ICT Africa Headline News

2016.06.02

ICT Marred By Retrogressive Policies

By Emma Okonji
Stakeholders in the Information and Communications Technology sector are disappointed that the policy direction of the Muhammadu Bu..

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2016.06.02

Uber, Online Taxi Firm Launched in Kampala

By Jonathan Adengo
The local taxi operators are going to face competition given the entrance of global online taxi firm, Uber, a technology compan..

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2016.06.02

Internet Freedom - Why Access Is Becoming a Human Right

By Indra De Lanerolle, University of the Witwatersrand
When most people think or speak about internet freedom, they are often concerned with the r..

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2016.05.27

Is Handwriting Still Relevant in the ICT Age?

By Jonathan Maserejje
You cannot disregard the value and significance of (good) handwriting regardless of the advantages of information technology..

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2016.05.27

Chinese Businesses Facilitating Africa's Digital Transformation

By Wu Changwei
Huawei, Chinese telecom company, jointly tested Africa's first 4.5G network with MTC, the biggest telecom operator of Namibia, in W..

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2016.05.27

Ban Appoints Governing Body of 'Technology Bank' for Least Developed Nations

Ahead of a major United Nations conference on priorities for the world's least development countries (LDCs), Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has anno..

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2016.05.24

Irish Aviation Authority Completes First Milestone Towards Operating Aireon(sm) Alert

Mclean, Virginia — First step taken in establishing critical connection for space-based ADS-B data

Aireon LLC has announced the successful com..

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2016.05.24

Microsoft Funds Firms to Expand Internet Access

Tintswalo Baloyi — MICROSOFT has announced it has awarded Affordable Access Initiative grants to 12 entrepreneurial businesses to help scale thei..

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2016.05.24

RBZ Endorses Ecocash Diaspora

By Hugh Gombakomba
THE partnership between EcoCash and MTN Mobile Money will contribute significantly to foreign earnings as Zimbabweans working i..

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2016.05.24

Huawei Starts New Smartphone

Upon this background, Huawei unveiled last week six (6) smartphone solutions currently available in all leading dealer and distributor shops countr..

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