IT & TELECOMMUNICATIONS
Satellite operator, SES S.A. has announced a satellite broadband deal with Facebook to provide high-speed broadband connectivity services to Sub-Saharan Africa. The agreement will support Facebook's Express Wi-Fi programme that is part of their Internet.org initiative.
1 day ago
MARKETING & MEDIA
Nigeria's The Guardian newspaper, launched its online TV platform, Guardian TV this week. Guardian TV will provide exclusive video interviews, as well as up-to-the-minute videos from across the world, and will be available on virtually any device that has an internet connection, including personal computers, tablets, smartphones, and Smart TVs.
2 days ago
AGRICULTURE, HORTICULTURE & FORESTRY
Ouagadougou: Burkina Faso, Africa's top cotton producer and the sole West African nation to venture into biotech farming, is dropping genetically modified (GM) cotton on quality grounds.
26 Apr 2016