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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.


‘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.


Nigeria’s lists 5,000 hotels, looks to Africa expansion

Hospitality listings, reviews website has indexed hotels in six months, says founder Mark Essien.


African Development Bank launches feedback website for consultation

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


‘Africa: video accounts for under 6% of internet traffic’

US based network solutions firm Sandvine has released its ‘Global Internet Phenomena’ report.


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.


‘More iROKOtv viewers in London than Nigeria’

Chief executive officer of iROKO Partners says Africa needs improved content distribution.


AfricaCom: three ways Africa can boost music streaming services

Universal Music offers advice on how the industry could grow on the continent.


Indian hotel tech firm sets sights on Nigeria

HMS Infotech plans to sell its Hotelogix offering via local channel partner PN Consulting.


AfricaCom: music streaming service TruSpot launching TV, radio station

Social music and entertainment network plans to become Africa’s biggest audio content service.


Internet name .africa in “pre-sunrise” phase, says ZACR

The ZA Central Registry says general availability for dotAfrica domain will be in August 2014.