Category Archives: Tech

Speaker Interview with Osondu Nwokoro, Director of Regulatory Affairs and Special Projects at Airtel Nigeria

Osondu Nwokoro is the Director of Regulatory Affairs and Special Projects at Airtel Nigeria. The Com World Series team caught up with Osondu ahead of the NigeriaCom conference and exhibition, taking place at the Lagos Oriental Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria, 17-18 September to find out a bit more about his experiences and focus at the event. […]

Google kicks off ‘Africa Connected’ Competition

$25,000 prizes for five Africans whose lives are ‘powered by the web’ Nairobi, 27th August 2013. Has your life been changed by the Internet? Google is calling entrepreneurs, creatives, innovators and web-lovers across Africa to share their stories of how the web has transformed their lives and work. Whether you’re a photographer, an entrepreneur, a […]

Can Technology and Innovation turn the tide on corruption? YES!

The Fight Against Corruption (TFAC) welcomes the introduction of a paperless Cloud Computing application aimed at eliminating tender fraud and procurement corruption in South Africa. TFAC promotes Sentigol (PTY) Ltd.’s successfully launched web-based procurement tool, TenderSure, which has already been embraced by corporate South Africa with a number of large companies within the health sector, […]

Do you have a tech innovation but don’t know how to get it to market?

Do you have a tech innovation but don’t know how to get it to market? This is your chance!! You get the opportunity to show-off your tech innovation to eager buyers and corporates who are looking to improve their business offering. There also might be investors in the audience, looking to snap-up a new investment […]

MTN Uganda extends roll-out of business automation tools for enterprises through the launch of MTN Cloud Services

In keeping with its Mission to ‘To lead the delivery of a bold, new Digital World to its customers’, MTN Uganda today announced the extension of its bouquet of Cloud Services to Uganda.   The introduction of MTN Cloud Services in Uganda comes on the back of a highly successful launch of the services in […]

Botswana’s cellphone, internet users increase

GABORONE, Aug 20, (AfricaBusiness.com) — Botswana’s mobile cellular and internet subscription has extensively grown between 2011 and 2012, a report from the country’s data authority Statistics Botswana (SB) has said. SB report, released this week says ICT 2012 Statistics indicated that internet subscriptions rose by 132.2 percent between 2011 and 2012, from 254,649 subscriptions in […]