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How The Egyptian Government Is Accelerating Its Economic Growth Through the Africa Together Programme

How The Egyptian Government Is Accelerating Its Economic Growth Through the Africa Together Programme

The Egyptian government is accelerating the country’s economic growth by expanding the export footprint of its local technology enterprises and helping them penetrate different African countries.


SWIFT Networks Acquires Chromecom, Plans 1,000 Additional 4G LTE Base Stations in Lagos

SWIFT Networks Limited, Nigeria’s leading provider of high-speed broadband and data services to enterprise and consumer customers has completed the acquisition of the spectrum of Chromecom (subsidiary of Monarch Communications Limited), another licensed operator.

Twitter reportedly in talks to buy Flipboard for more than $1 billion

Twitter has been in talks since the beginning of this year to buy article-sharing app Flipboard, according to a report from Re/code, citing unnamed sources. Flipboard, which launched a full web app in February, has 50 million monthly active readers who have created 15 million public magazines to share content. Founded in 2010, the company


meQasa Launches Ghana’s First Multiple Listing Service

meQasa, a technology company based in Ghana has joined forces with Ghana Real Estate Professionals Association (GREPA) to develop the first multiple listing service in Ghana which will act as the central database for the Ghana Real estate industry. The MLS will be available as and will be Ghana’s first multiple listing service to

Flytxt platform goes live in 3 MTN OpCos

Flytxt has signed a group-level partnership with MTN to deploy its real-time and customer engagement solution across its group operations in EMEA region. With this roll out, Flytxt platform is live in Ghana, Rwanda, Guinea Conakry, Uganda and Zambia.  Flytxt provides analytics-driven real-time, integrated, closed-loop campaign management platforms for Communication Service Providers. Pieter Verkade, Group

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PriceCheck and MTN Launch Co-branded Price Comparison App in Nigeria

In a deal that underscores the importance of mobile in the retail sector, Africa’s leading price comparison service, PriceCheck and the continent’s leading mobile operator, MTN Group have launched a co-branded shopping discovery app in Nigeria, similar to the one announced in South Africa back in March.