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Mobile Money: Facilitating Commerce in Africa

Kihara Kimachia

The African Development Bank estimates that African consumers will spend $2.2 trillion by 2030. Despite the global slowdown over..

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CEOs Highlight Technology As Key to Business

CIO East Africa

A total of 87 percent of CEOs in Africa expect to increase their technology investment this year and list technology as a top th..

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Libya to Revive Its ICT Infrastructure

As Libya tries to get itself out of the quagmire that resulted from an ugly civil war and the gruesome bludgeoning to death of its leader, Colonel ..

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ICT Africa Optical Communications Workshops

ICT Africa will host a series of workshops on optical communications in selected African cities. The first event is being planned for Harare, Zimba..

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The Role of Communication Satellites in ICTs in Africa

With over 12 submarine fibre optic cables and more than 30Tbps of network design capacity at the submarine landing points in sub-Saharan Africa by ..

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The Role of African Regional Organisations in ICT Infrastructure Development

As 2013 comes to an end, it is important that we revisit the roll of African continental organisations, such as the African Union, African telecomm..

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The Real Cost of ICT Brain Drain Within Africa

ICT Africa News
15 December 2013

We have focused way too much on the loss of ICT talent in Africa due to brain drain from Africa to North Ameri..

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O3B Has the Potential of Boosting Internet Connectivity in Africa, But it is No “Fibre in The Sky”

ICT Africa News
13 December, 2013

As the anticipated launch of O3b , the other three billion, satel..

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Quality of VoIP in Africa – Tracing IP packets from the USA into Africa

ICT Africa News
8 December 2013

Africans, whether living in Africa or in the Diaspora, have explored many Voice-over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) ..

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South Africa ICT Industry Honors Mandela

IT Web
6 December 2013

The ICT industry has expressed its condolences on the death of former president Nelson Mandela, as South Africans – an..

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