Archive for April, 2020

4G smartphone pack for Kenyans during COVID-19

April 30, 2020 11:17 am2 comments
Safaricom Chief Executive Officer Peter Ndegwa

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI – THE launch of a low-cost fourth-generation networks (4G) smartphone package in Kenya is anticipated to enable locals to access life-changing opportunities during the coronavirus crisis in East Africa’s biggest economy. Mobile operator, Safaricom, announced plans to launch the KSh20 (US$0,19) a day package, also aimed at […]

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OPINION: Interoperability within healthcare is needed now more than ever

April 29, 2020 1:56 pm5 comments
Shiraaz Joosub, Healthcare Sales Executive, T-Systems South Africa

by SHIRAAZ JOOSUB JOHANNESBURG – MANY of our healthcare facilities still run legacy systems that operate in silos, which means that when moving data, it needs to go through a streamlining process first. As this information is raw data, it might not correspond with other system architectures, meaning that information might […]

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Zimbabwe’s sci-tech varsity opens sanitiser production

12:11 pm6 comments
National University of Science and Technology (NUST). File photo

from WELLINGTON TONI in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE – THE opening of a sanitiser project at the country’s foremost science and technology university augments collaborations between government and tertiary institutions in eliminating the coronavirus pandemic in Zimbabwe. The National University of Science of Technology (NUST) in the second capital, Bulawayo, has initiated the project. NUST […]

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