Vodacom Zero-Rates New COVID Alert SA App

This past week, the national Department of Health (DoH) launched a COVID Alert SA App – in partnership with Discovery - to strengthen the...
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New York-Based DCG Buys Naspers-Backed Luno

Luno, one of the largest crypto exchanges in Africa, has been bought by New York-based Digital Currency Group (DCG). Luno is backed by Naspers and...

Is Africa Heading Towards a Cashless Society?

Cash may have traditionally been king, but COVID-19 has contributed to a faster pace of digital payment adoption. Recently on AlphaCode’s monthly Industry Insights...

Women Plays a Key Role in Crypto Adoption and Success in Africa

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the global economy to a standstill and put millions of people under financial stress. Understandably, people from all walks...

Africa, Gender Parity Is In Your Hands Now

“It’s in your hands now” was a term used by the late President Nelson Mandela in 2007 when he was encouraging the next generation...

How Does ECN Trading Work?

Online trading is taking the African continent by the storm. Forex platforms present a viable earning tool for the local population. Anyone can profit...

Africa’s scientists set out their COVID-19 research priorities

by Moses Alobo In April 2020, about two months after the African continent recorded its first case of COVID-19, the African Academy of Sciences undertook...

Volkswagen’s Lionesses Den Initiative Seeks to Reward Female Entrepreneurs

As part of its partnership with Lionesses of Africa, the one million+ strong all-female business network in Africa, Volkswagen has introduced ‘The Lionesses Den’...

Why the Global Investor Community Should Invest in Africa’s Tech Startups

By Kashira Naidoo and Zach George According to UNICEF's Generation 2030/Africa Report, over the next three decades, almost two billion babies will be born in...

MTN’s Internet Users Hits 100 Million Mark

MTN has reached a significant milestone by recording 100 million active data users on its networks across Africa and the Middle East, the telco...

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Every year Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, hosts a global student competition called Schneider Go Green. Students...

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