Yodel.io is a Digital Receptionist for SMBs Taking Calls

Yodel.io, an Austria-founded startup that developed a “digital receptionist” to help SMBs and other small teams handle in and outbound phone-calls, has picked up...

ICT To Improve Web Presence in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe has a mobile penetration rate of 102.7 percent (according to PORTAZ January 2018) meaning over 100 percent of the Zimbabwean population...

U.N. Telecoms Chief Houlin Zhao Says Huawei Allegations Driven by Politics Not Evidence

U.S. security concerns about 5G mobile networks built by Chinese telecoms giant Huawei appear to be driven by politics and trade rather...

Kenyan Science Teacher Peter Tabichi Wins Global Prize

A science teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away most of his salary to support poorer pupils, has won a $1m prize...

New Crypto Wallet Service Bringing Digital Currency to WhatsApp Users

In an effort to promote the widespread adoption of crypto, a team of developers have created a wallet that will allow its users...

Rwanda Launches First Coding Academy #BornToCode

Rwanda has embraced technology and is now preparing its young population for the future by launching a coding academy. The school's motto...

Rwanda in Partnership With OneWeb Launches Icyerekezo Satellite to Connect Rural Schools to The...

Rwanda has launched a satellite named Icyerekezo, which will bring internet connectivity to students at Nkombo Island, in Lake Kivu. Rwanda wants...

NetOne Two Executives, Sibusiso Ndlovu and Brian Mutandiro Sent On Forced Leave

NetOne has sent on forced leave its top two executives who are Sibusiso Ndlovu, the Chief Finance Officer (CFO) as well as its Chief...

Kenneth Makate Told Not to Accept Anything Less Than R650 Million Compensation From Vodacom

Kenneth Makate has sued his former funders, Raining Men Trade, for fraud and is fighting the company’s claim to a share of his settlement...

Naspers Leads R7.7-Billion Investment in Indian Tech Startup

Naspers and Canada’s state pension fund have invested $540 million (R7.77 billion) in Indian educational technology startup Byju’s. Bengaluru-based Byju’s launched a learning app in...

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