MainOne links up with Orange, Minkels to boost connectivity

MainOne goes
with Orange

Companies announce
major investment.

Wednesday, Sep 19th

Kagame lauds agritech's fledgling entrepreneurs

Kagame lauds agritech's fledgling entrepreneurs

Rwandan leader believes the technology available today means there has never been a better time to tap into opportunities in agricultural sector.

Alibaba launches e-commerce talent programme in Rwanda

Alibaba launches e-commerce talent programme in Rwanda

Part of commitment made by Jack Ma during his recent visit to the central African country.

Rwanda telcos move to interconnect mobile money systems

Rwanda telcos move to interconnect mobile money systems

National Bank of Rwanda expected to approve formal request.

BBOXX pilots off-grid internet service in Rwanda

BBOXX pilots off-grid internet service in Rwanda

Company enters into JV with Axiom Networks to establish ten fixed hotspots.

Rwanda stands out for mobile broadband coverage

Rwanda stands out for mobile broadband coverage

UN report refers to local access competition, wholesale PPP interventions and regulated market.

Facebook, Google plug into new African Master's in Machine Intelligence

Facebook, Google plug into new African Master's in Machine Intelligence

African Institute for Mathematical Sciences will host one year program from its campus in Kigali.

African governments accused of underestimating continent's tech capability

African governments accused of underestimating continent's tech capability

It doesn't make sense to keep using the same external suppliers for solutions says Rwanda's President Paul Kagame.

Africa walking a tightrope with data laws and innovation

Africa walking a tightrope with data laws and innovation

Regulators at 2018 Mobile 360 Africa conference debate the impact of legislation and its influence on innovation.

Next Einstein Forum seeking innovators in science

Next Einstein Forum seeking innovators in science

The competition aims to connect science, society and policy in Africa with the rest of the world.

Nigeria's Andela to establish first tech hub in Kigali

Nigeria's Andela to establish first tech hub in Kigali

Plan to train and place 500 local software developers within five years.

Rwanda could host Africa's first smart city.

Rwanda could host Africa's first smart city

Cisco says Africa's first smart city could be Kigali in Rwanda, with Johannesburg also high on their list for cities that could soon embrace city-wide IOT strategies.