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The Staff, 4/25/2018
Innovative technology projects have only weeks left to enter the 8th Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East, which rewards those projects that "improve the living conditions of people in Africa and the Middle East in fields such as education, healthcare, farming, mobile payments or sustainable development."
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 4/18/2018
The cloud services sector in South Africa is about to get a filip with the launch in June of Microsoft Azure cloud services in partnership with Vodacom, the country's mobile market leader.
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PRESS RELEASE, 4/11/2018
LONDON -- ONEm Communications (www.ONEm.com) is bringing internet-like services to millions of people without the internet. On any ordinary mobile, users can engage in group communication with each other like people do on the internet.
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PRESS RELEASE, 3/26/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- LAGOS, Nigeria -- MDXI (www.MDX-I.com) data centre, a subsidiary of MainOne (www.MainOne.net), has partnered with Avanti Communications Group Plc ("Avanti") (www.AvantiPlc.com), a leading British satellite operator, to host and manage the satellite operator's in-country Gateway Earth Station (GES). The partnership has already delivered ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 3/23/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- MIDRAND, South Africa -- Rapid urbanisation across the continent is having an effect on water demands and it is estimated that by the year 2030, the world will need 40% more water than its current accessible, reliable supply.
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Connecting Africa, 3/20/2018
Google has named the 12 startups that will participate in its Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa program.
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PRESS RELEASE, 3/12/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- LOS ALTOS, Calif. -- Cloud native communications software leader Metaswitch today announced that leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, has selected Metaswitch solutions, including its Clearwater vIMS Core, Perimeta vSBC, Service Assurance Server (SAS) and Multiservice Telephony Application ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 3/8/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- NAIROBI, Kenya -- As women, we're no strangers to the stereotypes that surround our often more detailed approach to getting tasks done. Too pedantic. Too fussy. We've heard them all.
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Connecting Africa, 3/1/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- PARIS -- The call for applications for the 8th Orange (www.Orange.com) Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East opens today and will run through 31 May 2018, under the "Orange Social Venture Prize" section on the http://EntrepreneurClub.orange.com/en.
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Kelwas
Posted by Kelwas |  In reply to: Ex-Vivendi Chairman Held By French Police Investigating Bribery Allegations
As we can see, evevry country is impacted by corruption. Definitely a big issue!

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Posted by Kelwas |  In reply to: Ecobank Launches Fintech Challenge Competition for African Startups
I like that kind of Breaking Bad's effect...Africa is definitely the future, I'm so happy!

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Kelwas
Posted by Kelwas |  In reply to: Africa the Bright Spot for Bharti Airtel
Yes, Africa is definitely the future. Lots of opportunities' out there!

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Posted by mehdi1973us |  In reply to: Ex-Vivendi Chairman Held By French Police Investigating Bribery Allegations
I was cheerful and happy enthusiastic when this blog was presented. Interesting stuff to read.   تاج گل

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