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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.

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.

Mobile-based bond offering a first for Kenya

Mobile-based bond offering a first for Kenya

Govt claims to have registered 40,000 users and Kshs 43m raised.

Internet Society delves deeper to extract data value

Internet Society delves deeper to extract data value

Organisation rolls out African Route-Collectors Data Analyser.

Startups focus on areas snubbed by urban innovators

Startups focus on areas snubbed by urban innovators

Liquid Telecom report confirms the progress being made in developing and introducing solutions geared towards rural development.

Huawei to launch new all-flash storage solutions

Huawei to launch new all-flash storage solutions

Company will unveil new technology at Eco-Connect Conference in Johannesburg.

Zambia stops agriculture e-voucher system

Zambia abandons agriculture e-voucher system

Two years after launching the initiative, authorities cite low ROI as a key reason for the decision to end programme governing the e-system.

Vodafone Zambia launches JUMP Academy

Vodafone Zambia launches JUMP Academy

Internet-enabled app offers unlimited access to educational materials.

Azuri raises US$16m to fund AI solar expansion in Africa

Azuri raises US$16m to fund AI solar expansion in Africa

Off-grid solar firm confirms 100k sales of PayGo solar home systems.

OpenLabs, Huawei’s key to unlocking IoT value

OpenLabs, Huawei's key to unlocking IoT value

More widespread application of IoT in Africa, as businesses in key verticals ready and willing to exploit the resource.

Connectivity as a Service rollout in Rwanda

Connectivity as a Service rollout in Rwanda

Local subsidiary of US-based Vanu Inc details rollout of connectivity service to reach unserved rural areas.