New ‘first’ for Africa’s SKA prototype

Pretoria - South Africa's KAT-7 telescope - a seven-dish array which is a precursor to the much larger MeerKAT telescope and a prototype for...

AfDB approves USD 124 million for ‘Centers of Excellence’

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved funds totaling USD 124.3 million for ground-breaking ‘Centers of Excellence’ in higher education in Mali, Uganda and...

Toshiba appoints Sahara Computers as retail distributor

Toshiba has appointed Sahara Computers, a specialist retail distributor in South Africa, as an official distributor for its retail range of laptops and peripherals...

Indigenous knowledge degree combines arts and sciences

The first comprehensive degree in African indigenous knowledge, combining natural and social sciences, will start in South Africa next year. The Bachelor of Indigenous...

Wireless Business to roll out network

Wireless Business Solutions (WBS), a company jointly owned by internet service providers iBurst and Broadlink, says it will roll out a fully fledged high...

Cape Town attracts millions of rands of investments

By: Thandisizwe Mgudlwa - AfricanBrains An amount of R48m is being injected to Cape Town. And as a result of a collaborative effort by the Cape...

Agricultural jobs for youth in Africa in the spotlight at High-Level Continental Conference

Engaging young people through use of information and communication technologies as a solution to end hunger and poverty The Youth Employment in Agriculture Conference will...

Africa: the future of E-commerce

The past 7 years have witnessed the emerging of a huge number of online businesses in Africa generally and Egypt specifically, thanks to the...

Half-Marathon to Celebrate Nairobi as World’s ‘Environment Capital’ / Marks First Ever Meeting of...

Some of Kenya’s top up-and-coming long-distance runners will race through the streets of Nairobi alongside the public, UN staff and the diplomatic community in...

Kenya: Bamburi recognized in the Road Safety Awards 2011

Bamburi won 3rd position in the Motor Commercial (Own Goods) Category Road Safety Awards that is organized by the Association of Kenya Insurers (AKI). The...

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