Oracle’s global startup program will support 500 startups in Ghana

Posted by - March 28, 2019

The Oracle Global Startup Ecosystem and the Government of Ghana have announced the Ghana-Oracle Digital Enterprise Program, a new collaborative effort to support technology-enabled startups and entrepreneurs across Ghana. The Oracle Global Startup Ecosystem, Oracle’s program for entrepreneurs and innovators worldwide, has committed to support 500 local startups through access to Oracle Cloud technology, mentoring

OneFi acquires payment company Amplify

Posted by - March 28, 2019

Lagos based online lending startup OneFi is buying Nigerian payment solutions company Amplify for an undisclosed amount. OneFi will take over Amplify’s IP, team, and client network of over 1000 merchants to which Amplify provides payment processing services, OneFi CEO Chijioke Dozie told TechCrunch. The move comes as fintech has become one of Africa’s most

Incoming Vodafone Ghana CEO calls on NCA

Posted by - March 27, 2019

The incoming Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Vodafone Ghana Limited, Mrs Patricia Obo-Nai on Monday, March 18, 2019, paid a courtesy call on the Director General of the National Communications Authority (NCA), Mr. Joe Anokye, at the NCA Tower in Accra. The purpose of the visit was to introduce herself to the Authority before assuming

South Africa recognised as global destination for Business Process Service

Posted by - March 27, 2019

Following significant investments from key industry players and renewed focus on the sector from government, South Africa has emerged as a global destination of choice for Business Process Services (BPS). “In an unprecedented and seminal moment for the market, a sitting president specifically mentioned the BPS sector in a State of the Nation Address,” comments

Oracle Teams Up with the Government of Ghana to support local startups

Posted by - March 27, 2019

The Oracle Global Startup Ecosystem and the Government of Ghana have announced the Ghana-Oracle Digital Enterprise Program, a new collaborative effort to support technology-enabled startups and entrepreneurs across Ghana. The Oracle Global Startup Ecosystem, Oracle’s program for entrepreneurs and innovators worldwide, has committed to support 500 local startups through access to Oracle Cloud technology, mentoring

IOTFA2019 helps leaders stay on top of IoT trends

Posted by - March 27, 2019

By the year 2020, it is estimated that there will be up to 21billion connected devices globally, and the Internet of Things is set to change the trajectory of how businesses are run. Currently, organizations are at different staged of their IoT journey and many of them get caught up in the hype of the

South African Tourism appoints new Hub Head for North America

Posted by - March 26, 2019

Well-known and respected Marketing and Advertising Executive, Jerry Mpufane, will swop his Johannesburg office for the Big Apple. Mpufane has been appointed as the new South African Tourism Hub Head for USA and Canada, taking over from Bangu Masisi whose term in office has come to an end. Mpufane will be based at the South

Huawei launches new P30 series smartphones

Posted by - March 26, 2019

Huawei is expected to announce the launch of its P30 series of smartphones in Paris today and users can follow the event live, as it unfolds. At 15:00 pm (SA time), Users will be able to watch the launch live either on YouTube, Facebook or Twitter by simply clicking on the links. Huawei SA noted that it

Datacrest Technology Unveils its Smart City, Cloud Solutions in Nigeria

Posted by - March 26, 2019

Datacrest Technology Limited, an Information Technology and Software Developer organisation that partners globally recognised Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), has unveiled its Smart City solutions in Nigeria. The Company introduced these solutions at the recently concluded Oracle Cloud Day 2019 held in Lagos, with a promise to assist Governments, Corporate Organisations and Individuals to solve issues