12-Nov-2018 to 10:57

Uganda, Microsoft sign MoU on technology support

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — In a move to place digital transformation and innovation at the centre of Uganda’s national agenda, Uganda’s Ministry of Information, Communication and Technology has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Microsoft East Africa.

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25-Oct-2018 to 14:15

Rwanda extends contract with Zipline for drone deliveries

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan government has extended the contract with the US-based robotics firm known as "Zipline" that is delivering emergency medical supplies by remotely-piloted aircraft or drones.

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24-Oct-2018 to 21:45

Morocco to host Artificial Intelligence confab

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has announced Morocco as the host of a forum on artificial intelligence (AI) in Africa.

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09-Oct-2018 to 16:06

Alibaba founder Jack Ma set to visit Rwanda

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Chinese business magnate and investor Jack Ma is scheduled to visit Rwanda on 31 October, to meet with local investors to explore opportunities available in various sectors, an authoritative source revealed Tuesday in Kigali.

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08-Sep-2018 to 13:06

Africans spent 4 million+ hours reading online - study

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — A new study released to mark International Literacy Day on Saturday revealed that Africans spent more than four million hours reading books on their mobile phones in 2018.

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03-Sep-2018 to 18:10

Finserve releases Africa’s first keyboard app

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Mobile virtual network operator Finserve on Monday launched mKey, Africa’s first keyboard app.

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