Nigeria Emerges First in West Africa to Testrun 5G Technology

Posted by - November 27, 2019

Nigeria on Monday became the first country in West Africa to testrun 5G technology and applications. A statement by the telecom giant, MTN Nigeria, said the feat became possible as a result of the strong collaboration between the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, the Nigerian Communications Commission, (NCC), MTN Nigeria, Huawei (Abuja), ZTE (Calabar)

EFSA launches Africa’s first e-commerce Trustmark

Posted by - October 24, 2019

The Ecommerce Forum South Africa has launched its Safe.Shop Trustmark. The EFSA provides the Trustmark badge to e-commerce platforms that have been confirmed as being compliant with EFSA’s South African Code of Conduct Checklist, covering the appropriate regulations required of online shops in SA (eg. CPA, POPIA, ECTA). Introduced at a breakfast gathering in Johannesburg,

Kagame Launches First Smartphone Ever to be made in Rwanda market

Posted by - October 22, 2019

President Paul Kagame has welcomed the development noting that the Mara Phone joins a growing list of high-quality products made in the country. The development is expected to boost ownership and use of smartphones in Rwanda which among other things improves access and delivery of public services as well as financial inclusion. The launch of

Enterprise Group Launches Industry First Mobile App

Posted by - September 4, 2019

The Enterprise Group has outdoor a new mobile application dubbed the ‘Enterprise Take Advantage’ to ensure the quick and smooth delivery of their services. The app which demonstrates the readiness of the Enterprise Group to embrace and adapt to the growing trends of technology is to facilitate the prompt and effective payment of claims to

Samsung unveils first ‘mid-range’ 5G smartphone

Posted by - September 3, 2019

Samsung has unveiled the first 5G phone in its mid-range Galaxy A series just a few weeks after launching the flagship Galaxy S10 5G and Galaxy Note 10 5G devices. In a statement, Samsung said the new Galaxy A90 5G will offer future-proof connectivity at a more affordable price that will be officially announced when

Standard Chartered Announces another First Banking Feature in the Ghanaian Market

Posted by - July 31, 2019

In its continued efforts to meet the rising demands of Ghana’s young and digitally-savvy population, the Bank has launched Ghana’s first Social Banking Solution called SC Keyboard. The feature, which is part of the Bank’s Full Digital Bank on Mobile – SC Mobile, allows the Bank’s customers to access a variety of financial services from