Archive for the ‘ICT’ category
New report shows Gulf companies are increasing their exposure to African infrastructure, primarily telecommunications, ports and power.
Africa Tech Trends is a fortnightly column by Tom Jackson focusing on the most important developments in Africa’s technology industry.
Harnessing the rapid growth of digital technologies holds hope for transformative agricultural development.
Facebook has announced that it has reached 100m monthly active users in Africa.
Last month leading mobile company Kirusa bought out Ghana’s Saya.
Tom Jackson on the latest developments in Africa’s technology industry.
Esther Muchemi, CEO of Samchi Group, sees opportunity where others see challenges.
“The best way to create a sustainable social impact is finding commercial solutions for social problems.”
“In terms of role models, I look up to the hip-hop guys… these people came from nothing and they created empires.”
Banks that don’t connect their clients to mobile wallets risk becoming increasingly irrelevant.
One of the major players in Kenya’s tech scene reveals his first job and how he relaxes.
Motorcycle taxis are one of the leading causes of road accidents in Kenya.
“There is a growing appetite for high-end consumer products such as smartphones.”
While Kenya made its name in software, a handful of entrepreneurs are now taking the leap into developing hardware.
An African City has been described as the continent’s answer to hit US television series Sex and the City.