Mobile and Telecoms

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MTN fine: Government sets conditions for talks

February 9, 2016

The government of Nigeria has called on MTN to make a down payment as a “show of good faith” before the teleco’s proposal for an out of court settlement...


Chang Yue, Huawei

Challenges to Building a Future-Oriented Network

February 3, 2016

To keep pace with evolving customer needs, companies are adopting cloud, big data analytics, Internet of Things (IoT) and mobility to drive business efficiency...

IT News Africa TV


  • BlackBerry Priv

    Top 4 things that we love about the BlackBerry Priv

    January 27, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Lists, Top Stories

    The BlackBerry Priv, which is also expected to launch in Nigeria, will be available in South Africa from early February, 2016. The latest device from the mobile phone manufacturer currently retails for USD $699; however, BlackBerry South Africa’s launch partners – which includes MTN, Vodacom and Cell C – will set their own contracts and [&hellip...

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    Top apps for on the go African job seekers

    January 19, 2016 • Lists, Mobile and Telecoms, Top Stories

    IT News Africa recently selected some of the very best recruitment websites on the web where African job seekers can essentially find the job of their dreams. The list included top recruitment websites such as as well as Along with Alcatel Onetouch, we now look at the top job search apps that will kick your career [&hellip...

  • recruitment websites in Africa

    Top 10 recruitment websites in Africa

    January 18, 2016 • East Africa, Lists, North Africa, Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West Africa

    Before the internet had evolved into what it is today many job seekers, throughout Africa, would resort to physically handing their CV in at a potentially employer. To add to this, job seekers would also visit job centers as well as look to the local paper in order to find employment in a specific sector. [&hellip...

  • Ehang 184 autonomous manned drone

    IT News Africa’s Best of CES 2016

    January 10, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, General, Lists, Top Stories

    The technology on show at CES 2016 was simply mind-blowing. With over 170 000 participants and more than 3000 exhibitors, this year’s event was certainly bigger than anything we’ve ever seen before. We met loads of brand new startups and stared wide-eyed at a range of gadgets but without a doubt, the main themes at [&hellip...

  • Netflix Africa

    Where can you watch Netflix in Africa?

    January 7, 2016 • Lists, Top Stories

    At the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Netflix chief executive, Reed Hastings, revealed that Netflix is now available in over 130 countries across the globe Netflix had been largely unavailable to the continent of Africa as well as Asia; however, with the announcement, this has changed. Netflix currently features a variety of top-rated movies and series, [&hellip...

  • Mobile apps

    Nigeria: 5 mobile app trends to look out for in 2016

    January 7, 2016 • Lists, Top Stories, West Africa

    Nigeria has witnessed an explosion of mobile apps in the last couple years, making it convenient for smartphone users to do everything from paying bills to saving money, shopping, ordering food, keeping up with news, tracking their health, and so much more. The mobile app industry is thriving and with technology moving so quickly, it [&hellip...


Resident Evil Origins Collection Review

Resident Evil Origins Collection Review

February 7, 2016 •

Available on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, the Resident Evil Origins Collection has finally arrived, and with it comes two iconic Resident Evil titles...

Gadgets and Gaming

BlackBerry Priv

Top 4 things that we love about the BlackBerry Priv

January 27, 2016

The BlackBerry Priv, which is also expected to launch in Nigeria, will be available in South Africa from early February, 2016. The latest device from the...


Ehang-184 AAV (1)

World’s First Passenger Drone: Details Emerge

January 12, 2016

At the 2016 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, a phenomenal amount of future tech thrilled visitors from across the globe....

CES 2016

In Pictures: CES 2016

January 11, 2016


Kian Moini – Lamudi’s Global Co-founder

Lamudi secures $31.4m investment

February 5, 2016

Real estate portal Lamudi, was launched in October 2013 by German Internet platform Rocket Internet. The company operates exclusively in the emerging markets...

Company News


Eugene Kaspersky

Adwind malware hits over 400000 users

February 9, 2016

Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team has published extensive research on the Adwind Remote Access Tool (RAT), a cross-platform, multifunctional...


Skype for Business

Skype for Business to enable the connected company

February 9, 2016

Productivity today is centred on conversations—sometimes a quick instant message or call, and sometimes a meeting planned in advance that incorporates voice,...