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Cash is Africa's king despite mobile money rise.Cash is
Africa's king

Despite continent's mobile money boom.

Egypt positions itself as Africa's tech hub.Egypt telecoms
need billions

Minister outlines much needed funding.

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Beefed up reconnaissance part of efforts to combat Islamist fighters and criminal gangs.

Niger buys spy plane to combat militants

Beefed up reconnaissance part of efforts to combat Islamist fighters and criminal gangs.

Djibouti startup aims boosting Africa’s broadband speeds.

Djibouti startup seeks boosting Africa's broadband speeds

Data centre company is looking to drive down costs and increase access.

Malawi feels digital migration pressure.

Malawi feels digital migration pressure

Concerns exist that the company handling the process is not acting fast enough.

Analogue broadcast signals die hard in Africa.

Analogue broadcast signals die hard in Africa

A June 2015 digital migration deadline looms but most of the continent is not ready.

Vodafone Foundation, Huawei and Safaricom join forces to help young people in Dadaab.

Tablet education drive for Kenyan refugee camp

Vodafone Foundation, Huawei and Safaricom join forces to help young people in Dadaab.

Egypt positioning itself as Africa’s tech hub.

'Egypt positioning itself as Africa's tech hub'

North African country looking to take advantage of Africa's growing technology demand.

ICT contributes 2% to Rwanda’s GDP - ministry.

ICT contributes 2% to Rwanda’s GDP - ministry

Contributions from information and communication technology contributes ‘more than mining’.

Zambia implements digital migration equipment standards.

Zambia implements digital migration equipment standards

Sub-par set top boxes won't be imported into the country, says a government minister.

Gauteng ANC e-tool opposition: Zuma 'not angry'.

Gauteng ANC e-toll opposition: Zuma 'not angry'

Provincial members of the ruling party have resolved to oppose the controversial system.

Botswana fixed-line parastatal gears up for IPO.

Botswana fixed-line parastatal gears up for IPO

BTCL will have its initial public offering in early November on the Botswana Stock Exchange.

Zambian minister disowns Facebook account.

Zambian minister disowns Facebook account

Amid presidential succession debate, Edgar Lungu is in a social media storm.