TECHNOLOGIES | TECHNOLOGIES

16-Aug-2021 to 11:15

Using artificial intelligence to map African cities

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Technology used to map Lusaka, Zambia is replicable in other African cities to upgrade informal settlements and achieve sustainable urban expansion.

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06-Aug-2021 to 12:29

Cote d'Ivoire: Electric bus to link Yopougon, Bingerville

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The Ivorian Ministry of Transport is currently preparing a call for tender for the implementation of a “Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)” project, an electric bus that will commute between Yopougon and Bingerville, a line that runs from the west to the east of Abidjan.

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08-Jul-2021 to 23:50

Sub-Saharan Africa offering bright prospects for 5G

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The countries of sub-Saharan Africa will have 70 million subscribers to 5G in five years, according to Ericsson’s Mobility Report seen by APA on Thursday.

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16-Jun-2021 to 11:29

Morocco’s HRC urged to focus on new technologies on human rights

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The Human Rights Council (HRC) should pay special attention to the impact of new technologies on human rights, Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita said on Tuesday.

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31-May-2021 to 08:31

Ethiopia to use cloud seeding technology as second option to fill controversial...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is set to use cloud seeding technology in addition to the heavy rains in the coming July and August to undertake the second filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

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30-Apr-2021 to 12:18

Africa to hold conference on women’s access to technology

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — A virtual conference on the geographic diversity of women in technology in Africa and the Middle East is scheduled for May 25-27, 2021.

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12-Apr-2021 to 12:48

Embrace ICT to renew economy - Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africans should embrace the development of the digital industry through its information and communication technology (ICT) as a main part of the country’s economic recovery plan following the negative effects of the coronavirus pandemic, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday.

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