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Spotlight MEA: Launching a New South-African Home-Grown Digital Finance and E-Commerce App

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Digital transformation has been a priority across the world and has also hit the top of the list across Africa, especially now with Co-VID 19. In Africa, 77% of all jobs in Africa are created by small, medium and micro enterprises (SMME)’s and account for almost 50% of the GDP, according ...

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Spotlight MEA: Launching a New South-African Home-Grown Digital Finance and E-Commerce App

Spotlight MEA: Launching a New South-African Home-Grown Digital Finance and E-Commerce App

Digital transformation has been a priority across the world and has also hit the top of the list across Africa, especially now with Co-VID 19. In Africa, 77% of all jobs in Africa are ...

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Africa Dialogue Only Effective if Followed by Action

Africa Dialogue Only Effective if Followed by Action

Africa’s growth remains uneven, with East Africa out-pacing the rest of the continent; The continent grew 3.8% in 2018, with Sub-Saharan Africa

Interview with Mamadou Toure, Founder Africa 2.0 And Ubuntu Capital - Changing Structure of Communities with Ubuntu And co-creation Tech

Interview with Mamadou Toure, Founder Africa 2.0 And Ubuntu Capital - Changing Structure of Communities with Ubuntu And co-creation Tech

Mamadou Toure founded Ubuntu Group in 2015, an investment/advisory and financial services platform committed to deliver bundled financial and social returns to stakeholders through ...

Expanding the AWS Cloud – An AWS Region is coming to South Africa!

Expanding the AWS Cloud – An AWS Region is coming to South Africa!

Earlier this year, we launched infrastructure on the African continent by introducing Amazon CloudFront to South Africa, with two new edge locations in Johannesburg and Cape Town. We ...

Spotlighting opportunities for business in Africa and strategies to succeed in the world’s next big growth market

Spotlighting opportunities for business in Africa and strategies to succeed in the world’s next big growth market

Acha Leke and Landry Signé explain why Africa is the world’s next big growth market and offer strategies to successfully navigate the region’s business landscape.

Video Interview: Mamadou Toure, Founder Africa 2.0 Foundation – Digital Transformation In Africa

Video Interview: Mamadou Toure, Founder Africa 2.0 Foundation – Digital Transformation In Africa

citiesabc founder Dinis Guarda interviews Mamadou Toure, Founder Africa 2.0 And Ubuntu Group about the challenges Africa face, digital transformation and h

Africa’s Game Changer. Building a Pan African data centre portfolio

Africa’s Game Changer. Building a Pan African data centre portfolio

Building for Africa, not just within a national market, is the challenge industry veteran Stephane Duproz has taken on board. The vision of a Pan African data centre brand has never been so ...

Into Africa: China’s ambitions for a transcontinental logistics network

Into Africa: China’s ambitions for a transcontinental logistics network

Much of the focus on China's Belt and Road programme has been on trade routes between Europe and Asia, but Chinese organisations are also investing in African infrastructure.

African Fintech startups to look out for in 2018

African Fintech startups to look out for in 2018

Here's what to expect in 2018 in the fintech sector and which South African startups in the sector to keep an eye on. There are a number of impressive African

Is Satellite Really Reducing the Digital Divide?

Is Satellite Really Reducing the Digital Divide?

The role of HTS is crucial in the ground gained with broadband access, explains, Chatue, as its potential to lower CAPEX will directly impact unemployment and spur growth in Small and ...

Africa Offers Tremendous Growth for E-commerce – Could It Save Retail Businesses in the West?

Africa Offers Tremendous Growth for E-commerce – Could It Save Retail Businesses in the West?

While many challenges persist, Africa’s swelling population could make the continent an increasingly important presence in e-commerce.

#EachforEqual: These Are The Top African Women To Watch In Bitcoin And Blockchain

#EachforEqual: These Are The Top African Women To Watch In Bitcoin And Blockchain

To appreciate the contribution of females to the sector(s), Paxful has launched an annual list featuring 10 African women in blockchain.

Africa: Why Girls' Education is Key in War Against Climate Change

Africa: Why Girls' Education is Key in War Against Climate Change

Opinion - One year ago I was on an all-female expedition to Antarctica aimed at heightening women’s influence as decision-makers on issues that shape our planet. It wasn’t long before I ...