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Things looking up for solar service providers in Africa

Things looking up for solar service providers in Africa

Lumos Global co-founder offers perspective on the market and expects exponential growth in 2018.

Africa shackled to fossil fuels until 2033

Africa shackled to fossil fuels until 2033

Renewable energy will emerge victorious in Africa only in 2033 or later, even though renewable.

OER critical to sustain Africa's higher learning

OER critical to sustain Africa's higher learning

In South Africa, there is growing interest in freely available online resources, but their availability to meet demand remains a challenge.

Adapt IT aims for R3bn in annual sales by 2020

Adapt IT aims for R3bn in annual sales by 2020

CEO Sbu Shabalala says interim results show the business will surpass the R1bn mark this financial year.

Germany's Mobisol acquires East Africa-based Lumeter

Germany's Mobisol acquires East Africa-based Lumeter

Investment means pay-as-you-go software firm will now be in a position to offer an enhanced solution.

OCP, IBM partner to accelerate digital transformation across Africa

OCP, IBM partner to accelerate digital transformation across Africa

Companies have formed a new venture to implement advanced technologies.

Strong growth of wearables market in Middle East & Africa – IDC

Strong growth of wearables market in Middle East & Africa – IDC

Shipments of wearables up by 30.2% YoY in MEA, according to IDC report.

Standard Bank, Huawei strike deal on Mate 10 devices

Standard Bank, Huawei strike deal on Mate 10 devices

Mate 10 Pro, Mate 10 Porsche Design will feature in VIP financial offerings to Standard Bank customers.

Huawei launches digital railway solution in Kenya and South Africa

Huawei launches digital railway solution in Kenya and South Africa

GSM-R Rail Network Operation that links Mombasa to Nairobi will also be used to manage services in Pretoria, Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg.

M-KOPA Solar raises US$80m in expansion funding

M-KOPA Solar raises US$80m in expansion funding

Lending syndicate includes Stanbic, CDC, FMO and Norfund, among others.

Smart grids the answer to Africa's power supply dilemma?

Smart grids the answer to Africa's power supply dilemma?

Yes, says ICT firm Huawei which is intent on partnering with utility service providers to roll out the technology.