Source: Republic of South Africa: Department of Government Communication and Information |

Deputy Minister of Communications Pinky Kekana unveils a computer lab and coding program for learners in Hammanskraal, 19 October 2018

This is consistent with the efforts to introduce and expose learners to coding at High School and develop the requisite skills for the fourth industrial revolution

Deputy Minister of Communications, Pinky Kekana, will on Friday 19 October 2018 unveil a state of the art Computer lab in Hammanskraal at Ntswane Secondary School. The High School was identified by community members and former pupils as a school that required a number of substantial refurbishments to a number…

Source: Ministry of Posts, Telecom and Technology of Somalia |

Somalia's Major Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Event came to a close with new product launches

Attended by thousands of the general public, the event provided an unprecedented networking opportunity for the youth who had interactive discussions with the leaders of the sector both from the private and the public

Somalia’s first Information and Communications (ICT) exhibition came to a close late Wednesday after two days of successful product launches, networking events, lucky draws, and panel sessions that brought out in-depth debates and fresh ideas on the ICT ecosystem trends that charted the achievements and new direction of the ICT…

Source: Kaspersky |

Protect your connected lifestyle with adaptive security: Kaspersky Lab launches new generation of beyond-AV consumer solutions in Nigeria

Kaspersky Lab has updated its key range of solutions for home users, designed to safeguard everything that is valuable to them

In the modern world, people are making an everyday compromise between the opportunity to constantly stay connected, or preserve their privacy. The more people use different internet services, the more difficult it is for them to keep their personal information confidential. Moreover, maintaining a mobile lifestyle requires users to be…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Presidency |

President Ramaphosa offers Best Wishes to Matric Class of 2018

These candidates are among a total of 796 542 who will write the matric examination across 6 888 examination centres countrywide until November 28 2018

President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged families, communities and the country at large to support the matric Class of 2018 as the first examinations get underway today, Monday 15 October 2018. The first practical examinations in Computer Examinations Technology (CAT) – which form part of the 2018 National Senior Certificate (NSC)…

ICE Africa
Source: ICE Africa |

ICE Africa poised to make historic debut attracting delegates from 91 countries

ICE Africa has attracted delegates from a total of 91 countries including gaming professionals from 25 African countries

The international gaming industry has shown its support for Clarion's vision to deliver a stellar business event for the continent, with the inaugural edition of ICE Africa (www.ICEAfrica.za.com) (24 and 25 of October at the Sandton Convention Centre, South Africa) now at 90% capacity with leading brands including Aruze Gaming;…

GE
Source: GE |

GE Healthcare and Society of Radiography in Kenya (SORK) Sign Partnership to Enhance Radiography Training

Training will focus on essential radiography skills to optimise efficiency

The training partnership between GE Healthcare (www.GEHealthcare.com) and Society of Radiography in Kenya will equip a minimum of 140 radiographers on the latest radiography technologies. Training will focus on essential radiography skills to optimise efficiency GE Healthcare and the Society of Radiography in Kenya (SORK) today announced a 2-year partnership…

APO Group
Source: APO Group |

Nigerian journalist Frank Eleanya Wins APO Group Invitation to Attend the Web Summit 2018, the Largest Tech Conference in the World

Each year APO Group offers journalists the opportunity to attend major events as a part of its commitment to supporting journalism in Africa

APO Group (APO-opa.com), the leading global media relations consultancy and press release distribution service, today announced that Online News Editor Frank Eleanya (@Iamfrankelean) from Nigeria has won APO’s invitation to attend the Web Summit (https://WebSummit.com), the Largest Tech Conference in the World, to be held in Lisbon, Portugal, from November…

APO Group
Source: APO Group |

WIN an Invitation to the Web Summit 2018 and Travel to Lisbon to Cover the Largest Tech Conference in the World

APO Group is giving away a fully paid trip for one African journalist to cover the Web Summit in Lisbon

APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading global media relations consultancy, will award one African journalist with a round trip ticket and accommodation to cover the Web Summit 2018 (www.WebSummit.com) to be held on November 5-8, 2018 at the Altice Arena, in Lisbon, Portugal. Web Summit is the largest tech conference in…

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Source: Internet Society (ISOC) |

Internet Society Partners with Facebook to Expand Internet Connectivity in Africa

Currently, 42% of countries in Africa lack IXPs, which means that most of their domestic Internet traffic is exchanged through points outside their respective country

The Internet Society (https://www.InternetSociety.org/), a global non-profit organization dedicated to the open development, evolution and use of the Internet, today announced that it is partnering with Facebook to develop Internet Exchange Points (IXP) throughout Africa.  An Internet Exchange Point is where multiple local and international networks, ISPs and content providers…