TECHNOLOGIES | TECHNOLOGIES

20-Jul-2018 to 10:44

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.

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17-Jul-2018 to 13:41

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).

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01-Jun-2018 to 18:02

Ethiopia launches e-visa service for international visitors

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Immigration service in collaboration with Ethiopian Airlines on Friday launched an e-visa service for all international visitors to Ethiopia, effective June 01, 2018.

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13-Apr-2018 to 12:42

Mauritania: Internet Connection restored

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Internet connections in Mauritania returned to normal Thursday after two weeks of failure of the undersea cable located off the Atlantic coast, reports in Nouakchott said Friday.

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10-Apr-2018 to 15:50

Africa loses $3.5b to cyber security attacks in 2017 - Survey

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — African financial institutions and governments incurred a massive $3.5 billion loss to a wave of cyber-crime attacks in 2017, a new survey released on Tuesday disclosed.

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10-Apr-2018 to 15:33

Senegal Scaling Solar tender produces one of the lowest electricity costs in Afr...

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The World Bank Group’s Scaling Solar programme, designed to help remove obstacles to developing large-scale solar power in developing countries, has set a new benchmark in Senegal resulting in two bids that will produce electricity for under 4 Euro cents (roughly 5 US cents) per kilowatt hour.

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29-Mar-2018 to 13:47

Solar most promising source of Africa’s power - Survey

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Solar photovoltaic is overwhelmingly seen as the most promising power generation source for Africa, a survey released on Thursday has stated.

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