Digitalisation boosts productivity in mining sector

February 6, 2019 7:50 am0 comments
Schneider Electric Vice President of the Anglophone Africa Mining, Metals and Minerals (MMM) Industry Business Unit, Marc Ramsay

JOHANNESBURG – EXPERTS have forecast innovation and technology to play increasingly valuable roles in boosting performance and sustainable  efficiency in mines throughout Africa. Marc Ramsay, an industry executive, said of all the trends impacting the mining industry currently, none was likely to be as critical as digitalisation for the over-arching impact it is […]

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Partnership utilises technology to curb killer diseases

February 5, 2019 12:33 pm5 comments
Health technology

by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG – A NEW partnership between a leading technology firm and health scheme is anticipated to promote healthy lifestyles and combat killer disease. Among the deadly ailments are heart disease, diabetes and cancers. Huawei Consumer Business Group South Africa announced the partnership with Discovery Vitality, the world’s leading science-based behavioural-change programme encouraging and […]

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Americans fall prey to Nigeria scammers

February 4, 2019 10:00 am0 comments
Romance scams

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA – NIGERIA’S anti-corruption agency has arrested 15 suspects for allegedly swindling American nationals through internet fraud and romance scams. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arrested the suspects aged between 21 and 35 years during a raid in the city of Ibadan in the inland Oyo State. It is alleged […]

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