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Operator moves on
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Safaricom rolls out smart metered gas solution

Safaricom rolls out smart metered gas solution

Telco partners with M-Gas and supports product with narrow-band IOT network.

New coding tool launched to bolster skills development

New coding tool launched to bolster skills development

African Development Bank, Microsoft aim to scale up the program to 130 centres of excellence across the continent over a 10-year period.

Orange, Global Fund unite to mobilise m-health solutions

Orange, Global Fund unite to mobilise m-health solutions

Aim to speed up action against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.

Shaw Academy eyes growth in major market South Africa

Shaw Academy eyes growth in major market South Africa

Irish edtech company says Cape Town investment will help it achieve its target of 9 million global users by year-end.

African leaders must take computing to the edge

African leaders must take computing to the edge

In the edge computing era, Africa’s political leaders have the power to redefine the future of business on the continent, said Glen Duncan, associate research director at IDC.

Safaricom in cool IOT deal with Kenya Breweries

Safaricom in cool IOT deal with Kenya Breweries

Telco develops IOT solution consisting of devices installed in coolers to transmit various data.

Hitachi combines subsidiaries to accelerate its social innovation

Hitachi combines subsidiaries to accelerate its social innovation

 

Combined organisation to operate under Hitachi Vantara brand as of January 2020.

IBM develops online tool to support oncologists in Sub-Saharan Africa

IBM develops online tool to support oncologists in Sub-Saharan Africa

Cancer Guidelines Navigator offers oncology professionals interactive access to the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

On-demand transport firm SWVL moves on Kenya expansion

On-demand transport firm SWVL moves on Kenya expansion

Company outlines strategy to use US$15-million from latest series funding.

Solar services provider partners African telcos to bolster distribution

Solar services provider partners African telcos to bolster distribution

Greenlight Planet orchestrates telco-focused strategy with Vodacom, Orange and Telma.

UK’s Sure Chill raises £4-million to focus on key markets in 2020

Sure Chill raises £4-million for Africa expansion

Health-focused cooling tech firm to focus on key markets in 2020.