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Death of a friend's sister after female genital mutilation inspires award-winning app

The multilingual app, Axces mobile, has earned social entrepreneur Joseph Mulabbi and his team of developers a runner-up prize in UNFPA's FGM Hacklab

What if girls and women who are at risk of or have survived female genital mutilation (FGM) could receive the right services and support right when they need them? This challenge led to a Ugandan team creating a mobile app to link FGM survivors and at-risk girls with services in real time. The multilingual app, Axces…

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Game-changing app tracks essential family planning supplies in Kenya

E-POD app, keeps track of supplies to primary health facilities through the simple touch of a button and was developed to improve essential deliveries across Kenya

As a frontline health-care worker at Isiolo County referral hospital, Denis Mutirithia has a critical role in saving lives – and a new digital tool to help him do so. The pharmaceutical technologist is tasked with predicting and preventing shortages and stockouts of essential medical supplies, including contraceptives. If he…

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BBC StoryWorks creates content for TECNO to tell the story of how inclusive mobile camera innovations bring people together

The video showcases TECNO’s inclusive mobile camera technology for each user through its unique ‘glocalization’ strategy

TECNO (www.TECNO-mobile.com), a premium smartphone brand focused on emerging markets, is working with BBC Storyworks, BBC Studios’ in-house commercial content studio, who have created a short film The Future Lens: Looking Ahead With TECNO (https://bbc.in/3JHXx8k) to explore the meaning of mobile camera innovation. The video showcases TECNO’s inclusive mobile camera…

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TECNO’s CAMON 18 Premier releases the Ceramic Edition, Elevating Technology into a Work of Art

TECNO is passionately unlocking the best contemporary technologies for progressive individuals and bringing them innovative stylish smart devices with the latest technologies

TECNO (www.TECNO-mobile.com), a rising superstar as a global smartphone brand of the new generation, announced the release of CAMON 18 Premier Ceramic Edition. With a powerful engine encased in precision ceramic, the Camon 18 Premier stands in the balance between technology and fashion. Not only is the CAMON 18 Premier…

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TECNO and Cityzens Giving Celebrate CSR Programme Success in Colombia

Young Leaders in this CSR programme were gifted TECNO mobile phones and attended workshops

TECNO (www.TECNO-Mobile.com) and Cityzens Giving are celebrating the success of a youth-led virtual football and education programme in Colombia, which has trained 80 Young Leaders from Barranquilla, who in turn have reached thousands of children and families in their communities. Young Leaders in this CSR programme were gifted TECNO mobile phones…

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African Union Awards Three Outstanding Education Innovations at RewirEd Summit

Out of the five finalists, three innovators were awarded grants that will be used to undertake pilot projects in collaboration with African Union Member States

African Innovators in the education sector took center stage at the 2021 RewirEd summit, which took place at the Expo 2020 Dubai. The summit, led by Dubai Cares, and delivered in partnership with global stakeholders; presented an opportunity for the global education community to gather as a collective to scale…

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Elevating Digital Payments For a Cashless Future in Africa (By Akshay Grover)

Africa has always been at the forefront of the payments space led by mobile money services since 2010

By Akshay Grover, Cellulant Group CEO COVID-19 has propelled the adoption of digital payment platforms for millions of people across the African continent. The need for contactless methods of making transactions, transformed what was once a nice-to-have into a necessity.  Indeed, whereas the pandemic has bolstered the adoption of digital payments…

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TECNO Security Response Center Demonstrates Commitment to the InfoSec Community

TECNO Security Response Center affirms commitment to the digital security community, sponsors Security BSides and offers prizes and gifts to detect vulnerabilities

Serious in its commitment to digital information security, TECNO Security Response Center (SRC) (https://bit.ly/3e6nOyH) sponsored the latest Security BSides in Ahmedabad, India in 2021. More than 400 security specialists and professionals attended the conference, fostering cooperation and exchanges between TECNO and security industry experts, researchers and organizations. The sponsorship helped…

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Clickatell Achieves Significant Momentum in 2021 with Chat Commerce

The pandemic has accelerated businesses’ digital transformation efforts, resulting in a multi-billion dollar Chat Commerce market opportunity

Chat Commerce sector shows significant growth globally in 2021; Clickatell (www.Clickatell.com) celebrates momentum as it captures this multi-billion dollar market opportunity heading into 2022. Clickatell (https://bit.ly/3yxkshM), a leader in mobile communications and Chat Commerce (https://bit.ly/3ITTUMo), announced today record-level growth in 2021 in Chat Commerce. Driving Clickatell’s continuous momentum is the…

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TECNO Announces Innovative Memory Fusion Technology to Boost RAM and Apps Running Efficiency

Memory Fusion Technology was designed to make use of unused read-only memory (ROM) and channel them for RAM operations

TECNO (www.TECNO-mobile.com), a rising superstar as a global smartphone brand of the new generation, announced the release of a new virtual Random Access Memory (RAM) expansion technology for its users to increase the RAM capacity of their smartphones for optimal efficiency and processing power. This innovative technology will be available…