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Sierra Leone’s ‘Bureh’ Pioneers Bitcoin Use in West Africa

Bureh, a Sierra Leone-based ethical fashion company, has pioneered in advancing digital currency economy for sub-Saharan Africa as it finally accepts bitcoin through ... 

– 25, Jul 2014
Technology Experts Urge Nigeria Govt to Tap into the Open Data Market

Science and Technology experts at a two-day Senior Expert Dialogue, SED, said Nigeria can benefit from the Open Data ... 

– 25, Jul 2014
Samsung Electronics Joins GSMA to Promote Good Health for Sub-Saharan Africa

Mobile devices manufacturer, Samsung, has joined GSMA, an organisation that represents the interests of mobile ... 

– 25, Jul 2014
SA’s Cell C Announces Cuts in Prepaid Call Rates

South African telecom operator, Cell C, has announced it has cut prepaid call rates to ZAR0.50 per minute for a ... 

– 25, Jul 2014
MTN SA Wins Double Awards at 2014 Brand Finance Awards

MTN South Africa has being voted the Strongest Brand and Most Valuable Brand in the 2014 Brand Finance Awards. The ... 

– 25, Jul 2014
Mobile Communications Market  in Ethiopia & DRC Expected to Expand

A report by Frost & Sullivan has predicted the underdeveloped mobile communications markets of the Democratic ... 

– 25, Jul 2014
Google Africa to Invest in Nigeria’s New Start Up Accelerator

Google Africa has said, it will invest in 440, the new startup accelarator founded by 88mph and L5Lab to inject between ... 

– 25, Jul 2014
Yahoo Inc Names Marc Bignell as Head of Trading for the EMEA Region

Multinational internet corporation, Yahoo, has confirmed the appointment of Omnicom's Marc Bignell as Head of Trading ... 

– 25, Jul 2014
UBER Launches Services in Nigeria

Online taxi hailing service, Uber, has successfully launched its services in Lagos, Nigeria to give the residents of ... 

– 25, Jul 2014
Lendico SA Attracts US$285m  in Loan Demands

Global online peer to peer banking service Lendico has attracted US$285 million (R 3 billion) globally) in demands for ... 

– 25, Jul 2014
Broadband is a Right not a Privilege- OpenWeb CEO

The 2020 Vision of the National Development Plan (NDP) for broadband is that, all South Africans will have access to ... 

– 25, Jul 2014