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Tawanda Kanhema Spent $5,000 of His Own Money to Put Zimbabwe on Street View

Zimbabwe is too far for many people to visit, but 37-year-old Tawanda Kanhema grew up here (Zimbabwe) before moving to the United States. Thanks to Kanhema, though,...

MTN to Only Pay $53 Million to End Nigeria Dispute

Christmas has come early for MTN Group. The telecommunications operator’s shares are likely to soar when markets reopen on Thursday in Johannesburg after it announced...

ZTE Foldable Smartphone Looks Like Samsung Galaxy Fold

A ZTE foldable smartphone described in a patent application that was recently uncovered describes a device which is pretty much, in concept, similar to Samsung’s...

Naspers to Invest $1 Billion in The Indian Food Delivering App, Swiggy

Naspers, the South African investment giant, is back at it in India! Days after backing educational startup Byju’s by leading a $540 million investment, it has led a...

Discord, a Gaming Chat Startup Raises $150M, Surpassing $ 2B Valuation

Discord Inc., which makes chat software popular among videogame players, said it is now valued at $2.05 billion after a new funding round, the startup’s second this...

Zimbabwe’s Telecoms Sector Records 9,2% Revenue Growth in the Third Quarter to September, 2018

Zimbabwe’s Postal and Telecommunications sector registered a 9,2 percent revenue growth in the third quarter to September, 2018 on the back on increased usage of data...

MTN Group Appoints New 5 Executives

MTN Group has announced the appointment of several executives, including the position of Chief Technology & Information Officer and Executive for Corporate Services...

Naspers Leads R7.7-Billion Investment in Indian Tech Startup

Naspers and Canada’s state pension fund have invested $540 million (R7.77 billion) in Indian educational technology startup Byju’s. Bengaluru-based Byju’s launched...

BMW’s Premium Online Ride-hailing Service Launched in China

BMW has joined a handful of automakers to compete with transportation upstart Didi Chuxing, which bought Uber’s Chinese business in 2016. BMW has become one of the...

Africa committed to improving science, technology and innovation

By Byron Mutingwende   African countries have shown their interest and willingness to strive for science, technology, and innovation (STI)-led development, the...