Leadership changes at MTN Group

MTN Group has announced that Gordian Kyomukama has been appointed as the new MTN South Sudan CEO, effective 21 January 2020. Gordian is a seasoned telecoms executive, with close to 30 years of experience in the sector, most of which have been with MTN. MTN Cameroon CEO, Hendrik Kasteel, will be...

17 Jan 2020

MTN SA Foundation helps launch child literacy app

The MTN SA Foundation has teamed up with Bellavista S.H.A.R.E and Curious Learning to pilot Feed the Monster; a child literacy app which enhances reading fluency and comprehension. The app makes the fundamentals of reading more meaningful and fun while reaching out to a wide community.

24 Jun 2019

Kaspersky Lab to open office in Rwanda

Kaspersky Lab has announced plans to open a new office in Kigali, Rwanda, to support the rapid growth of its business in East Africa. This strategic move will provide more room for development as well as closer proximity to new partners in the region, allowing Kaspersky Lab to continue its expansion...

21 May 2019

Automation Anywhere expands to Africa

Automation Anywhere, a developer of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software, announced the expansion of its operations in Africa and (Rest of the World) ROW countries, with plans to open an office in Johannesburg, South Africa. To lead the company's expansion, Sriram Narayanan has been...

1 Apr 2019

Intact Nairobi to service the East Africa region

As part of its expansion strategy in Africa, Intact Software Distribution has opened an office in Kenya. The Nairobi office is to service the entire East Africa region by providing the complete Intact security solutions product along with its service performance. Intact Nairobi will also be...

20 Jun 2017

AfricaOnline Ghana Limited improves high speed broadband offering

AfricaOnline Ghana Ltd, a part of Gondwana International Networks (GIN), will launch its new Radwin Network in Accra, Ghana offering reliable high speed broadband for its corporate clients. The pan-African service provider has further strengthened its offering through iManage, a smart desktop...

9 Feb 2016

Gemalto to secure Gabon's borders

Gabon's Department of Homeland Security DGDI has selected digital security solutions provider, Gemalto, to secure and manage its borders and visa system. Gemalto will oversee Gabon's e-Visa service which enables travellers to apply for visas electronically; while Gemalto's Coesys system will...

3 Feb 2016

Orange to acquire 100% of Cellcom Liberia

Orange has announced it has entered into a firm agreement with Cellcom Telecommunications Limited to acquire, through its subsidiary Orange Côte d'Ivoire, 100% of Cellcom's Liberia subsidiary. The acquisition forms part of Orange's international development strategy which aims to accelerate growth...

13 Jan 2016

First Voice-over-LTE service launched in East Africa

Using network technology from Alcatel-Lucent, Smile Telecom Holdings Ltd (Smile) has launched the first voice over LTE (VoLTE) service in East Africa offering high-definition voice and video calling services. Smile intends to provide VoLTE throughout East Africa, allowing it to meet the growing...

24 Nov 2015

Axis Communications opens office in Africa

Axis Communications has shown exponential growth in Africa and has announced that they are opening their new office and making key new appointments in Kenya, Nairobi. According to Jason McGregor, Sales Manager at Axis Communications, Africa, the market has shown continued maturity towards IP...

18 Nov 2015

Interactive Intelligence wins top award at CCAZ

Interactive Intelligence, software and cloud services provider, has been named the winner of one of the excellence awards at the fourth annual Contact Centre Association of Zimbabwe (CCAZ) Service Excellence Awards. Interactive Intelligence won the top award in the Best CRM and Call Centre Vendor...

18 Nov 2015

IDT brings Boss Revolution to AfricaCom 2015

IDT Corporation has announced that it's bring its flagship brand Boss Revolution to AfricaCom 2015, Cape Town Convention Centre from 17-9 November at Booth B17. BOSS Revolution delivers affordable communications and financial services that allow foreign-born customers to stay in touch and share...

18 Nov 2015

QlikView South Africa wins at Qonnections 2015

QlikView South Africa, the local distributor of QlikView and QlikSense business intelligence (BI) tools from Qlik, received top honours at this year's Qonnections 2015 global partner summit - winning Academic Partner of the Year in the first conferral of this award category. The company...

20 May 2015

ITI Africa Summit 2012 focuses on infrastructure challenges in Africa

The 2nd Annual IT Infrastructure Africa Summit taking place from 12-13 July 2012 at the Westin Hotel in Cape Town, South Africa is hosted by international business-to-business conferencing company, Kinetic Events. The summit will focus on: IT infrastructure challenges facing the African IT industry...

21 Jun 2012

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