Data science presents enormous opportunities in Africa
Data science presents enormous opportunities in Africa

Harnessing data science for the greater good and the need for tech to encompass the African context, were the key themes in the address by development economist and radio presenter Ayabonga Cawe.

10 hours ago

Data science presents enormous opportunities in Africa
Data science presents enormous opportunities in Africa

Harnessing data science for the greater good and the need for tech to encompass the African context, were the key themes in the address by development economist and radio presenter, Ayabonga Cawe.

10 hours ago

170 million mobile wallets across Africa
170 million mobile wallets across Africa

LOME, Togo - Ecobank has appointed MFS Africa as digital payment partner. The customers of Ecobank, the Pan-African Banking Group in 33 African countries, can now transact with over 170 million mobile wallets across the continent.

3 days ago

Liquid Telecom receives $180m investment
Liquid Telecom receives $180m investment

Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has reached an agreement with CDC Group Plc, the UK's development finance institution, to invest $180m with the company. This investment will enable Liquid Telecom to expand its high-speed broadband connectivity to some of the most underserved communities across the African continent, including supporting Africa's thriving tech start-up ecosystem with high-speed internet and cloud-based services.

12 Dec 2018

4 Strategies to get your website security ready
4 Strategies to get your website security ready

Is it too obvious to say that website security is vitally important to small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)?

By Gary Stevens 11 Dec 2018

Orelie Kabeya and Exauce Kabeya with Wikifundi 2.0. Photographer: Isla Haddow-Flood.
Expanding knowledge on Africa through the Wikimedia movement

Wikimedia has pledged to close the gap in African content as part of their global movement strategy towards a more racially, culturally and geographically inclusive Wikimedia (of which international online encyclopaedia Wikipedia is a key project).

11 Dec 2018