Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Friday, Oct 19th

Kenya's tech-shy insurance sector stands to be disrupted

Kenya's tech-shy insurance sector stands to be disrupted

Non- industry players could quickly assume control should operators refrain from embracing digital innovation.

South Africa can't wait to digitally transform

South Africa can't wait to digitally transform

Accenture's Wayne Hull delves into the realities facing the country on a continent that is fast becoming part of the global ecosystem.

Proparco secures US$5m stake in TLcom TIDE Africa Fund

Proparco secures US$5m stake in TLcom TIDE Africa Fund

Move to support technology start-ups across Africa that provide sustainable development services.

Africa's mobile-first landscape ideal for data management - Redstor

Africa's mobile-first landscape ideal for data management - Redstor

Data management firm says the continent has an opportunity to leapfrog.

Former Rwanda education minister joins eLearnAfrica board

Former Rwanda education minister joins eLearnAfrica board

Company hopes to extend its continental reach.

Startup.Info names HydroIQ as Africa's top 2018 start-up

Startup.Info names HydroIQ as Africa's top 2018 start-up

Company has built a device to monitor water usage in real-time.

Nairobi Garage to host financial inclusion hackathon

Nairobi Garage to host financial inclusion hackathon

The tech hub invites finance, data and technology enthusiasts.

AI Technologies secures 84.51% stake in BusyInternet Ghana

AI Technologies secures 84.51% stake in BusyInternet Ghana

Company describes deal as a strategic investment in subsidiary of 4G-LTE telecoms operator Afrimax.

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.

Kenya: Skills initiative launched to support local software development

Kenya: Skills initiative launched to support local software development

12C AppFactory designed to skill up budding developers and provide access to first-grade jobs.

'AI, not a silver bullet for cyber security'

'AI, not a silver bullet for cyber security'

Artificial intelligence technology is not mature enough to serve as stand-alone solutions, but is growing in stature and use within the cyber security domain.