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New Telkom App Enables Customers to Manage both Home and Mobile Accounts

February 8, 2017
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The new Telkom app aims to improve customer service by giving customers the ability to manage both home and mobile accounts from an

GSMA launches Digital Migration Process in Kenya report

February 5, 2017
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The GSMA’s new Digital Migration Process in Kenya report highlights the valuable lessons that can be derived from the country’s experience with its digital switchover

Andile Masuku, the non-journalist who has built a career in media

February 1, 2017
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Andile Masuku is the mind behind the African Tech Round-uppodcast, and whose career spans radio, television, voiceover work, consulting, and even running his own

Snapplify rolls out learning projects in SA, Kenya, Uganda

January 30, 2017
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South African startup Snapplify, an aggregator of digital education materials, is rolling out projects in South Africa, Kenya and Uganda, providing learners with

Cameroon’s Arthur Zang Wins Top African Prize for Engineering

January 29, 2017
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Cameroon is experimenting with Africa’s first mobile system to send a cardiac, or heart signal over a wireless network. The system will give

The story of Kelvin Doe: The poor Sierra Leone teen who wowed MIT

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This 15 year old taught himself engineering and managed to use scrap to build working generators, batteries and even an FM Radio Transmitter.


The Moroccan Inventor Who Created 25 Inventions by the age of 24!

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Although his age did not exceed the 24-years-old, the Moroccan Abdallah Mohamed Chakroun Mazdad invented 25 different inventions, varied between private mechanics of

MathsGenius launches “Mothers For STEM” Initiative

January 28, 2017
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MathsGenius Leadership Institute (MGLI), a quantitative leadership startup based in Johannesburg, South Africa has launched an audacious program entitled “The Mothers for STEM

Vivo Energy, the Shell licensee in Africa, and Orange announce a collaborative Pan-African partnership agreement

January 27, 2017
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PARIS: Shell customers will be able to pay for their fuel using Orange Money. The Pan-African partnership covers nine countries namely Botswana, Burkina Faso, Côte

Biggest hotel acquisition in Sub-Saharan Africa

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PORT LOUIS, Mauritius – QG Africa Hotel LP, a Mauritius based investment fund managed by Quantum Global Investments Africa Management Ltd., has announced