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WHY IS ‘MTN’ AFRICA’S BIGGEST TELECOMS COMPANY IS LISTING ON THE NIGERIAN STOCK EXCHANGE

Africa’s leading telecoms group MTN has listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in a move that could pave the way for the sale of shares to investors in its

ARE THERE ‘100 MILLION GENERATORS IN PRIVATE HANDS’ IN NIGERIA?

Claim Nigeria has 100 million generators in private hands. Source: 702 radio host Bongani Bingwa (March 2019) Verdict Explainer: While electricity supply is erratic, there is no data on generator

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THE ROLE OF MANUFACTURING IN AFRICA

Manufacturing plays a prominent role in Africa’s economic development made evident by how industrial growth positively affects the overall GDP and productivity of the nation. Manufacturing activities promote development in

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THE IMPACT OF INDUSTRY 4.0 ON AFRICA’S MANUFACTURING SECTOR

Despite its status of a developing continent, Africa’s manufacturing space stands the opportunity to reap significant benefits from Industry 4.0, also known as “Fourth Industrial Revolution”. Industry 4.0 represents the

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ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES: BLACK BOXES FROM ETHIOPIA CRASH TO BE SENT OVERSEAS

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The black boxes from the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday will be sent overseas for analysis because there is not capacity in the country

BOEING TO UPGRADE SOFTWARE IN 737 MAX 8 FLEET IN ‘WEEKS’

(Reuters) – Boeing Co confirmed late on Monday it will deploy a software upgrade to the 737 MAX 8, a few hours after the Federal Aviation Administration said it would

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AFRICA ENERGY INDABA KICK OFF TOMORROW 19 FEBRUARY 2019 At THE SANDTON CONVENTION CENTRE

The much-anticipated Africa Energy Indaba, held in collaboration with strategic partners, the World Energy Council, NEPAD Agency and SANEA, kicks off on Tuesday, 19th February at the Sandton Convention Centre. 

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AFRICAN INNOVATIONS THAT COULD CHANGE THE WORLD

Welcome, to the bleeding-edge of African innovation: VR, 3D printing, AI and the rest. The continent isn’t just driving technological change for Africa, but for the world. Click through  to discover

SOUTH AFRICA READY TO LAUNCH MOST ADVANCED NANOSATELLITE

South Africa’s most advanced nanosatellite to date, ZACube-2, is scheduled for launch into space on 27 December, with the Russian Soyuz Kanopus mission from Siberia, Russia. The ZACube-2 will be

NEW SOUTH AFRICAN TAX COULD SEE YOU PAYING MORE FOR NETFLIX AND OTHER INTERNET SERVICES

The National Treasury recently published an amended regulation for electronic services. The regulation – which has an effective date of 1 April 2019 – will impact international suppliers of services