Pope Benedict XVI AKA @Pontifex Leaves Twitter February 27 | We Shall Miss The...

Pope Benedict XVI joined Twitter December 2 and his @Pontifex account has garnered over two million followers in less than three months in over nine...

Inside Kenya’s Mzalendo.com | Educating The Masses On Politics’ Who Is Who Before Elections

Mzalendo.com, a site tracking performance of MP's in Kenya is getting so mainstream as election day approaches. With 33,000 unique visitors and over 142,000 page views from...

Kenya’s Chandarana Supermarket Launches Online Shopping To Cut The Cost Of Living

 Chandarana Supermarket has introduced online shopping in a move to drive down the cost of living in urban centres. Established In 1964 as a grocery...

EcoBank Ghana Has Launched The Future Is Pan-African Advertising Campaign

Ecobank Ghana, a member of the Ecobank Group, on Wednesday launched the banks first fully integrated advertising campaign in Accra. The campaign dubbed: 'The future...

7digital Launches In South Africa To Help Build Digital Music Applications

7digital a UK-based media firm that sells downloadable music, video and ebooks has launched in SA in a move to cement its leadership position...

Twitter Announces Ads API To Make It Easier For Marketers To Manage Campaigns &...

Twitter Wednesday launched an ads API in a move to help marketers win on the platform.  Announcing the launch Adam Bain @adambain head of Revenue...

Google Aids Kenyan Students Create Election-Based Applications

Students from Kenyan universities today launched election apps ahead of the March 4th elections in a move seen to use technology to promote a...

MobiSure Kenya To Provide A Mobile Medical Cover Targeting The Poor

MobiSure,  a mobile medical insurance targeting the poor offering medical insurance cover where customers buy daily cover through their mobile phones as airtime is...

Chase Group Foundation & ZanaAfrica Group Launch Mobile App, The Nia Network, To Quicken...

Chase Group Foundation and ZanaAfrica Group will tomorrow launch The Nia Network, a mobile application aimed at making countrywide sanitary pad distribution simpler. The application...

TicketGhana Launches Electronic Tickets

Premier ticketing company Ticket Ghana has launched an electronic ticket which will be used for major concerts, award ceremonies, film premieres, sports events, launches...

MTN Uganda’s New Fiber Cable A Step Towards Improved Connectivity & Browsing Speeds

MTN Uganda,  a leading mobile telecommunications company recently commissioned its fibre network at Katuna Border in Kabale district in a move that will enhance...

AfDB Launches Africa’s Information Highway To Revolutionize Data Management & Dissemination

 The African Development Bank (AfDB) has launched an ambitious program to significantly improve data management and dissemination in Africa. The ultimate goal of the...

Rwanda’s iGuide Wants To Help You Invest In Rwanda Now

Early February the Government of Rwanda and UNCTAD launched a web-based investment portal for Rwanda dubbed iGuide in a move to provide quick investment...

A Lucky Man Movie Premiers On Mxit February 18

A full-length feature film will today premiere exclusively on Africa's social network Mxit in a move aimed to educate the masses against perils like...

SA’s Syncrony Launches New Web Portal To Keep The Cycling World Fit, Balanced &...

While the international cycling fraternity is still recovering from the fallout of the Lance Armstrong saga, an industry leading South African website development and...

CBA Bank Turns To HP To Improve Its Data Storage Ahead Of A Massive...

Last week, February 13, Commercial Bank of Africa Group (CBA Group) turned to HP Kenya for a storage system worth $ 800,000 as it...

Ethiopia To Benefit From Ericsson’s 3G & Connect To Learn Initiative

With a quest to better learning conditions Ericsson has launched a network infrastructure and services to bring voice and data communications to the Millennium...

Afroes To Launch A Mobile Game For Peace At Mobile Web East Africa...

Transformational African game development company, Afroes today announced it will next week  Thursday February 21 at the Mobile Web East Africa 2013 conference launch...

Safaricom’s Internet Sambaza To Go Live Sunday, February 17

Safaricom Limited will on Sunday, February 17 launch Internet Sambaza, a first service in the market to enable customers to share data across devices...

Safaricom Wants You To Run For The Wild & Help Raise Ksh 60 Million...

Safaricom Limited Wednesday kicked off registration for this year’s Safaricom Marathon scheduled to take place on June 29th 2013 at the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy....

mapIT With Integrat Announce Their First Devevelopers Day in Kenya On deCarta LBS...

As a follow on from the last successful mapIT Developers Day held in October 2012, SA based mapIT and its Kenyan partner Integrat, a mobile...

African Development Bank Heavily Funding Geothermal Power in East Africa

A new report from the AfDB says nearly 7 million tonnes CO2 emissions have been saved and over one million new electricity connections have...

Ghana:NHIS To Introduce Biometric ID Card

The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Ghana to introduce biometric identity cards which will be issued instantly at the point of registration to subscribers. NHIS...

Visa Has Launced A New Plug-and-Play Mobile Money Platform

Visa is a global payments technology company that connects consumers, businesses, banks and governments has launched a new plug-and-play mobile money platform targeting financial...

SA’s Accsys Wants You To Start Your Payroll Career Now | Here Is How

Accsys, a member of the Business Connexion Group (BCX) and national supplier of people management software and hardware solutions within the HR, payroll and...

Microsoft YouthSpark Initiative To Create Opportunities For Over 300 Million Youth In Africa To...

Today, Microsoft Corp.,  announced its ongoing commitment to driving opportunities for African youth through its YouthSpark initiative. Unemployment remains rife on the African continent. With...

This Is Why Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 W04 Partnered With BlackBerry 10

The Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team competes in the FIA Formula One World Championship and is based at the team's Operations Center in...

Multichoice Kenya Launches A Weekly Rewards Promo | Winners Take Home Ksh 600K

Multichoice Kenya today launched a rewards promo at Nailab which saw Chris Mugambi a doctor by profession win 600,000kshs. The company has started a weekly...

Safaricom Beats Global Giants To Be On Fast Company’s List of World’s 50 Most...

Safaricom has beat tech giants Google, Apple, Yahoo and Microsoft to be among the top ten most innovative companies for 2013 according to a...

Announcing 39 New Acumen Fund Fellows In East Africa & Pakistan

  Acumen Fund has announced its next two cohorts of leaders, from East Africa and Pakistan to join its network of Acumen Fund Fellows.   The fund...