US tackles African youth gender technology divide

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cyber crime WINDHOEK – SOME 100 students have converged in Namibia for an initiative by the United States (US) to impart skills and create opportunities for African high school girls in science, technology, engineering, arts, design and mathematics (STEAM) in Africa. The fourth Women in Science (WiSci) Girls STEAM Camp started on Sunday and will More...

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By On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

MTN celebrates 20 years of operations in Rwanda

KIGALI – MTN Rwanda, the first foreign-based entity of the South African telecommunications company, has officially launched celebrations of 20 years operating in the East African country. The firm started operations More...

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By On Friday, June 8th, 2018

Woman power rules as SEG win FNB Innovation Awards

First National Bank head office in Johannesburg, SA JOHANNESBURG – SARYX Engineering Group (SEG) has been announced as the overall winner of the 2018 First National Bank Business Innovation Awards (FNB BIA). Founded More...

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By On Thursday, June 7th, 2018

SA public enterprises urged to ditch dotcom

JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa’s state-owned enterprises (SOEs) have been urged to discontinue the .com for the .za addresses in the spirit of nation-building and national pride. “There’s a sense of renewal More...

By On Monday, June 4th, 2018

MTN Nigeria kicks off 21 Days of Y’ello Care

MTN LAGOS – MTN Nigeria, the continent’s biggest operator by subscriber base, has joined other subsidiaries of the South African-headquartered firm in a prominent annual volunteerism initiative. Dubbed More...

Brand South Africa
By On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Military Ombud needs sharper teeth to function effectively

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA PRETORIA – THE South African Military Ombudsman, stakeholders and experts are advocating for more support to the Ombud to enable the office effectively execute its mandate of holding the More...

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By On Thursday, May 31st, 2018

Support for Kenya’s new discordant cybercrime law

NAIROBI – A technology executive has defended Kenya’s divisive Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Act, urging all organisations in the country to support it and eliminate rampant cyber attacks. The government More...

Huawei’s first mobile AI computing platform
By On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Huawei projects digital economy to reach $23 trillion by 2025

JOHANNESBURG – ARTIFICIAL intelligence (AI) could almost double the value of the digital economy to US$23 trillion by 2025 but a scarcity in talent worldwide might hamper this growth. This is according to More...

Cape Town transport network
By On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

Multimillion-rand boost for Western Cape fishing, tourism

CAPE TOWN – FISHING communities and tourism operators in the Western Cape have received a major boost with the R400 million (US$32 million) upgrade on harbours in the province. The Department of Public Works More...

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By On Monday, May 28th, 2018

Five decades of automation transformation celebrated

JOHANNESBURG  – SCHNEIDER Electric is celebrating 50 years of the invention of the first Programmable Logic Controller(PLC), a milestone in automation transformation. Prior to the introduction of the PLC in More...