AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

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Tuesday, Sep 17th

Solar firm BBOXX secures additional US$50-million

Solar firm BBOXX secures additional US$50-million

Pay-as-you-go company to scale faster with latest Series D funding.

Drop in global smartphone sales in Q2 2019

Drop in global smartphone sales in Q2 2019

China, Brazil -the only countries in the top five to show growth.

Technologies forecast to impact Africa the most

Technologies forecast to impact Africa the most

Experts delve into details reflected in Gartner's 2019 ICT Hype Cycle.

MTN revamps Sky offering

MTN revamps Sky offering

Mobile operator bundles priority help desk, travel discounts in partnership with Travelstart.

Huawei sends Wall Street Journal letter of legal demand

Huawei sends Wall Street Journal letter of legal demand

Company follows up initial rejection of claims made in a published report.

African businesses embrace digitalisation ahead of EU peers

African businesses embrace digitalisation ahead of EU peers

A new PwC report reveals that African private businesses are more open to embracing digital change than those in Europe.

Huawei underlines strategic importance of African supplier ecosystem

Huawei underlines strategic importance of African supplier ecosystem

Company recently attracted global attention after launching its HarmonyOS operating system.

Global 5G infrastructure revenue to hit US$4.2-billion in 2020

Global 5G infrastructure revenue to hit US$4.2-billion in 2020

Gartner research says 7% of communications service providers have deployed 5G technology in their networks.

Huawei rejects spying allegations in Africa

Huawei rejects spying allegations in Africa

The company responds to reports that its technicians assisted the governments of Uganda and Zambia to spy on rivals.

Former SAP executive readies to roll with Check Point in Africa

Former SAP executive readies to roll with Check Point in Africa

Pankaj Bhula, security company's newly appointed regional director for Africa, sheds light on his strategy.

Africa is last growth frontier for FinTech companies

Africa is last growth frontier for FinTech companies

Sub-Saharan Africa will become a flagship for mobile disruption by 2025.