Vietnam considers telecoms in Nigeria

Vietnam to invest in telecoms in Nigeria

Plans to use Viettel as vehicle for presence.

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75 million digital homes in Africa by 2021

75 million digital homes in Africa by 2021

Only six African nations have completed digital migration since the deadline set by the ITU expired in 2015.

What Africa must do to capitalise on high growth managed services space

What Africa must do to capitalise on high growth managed services space

Those competing for a cut of a potential US$257.84 billion market should expect high data volume and greater influence of M2M, analytics etc. says Cisco.

iamtheCODE founder set on training a million female coders by 2030

iamtheCODE founder set on training a million female coders by 2030

Senegal's Mariéme Jamme has urged Africa to unite behind her.

MeerKAT expected to go live by March

MeerKAT expected to go live by March

Scientists from around the world will be able to conduct research using the 64-dish MeerKAT radio telescope once it becomes fully integrated.

Telkom CEO advocates tech to address inequality in Africa

Telkom CEO advocates tech to address inequality in Africa

Sipho Maseko believes technology can help narrow the digital divide in Africa and prevent the continent from lagging behind the rest of the world.

Africa's bargain hunters ready as Black Friday nears

Africa's bargain hunters ready as Black Friday nears

Expectation is high among the continent's e-commerce markets.

Africa must urgently upgrade systems to combat new cyber threats

Africa must urgently upgrade systems to combat new cyber threats

Continent has not managed its transition in terms of being able to counter unknown threats, claims industry expert.

African countries slip on ICT Development Index

African countries slip on ICT Development Index

Only one of the five African nations in the top hundred has improved its position.

 Smart city initiatives lack implementation

Smart city initiatives lack implementation

Few countries have implemented their strategies to build a smart city as part of the digital economy, says Huawei.

Seedstars Africa start-up summit kick-starts in December

Seedstars Africa start-up summit kick-starts in December

SSW says it has been able to explore the local ecosystems and scout the most promising tech start-ups in each market.

Siemens invests R5.5m in industrial automation in Africa

Siemens invests R5.5m in industrial automation in Africa

Company to push funds towards Ghana, Kenyan, Nigeria, South Africa and Tanzania, makes announcement at AU Private Sector Forum.