TECHNOLOGY

Articles about technology in African countries

South Africa : PowerGen and DistribuTech 2017

  GE leads the end to end power technology debate at PowerGen and DistribuTech 2017 event in Johannesburg GE’s George Njenga shows how new technologies across the electricity value network are helping countries meet their electricity demands Sustaining these investments is key to assuring Africa’s growth     Technology available today can be employed to […]

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Ghana : Thoughts on the African data ecosystems

Ahead of the 20 July launch of The Africa Data Revolution Report (ADRR2016) in Accra, stakeholders attending the Africa Open Data Conference (AODC17) spent several hours assessing the state of African data ecosystems at national, sub-regional and continental levels. During the one-day workshop, which took place on July 19 at the Accra International Conference Centre […]

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Somalia : internet and data restored

The Federal Government of Somalia in collaboration with the owner of the fiber-optic cable has successfully restored Internet and data services to South and Central Somalia. The loss of Internet and data services for nearly three weeks caused considerable economic damage to many sectors of the Somali economic, such as commerce, education, healthcare, and the […]

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Ghana : Accra launch of The Africa Data Revolution Report

The inaugural edition of the Africa Data Revolution Report (ADRR 2016) will be launched on 19 July in Accra, Ghana, as part of activities marking the 2nd Africa Open Data Conference, which will take place from July 17 – 21, 2017. Jointly published by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the United Nations Development Programme […]

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