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Gambia Opens First ICT Assembly Plant

AFRICANGLOBE - The Gambian Vice President, Dr Isatou Njie Saidy, has commissioned the country’s first ever Information, Communication Technology (ICT) Assembly Plant Complex at Serekunda near the capital Banjul over the weekend.

Nigerian Govt Pledge to Boost ICT Sector With 15 Billion Investment

Nigeria's ICT sector is set for a big boost as the Federal Government has pledged that the investment profile of the sector will be...

Will Uganda’s Underfunding Effect Its Technological Growth?

The Ugandan government needs to get with the times if it is to avoid falling behind in the region’s ICT revolution, as it broke...

Nigerian Wins Top Africa Technology Award

Technology Africa, organizers of Titans of Tech Award has recognized the Chief Executive Officer of Computer Warehouse Group (CWG) Mr. Austin Kwesi Okere with...

Africa: Improved Access to ICT Can Boost the Continent

Improved access to the internet and other information and communication technology (ICT) can help Africa to meet its social and economic goals, says South...

Tanzania’s ICT Entrepreneurs Ripe for Funding

Information and Communication Technology entrepreneurs in Tanzania now have a flicker of hope ushered in by the announcement of an innovation fund which is...

Africa’s ICT Entrepreneurs – On the Brink of the Long Summer...

For over a decade, Africa's ICT entrepreneurs have struggled to make sense of how to innovate and make money on a continent that was...

Tanzania to Spend U.S. $189 Million On Fibre Optic Network

Tanzania will spend over $189 million on laying the national fibre optic network, which is expected to be complete by March this year, boosting access to and lowering cost of Internet. Minister for Communication Science and Technology Professor Makame Mbarawa says the project is financed jointly by China and Tanzania, with the former dishing out over $170 million and the latter $18 million.

West African Cable to Boost Namibia's Telecoms

Telecom Namibia's chief executive officer Frans Ndoroma says the 5th ICT summit which opened in the capital yesterday has an important role to play in identifying best practices for a robust ICT sector in Namibia and other SADC countries that will benefit from the West Africa Cable System that landed on the Namibian coast earlier this year.

ICT Devt Will Contribute to Nigeria’s GDP Growth, Says Minister

Nigeria's Minister of Communication Technology, Mrs. Omobola Johnson has disclosed that the ministry would co-ordinate, facilitate and drive the development of the ICT industry to Increase its contribution to Nigeria's Gross Domestic Productin a way that will catapult the Nigerian economy to greater heights.

South Africa and Nokia in ICT Partnership

South Africa's Department of Science and Technology and Nokia are to partner on a number of information and communication technology projects, ranging from educational services on mobile devices to rural broadband access