INTERNET

What is the impact of Africa’s (many) internet shutdowns?...

Internet shutdowns are becoming a worrying normal in Africa and are costing the economy

DATABASES

Ghanaian blockchain company looks to verify land ownership...

Bitland aims to use blockchain to safeguard land title registrations.

SOFTWARE

JustElect is forging a path for electronic voting in Ghanaian...

Q&A with Ghanaian startup deploying electronic voting in various institutions across the country

INTERNET

Africa: Four undersea cables to watch out for

How internet connectivity in Africa will change with new and coming soon undersea fibre cables

TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT

Africa’s first programming language to teach kids code

Kennedy Kanyi has developed arguably Africa’s first programming language

SOCIAL NETWORKS

Twitter can fix Kenyan roads

A group of volunteers with ICT backgrounds have used social media to enforce government accountability

SOFTWARE & WEB DEVELOPMENT

The need for ICT research in Africa

ICT based research may be limited but it can offer a great source of solutions for the continent

Africa: 2016 Highlights

We run through IDG Connect’s highlights of the year on Africa

TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT

Can tech solve South Africa’s higher education crisis?

In the wake of recent protests over exorbitant higher education fees e-learning could provide a solution

FINANCE

Senegalese PayDunya wants to be PayPal for Africa

Young West Africa startup is providing API system that aggregates all African mobile wallets to send and receive payments in one single gateway

TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT

Five African countries changing the education sector through...

All over Africa e-learning is catching on, but countries are doing it differently.

MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS

What is the future of SMS and USSD in Africa?

Legacy mobile technology still provides plenty of opportunities

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

The six most innovative technology companies in Africa

Tomer Harel co-founder of Spectoos picks his six most innovative companies from across the continent

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

Satellite weather indexing provides insurance for rural...

How one startup is providing smallholder farmers with agri-insurance products for safe farming through MNOs and weather stations in East Africa

WEB CONTENT MANAGEMENT

Local content required to reach online African audiences...

Increased internet penetration in Africa will cause a demand for local content

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