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Panelists; from R-L_ Lucy Mbabazi from Girls in ICT, Minister Nsengimana, Alex Ntale from ICT Chamber, Auke Lootsma of UNDP and Redempter Batete from MIGEPROF

Rwandan girls should take up studies and careers in ICT – Minister Nsengimana

April 23, 2015 at 12:07

The Minister of Youth and ICT, Jean Philbert Nsengimana, has called on Rwandan girls to take up studies and careers in ICT as these offer a chance for them to […]

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Xerox technology wows at Zambian ICT Expo

April 21, 2015 at 14:30

The recent Zambian ICT & Pay Expo 2015 drew a considerable crowd, with Xerox digital printing solutions attracting plenty of attention. As a key exhibitor at the event, held in Lusaka’s Mulungushi […]

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Big data transforming South African marketing sector

April 21, 2015 at 12:35

True personalisation can only be achieved by harnessing the massive amounts of data a company generates, in the right way, says Zareen Hartley, marketing manager at Software AG SA. Marketing functions […]

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Is it necessary to teach poor kids to code?

April 20, 2015 at 09:00

By SciDev.Net – Joshua Howgego Idit Harel got something of a hostile reception when she announced to a room full of social entrepreneurs that it is necessary to teach kids […]

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Rwanda ranked first globally in ICT promotion

Rwanda ranked first globally in ICT promotion

April 17, 2015 at 09:58

The Global Information Technology Report (GITR) 2015 has ranked Rwanda first globally in Government Success in ICT promotion to drive social and economic transformation. According to the report – which […]

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State Security Minister David Mahlobo

Imbizo puts spotlight on SA’s cyber security

April 14, 2015 at 12:30

By- SAnews.gov.za Experts in cyber technology say care must be taken to balance the advancement of technology with safeguarding national security. Stakeholders in this field, including think tanks, policy commentators […]

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South African teachers urged to enter premier ICT in education competition

April 13, 2015 at 10:56

The Internet Service Providers’ Association of South Africa (ISPA) and CoZa Cares Foundation have issued a joint call for the country’s teachers to enter the 2015 ISPA SuperTeacher of the […]

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Rean van Niekerk, Metacom, MD

Internet of things is already shaping South African society

April 1, 2015 at 08:08

The Internet of things is already deeply embedded in SA’s industrial and commercial infrastructure, says Rean van Niekerk, MD of Metacom. The Internet of things (IOT) is already helping to shape […]

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Experts commend Rwanda as a model in using ICT and e-Governance for sustainable development

March 30, 2015 at 11:39

Policy makers and experts in ICT gathered in Kigali for the Commonwealth e-Governance Forum Africa from 24-25 March 2015 have commended Rwanda as a model in using ICT and e-Governance […]

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Samsung Electronics Africa takes a ‘What If I Can’ step forward

March 20, 2015 at 08:15

Samsung Electronics Africa has launched a mission to gather the human step in an effort to harness the power of shifting mindsets by allowing ordinary people to contribute to extraordinary […]

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