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Mondia and Jumia launch gaming service on JumiaPay for Africa

 Mondia, a leading technology company which specialises in the marketing and distribution of digital content and Jumia, Africa’s largest e-commerce platform, have announced the launch

AI and Robotics Technology

How Africa can tap on tech to heal continent’s sick health sector

Africa’s healthcare finds itself in a critical juncture, where the COVID-19 pandemic is placing a spotlight on some of the industry’s biggest resource challenges. According

Future of Work Technology

Huawei to offer digital payment services in Africa via Mondia Pay

Huawei, in cooperation with digital payment entity, Mondia Pay, will now be offering Direct Carrier Billing service (DCB), for seamless, contactless payments for users in

Future of Work Technology

Why banks are ramping up bid for digital services

Ever since mobile financial services, spearheaded by Safaricom’s M-Pesa, a Kenyan innovation, came on the scene, the mainstream banks have been compelled to rethink their

Technology

Report: Africa’s post-pandemic recovery will be prolonged but transformative

Specialist risk British consultancy Control Risks, and independent global advisory NKC African Economics, the Africa-focused subsidiary of Oxford Economics, have launched the fifth edition of

Cyber Security Technology

South Africa, Kenya and Nigeria have the highest malware attacks in Africa – Kaspersky

Kaspersky security solutions have reported on 28 million malware attacks in 2020 and 102 million detections of potentially unwanted programs (pornware, adware etc) they have

Big Data Technology

Interview with Zoho’s Andrew Bourne

Andrew Bourne is the Regional Manager, Africa, Zoho Corp, an Indian software development company that is rolling out its latest solution, Bigin, in Africa, starting

5G and IoT Future of Work Technology

Zoho Workplace reimagines the future of work

Zoho Corporation has announced major updates to Zoho Workplace — a single software platform that brings together collaboration, productivity, and communications tools and integrates them

Technology

Rebuilding the African fashion industry using tech

The disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic on global value chains and its impact on African businesses is already evident. As factories close their doors and

Future of Work Technology VR & AR

How AI, VR, 5G and cloud computing will create the Internet of Bodies (IoB)

The term ‘Intelligent Connectivity’ is gaining popularity across the early adopters of Industry 4.0 technologies, as the future of human living gets reconstructed each day.

Technology

Tech-savvy Kenya shows Africa can be world’s food granary

Africa is certainly the most improbable place to be talking about being the food granary of the globe as the continent continues to face some

4IR Startups Technology

How Dr Semmelweis’s handwashing philosophy is saving Nairobians

During the Black Death of the 14th century where between 75 million to 200 million lives were lost, the Jews of Europe recorded a significantly

Blockchain Future of Work Technology

Blockchain in Africa: The case of Kenya

Kenya has rightfully earned its stature as one of the top technology hubs not only in Africa but across the globe. Innovations such as M-Pesa,

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How tech can be the saviour in corona lockdown

Deaths arising from coronavirus infections are soaring every day as the pandemic spreads to every corner of the planet. Economies are at a standstill, with

Future of Work Technology

How virus has changed consumerism in Kenya

Many Kenyans have had to take loans on digital platforms to purchase food.

Technology

Top 250 Companies in Africa 2020, the movers and shakers

 Kenya’s capital prowess in the Top 250 Companies in Africa 2020 list has waned this year, with three companies failing to secure their presence from