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…

AOW Africa Oil Week

Gabon continues to plot the path to a…

Gabon is among the top ten oil producers in Sub-Saharan Africa and has been an oil producer for more than 50 years. It reached its peak 12 years ago when oil production reached 370,000 barrels…

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…

Safe Surgery 2020

Amhara Region Oxygen Centre in Ethiopia

The Amhara Regional Government, the Federal Ministry of Health of Ethiopia, the Amhara Regional Health Bureau, the General Electric (GE) Foundation, and Grand Challenges Canada announce the launch of the Amhara Region Oxygen Centre. Located…

COM 2019

Africa in the Digital Era – Hype or…

Adebayo Adedeji Annual lecture focused around the question of digital transformation in Africa Former Nigerian Minister for Communications Technology, Dr. Omobola Johnson, delivered the UN Economic Commission for Africa's (ECA) annual Adebayo Adedeji at the ongoing…

all africa

UNITEL, new African partner of World Economic Forum

UNITEL is the newest African Associate Partner of the World Economic Forum, the first Angolan company to be included in the exclusive network of Partner level companies. The Partnership will allow UNITEL to support the…

TMT Finance Africa

TMT Finance Africa in Cape Town 2019

Who is leading Africa's digital infrastructure investment to enable the technology of the future? • Leaders from MTN, C-Squared, Seacom and Convergence Partners discuss the critical issues ahead of their speaking roles at TMT Finance…