Half of Africa’s population to be connected by 2025

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KIGALI – MORE than half the population of Sub-Saharan Africa will be subscribed to a mobile service by 2025. This is according to the GSMA’s Mobile Economy report series, published at the GSMA ‘Mobile 360 – Africa’ event ongoing in Kigali, Rwanda. The new report forecasts that there will be 634 million unique mobile subscribers across Sub-Saharan More...

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Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation 2018 runner-up winner Collins
Saguru is congratulated by Rebecca Enonchong
By On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Entries open for top Africa innovation prize

Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation 2018 runner-up winner Collins Saguru is congratulated by Rebecca Enonchong JOHANNESBURG – ENGINEERS from sub-Saharan Africa have been encouraged to enter the fifth More...

A close-up on an abstract design of a display, which is warning about a cyber attack. Multiple rows of hexadecimal code are interrupted by red glowing warnings and single character exclamation marks. The image can represent a variety of threats in the digital world: data theft, data leak, security breach, intrusion, etc...
By On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Benin arrests Nigerian students for alleged cybercrime

A close-up on an abstract design of a display, which is warning about a cyber attack. Multiple rows of hexadecimal code are interrupted by red glowing warnings and single character exclamation marks. The image can More...

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By On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Altech Netstar secures eThekwini vehicle tracking contract

DURBAN – ETHEKWINI Municipality has awarded Altech Netstar a three-year contract for the supply, integration and maintenance of a vehicle tracking technology solution for its vehicles, numbering 7 000. The More...

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By On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Nigerian army slays terrorists, arrests fuel suppliers

MAIDUGURI, (CAJ News) – TROOPS have killed five suspected Boko Haram terrorists and arrested several alleged fuel suppliers of the terrorists in northeastern Nigeria. The suspects were neutralised during clearance More...

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South Africans wary mobile apps are tracking them

JOHANNESBURG – THE monitoring capabilities of mobile apps are becoming a concern for South African users. According to cybersecurity experts from Kaspersky Lab, there are rising concerns among consumers about More...

Desan Naidoo, SAS Africa Vice President
By On Friday, July 13th, 2018
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Experts proffer solutions to biggest AI challenges

JOHANNESBURG – IGNORANCE around optimisation, insufficient data or data governance as well as data and analytics skills demand outweighing supply have emerged the major challenges denying businesses making More...

African businesswomen
By On Friday, July 13th, 2018
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African businesswomen expand networks in America

KIGALI – SOME 22 businesswomen from 13 African countries are in the United States to connect with their American counterparts and accelerate the growth of their businesses. They are travelling under the aegis More...

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By On Friday, July 13th, 2018
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Broadband boosts least developed nations’ economies

JOHANNESBURG – HIGH-speed internet plays a valuable role in helping least developed countries (LDCs) overcome vulnerabilities, grow economies and enhance people’s livelihoods. This is according to the United More...

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By On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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Huawei targets Kenya growth with Y5 Prime launch

NAIROBI – HUAWEI has launched the Y5 Prime 2018 as part of initiatives to increase its market share in Kenya. The latest device in the market will be retailing at a recommended price of Kshs 9 999 (US$99) More...