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Toshiba, Malawi reach power deal

Toshiba, Malawi reach power deal

Country's Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining commits to partnership to facilitate geothermal power projects.

Vox Telecom showcases the value of IOT for African farmers

Vox Telecom showcases the value of IOT for African farmers

CEO upbeat about agricultural sector's immediate response to solutions designed to enhance asset and animal tracking, among other applications.

Orange sets sights on energy transition in Africa

Orange sets sights on energy transition in Africa

Telco has extended its services to five new countries as it readies to respond to Africa's electrification challenge.

IBM Research launches app to speed solar adoption

IBM Research launches app to speed solar adoption



IBM Research - based in Johannesburg, South Africa - is launching a free, web-based tool to help Africans adopt solar energy.

Well-backed startup brings IOT to Rwanda's motorcycle taxis

Well-backed startup brings IOT to Rwanda's motorcycle taxis

Launched in September 2017, Yego Moto aims to bring connected fare metering to motorcycle taxis.

WorldRemit, Lebara partner in Africa money transfer deal

WorldRemit, Lebara partner in Africa money transfer deal

Partnership unlocks digital money transfers for Lebara customers to send money to over 40 African nations.

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.

EIB powers African solar firm d.light with US$25m funding

EIB powers African solar firm d.light with US$25m funding

Financing will support installation of solar kits across Sub-Saharan Africa.

eLearnAfrica launches US$1.5m online MBA scholarship

eLearnAfrica launches US$1.5m online MBA scholarship

Africa-focused online learning firm confirms plans to expand its offering to other academic areas, institutions and other countries.

Kenya's land system digitised to tackle corruption

Kenya's land system digitised to tackle corruption

New system, accessible via the eCitizen portal, is operational from 3 April.

Mastercard, M-KOPA Solar announce Uganda partnership at MWC

Mastercard, M-KOPA Solar announce Uganda partnership at MWC

Firms will pilot Mastercard's Quick Response payment technology in the country.