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Gartner projects digitally fuelled Africa growth in 2019

September 18, 2018 8:15 am0 comments
Tomas Nielsen, Research Director at Gartner

By MTHULISI SIBANDA in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – AFRICAN companies are forecast to increase their information technology (IT) budgets next year as digital emerges the leading business priority for local chief information officers (CIOs). According to the annual Gartner 2019 CIO Agenda, whose findings were disclosed in Cape Town, South […]

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Africa-South America undersea cable completed

September 17, 2018 10:48 am0 comments
Africa-South America undersea cable completed

from ROSY SADOU in Yaoundé, Cameroon YAOUNDE  – A MAJOR milestone has been reached with the completion of a 6 000-kilometre submarine fibre optic cable connecting Africa to South America. The South Atlantic Inter Link (SAIL) project connecting Cameroon to Brazil is set to provide the continents with a faster and […]

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Africa caught up in prevailing global upheaval

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Altron Group Chief Executive Officer, Mteto Nyati

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA recently in Durban DURBAN – EXPERTS are wary of the emergence of exclusion, hatred and fear in global politics as economic powerhouse grows its economic footprint in the African continent. The United States, a rival to the Asian country, China, is cited as the chief culprit. The Washington’s […]

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