Defining the digital workplace in 2020

Posted by - February 4, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup]2019 has seen companies implement several incremental changes to create a more immersive experience for employees around the digital workplace. Much of this has revolved around driving collaboration and using automation so workers can deliver increased strategic value. While this automation has always been a focus area when it comes to computing-centric solutions,

Jubilee House goes solar as part of government’s renewable energy drive

Posted by - February 4, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup]Power generation at the seat of government, Jubilee House is to go solar as government’s renewable energy drive takes shape. The $1.4million project, when completed in June this year, will guarantee solar-powered energy to 60 per cent of the Presidency. President Akufo-Addo first made the commitment to ensure all state housing property go solar during

OPay Gets CBN’s Approval for International Money Transfer Services

Posted by - November 19, 2019

OPay, a provider of payment, a ride-hailing company, food delivery and loan services firm, has been granted approval by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to commence international money transfer services in Nigeria. With the approval, OPay will start facilitating remittance business to business, business to person and person to person remittance services into Nigeria.

Spectranet, Nokia join forces to provide ultra-broadband services in Nigeria

Posted by - November 13, 2019

Nokia has announced that Spectranet, a Nigerian Internet service provider, will bring high-speed access to customers in Lagos and Abuja by deploying its GPON solution as part of an extensive Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) rollout. The solution aims to enable Spectranet to provide new ultra-broadband services such as 4K HD video streaming and online gaming to residential

MTN secures CBN’s License for financial services

Posted by - July 30, 2019

Telecommunications operator, MTN, has secured full Super Agent Licence from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to offer financial services in the country. MTN said the licence received through its subsidiary, Yello Digital Financial Services Limited (YDFS) would enable it launch a large scale fintech strategy in the country. “The licence will enable MTN to

Orange Business Services to transform Sony’s global network

Posted by - July 8, 2019

Orange Business Services was contracted to consolidate and transform the communications infrastructure of Sony’s two largest operating companies initially into a harmonised, future-proof network. Built on the Orange Flexible SD-WAN platform, the new Sony network will connect more than 500 locations in over 50 countries across five continents. Orange will now be Sony’s principal provider,

Smile sees value in Skyroam Simo partnership to improve mobile data services

Posted by - July 3, 2019

4GLTE telecommunications group, Smile Telecoms, has formally entered into a partnership with Skyroam Simo, one of the world’s leading mobile Platform as a Service company providing global data access services, to enable more Africa mobile users to seamlessly connect to its services. We need support from Int’l agencies to deal with cartels fueling human trafficking,

VDT communications Launches 4G LTE Advanced services

Posted by - June 20, 2019

VDT communications, a leading broadband communications service provider has launched its retail data network – 4G LTE Advanced service into the market. The product themed:”Live the life” is aimed at bridging the dearth and poor quality network gap being witnessed in the market today. Engr. Abiodun Omoniyi, Managing Director/CEO, VDT Communications Limited, Speaking at the

Microsoft opens data centres in Africa with intelligent cloud services

Posted by - March 7, 2019

Microsoft has announced the opening of its first data centres in Africa, with the general availability of Azure from the new cloud regions in Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa. This makes Microsoft the first global provider to deliver cloud services from datacentres on the continent, which will help companies securely and reliably move their