Datacentre investment opportunities on the rise in Africa

Large scale datacentre investment opportunities are increasing in Sub-Saharan Africa as key commercial hubs benefit from the critical combination of high quality international backbone...

African developers celebrated at Facebook’s annual F8 conference

Facebook (www.Facebook.com) celebrated the achievements and products of its growing African developer and partner ecosystem at its annual F8 developer conference (www.FBF8.com), held in San...

Microsoft pledges to “shaping the future”

Microsoft has announced participation under gold sponsorship of the 2017 Connected Summit, taking place in Kwale County, in Kenya between 9 and 13 April. Returning...

Technical University of Kenya (TUK) lands high tech aviation training devices

Aerospace and Aviation Engineering programme students at Technical University of Kenya (TUK) can now afford hands-on training on a high-tech CF6-80A2 aircraft engine that...

Africa telecom and finance leaders assess accelerating digital investment opportunities

Leaders from Africa's biggest telecom investment companies including MTN, Orange, Helios Towers, American Tower, Eaton Towers, Google, Microsoft, Liquid Telecom and SEACOM are meeting...

Facebook business continues to grow in Africa

Facebook the business  (www.Facebook.com) has moved its Johannesburg offices into new premises, creating a new home for the company to work with its partners...

Huawei and Honeywell in global smart cities partnership

Huawei, a global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, has partnered with American based technology firm Honeywell Home and Buildings Technologies to introduce...

Mara Social Media Acquires Global Instant Messaging “Nimbuzz”

Mara Social Media (https://Mara.com), an African multi-channel platform of online and mobile tech innovations that are designed to connect people across emerging markets, has...

Time is now for Africa to leapfrog into the fourth industrial revolution

By: Amr Kamel Africa must develop its value-added manufacturing sector. From government to the private sector and academia, it’s agreed that this is the way...

Search for 54 young African science and technology champions begins

KIGALI, Rwanda, February 24, 2017/ The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) (http://NEF.org) has launched the search for fifty-four science and technology Ambassadors, one champion from...