VMWare, Strathmore University partner to enrich Africa's digital skills pool

Adding depth to
the skills pool

VMWare, Strathmore University partnership.

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Thursday, Aug 22nd

Altron's Bytes MS plans to double revenue to R2.4 billion

Altron's Bytes MS plans to double revenue to R2.4 billion

Managing Director Chad Baker says company will engage SA government sector and goal is to raise contribution to Africa revenue to 30% within five years.

Naspers spends R28bn in acquisitions last year

Naspers spends R28bn in acquisitions last year

The global Internet and entertainment group spent over $2 billion over the past financial year investing in e-commerce and food delivery businesses.

AfDB, partners invest US$55m in Off-Grid Energy Access Fund

AfDB, partners invest US$55m in Off-Grid Energy Access Fund

Fund directly supports the finance institution's New Deal on Energy for Africa.

Huawei entrenches competitive advantage in Egypt

Huawei entrenches competitive advantage in Egypt

Chinese multinational helps Telecom Egypt secure US$200 million loan facility.

Alibaba to 'seriously consider' Hong Kong

Alibaba to 'seriously consider' Hong Kong

Founder Jack Ma's consideration comes after Hong Kong decided recently to move towards allowing dual-class share listings.

BBOXX raises US$1.24m in TRINE crowdfunding campaign

BBOXX raises US$1.24m in TRINE crowdfunding campaign

Reportedly the industry's fastest debt finance fundraise.

Andela secures US$40m Series C funding to fuel Africa expansion

Andela secures US$40m Series C funding to fuel Africa expansion

The round marks one of the largest investments ever led by an African venture firm into an Africa-based company.

African subsidiaries stabilise Maroc Telecom's 2017 earnings

African subsidiaries stabilise Maroc Telecom's 2017 earnings

Businesses on the continent contributed 40% of the Group's turnover.

Nimbus lists in Namibia as first capital pool company

Nimbus lists in Namibia as first capital pool company

The company has signed a management agreement with Paratus Namibia, whereby Paratus will manage its investments.

Latest Africa-focused VC fund dangles US$6m carrot

Latest Africa-focused VC fund dangles US$6m carrot

Senegal-based Partech Africa Fund aims to support Africans using tech to tap into emerging market opportunities.

ZTE reports 29.8% increase in half-year net profit

ZTE reports 29.8% increase in half-year net profit

ZTE South Africa announces results, attributes growth to mobile network and smartphone business.