Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

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Blockchain regulation takes a backseat in Africa

Blockchain regulation takes a backseat in Africa

Experts sense maturity and greater understanding of the technology.

Smartphone demand weak in Q3 2019

Smartphone demand weak in Q3 2019

Users delaying purchase decisions until 2020, while waiting for 5G network coverage to increase to more countries say Gartner analysts.

Cities need cloud to be 'truly smart'

Cities need cloud to be 'truly smart'

Oracle and ESI ThoughtLab delve into key findings of new research.

MTN Business to roll out SD-WAN to enterprise

MTN Business to roll out SD-WAN to enterprise

Operator announces a phased roll out approach, beginning with an entry level solution.

Cisco appoints channel leaders for Africa

Cisco appoints channel leaders for Africa

The networking giant makes four appointments in its African channel business, to align with the global partner organisation.

Ghana, Uganda to pilot GSMA-backed connectivity solutions

Ghana, Uganda to pilot GSMA-backed connectivity solutions

MTN Uganda, Vodacom Ghana and other stakeholders to help address mobile connectivity requirements in rural areas.

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.

Opportunity, choice hovers as public cloud takes hold in Africa

Opportunity, choice hovers as public cloud takes hold in Africa

ICT professionals detail their expectations of the market going forward.

Cisco renews focus on CX in the small business space

Cisco renews focus on CX in the small business space

Company announces changes to its partner programs.

Shopping sites prepare for Black Friday battles

Shopping sites prepare for Black Friday battles

Black Friday frenzy has already begun as online retailers prepare for what’s expected to be 2019’s biggest shopping day.

Africa's mobile data revenue to double by 2024

Africa's mobile data revenue to double by 2024

However, poor infrastructure and digital divide factors will continue to hold back digital development in Africa, says Ovum.