NanoAvionics, OQ Technology partner to bring 5G connectivity to Africa

In a bid to support the increasing demand for 5G connectivity in the continent, NanoAvionics has announced establishing a strategic partnership with OQ Technology to develop, integrate, and operate a nanosatellite for their 5G IoT mission, Tiger-2, in the African regi

Google to offer Android & cloud development scholarships in Africa

The company has also announced the continuation of ‘Google for Startups Accelerator program’ for African startups

Offering support to developers and startups in Africa, Google, Inc., has announced the l

Puma Energy’s Future Energies to build solar plant in Ghana

  • The company is slated to develop a solar project with 422kW capacity with a battery capacity of 224kW
  • The project would mark as the initial step to transform energy dependence of Africa

FB, Google unite for undersea cable connection from South Asia & America

  • These cables would be the first ones to directly connect North America to some of the prominent parts of Indonesia
  • The cable connection is anticipated to increase connectivity for eastern and centr

Flutterwave secures $170Mn; aims to boost Africa’s FinTech ecosystem

Nigeria-based FinTech firm, Flutterwave has recently made it to the headlines following its announcement of raising USD 170 million in Series C Funding round led by Tiger Global Management and Avenir Growth Capital. This new funding has now brought in the total fundra

Study claims offshore wind farms could fulfill all of SA’s power demand

A study conducted by the Stellenbosch University concluded that offshore wind farms, if built in certain areas of South Africa, could potentially meet all of country’s electricity demands. The research led by Gordon Rae and Dr. Gareth Erfort involved use geograp

AfDB approves $27Mn financing for Egypt’s 200MW solar energy project

Accelerating the transition to sustainable energy to meet escalating power demands, Egypt’s 200 MW solar energy project has recently attained approval from the African Development Bank (AfDB) for a $27.2 million financial backing that will be used for supporting

Ola follows Tesla’s footsteps, plans to build electric cars & scooters

According to reliable sources, Ola is looking to transition from a mobility services provider to a global leader in low-cost EV (electric vehicle) market, modeled after Elon Musk’s famed car and clean energy company Tesla, Inc.

Harmony Gold to set up its first 10 MW solar power project

The company plans to generate its own electricity by harnessing the benefits of solar power

South African gold mining company, Harmony Gold is nearing its plans of adding 30 MW of self-generated solar power into its existing electricity mix, with commencement of initial ph