Tech: Latest News
Makula Dunbar, 5:17 pm
Ministry of Trade and Google launch “Innovation Ghana.” The initiative will spotlight SMEs and techies using the Internet and digital media to the boost goods and services industry
Makula Dunbar, 2:19 pm
Rural farmers are better managing livestock through GPS tagging. Animal’s that are missing or stolen can be quickly located in addition disease outbreaks will be minimized
Dana Sanchez, 8:13 pm
With a dearth of agriculture extension officers in Ghana, mobile phones will be introduced in some parts of the country to disseminate information to farmers using common languages many understand.
Dana Sanchez, 7:38 pm
Very few seed investors in Silicon Valley will put money into markets in Africa but Ghana-based Dropifi beat the odds.
Dana Sanchez, 2:50 pm
Dominant in the Middle East, Dubai-based TV broadcaster OSN hopes to build subscribers in North Africa and is in talks to acquire rights to air French channels from Morocco to Libya.
Dana Sanchez, 1:52 pm
As a growing middle class and its spending power hasten urbanization in Africa, urban retailers increasingly need efficient distribution facilities or warehouses to store their merchandise.
The growing middle class and its spending power are hastening urbanization in Africa, and retailers need places to store their merchandise
Makula Dunbar, 1:48 pm
Kenya’s mobile operator Safaricom Ltd experiences 39 Percent profit leap. Data service linked with bank, financial access has also helped influence sales.
Makula Dunbar, 1:05 pm
New technology in Uganda helps to combat dealers pushing adulterated fuel. Prior to computerized laboratories, fuel was monitored manually creating loopholes for dealers.
Dana Sanchez, 8:14 pm
China’s appetite for resources and its reputation for environmental exploitation in developing countries have raised concerns about how sustainable its business ventures are in Africa.
Dana Sanchez, 6:34 pm
Nigerian iROKOtv entrepreneurs Jason Njoku and partner Bastian Gotter are investing $1 million in SPARK, a new Lagos-based company that seeds startup Nigerian tech and Internet companies.
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