AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

Tech takes
centre stage

New feature at
AfricaCom 2019.

Thursday, Sep 19th


AfricaCom keynote day 3: ‘content is driving Africa’s internet growth’

Vice chairman of Kenya’s Wananchi Group, Richard Bell, says Africa has the ability to produce quality content.


‘South Korea’s KT and Kenyan govt to form IT services firm’

President Uhuru Kenyatta has met with KT chairman Lee Seok-Chae to discuss LTE (4G), says a report.


Pay-TV provider Multichoice unveils new Kenyan studios

Company plans to strengthen local content development after unveiling facilities.


Kenya’s BRCK team plan video streaming hybrid solar eclipse

Spin-off Ushahidi internet device to be tested in Lake Turkana on November 3.


A bumpy road to Kenya’s 2030 broadband vision

A plan is in place but much needs to be done, says ITWeb Africa’s Vincent Matinde.


Kenya power utility to lease fibre optic cables

Electricity distributor plans to add $5.9 million to its earnings as a result of this move.


AccessKenya plans Ksh35mn network expansion

Internet services firm plans to connect 47 counties thanks to strong broadband demand.


Seacom strikes East Africa exchange point deal

ICT provider to be the first reseller of the AMS-IX East Africa exchange point in Mombasa, Kenya.


FTTH coming to 5,000 Mombasa households

Jamii Telecommunications to roll out offering by the ‘end of this year’.


Race to deliver local television content in Kenya

MultiChoice’s move to unveil new studios in Nairobi comes as pay-TV providers switch focus.


Kenya’s BRCK surpasses $125,000 Kickstarter goal

Over 800 backers have raised more than $127,000 to help manufacture the device.