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2014.02.20

Econet Wins Big in Nigeria - Bharti Loses Appeal

An appeals court in Lagos has ruled that Econet Wireless International remains a shareholder in Airtel Nigeria, dealing a blow to the mobile operat..

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2014.02.18

The Internet of Everything - Will Africa Be Ready?

Kihara Kimachia

The Internet of Everything was first suggested by Kevin Ashton in 1999. It was originally referred to as the Internet of things ..

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2014.02.16

37 000km of Optical Fiber Laid in S. Africa, But Penetration of ICT Services Remain Modest

In his latest state of the Nation address, South Africa’s president Jacob Zuma indicated that 37 000km of fiber have been laid in South Africa in..

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2014.02.15

Invitation for Expression of Interest in The Majority Stake of Chad Telecommunication Company

The Government of the Republic of Chad has formally announced its intention to partially privatize its incumbent telecommunication operator, Socie..

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2014.02.10

Virtualization and It’s Advantages

ICT News

It is now becoming common knowledge that cloud computing will fuel the ICT development of many African countries. The discussion of clo..

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2014.02.10

The African Union is Making Some Progress on Internet Exchange Points

ICT News

The Internet Society has been selected by the African Union Commission (AUC) to conduct workshops for the African Internet Exchange Sys..

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2014.02.10

Public Key Infrastructure: The key to Unlocking Africa's Electronic Commerce Potential

Kihara Kimachia, ICT News

Would you enter into a serious business deal with someone who had no identification documents? When I state 'serious',..

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2014.02.03

One Laptop Per Child in Africa: Can it Succeed?

ICT News: Kihara Kimachia

One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) is the US-based foundation forging new partnerships in Africa. The OLPC was launched in 20..

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2014.01.25

Getting Into E-Commerce Through Affiliate Marketing - A $0 - $30/Month Investment Can Get You Started

ICT News

Following the rapid expansion of Internet connectivity in Africa, a lot has been said about the need for Africans to take advantage of ..

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2014.01.23

The Impact of Social Media on Africa's Political Landscape

Kihara Kimachia

If Facebook and Twitter were countries, they would be among the most populous nations. With a combined user base of close to 2 b..

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