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Orange Announces $ 85M Investment In AIG

Orange has announced the acquisition of a US $ 85.5 Million equity interest in Africa Internet Group, joining AXA, Goldman Sachs and longstanding investors MTN Group, Millicom and Rocket Internet. Through this investment, which will be accompanied by a series of strategic partnerships between the subsidiaries of the two groups, Orange will help Jumia and […]
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Oracle gears up for Cloud Day showcase

Oracle is set to host an Oracle Cloud Day event  to showcase the firm’s fully integrated stack of cloud applications, platform services, and engineered systems. Set to be held on April 14, 2016, the Oracle Cloud Day will be implemented by connecting more than 30 countries from the East to the West of Africa, live across 4 […]
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Uber launches in two new African cities

Uber Mobile taxi company is spreading across the continent with its latest launch in two new locations in Abuja, Nigeria, and Mombasa, Kenya. The on-demand transportation seeks expansion in Africa amid opposition from traditional taxis, with the recent uber attacks reported in Kenya Capital, Nairobi. Mombasa and Abuja joins the growing list of smart African cities to […]
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NBK scoops an award for business process automation

National Bank of Kenya (NBK) has won an award from the global Workflow Management Coalition (WfCW), an international organization that tracks global business process automation. NBK received the coveted Global award for excellence in BPM & Workflow which recognizes excellence in automation of workflow and business process management in organizations around the world. Boston based […]
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Egypt takes on Electric Cars

For the first time, Egypt will host the international competition for electric vehicles in which of 150 students from 10 engineering schools in Egypt will participate during the first half of March 2016. The competition will be organised by the organisation Global Education, Energy, Environment (Global EEE). CEO of Abu Suma Company for Tourism Development […]
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SimbaPay expands African remittanceto EU

Africans living in the Europe will now be able to send money back home instantly and free of charge. This is after Simba pay, a digital money transfer provider, expanded its African money transfer service to 5 new EU countries. The new countries are France, Germany, Ireland, Italy and Spain. SimbaPay says that money transferred […]
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