28-Aug-2017 to 15:00

Ethiopia set to launch communication satellite - Official

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is ready to launch a communication satellite into space after years of preparations, a senior official announced on Monday.

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26-Aug-2017 to 14:45

Internet society chief urges digital integration of African nations

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The African Regional Director of the NGO Internet Society, Dawit Bekele on Friday urged the authorities on the continent to work toward digital integration, which could facilitate regional economic integration.

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09-Aug-2017 to 16:55

Tanzania shuts down pumping stations without EFD machines

APA Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) — The Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) has shut down 241 petrol stations across the country that have not installed the Electronic Fiscal Petrol Printers.

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09-Aug-2017 to 13:42

Mozambique unveils largest employment platform

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security (MITESS) has launched the country’s largest public electronic employment service, aimed at replacing manual procedures, APA can report on Wednesday.

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08-Aug-2017 to 16:35

Saudi ACWA Power to establish 3 solar projects in Egypt

APA-Cairo (Egypt) — Saudi Arabian water and power project developer ACWA Power has been awarded three solar photovoltaic power projects by Egypt.

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04-Aug-2017 to 18:18

S/Leone NEC creates App for election process

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — As the country prepares for general elections slated for 7 March 2018, the National Elections Commission (NEC) in Sierra Leone has unveiled plans to use a computer application to enhance reporting on next year’s elections.

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20-Jul-2017 to 18:32

Namibian Cabinet approves renewal energy policy

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Ministry of Mines and Energy will soon table the National Renewable Energy Policy in parliament for approval, after its adoption by the Cabinet, Information and Communication Technology Minister Tjekero Tweya announced on Thursday.

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