Former SAP executive readies to roll with Check Point in Africa

Checking out
Africa's security

Former SAP exec to lead Check Point Africa.

Friday, Aug 23rd

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88mph prepares for second Cape Town accelerator programme

African technology investment fund and incubator opens applications for initiative in South Africa.

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StartupBus Africa readies to depart from Harare

Initiative to kick-off 2500 km journey to Cape Town from Zimbabwe on 17 November.

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Microsoft partners with three African incubation hubs

CcHub in Nigeria, DTBi in Tanzania and AfriLabs are set to benefit from the agreement.

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FNB enables share trading on its mobile app

South African bank has enabled its investment service on its popular application.

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Kenya’s Nakumatt launches prepaid card

Retail chain partners with Kenya Commercial Bank, Diamond Trust Bank and MasterCard.

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Jasco in Namibian Broadcasting Corporation digital migration deal

The South African company is set to deliver a Multichannel Transmission Control Centre to NBC.

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Visa upbeat about Kenya business

Card payments firm’s Europe, Mideast and Africa general manager Kamran Siddiqi visits Kenya.

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China's Huawei appoints Fan Pan as North Africa head

Prior to Pan being announced as president of operations, he held a GM post in Nigeria.

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Intel, Akirachix aim to empower girls in Kenya

The partnership is expected to go in line with Kenya's vision 2030.

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ICT country profile: Nigeria, Africa’s largest mobile market

Further opportunity exists for ICT growth in the West African nation with 170 million people.

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SA leads startup finalists at DEMO Africa 2013

South Africa boasts 12 startups at the Nairobi hosted competition later this month.