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Data Science Academy partner with Cell C to aid train Africa students

Partnership of explore data science academy and Cell C in South Africa to bring about data scientists of Cell C. Its main aim is to develop the skills of 24 youth globally in the field of Mathematics and Science. There has been a major challenge in the Africa continent which is the skills acquisition that about...

Partnership of PAYFORT and DHL to ease payment issues in South Africa

To be able to make shipment payments online complete and easy, Amazon company “PAYFORT” announce a new partnership with DHL Express in North Africa. These payments are done in their local currencies via credit and debit cards, in order to protect them from security issues and fraudulent usage. This partnership happened on Tuesday, 10 December, 2019. With help of...

MainOne Submarine cable laid in Cote d’Ivoire

MainOne submarine cable had been laid Cote d’Ivoire. The MainOne cable will aid increase spectrum capabilities, deepen infrastructure sharing and lower the cost of broadband services in the country. Earlier in October, MainOne expansion to Cote d’Ivoire gave then a landing license from the government. In utilizing this...

Nigeria government signed a broadband development plan with the UK government

Fiber optics background with lots of light spots Nigeria government signed an agreement with United Kingdom government to develop a broadband development plan in other to increase speed and penetration of broadband in the country. The agreement was between the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy and UK Government Prosperity Fund’s Digital Access Programme.

VOX prepare to unveil data Satellite Service plan

On 3rd December, 2019, Yaclick satellite service, these plans to aim to provide cost-effective connectivity to under-serviced regions in South Africa. The newly launched unlimited plans sees Ka-band satellite going uncapped for data and voice with prices that not only benefit individuals but also enables businesses to use satellite for their software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN). These plans are...

Price on data of SA network providers, MTN & Vodacom to drop

On Monday, 2nd December, 2019 The report which focuses on South Africa’s biggest mobile operators – MTN and Vodacom, concludes that the companies should drop their data prices. Vodacom and MTN must independently reach agreement with the Commission within two months on a reduction in the headline prices of all sub-500MB 30-day prepaid data bundles to reflect the...

Transformation of healthcare with the help of mobile-first technology

Due to miscommunication or no communication, digging a bit deeper we came to understand that communication is a serious problem in healthcare. There are a lot of moving parts and coordination required between people and systems – especially true for treating patients with complex conditions.  Seventy per cent of all preventable mishaps in healthcare environments happen as a result of miscommunication or no communication.

Africa included for Data center Expansion

Having information leads to knowledge. Similarly, the ability to access, and distribute information have become crucial factors for the upliftment and development of any country. “Moving towards a knowledge-based economy by harnessing the power of ICTs, will greatly boost the competitiveness and financial health of our emerging nations,” says Stephane Duproz, He says for most African countries, it is this...

Awareness of Consumers and E-commerce providers of Cyber criminals on Black Friday

To be on the safe side both consumers and e-commerce providers should be very careful and mindful during Black Friday shopping. Stefan van de Giessen, General Manager: Cybersecurity at value-added distributor Networks Unlimited Africa. “Black Friday shoppers really need to protect themselves and beware of potential scams,” he advises, Van de Giessen says “A reputable site will be enabled by...

Edtech Start-up Secured $3.1 million Funding to Expand Across Africa

An Edtech start-up, uLesson based in Nigeria has secured $3.1 million funding. This fund was secured from TLcom Capital; with plans to take advantage of the funding to expand across West Africa. Sim Shagaya, the founder announced the funding on his official twitter page. uLesson integrate mobile platforms, culture-specific...