Africa pledges to deliver Blue Economy

The prospect of a fully sustainable Blue Economy for Africa gathered significant momentum following the second Africa Blue Economy Forum (ABEF2019) held in Tunis on 25-26 June. • Fishing, aquaculture, shipping, ports, energy and finance…

IoT and Big Data changing supply chain industry

Traxens, a company that has received this year the prestigious Frost & Sullivan Technology Leadership Award for its novel smart container-tracking Internet of Things (IoT) solution for various industries, including maritime. In addition to the…

IoT solution: connected freight wagons

Traxens, a company providing high-value data and services for the supply chain industry, announces that its patented cargo tracking IoT system will be used on CFL multimodal’s connected freight wagons throughout the European corridor and…

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Verraki is now a registered business intermediary for…

Verraki Partners, new business and technology solutions firm unveiled, positions to address Africa's seemingly intractable challenges A new business and technology solutions firm has been launched, which promises to partner with enterprises and governments to…

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Freshworks: scalable online support to 1.5 billion messaging…

WhatsApp Business API added to Freshworks Omniroute™, its patent-pending routing technology, allowing businesses to easily manage WhatsApp inquiries Freshworks, a global leader in customer engagement software, has integrated its customer engagement suite with the WhatsApp…

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Digital Training Tour through Kenya

Kenya is poised to be a global success story because of its motivated youth, a dynamic private sector and improving infrastructure • Arrow Electronics and Close the Gap go on a Digital Training Tour through…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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The currency of the future is going to…

"Coding must be compulsory, at all levels. The currency of the future is going to be coding...We must democratize technology," Adesina tells Mo Ibrahim Governance Week •Information technology must not be the exclusive privilege of…