AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

Tech takes
centre stage

New feature at
AfricaCom 2019.

Monday, Sep 23rd

Ghana gets Microsoft Office 365

microsoftnokia

Global software giant Microsoft launched its Office 365 product in Ghana on Wednesday, according to a report from the country’s news agency.

Office 365 is the next iteration of the company’s flagship Office product line, which is made available for consumers, businesses and educational institutions via the cloud.

Other countries in Africa where the product has been launched already include South Africa, Angola, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Mauritius, Rwanda, Senegal and Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Egypt.

Microsoft has told ITWeb Africa previously that for technical and legal reasons, Office 365 is only available for sale in Africa in the countries mentioned above.

Otema Yirenkyi, country manager for Microsoft Ghana, said Office 365 is now available for download in the West African nation.

ALSO ON ITWEB AFRICA

Sweeping changes to management at MTN's Africa operations Published on 10 September 2019

Changes in Zambia, Rwanda and Ivory Coast.

AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage Published on 12 September 2019

New zoned exhibition area dedicated to AI, blockchain, FinTech, cloud, data and security, among other tech topics.

Teraco achieves global top 3 data centre ranking Published on 17 September 2019

In Cloudscene's 7th publication of the Data Centre Ecosystem Leaderboard, Teraco's JB1 East & West data centre, is ranked 3rd globally in terms of service providers available at the facility.