Zambia: Improving access to ICTs for development

This policy brief, published by Panos London, examines Zambia's successes and limitations in using information and communication technologies (ICTs) for development, and suggests how...

Sierra Leone to Host 2012 CTO Rural Connectivity Forum

Freetown — Sierra Leone has been unanimously nominated by 20 Commonwealth African countries to host the 2012 Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) Rural Connectivity Forum....

Google & World Bank partner to support Sudan

Google and the World Bank have joined hands towards supporting development in the war ravaged South Sudan with Diaspora-driven Mapathon. Following many years of civil...

South Sudan to receive infrastructure support from ADB

March 1, 2011 (JUBA) - The African Development Bank (ADB) is ready to provide support to the emerging independent state of South Sudan in...

Zimbabwe: Fibre Optic Internet cables will change lives

HARARE - Expectations are high in Zimbabwe following news that the landlocked southern African state is on the verge of being wired to the...

Leaders discuss African growth at Davos

The International Marketing Council (IMC) of South Africa brought together a panel of leaders from the world of politics, labour and economics at the...

African Investment fund allocated $30m by UK firm

UK emerging markets investor CDC has made a commitment to an Africa Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM) fund focused on developing basic infrastructure on the...

Rwanda Update: Kagame post-election, ICT, investment & baby-booming

On August 9th President Paul Kagame (Rwandan Patriotic Front - RPF) was re-elected after winning 93% of the popular vote. So what's in store...

Lost in Space?

Today a communique from the African Union (AU) stated they wish to establish an African Space Agency in partnership with the International Telecommunications Union....

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