Godfrey Sserwamukoko, MD, iWayAfrica Uganda.
#AfricaAchiever: Godfrey Sserwamukoko, iWayAfrica

iWayAfrica Uganda, appointed Godfrey Sserwamukoko as managing director and board member last year, amid significant growth in the local market and an increased uptake of communication services in Uganda.

By Louise Marsland 32 minutes ago

Africa needs to "future-proof" itself against future challenges
Africa needs to "future-proof" itself against future challenges

The UK's International Development Secretary, Penny Mordaunt has pointed to the "incredible power of technology" to provide relief across Africa and help tackle Africa's greatest challenges and build a modern economy for the future.

21 hours ago

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Top ten global consumer trends

The market research company, Euromonitor International released a report revealing the top 10 global consumer trends for 2018.

1 day ago

#BizTrends2018: Talking to Africa in 2018
#BizTrends2018: Talking to Africa in 2018

Africa is at an interesting and exciting crossroads in its history. The predicted ease with which globalisation would be adopted is being questioned and nationalism is rising. Yet the continent is becoming an economic, political and cultural melting pot. It is inevitable if Africa is going to truly rise.

By Mimi Kalinda 1 day ago

#BizTrends2018: The agencies of the future will be agile
#BizTrends2018: The agencies of the future will be agile

It is so difficult nowadays to even project what is going to happen tomorrow, that I don't have 10 things that are going to happen next year! But these are my pointers for 2018.

By Karabo Denalane 1 day ago

Ugandan government to launch social media platforms in 2018
Ugandan government to launch social media platforms in 2018

The Ugandan government is considering creating its own social media platforms. The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) revealed that it is planning to launch their own versions of popular social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter in 2018.

2 days ago

Wi-Fi to be seen as a "utility" in 2018, says Ruckus
Wi-Fi to be seen as a "utility" in 2018, says Ruckus

According to Gartner, artificial intelligence, immersive experiences, digital twins, event-thinking and continuous adaptive security, create a foundation for the next generation of digital business models and ecosystems will be the top strategic trends for 2018. No matter the industry, there will be significant potential for disruption as technology becomes embedded in everything in the digital business of the future and Ruckus agrees.

19 Jan 2018

Sudan arrests journalists, confiscates papers for reporting on inflation protests
Sudan arrests journalists, confiscates papers for reporting on inflation protests

Sudanese authorities should cease harassing and arresting journalists and confiscating newspapers, and should allow journalists to report on matters of public interest without fear of reprisal, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

19 Jan 2018

African Union finally speaks out about Trump
African Union finally speaks out about Trump

The African Union's anger at United States President Donald Trump's derogatory remarks on Africa is unusual for an organisation that rarely speaks out, according to South Africa's Institute for Security Studies.

19 Jan 2018