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What the Future of African Broadband Could Look Like - Testing Real-Life Lte in Kampala

London — The subjective experience of using the Internet in Africa has always been a strange one. Having been using it for over 14 years, we know..

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Phase3 Nigeria broadband investments hits $110m

By Ben Uzor Jr

Phase3 Telecom, a Nigerian fiber optic network company, says it has so far invested $110 million to roll out broadband services t..

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ICT Africa Announces a One Stop Web Page for All ICT Related Events in Africa

Press Release
Johannesburg, South Africa (PRWEB) May 02, 2013

ICT Africa has announced the creation of an ICT in Africa events page on their w..

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Frustrated Over the Failure of Electronic Voting Systems in Kenya

ICT Africa Writer
March 3, 2013

We have strongly advocated for the use of ICTs in elections in Africa, but the failure of the Kenyan electronic..

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Telkom SA Broadband Trial a Success

IT News Africa
February 25, 2013

Telkom South Africa is pleased to report that its high-speed broadband trial has been successful.

On the ba..

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Isabel dos Santos, owner of the largest mobile company in Angola is first African female billionaire

From BBC News

Isabel dos Santos, the eldest daughter of Angola's president, has become Africa's first female billionaire, US financial magazine..

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US Navy fighting pandemics in Africa, South America with smartphone app

By Allison Barrie
War Games
Published February 07, 2013

The Navy is leveraging an everyday technology to fight outbreaks and provi..

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Africa: Clinton Announces $86.5 Million in Public-Private Partnerships

By Jane Morse, 31 January 2013 Africa:

Washington — On her last day as secretary of state, Hillary Rodham Clinton announced four new or expan..

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Nigeria should lead Africa’s ICT revolution

ICT Africa team

There is increasing evidence that broadband drives economic growth and job creation. Without accelerating broadband penetration,..

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Kenya: Crackdown On Hate Speech to Begin

By Simon Ndonga, 9 January 2013:

GOVERNMENT is today expected to announce a number of measures aimed at controlling hate speech, especially on t..

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