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Media scholarships for women available in Africa

Aspiring media managers from Angola, Botswana, the DRC, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe can apply for a scholarship...

18 hours ago

Meet Africa's startup stars

Meet the startups pitching at Seedstars Africa, December 12-14, 2017, in Maputo, Mozambique...

20 hours ago

Dramatic rise of African consumer power driving development

Infrastructure investments are transforming and accelerating economic and social opportunities for millions of people across Africa, driven by the dramatic rise in African consumer power...

3 days ago

mSurvey launches first CX survey in Kenya

Telcos lead in Kenya as mSurvey reveals the first industry Net Promoter Score Benchmarking for Africa, in an industry-first benchmarking metric...

16 Nov 2017

#NEWSWATCH: Zimbabwe uncertainty as state TV remains under control of military

Zimbabwe remains on a knife edge as political uncertainty reigns and state television is under the control of the military...

By Louise Marsland 15 Nov 2017

Contributing to a strong and vibrant media sector in Africa

Mobile communications have brought enormous improvements to living standards around the world, and nowhere is the use of that technology spreading more quickly than in Africa, said Michael Bloomberg, speaking on the African Business Media Innovators conference in Ghana...

By Michael Bloomberg 14 Nov 2017

#MeettheMarketer: Are business consultancies the ad agencies of the future?

Anatoly Roytman, managing director of Accenture Interactive and Global lead for EALA (Europe, Africa, Middle East and Latin America), is our #MeettheMarketer this month on Bizcommunity.africa. He believes Accenture Interactive is building the "agency of the future"...

By Louise Marsland 13 Nov 2017

Zim news app sees spike in traffic

Zimbabwe's #datafree Zim News app spikes to more than 3 million daily page views as citizens seek information on crisis...

3 days ago

Leles African Cuisine taps into virtual restaurant trend

The food industry is changing, with some restaurant owners forgoing physical retail spaces and instead opting to trade solely online...

3 days ago

Africa embraces eSports with first mass event

Abidjan celebrates all gamers with the first and largest eSport event in Africa...

3 days ago

Winner of AIM film competition

Africa in Motion 2017 announces the winner of short film competition at international festival...

3 days ago

Three key trends for African economic growth in 2018

Ecobank Group Research reveals three key emerging trends for Africa which it believes are strong evidence that Africa is on track for improved growth in 2018...

16 Nov 2017

BICS to provide voice and data roaming services in Swaziland

BICS will be providing its complete range of voice and data roaming services to Swazi Mobile, Swaziland's recently launched second mobile network...

16 Nov 2017

Award for dotAfrica's Lucky Masilela

dotAfrica's Lucky Masilela has been elected as a co-recipient of the African ICT Champion Award 2017 by the African ICT Alliance...

16 Nov 2017

Community radio journalists trained in Malawi

US Embassy trains community radio journalists in Malawi to report effectively on the issues affecting their communities...

15 Nov 2017

Meet Angola's first crowdfunding startup

Local startup Deya feels it's high-time to shake up the status quo, and has embarked on a mission to bring Angolan crowdfunding into the digital age...

By Gabriella Mulligan 15 Nov 2017

Pan African Re/Insurance Journalism Awards 2018 launches

Continental Reinsurance invites entries for its third Pan African Re/Insurance Journalism Awards 2018...

14 Nov 2017

#AfricaCom: Smart Wi-Fi solution for rural African communities

Konnect Africa brings Wi-Fi to rural African communities. Company unveils SmartWIFI service offering at AfricaCom 2017...

13 Nov 2017

Discussions around new hybrid media models

Third Africa Business Media Innovators Summit to convene media visionaries from 20 African nations in Ghana...

13 Nov 2017

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