Helios Towers Gets Recognized For Great Service in DRC

Telecoms tower company, Helios Towers Africa (HTA), has achieved the internationally recognised OSHAS 18001 standard in the DRC  making it the first and only...

GDGLagos and Devcenter To Host Machine Learning Event

Machine Learning is at the heart of the next computing revolution. From cars that drive themselves, to chat bots and recommendation engines on e-commerce...

Are you an aspiring tech entrepreneur? Apply for MEST class of 2019

Applications for the #MEST Class of 2019 are now open in South Africa! Through this link, you can apply to join the next cohort...

Alibaba’s Jack Ma launches a $10 million African Young Entrepreneurs Fund for tech startups...

Jack Ma, Alibaba founder and executive chairman has launched a $10 million African Young Entrepreneurs Fund to support youthful online entrepreneurs across the continent....

Ad Dynamo Appointed as Exclusive Twitter Ads Partner in South Africa

  Ad Dynamo has been appointed by Twitter as its exclusive ad sales partner in South Africa and is set to work with brands and...

  Top 3 Data Recovery Software Review 2016

                            Have you ever thought of ways to recover lost data? The...

Epson & SMART to provide market-leading collaborative learning

Epson and SMART Technologies are working towards providing teachers and lecturers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) with effective interactive learning. Epson’s...

How to Grow Your Business with Instagram

Most business owners recognize that Instagram should be an important part of their social media marketing strategy. It has over 800 million active users...

Safaricom sets the record straight on security tender

Safaricom has come to out to clear the air as pertaining to the implementation cost for the public safety security project awarded to the...

Tigo Pesa Masterpass QR payments solution goes live in Tanzania

Mastercard and Tigo announced today that Tanzanian’s can now use their Tigo Pesa app to make quick, easy and secure payments with Masterpass QR....

The NSA & hackers might access your Windows Computer if you do not install...

Yesterday, a group known as Shadow Brokers released tools used by the NSA to hack into windows computers. The tools are currently available to...

Jumia Food promises to deliver your food in time wherever you are in Africa

Jumia Food is launching a on-time delivery guarantee for all Jumia Food App users across Africa expediting the delivery process while giving customers power...

How To Avoid Being A Victim Of Fuel Fraud In Nigeria

Fuel has always been an integral component of our lives in Nigeria. The unfaltering challenges with power supply and distribution faced over the years...

Why Uganda’s High Court Declined To Block Sim Registration Process

The Uganda Communication Commission (UCC) continues with Sim registration after the high court declined to block the process. Justice Eldard Mwangusya while responding...

Pamoja’s Cloud Service ecosystem fast taking shape in Africa

  Pamoja has entrenched the value of its service in East Africa and has made this high-growth region its base. Having made enough partnerships, the...

4 Amazing Apps That Will Help You Save Money

When it comes to saving money the hustle can get quite intense. You may have a bank account or something else that helps you...

Ideas That Achieve Scale Can Only Do So With Government Support-Anike Lawal, CEO Mamalette

Mamalette is a startup for mothers who are looking for valuable and lifesaving information both online and offline. Anike talks about her startup, motivation...

DEMO Africa 2018 Applications Now Open

The applications for the 2018 edition of DEMO Africa in Morocco is officially open for startups in Health, Education, Agriculture, Commerce, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Entertainment, Energy,...

Craft Silicon’s cab hailing firm Little to launch in Nigeria early 2017

Craft Silicon and Safaricom-backed Little, a Kenyan taxi hailing firm is set to launch in Nigeria in the first quarter according as it pursues...

The Rise of Online Gambling in Kenya

With over 41 million people in the country and more than 30 mobile phone users, online gambling is on the rise in Kenya although...

MTN partners Visa on mobile money

MTN Mobile Money users will now be able to make transactions everywhere that Visa is accepted as a result of a partnership agreement between...

Ashish J. Thakkar’s Mara Launch Fund Announces Its First Investment, Into Charcolite Firestarter Ltd

This Friday November 16, Mara Launch Uganda Fund will announce its first investment of its US$ 38,000 into  Charcolite Firestarter Ltd a Kampala based...

AfDB Offers $145 Million For The Construction Of The Kenya-Tanzania Power Line

The African Development Fund (AfDB) has approved a $145 million loan request by Kenya and Tanzania to fund the building of an electricity line...

CEO Weekends: Telkom & MultiChoice Partner To offer South Africans An Internet-connected Decoder

  South African telco company Telkom and MultiChoice have come together in order to offer a new Internet-connected DStv Explora decoder for free as part...

CEO Weekends: UON $120,000 for a mobile phone-based innovation for Ante-natal care

A team from the University of Nairobi has been awarded US$120,000 for a phone-based innovation that is designed to encourage...

4 Best mHealth Apps In Africa

As Africa's health industry takes a new level we forget to include the mHealth apps in Africa. These are the apps that have made the...

No Platform is Immune from Ransomware- Sophos Report

In 2017, ransomware predominately attacked Windows systems in the last six months but Android, Linux and MacOS platforms were not immune according to the latest SophosLabs...

Hackers target social media accounts of Nigeria’s ruling political party

Nigeria's ruling party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said its social media accounts had been hacked. In a statement by Olisa Metuh, National...

Why NIC Bank Has Launched a Leasing Subsidiary

  Listed lender NIC Bank has opened a new leasing subsidiary, NIC Leasing Limited Liability Partnership, in a bid to tap into the growing opportunities...

25,000 users to sue facebook for spying on them

Facebook Inc faces a lawsuit for monitoring users’ activities on and off its networking site. The social networking giant is being sued by 25,000 people...