23-Dec-2019 to 19:17

Rwanda to start investing in block-chain projects by 2020

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan ministry of ICT and Innovation will allocate part of its next year's budget to new projects focusing on technologies such as blockchain, robotics, artificial intelligence (AI) and big data initiatives, an official source confirmed Monday in Kigali.

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20-Dec-2019 to 10:29

Ethiopia launches first-ever Remote Sensing Satellite

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia launched its first-ever Remote Sensing Satellite, ET-RSS-1 to space from China on Friday December 20, 2019 at 3:21GMT.

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19-Dec-2019 to 22:51

Kenyan firm recognized among world’s top fintechs

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenyan start-up Alternative Circle has been recognized as one of the top fintechs in a first ever survey on the emerging industry, globally.

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25-Nov-2019 to 12:17

Ethiopia to establish electronic world trade hub

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia and Alibaba Group on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to establish an Electronic World Trade Platform (eWTP) hub in the east African nation.

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22-Nov-2019 to 18:07

Ethiopia to launch its first satellite in December

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia will launch its first ever satellite on December 17, 2019 with the help of China, the country’s Innovation and Technology minister has disclosed.

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08-Nov-2019 to 15:09

Amazon moots ‘edge location’ in Nairobi

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — American multinational technology company, Amazon on Friday announced it’s planning to set up an ‘edge location’ in the Kenyan capital Nairobi.

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01-Nov-2019 to 14:33

Sierra Leone launches digital innovation strategy

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Sierra Leone government will later on Friday unveil its national strategy on innovation as part of a large effort to digitalize the country’s governance infrastructure.

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