Month: <span>March 2017</span>

Tigo to continue supporting mobile birth registration in Tanzania

Tanzania’s digital lifestyle company, Tigo, has continued to support the Tanzania government’s under-five birth registration initiative through an innovative mobile application that is massively accelerating provisioning of birth certificates for children under the age of five. The under-five birth registration drive, launched in Geita and Shinyanga regions along the Lake Victoria Zone early this week, is expected to […]
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Regional fintech Innovators benefit from Global Conference

Global consulting firm, BFA in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation, have launched a two-day event in Ghana dubbed ‘Africa Fintech Unconference 2017’ which seeks bring together Fintech Innovators thought leaders, banks and other established financial players in the emerging Fintech sector to enable Fintech companies to engage in smarter pan-African partnerships. ‘We are looking to […]
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Kenya: ESET, iLabAfrica sign deal to build research and Cyber-security centre

Internet security company ESET East Africa has signed a memorandum of understanding (M.O.U) with the iLabAfrica centre of Strathmore University to set up a research and cyber-security operations centre (SOC) in Kenya. The deal is aimed at fighting against cybercrime in the country. Teddy Njoroge, Country Manager ESET East Africa, said the company will explore […]
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