Johannesburg Stock Exchange Launches New Range of African Currency Futures

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange has launched the first currency futures which track the exchange rate between the Rand and select African currencies. The JSE listed three...

Oracle Launches Capacity-Building Programme to Close IT Skills Gap in Africa

Oracle Corporation today announced an initiative designed to enrich and increase the skills capacity of IT practitioners in Africa. The four-pronged program was devised as...

Nedbank Deploys Gemalto’s Plug-and-Play Solution to Secure Online Banking for Corporate Clients

Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces that Nedbank Ltd, a leading commercial bank in South Africa, is deploying its Ezio eBanking...

MTN Ghana Announces 2014 App Challenge

by Darryl Linington - IT News Africa MTN Ghana has revealed the details for Version 2.0 of the MTN Ghana Application Challenge. Back in 2013,...

Michael Bublé Back in South Africa in 2015

Multi Grammy award-winning Canadian superstar Michael Bublé will be returning to South Africa in 2015, to perform in Durban, Cape Town, and Johannesburg. Working in-depth...

Transcorp Sees Profit Exceeding Turnover By 2017 As IPO Over-Subscribed

BUSINESS DAY - Written by PATRICK ATUANYA Transcorp Hotels plc will see its gross profits exceed current turnover in three years as it rides a wave...

Intra-Africa Trade Key To Boosting African Economies – DHL

While international trade agreements such as AGOA (African Growth and Opportunity Act) and the recently announced Economic Partnership Agreement between European Union and Southern...

Telecom Revenues On The Rise In Rwanda

by Darryl Linington Telecom revenues are on the rise in Rwanda. Rwanda’s telecommunication and internet service companies earned a total of RWF 36.5 billion during Q2....

“Africa Can Feed Africa Now: Translating Climate Knowledge Into Action” – ClimDev Conference

The 4th edition of the Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA-IV) will be held in Marrakech, Morocco from October 8 to...

The Social Media Awards Africa Unveiled In Lagos

Development Diaries, in partnership with Sterling Bank, unveiled the Social Media Awards Africa in Lagos today. According to the organizers, the SMAA is Africa’s...