Tshwane WiFi an SA game-changer

June 2, 2015 10:04 am2 comments
Wi-Fi

PRETORIA – A free WiFi project that has successfully taken root in Tshwane (Pretoria) is seen setting the pattern for social impact bonds in South Africa. Social impact bonds are a form of innovative funding that gives service providers, including nonprofit organisations, access to upfront resources to tackle social problems by […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Rwanda’s first ICT publication takes off

June 1, 2015 2:45 pm0 comments
ITNews Rwanda

KIGALI – RWANDA’S first Information Communication Technology (ICT) online news publication has taken off. ItNewsRwanda, the new online publication is set to be officially launched in July, with the country’s President, His Excellence Paul Kagame, and Minister of Youth and ICT, Jean Philbert Nsengimana, expected to commission it. An official […]

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Nigeria mobile money market earmarked for boom

May 22, 2015 2:09 pm0 comments
Mobile money

JOHANNESBURG – AN expert in the mobile money sector has projected a boom in the industry in Nigeria. Rajiv Bhatia, Head of Mobile Commercial Sales (EMEA) at Ericsson, the Swedish multinational provider of communications technology and services, based his projections on the fact Nigeria was the biggest economy in the continent. […]

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