Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Virtual Health Platform – ConnectMed Launched in Kenya

Kenyans can have a virtual consultation with and get fully treated by a doctor anytime, anywhere following the launch of the country’s first comprehensive telehealth platform, ConnectMed. A total of 50 doctors licenced by the...

South Africa: Businesses Urged to Embrace Tech Revolution

South African's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has encouraged businesses to embrace digital disruption and innovation as an enabler of growth. "To succeed, we need to understand that today's customer is e-astute, internet-savvy and increasingly armed...

Kenyan Bank Turns to IBM Solutions to Digitize SMEs

Kenya’s Sidian Bank has turned to IBM Cloud and Cognitive solutions to drive digital transformation in its service to small and medium-sized businesses. IBM Cloud and Cognitive technologies are flexible and reliable IT platforms that enable...

Ghana: West Blue Consulting to Manage Construction of 60 Electronic Libraries

West Blue Consulting, a Ghanaian ICT Solution company, is spearheading the construction of the e-library project, which aims at building 60 libraries across the country. Currently, there are only 60 public libraries throughout the country. Mrs...
Microsoft

Microsoft Offers Digital Solutions for Africa’s Public Sector

Microsoft is set to unveil some key solutions to drive digital transformation in Africa’s public sector at a two-day conference in Kenya. Microsoft’s mission to empower sectors like agriculture, health, justice, transport, public finance and...

MTN Ghana Launches Big 60 Commemoration Promo

MTN Ghana has launched the ‘MTN BIG 60 Promotion’ to bring exciting rewards to customers, as a way of commemorating the 60 years of Ghana’s independence from March 1 to 31. Mr Richard Acheampong, the...

Innoventures Launches 4th Cycle of ‘Startup Reactor’ with VC4A and SRI

Innoventures has just opened applications for the fourth cycle of its accelerator program ‘Startup Reactor’ in partnership with VC4A after a successful third cycle and its grand finale last December. The new cycle comes...

IFC Promotes Use of Mobile Money Interoperability Services in Tanzania

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is launching a consumer education campaign to raise awareness about interoperable mobile money services that help to promote financial inclusion in Tanzania. In September 2014, Tanzania’s four...

Facebook’s CPO speaks in Nigeria, meets Local Entrepreneurs and Innovators

Chris Cox, Chief Product Officer at Facebook, is in Nigeria today, to speak at Social Media Week in Lagos about the future of media, and to meet with Nigerian entrepreneurs and content creators. According to...

Nigerian Internet Exchange (IXPN) Partners MainOne to Better Performance

MainData Nigeria (MDXi) and the Internet Exchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN) have announced a partnership aimed at expanding the peering of Internet Transit traffic within Nigeria. The partnership seeks to take advantage of the numerous...