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October, 2017

  • 16 October

    AfricaOnline Ghana celebrates 20 years as a leading ISP

    While Africa still has very real infrastructure development challenges, the continent continues to embrace the digital economy as a platform for growth and new opportunities. This is evident in the milestone reached by Ghana’s oldest ISP, AfricaOnline. “It’s been a privilege to watch this business grow into a formidable player …

  • 16 October

    SITA technology to drive expansion at Ghana’s new International terminal

    Kotoka International Airport’s Terminal 3 to cement airport’s position as a major regional hub JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, October 16, 2017/ — SITA (www.SITA.aero) is providing its world-class passenger and baggage processing technology as well as its airport management solutions to Ghana’s new Terminal 3 at Kotoka International Airport in Accra, helping cement the …

  • 12 October

    Facebook brings together Kenyan Group leaders to foster new connections

    With the aim of listening, learning and connecting, this community meetup forms part of Facebook’s ongoing drive to strengthen its ecosystem in Africa. NAIROBI, Kenya, October 12, 2017/ — Facebook (www.Facebook.com) today hosted a gathering of group leaders from some of Kenya’s largest and most diverse Facebook Group communities, all …

  • 12 October

    Ghana based AgroCenta wins in social good category at TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Africa 2017

    Facebook celebrates Africa’s vibrant startup scene and rising talent at TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Africa 2017 Nairobi-based Lori Systems, with its product and service in the Productivity and Utility category, was crowned the overall winner for its logistics and cargo platform for African businesses NAIROBI, Kenya, October 12, 2017/ — Facebook …

  • 9 October

    MAP-Tech utilizes power of Nedaa’s 4G Network for its live autonomous demos at GITEX 2017

    Professional Communication Corporation – Nedaa, the Dubai Government security networks provider, is showcasing the power of its private and secure 4G network at this year’s edition of the 37th edition of GITEX, the annual consumer computer and electronics trade show, exhibition and conference, which opened yesterday (October 8, 2017) at …

  • 7 October

    Hey, October Is Cyber Security Awareness Month: 20 Cyber Safety Tips, Advice

    By Don Okereke The United States of America designates every October as ‘’National Cyber Security Awareness Month’’ (NCAM). Initiated in 2004, the National Cybersecurity Awareness Month is a collaboration between government —the U.S. Department of Homeland Security — and private industry — the National Cyber Security Alliance, and other partners. …

September, 2017

  • 24 September

    Mercedes-Benz introduces the world’s first in-car 3 word address voice navigation system

    Frankfurt, Germany, 12/09/17 – Mercedes-Benz has announced its will be the first automotive manufacturer to launch in vehicle 3 word address navigation. The announcement follows Daimler’s partnership with the innovative addressing system what3words. what3words is a global addressing system that has divided the world into 3m x 3m squares, each …

  • 14 September

    Maiden edition of Ghana Motor Show opens in Accra

    The first edition of the Ghana Motor Show, which seeks to promote partnerships between foreign and local companies in the auto industry has been officially opened at the Accra International Trade Fair centre. Managing Director of Orange IMC Ghana limited, the local organisers of the event said their partners found …

  • 7 September

    dotAfrica (.africa) the best option for Africa in cyberspace

    54 countries in Africa are now united under a single, continent-wide domain name, staying true to the Oliver Tambo and Abuja Declarations of the 1990s. JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, September 7, 2017/ — It is now possible to own an Internet address, or domain name, ending with .africa. Already, more than …

August, 2017

  • 31 August

    Facebook & Instagram help put African tourism on the social media map

    Showcasing how tourism operators and agencies can leverage Instagram, Facebook Live and Facebook 360, the Facebook and Instagram team discussed how new technologies can be used to create a seamless experience for both the tourist and the operator. KIGALI, Rwanda, August 31, 2017/ — Attending the Annual World Tourism Conference in …