Rise of the digital giants.

Rise of the
digital giants

Gartner 2016 considers impact of disruption.

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Egyptian IT ministry launches women in tech portal.

Egyptian IT ministry launches women in tech portal

Initiative dedicated to empowering women and encouraging more participation in ICT.

SA govt announces R15m partnership with Global Innovation Fund.

SA govt announces R15m partnership with Global Innovation Fund

Funds have been set aside for scaling up social innovations over the next three years.

Mauritius can become 'Blockchain Valley'.

Mauritius can become 'Blockchain Valley'

Business leaders consider the merits of establishing BaaS, blockchain centre of excellence.

Tanzanian lecturer charged with insulting president on WhatsApp.

Tanzanian lecturer charged with insulting president on WhatsApp

A Tanzanian lecturer has been charged with insulting President John Magufuli in a WhatsApp message, a law punishable by up to three years in jail.

Kagame recommends wider mandate for UN Broadband Commission.

Kagame recommends wider mandate for UN Broadband Commission

Rwanda's President feels focus should move beyond connecting people alone.

'Nigeria in early stages of domestic tech revolution' says Buhari.

'Nigeria in early stages of domestic tech revolution' says Buhari

West African country has adopted an open door policy for trade and investment in its digital sector, delegates at US-Africa Business Forum told.

SA, Kenya and Ghana front-runners in Africa's nascent eHealth sector.

SA, Kenya and Ghana front-runners in Africa's nascent eHealth sector

More telcos looking to leverage ICT to tap into health delivery services.

IBM exec joins US Africa trade advisory council.

IBM exec joins US Africa trade advisory council

Company's GM for MEA to join 23 leaders on US President's 'doing business in Africa' Council.

Africa's women and girls stake their claim in digital future.

Africa's women and girls stake their claim in digital future

First annual continental summit organised to help bridge digital gender gap.

Nigeria's Communication Tax Bill flawed say critics.

Nigeria's Communication Tax Bill flawed say critics

Telecom experts say proposed legislation may generate short term revenue, but will ultimately stifle industry development.

Botswana: govt allays fears of VoIP ban.

Botswana: govt allays fears of VoIP ban

Speculation surfaces that authorities could pursue this course of action to sustain floundering BTCL.