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.
Sierra Leone to use biometric verification to cleanse public service
APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) —
Finserve releases Africa’s first keyboard app
APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Mobile virtual network operator Finserve on Monday launched mKey, Africa’s first keyboard app.
BRICS grouping gears up to play prominent role in digital revolution
APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The BRICS member states of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa say they are united in their cause to secure their place in the Fourth Industrial Revolution now engulfing the world.
Dakar varsity launches digital platforms
APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar (UCAD) on Friday launched the Computer and Internet Certificate (C2i) and the Digital Working Environment (ENT).
Internet balloons to be deployed in Kenya next year
APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Loon a subsidiary of Alphabet, the American multinational conglomerate, on Thursday announced it will bring internet to remote parts of Kenya beginning 2019.
Kenya: Mobile phone penetration at 95.1 percent - Report
APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Mobile phone penetration in Kenya has risen to 95.1 percent from 94.3 percent, according to the latest statistics from the Communications Authority of Kenya (CAK).