10-Dec-2018 to 15:35

UNDP launches Youth for Africa and SDGs

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Accenture have announced the launch of Youth for Africa and Sustainable Development Goals, a pan-African entrepreneurship portal-platform, with a two-day programme in Lagos.

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22-Nov-2018 to 13:52

Cameroon: Internet penetration rate stands at 35.64%

APA-Douala (Cameroon) by Mbog Achille — Cameroon's Internet penetration rate was 35.64 percent in 2017, an increase of 2.39 percent in comparison with the previous year, according to a recent report by the Telecoms Regulatory Agency (ART).

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21-Nov-2018 to 11:47

Morocco launches Mohammed VI-B Satellite

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The Mohammed VI-B satellite was successfully launched Tuesday 21 November from the Kourou space base in French Guiana, according to the television footage broadcast live from the Moroccan capital Rabat.

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20-Nov-2018 to 14:15

ECA to establish legal digital identities in Africa

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the Omidyar Network have announced a partnership to establish legal digital identities in Africa.

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16-Nov-2018 to 10:28

ECA, AUC to host high-level digital identification meeting in Addis Ababa

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Union Commission (AUC) will on Sunday convene a high-level meeting on the need for Africa to embark on a digital identification drive.

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14-Nov-2018 to 10:22

Morocco: UNESCO commissions Rabat University data center

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco’s Center for Scientific and Technical Research (CNERST) has established a university datacenter, the first of its kind nationwide, to provide educational institutions with high performance computing and storage capabilities.

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14-Nov-2018 to 10:13

Morocco to launch Mohammed VI-B Satellite

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco will on November 21 launch the Mohammed VI-B earth observation satellite from the Kourou Space Centre launchsteo in French Guiana, the Ariane Space Group announced on Tuesday.

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