Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

Saturday, Jan 18th

Altron co-launches new cashless payment solution in Rwanda

Altron co-launches new cashless payment solution in Rwanda

Initial rollout is for 10,000 units, valued at about RWF 2-billion (R31 million).

African governments accused of underestimating continent's tech capability

African governments accused of underestimating continent's tech capability

It doesn't make sense to keep using the same external suppliers for solutions says Rwanda's President Paul Kagame.

Rwanda could host Africa's first smart city.

Rwanda could host Africa's first smart city

Cisco says Africa's first smart city could be Kigali in Rwanda, with Johannesburg also high on their list for cities that could soon embrace city-wide IOT strategies.

Next Einstein Forum seeking innovators in science

Next Einstein Forum seeking innovators in science

The competition aims to connect science, society and policy in Africa with the rest of the world.