As Covid vaccination imports dry up, a third wave is sweeping Africa

With eight nations reporting a 30 percent increase in cases last week, the WHO has reportedly stated that the continent urgently needs more vaccines.

Hunter Bikes, by Hero MotoCorp, to glide on Nigerian roads soon

Hero MotoCorp, India’s leading two-wheeler producer and supplier, has publicized its reinvigorated strategy for the Nigerian market with a launc

Africa to destroy around 1.5 million COVID-19 vaccine doses

The Democratic Republic of Congo has reportedly returned 1.3 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to the Covax facility and South Sudan has also aler

Huawei’s Band 6 enters South African ‘smart wearables’ market

Huawei, a leading telecommunications brand, has announced the launch of its Band 6 for South African markets. The product is expected to be one of the

Scatec bags 540 MW ‘solar-plus-storage’ projects in South Africa

Scatec- a Norwegian company that specializes in renewable energy systems has secured 540 MW solar projects alongside 225MW/1140MWh of battery storage

CCBA partners with Flintfox & Microsoft to boost digital transformation

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) has reportedly announced a partnership with Flintfox- the pricing and rebate management specialists and Microsoft to

Gokada to launch ride-hailing service in Nigeria as part of super app

Ride-hailing company Gokada has announced its plans to launch ride-hailing services in Nigeria as part of its ‘super app’. According to r

China faces recoil over Sino-African projects due to environmental concerns

Many China-funded projects across Africa, established under Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative, are witnessing a severe backlash from conservati

South Africa imposes stricter lockdown in face of a third COVID wave

President Cyril Ramaphosa has reportedly announced that South Africa would reimpose stricter lockdown measures as the country is facing the threat of

ICASA extends temporary spectrum use by three months in South Africa

South Africa’s telecom regulator, Independent Community Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has extended the use of temporary radio frequency spec

African fintech startup OPay to raise $400 million to fuel expansion

OPay, a leading Africa-focused fintech firm with Chinese backers is reportedly in talks to raise as much as $400 million in funding. The planned fundr

Raxio builds Uganda’s first carrier-neutral data center facility

African company- Raxio has announced the introduction of the first advanced tier III carrier-neutral data center at its facility in Kampala Industrial