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Episode 186: PR chat with Marcus Brewster and the new on-demand PR service.

Date: 26 Aug 2016
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Nigeria government unveils smartphone app for flood prediction

The Nigeria government has launched a smartphone application for flood forecasting, along the Niger and Benue rivers...

22 Aug 2016

WorldRemit calls for urgent restoration of money transfers to Nigeria

Hundreds of global remittance companies forced to cease transfers while Western Union, MoneyGram and Ria continue...

10 Aug 2016

Ozaremit accelerates its development in Africa

A new user interface offering cross border remittances for mobile airtime, bill payment and mobile money transfer will be unveiled by Ozaremit...

9 Aug 2016

Vodacom to expand video service in Africa

Vodacom plans to expand its video-on-demand (VOD) service, Video Play, to the African continent...

2 Aug 2016

Reducing the mobile gender gap in Africa by 2020

Orange Mali, Smart Burundi, Smart Tanzania, Smart Uganda, Tigo Chad, Tigo Ghana, Tigo Senegal, Tigo Tanzania and Zantel, have all signed up to the Connected Women Commitment Initiative...

28 Jul 2016

Explosion in smartphone video in Africa predicted

Tuluntulu says watching video on smartphones in Africa is becoming more affordable and African video content is set to increase...

27 Jul 2016

Unique mobile subscribers in Africa surpass half a billion

Mobile ecosystem adds more than $150 billion in economic value to African economy...

26 Jul 2016

Orange completes acquisition of mobile operator Airtel in Sierra Leone

Airtel is the leading mobile operator in Sierra Leone with over 1.3 million customers...

20 Jul 2016

From an idea to an app - how not to fail

Apps fail all the time and so do ideas. It is agonising if you are the conceiver of the idea or the developer behind the app and it's even worse if you are both...

By Vikrant Singh 14 Jul 2016

Deepening financial inclusion in Ghana

Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payments, has developed a strong partnership with Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems...

14 Jul 2016

Satellite broadband for Ghana schools

Dizengoff Ghana selects Gilat to implement a turnkey solution for the delivery of satellite-based broadband to schools and cellular services in rural Ghana...

5 Jul 2016

How to develop African mobile games that pack a global punch

Gamsole founder Abiola Olaniran tells Disrupt Africa why the time is ripe for international investors to become involved in the African mobile gaming industry as the continent makes its mark globally...

By Abiola Olaniran 4 Jul 2016

Africa at risk from cyber-attacks

Check Point Research shows corporate-targeting malware families continue to grow, while African countries demonstrate volatility in threat rankings...

1 Jul 2016

Nigeria takes lead with online shopping via mobile devices

Nigerian consumers are increasingly comfortable with online shopping...

1 Jul 2016

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