TECHNOLOGIES | TECHNOLOGIES

23-Jan-2019 to 12:22

Rwanda: State to send satellite into orbit

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda is currently collaborating with the Japanese government to launch its first-ever satellite for telecommunications.

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05-Jan-2019 to 15:54

Ethiopian Airlines implements Self Check-in Initiative

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Airlines on Saturday announced it has fully implemented the Self Check-in Initiative, which enables customers to check-in using their mobile device.

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18-Dec-2018 to 18:30

Kenya has potential for digital economy growth - Kenyatta

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday spoke of huge potential and numerous opportunities for the growth of the digital economy in Kenya.

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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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