Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Thursday, Feb 20th

Macy’s, Gap target Nigerian consumers via MallForAfrica.com.

Macy’s, Gap target Nigerian consumers via MallForAfrica.com

Retailers from the US and UK can now sell their goods online to a growing African market.

The world’s first 3D prosthetic printing lab is in Sudan's war-torn Nuba Mountains.

How 3D printed arms are changing Sudanese lives

Prosthetic arms made by US foundation Not Impossible are bringing hope to a war-torn region.

Panasonic, iROKOtv launch world-first Nollywood smart-TV app.

Nigeria: Panasonic, iROKOtv launch world-first Nollywood smart-TV app

The application is geared for VIERA TV users and has a catalogue of more than 5,000 movies.

Kenya and Nigeria top MEA x86 server growth, says the IDC.

Kenya and Nigeria top MEA x86 server growth

African markets notched up shipment growth of over 60% for Q3 2013, according to the IDC.

East Africa’s Richard Sezibera is Twitter’s most interactive political leader.

East Africa’s Richard Sezibera is Twitter’s most interactive political leader

Secretary general of the East African Community (EAC) recognised as an active engager by public relations firm Burson-Marsteller.

Nollywood website iROKOtv wins $8mn funding round.

Nollywood website iROKOtv wins $8mn funding round

Online service dubbed the ‘Netflix of Africa’ plans to target more Africans while growing its subscriber base.

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‘Nigeria to overtake SA to become Africa’s cloud computing powerhouse’

AfricaCom: Arthur Goldstuck of World Wide Worx speaks of dramatic shifts on the continent.

Jason Njoku names himself as iROKING CEO.

Jason Njoku names himself as iROKING CEO

Following Michael Ugwu’s dramatic exit, the founder of iROKO Partners is taking control of the music business.

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African Development Bank launches feedback website for consultation

The platform is planned to help gather input and feedback for AfDB’s future development strategy.

‘Nigeria, Kenya ahead of Egypt, Morocco with Big Data adoption.’

‘Nigeria, Kenya ahead of Egypt, Morocco with Big Data adoption’

Survey by IDG Connect and IBM reveals low adoption levels in two North African nations.

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Benin first to the mark to reserve .africa domain

Other countries that are in the process of reserving a dotAfrica name include Mauritius, Senegal, Algeria and Niger.