Daily Archives: November 15, 2015
Although the online marketing industry is complex and unpredictable, it’s one of the modern trends that have proved to be effective and efficient in sending out valuable messages to targeted audience. New hardware and software applications flourish and create opportunities for businesses to be competitive and appealing to new markets thus strengthening their reputation as industry frontrunners.
Alcatel-Lucent and Burkina Faso to apply cloud networking technology to stimulate economic growth through digital public services
Alcatel-Lucent is to provide the government of Burkina Faso with cloud networking technology that will enable it to develop new digital public services, such as e-government, e-learning and e-health.
The role of ICT in enabling socio-economic development – a Government perspective to be heard at AfricaCom 2015
There can be little doubt that the burgeoning Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) sector is shaping the future of socio-economic development across Africa. So much so, that governments the continent over, have recognized that access to the ‘Internet is a basic necessity for more than just business, education and service delivery, but also for survival and individual self-respect’, as noted by the Hon. Prof. Hlengiwe Mkhize, Deputy Minister of South Africa’s Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services in her budget speech in 2015.
The Chairperson of the Commission condemns in the strongest terms these cowardly attacks, which cannot be justified under any circumstances. She conveys the AU’s most sincere condolences to the families of the victims and to the French Government, and wishes speedy recovery to those wounded. She expresses Africa’s full support to, and solidarity with, the French people and Government.