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The Bean Driving The Dark Chocolate Industry

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With demand for chocolate at an all time high, the industry is booming and is now valued at over US $100 billion. Leading manufacturers post impressive profits each year as appetite for the sweet treat grows. But have you ever wondered where the fin [Read story...]

6 African Tech Influencers to follow on Twitter

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6 African Tech Influencers to follow on twitter.Twitter is a great source of news and information, but it should be noted that the content users consume is directly influenced by the people they follow. Consequently, Twitter users with a vast number [Read story...]

Insurance software tailor-made for the Nigerian market

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Lagos in Nigeria. ATB TechSoft Solutions, a Nigerian software company has reinforced their belief in Nigerian software and their engineers with the announcement of their locally made product, Ultisure. Mr. Abiodun Atobatele, the Chief Executive Offic [Read story...]

Nigeria: eBay partners with Mall for Africa

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eBay partners with Mall for Africa. (Image Source: http://sgm-arch.com/). According to a report via Tech Crunch, online retailer eBay has teamed up with MallforAfrica.com to enable US sellers to gain access to Africa’s largest consumer markets. [Read story...]

Digital Classroom In a Box unveiled

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Gilat Satcom has announced that its Digital Classroom In A Box is now available for shipping to Africa, as a part of the Smart Village turnkey solution. This new concept for rural schools was unveiled at The Aid & International Development Forum [Read story...]

Nigeria: MTN ordered to pay promo winner

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According to media reports, Nigeria’s Consumer Protection Council has ordered mobile operator, MTN, to pay the sum of N1.85m (about $9,300 USD) to one of the winners of its Ultimate Wonder Promo within 14 days. The order follows a complaint bro [Read story...]

Acer unveils Liquid Jade Primo Smartphone

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Acer Liquid Jade Primo Smartphone. Acer has revealed its latest smartphone, the Liquid Jade Primo. Acer stated that the device is a 5.5-inch premium smartphone, which will run Windows 10 Mobile. According to the company, the device provides ultimate [Read story...]

Nigeria’s ICT industry set to explode

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With the nation possessing a burgeoning market size, experts predict high returns on investments for venture capitalist who driving the revolution of the industry. The leadership of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) have called on local an [Read story...]

Nigeria: Second-hand e-commerce site revealed

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Nigeria has seen a new player in the e-commerce space enter the market, Efritin.com. According to the website, it allows those living in Nigeria to sell items ranging from personal, office or household good. Additionally, the website allows individua [Read story...]

Kenya: Schools in Nairobi get free internet

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Wananchi Group CEO, Richard Alden. (Image Source: http://techmoran.com/) Wananchi Group, owner of Pay Tv company Zuku, is installing free, unlimited, high-speed fixed internet to over 2,000 public and private schools in Nairobi County. Through a part [Read story...]

Nigeria: 200 Metrotaxis in Lagos get free Wi-Fi

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Smile Communications Nigeria and auto service firm Metro-taxi have activated free Wi-Fi in over 200 MetroTaxis in Lagos. (Image Source: http://techpoint.ng/). Smile Communications Nigeria and auto service firm Metro-taxi have activated free Wi-Fi in [Read story...]

Vodacom Business provides Lagos school with internet

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Vodacom Business Nigeria has revealed that it has provided The Federal Science and Technical College, Yaba, in Lagos with Wi-Fi services. (Image Source: Darryl Linington) Vodacom Business Nigeria has revealed that it has provided The Federal Science [Read story...]

Facebook takes Internet.org to Senegal

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Senegal is the sixth country in Africa where Internet.org is available. (Image Source: archdaily.net) Social media giant, Facebook, has revealed that it has now set its sight’s on Senegal – in order to launch Internet.org as well as more [Read story...]

Nigeria: RLG inks manufacturing deal with Airtel

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According to a report via cp-africa.com, Airtel Nigeria has inked an agreement with device manufacturing firm, RLG. The deal will see RLG produce handsets for potential Airtel subscribers. The regional director of RLG in West and Central Africa, Tosi [Read story...]

West Africa Power 2015 Summit

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The 2nd West Africa Oil & Gas Security 2015 Summit, taking place on 10-11th June 2015 in Lagos, Nigeria, will gather once again senior security experts to discuss pressing concerns within a region that offers exciting investment opportunities [Read story...]

Nigeria to receive Election updates on 10 channels

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MultiChoice revealed that election updates will be broadcast through ten local and international news channels on DStv and GOtv. As Nigerians prepare to exercise their right to vote during the upcoming elections, MultiChoice has assured its subscrib [Read story...]

Nigeria: Lagos Chamber of Commerce Unveils ICT Expo

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The event which aims to bring together the stakeholders in the ICT industry, both indigenous and international will last for four days beginning on the 15th through 18th April 2015. The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Friday, 13th ma [Read story...]

KPMG launches App to streamline business in Africa

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Through the application, users will have access to content that includes the latest African country profiles with the most recent country information. (Image Source: KPMG). KPMG Global Africa Practice has launched a new Africa Business App. According [Read story...]

Ghana: Buzztrick dominates MTN app challenge

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The app’s main function is to keep you up-to-date with all the day’s happenings, from the latest news and the hottest events, to the most exciting places around you. (Image Credit: Darryl Linington). MTN Ghana has revealed the overall wi [Read story...]