Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Ericsson, Huawei Taking Nigerian Jobs to India – PTECSSAN Boss

Offshoring is taking away much needed jobs and technical capacity development from the shores of Africa to Asia, Nigeria's telecom sector is the latest casualty of this menace, in this interview with FOOTPRINT TO...

MTN Launches African Movie Streaming App ‘AMGO’

Mobile Telecommunications Network (MTN), in partnership with African Movies on the GO (AMGO), has launched the AMGO App to give movie lovers the opportunity to watch their favourite movies on the go. AMGO is a...

Mediatech Africa 2017 Commences Sale of Stands

Mediatech Africa will again showcase the latest products and trends shaping the creative pulse of these technology-based industries, a biennial show, the organisers have announced that the 2017 event will run from 19 –...

Silvertree acquires Nigeria’s TopCheck for Undisclosed Sum

Silvertree Internet Holdings one of Africa’s leading Internet platform, has acquired Nigerian price comparison site TopCheck for an undisclosed amount. TopCheck is one of Nigeria’s leading price comparison site for financial services offering free online...

Vodafone promotes digital inclusion with SuperNet

Vodafone Ghana has unveiled  its new product “SuperNet” aimed at providing platforms that would ensure access to data and provide opportunities to make Vodafone customers work smarter and efficient using modern digitalised tools and...

Facebook Rallies Partners to Unite For a Safer, Better Internet

Today is Safer Internet Day (SID) ‎ and Facebook has launched a series of initiatives to help make the Internet a safer and better place for people across Africa, especially children and the youth. Facebook is partnering with...
Microsoft

Microsoft Ghana Announces free Azure Package for Select NGOs

Microsoft Ghana has announced its support of eligible non-profit and non-governmental organisations in Ghana having access to Microsoft Azure as part of its ‘Modern Non-Profit Campaign” Microsoft Azure is the Company’s enterprise-grade cloud computing platform. Eligible...

Accenture Digital Announces New Head of South and Sub-Saharan Africa Operations

Wayne Hull has been appointed the managing director and head of Accenture Digital for South and Sub-Saharan Africa. He holds an Honors Degree in Industrial Sociology from the University of Cape Town and certifications from...

Ringier Brings Business Insider Magazine to Sub-Saharan Africa

Ringier Africa Digital Publishing (RADP) is launching the sub-Saharan version of Business Insider, the renowned digital news brand for the global business community. Business Insider is the largest business news site in the US and...

ICT critical for advancing agriculture modernisation – FAO

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is critical for advancing the agenda for modernizing agriculture and meeting the food security and nutrition needs of Ghana and Africa, Dr AgBendech Mohamed, Senior Food and Nutrition Officer,...