market, Frost & Sullivan re..
Free Basics Platform is now live - more than 60 new services are available across the 29 countries where Free Basic services are available, including 14 in Africa JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Nov..
Top ten advise from expert in web optimization: The Christmas shopping rush is soon upon us and the only thing we can be certain of, is that online shopping of gifts will continue to increase. B..
Microsoft have just released Microsoft Office 2016, and for anyone whose used Office over the years the latest version packs some powerful features. The Office experience has become even more consi..
Press Release Washington DC, October 23, 2015. ICT Africa, an information and communication technology company, announced today that it has launched a Thunderclap campaign to mobilize support..
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, October 15, 2015/ -- Viettel (http://www.vietteltelecom.vn) today announced the launch of mobile and internet services in Tanzania, under the brand name of Halotel. The lau..
Beyonic, a Global Mobile Money Aggregator, Announces Partnership with Mobile Accord to Expand Further into Africa
NAIROBI, Kenya, 30 September 2015/ -- Beyonic (http://beyonic.com), a technology company that aims to eliminate the rampant use of cash in emerging markets, is announcing a partnership with Mobile..
MDX-i Cloud Services deliver a solution tailored to meet the needs of enterprise customers in West Africa LAGOS, Nigeria, September 3, 2015/ -- MainOne’s Data Center subsidiary (http://www.mai..
According to the International Facility Management Association (IFMA), facility management (FM) is defined as “a profession that encompasses multiple disciplines to ensure functionality of the bu..
People and organizations can do great things with Cortana, Microsoft Edge, Xbox App, new Office Universal apps and more REDMOND, Wash., July 29, 2015/ -- Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) (http://..
UChicago and African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Announce New Partnership to Educate and Train Talented African Students
With new partnership, AIMS students will collaborate with researchers and graduates from the University of Chicago CAPE TOWN, South Africa, July 21, 2015-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-The Universit..
Launch project in Mombasa County, Kenya using technology to improve understanding of educational challenges in schools NAIROBI, Kenya, July 15, 2015/ -- RTI International (http://www.rti.org) -..
Alcatel-Lucent Achieves Distance Record for Undersea Data Transmission Over More than 10,000 km Using Unique 300G Technology in Africa
PARIS, France, 14th July 2015,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Telecom and cable Television operators in Africa are set to improve on quality and increase their clientele reach, thanks to an affordab..
JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, June 29, 2015/ -- 29 June 2015 – Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) (http://www.facebook.com) has opened its first office in Africa to further the company’s commitment to help bus..
TOP ICT AFRICA HEADLINES
FiberGuide Schedules Certified Optical Network Training Event in Zimbabwe
FiberGuide has announced today that it has scheduled its first Full Article
$1.2 Billion Debt - Access Bank, Others Take Over Etisalat
By Chima Akwaja and Nkechi Isaac Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services Limited, trading as Etisalat Nigeria, yesterday commenced restructu..
Mainone Says Will Become Largest Internet Hub in West Africa With Open-Connect Service
By Yemisi Odusanya MainOne, a telecom company said it planned to become largest internet hub in West Africa with Open-Connect Service.Mrs Funke ..
EUTELSAT 172B Satellite Begins Ascent to Geo
Launched last Friday by an Ariane 5 rocket, the EUTELSAT 172B satellite has entered a new phase of its journey into space with the initiation of th..