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Vertiv announces distribution partnership with Fajoba Group

Fajoba group to offer Vertiv's power, thermal management and rack technologies to enable reliable compute infrastructure and support growing regional digital economy The agreement fortifies Vertiv's commitment to boosting local stock levels to meet the…

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New Canon cinema camera to be announced on…

Canon today announces it will reveal details of a new cinema camera on Canon Vision – a platform launching at 14:00 CEST on Thursday 24th September 2020, which reproduces the trade show environment virtually. Canon today announces it will…

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Dimension Data consolidates its businesses across Africa

Internet Solutions to rebrand to Dimension Data • This rebrand enables Dimension Data to consolidate its businesses, enhance efficiency and better deliver the changing technology needs of its clients in Nigeria Integrated ICT services provider, Internet…

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The People Principle in Security

Security systems are only as successful as the people who sit behind them • In May 2020, the personal records of more than 24 million South Africans and nearly 794,000 companies were handed over to someone impersonating…

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Towards digitalisation of the energy sector

Africa Energy Forum 2020 joins forces with the African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa and Oil & Gas Council's Africa Assembly to host Digital Energy Festival for Africa • Under the theme 'The 5th Industrial…

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After COVID-19, will Africa Catch Up, Stand Still…

By Professor Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka With this crisis comes an economic disruption of unprecedented proportion At one time or another, nations and individuals confront crisis points – moments of existential challenge that also open up new…

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Covid-19, Telecommuting and Africa’s Digital Space

by Opeoluwa Runsewe The workplace and the education sector can now create new, sustainable models which are accessible, inclusive and qualitative It is no news that the outbreak and proliferation of Covid-19 have had some…

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Building resiliency in times of uncertainty

By George Ferreira Business resilience remains one of the most important and relevant ways for organisations to bypass legacy challenges and to explore new opportunities • The recent months have likely been the biggest challenge…

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Children spending too much time on the phone…

It turns out, not all the parents keep up with current trends online and have enough knowledge about content that their children prefer • 55% of Nigerian parents have conflicts with their children because they…

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Connecting African start-ups with Business Angels

Team RM is launching a major entrepreneurial program entitled African Program for Investment in Entrepreneurship (Team RM- PAIE) • The think & do tank Team RM (www.TeamRM.org), keeps its word! As announced at the end…

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Satellite TV gains popularity in Ghana and Nigeria

Study shows Satellite TV reception increases by 23% in Nigeria and 19% in Ghana in 2019 since the last study, conducted two years ago; SES currently reaches 35 million TV households across the African Continent.…