submarine cable

MainOne lands submarine cable in Cote D’Ivoire

The Grand Bassam landing which follows the recent completion of the landing in Dakar Senegal will extend the reach of the cable into Cote D’Ivoire and neighbouring countries • The deployment is also notable because…

iron bridge

Photography has now become a key indicator for…

Following the social media boom, the art of photography now plays an increasingly important role in the lives of the young. In this respect, smartphones, with their cutting-edge tech, have become a fully-fledged photography tool,…

off grid solar panel

Growing off-grid solar market in Africa

ENGIE acquires Mobisol and becomes market leader in the off-grid solar in Africa • The group already has significant activities in African off-grid electrification segment ENGIE expands its decentralized energy offering in Africa through the…

tecno kaios mobile

First TECNO Device running KaiOS

KaiOS enables a new category of affordable smart feature phones that require limited memory, while still offering a rich user experience TECNO, the leading mobile phone brand in Africa, announced the launch of the latest…

tech energy flng

Floating LNG facility to provide circa 2.5 million…

BHGE to provide turbomachinery equipment for four FLNG compression trains for BP’s Greater Tortue Ahmeyim natural gas project; Award is second major contract for Greater Tortue development, expanding on BHGE’s contract for subsea production equipment;…

5G

5G RuralFirst

Despite significant strides in the telecom industry, which have been made in terms of technology and reach, the spread of network connection in rural areas around the world, remain the last frontier for the telecom…

Africa countries

Detailed population density maps of Africa

Facebook is working closely with key non-profit and research partners to use artificial intelligence (AI) and big data to address large-scale social, health and infrastructure challenges in sub Saharan Africa. These efforts range from rural…

Mozambique

New Ground Handling and Cargo Services in Mozambique

National Aviation Services (NAS), the fastest growing aviation services provider in the emerging markets will offer comprehensive ground handling and cargo services in Mozambique beginning July 2019. This covers ramp, passenger and engineering services and…

jamestown fabric

Siemens launches FABRIC in Jamestown

Design and Data combine to tell a fascinating story about Jamestown, Accra • Leveraging Digital technology with Electrification and Automation domain know-how can help build a more resilient Ghana Siemens launched an extraordinary data visualization…