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SABC partners with Mangomolo to Expand the Capabilities of its SABC+ Video Platform in Africa

SABC partners with Mangomolo to Expand the Capabilities of its SABC+ Video Platform in Africa

Mangomolo, a world leading full-service Over-The-Top (OTT) video platform, has been chosen by the public service broadcaster, South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), to upgrade its SABC+ platform capabilities.  SABC+, an SABC’s OTT video and audio streaming service, delivers TV and Radio channels over the internet to a wide range of connected devices. In addition, the...

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Motoring: China’s Xiaomi promises to deliver 120,000 electric vehicles (EVs) this year

Motoring: China’s Xiaomi promises to deliver 120,000 electric vehicles (EVs) this year

China’s Xiaomi said it will aim to deliver 120,000 electric vehicles (EVs) this year, up from the initial goal of 100,000, and will implement double-shift production to meet rising demand for its EVs. Xiaomi made this announcement during an earnings call after the company reported a stronger-than-expected 27% year-over-year increase in first-quarter revenue on Thursday, driven...

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TymeBank partners with Flash to allows cash withdrawals at 172 000 spaza shops nationwide

TymeBank partners with Flash to allows cash withdrawals at 172 000 spaza shops nationwide

TymeBank, Africa’s fast growing digital bank has partnered with Flash, Mzansi’s fintech provider to enable customers to withdraw cash at over 172 000 spaza shops in townships and merchants nationwide. The move by TymeBank bridges the gap between the bank, and the unbank and ultimately it brings financial inclusion to the informal economy and townships.  “While TymeBank supports the country’s shift to...

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Afreximbank and MobiHealth sign Project Preparation Facility to Drive Digital Healthcare Solutions Across Africa

Afreximbank and MobiHealth sign Project Preparation Facility to Drive Digital Healthcare Solutions Across Africa

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and MobiHealthCare Limited (MobiHealth) have signed a project preparation facility agreement that is expected to bolster the expansion of Mobihealth’s telemedicine services in Nigeria, and also assess the feasibility of establishing similar services in Egypt, Ghana, Kenya and Cote d’ Ivoire. Under the terms of the agreement, Afreximbank will part-finance project...

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Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) bestowed Panafrican Champion at the 2024 CEO Forum Awards

Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) bestowed Panafrican Champion at the 2024 CEO Forum Awards

Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), the continent’s leading infrastructure solutions provider, has been bestowed the Panafrican Champion award at the just concluded 2024 Africa CEO Forum in Kigali, Rwanda. This accolade recognises AFC’s outstanding contribution to the instrumental development and integration of infrastructure and industrial value chains across the African continent, reinforcing its role as a...

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France bans its athletes from wearing hijab at 2024 Paris Olympics

France bans its athletes from wearing hijab at 2024 Paris Olympics

The controversial move by French sports minister to ban the hijab stirs online protests as restrictions on Muslim attire tighten. French Sports Minister Amelie Oudea-Castera declared on Sunday that veils would not be permitted for French athletes participating in the upcoming 2024 Paris Olympic Games, sparking outrage worldwide. Speaking on the France 3 show Sunday...

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Stellenbosch University first African Institution to drive food sustainability with carbon-tracking software

Stellenbosch University first African Institution to drive food sustainability with carbon-tracking software

Stellenbosch University’s (SU) Compliance and Catering Office has partnered with the Swedish-based startup Klimato to promote a more conscious approach to meal preparation and selection among staff and students. SU is the first African institution to pilot Klimato’s carbon footprint software. The project is one of many initiatives that SUNCOM, SU’s Business Office, is implementing as...

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Oil Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) champions Africa and South-South cooperation at Invest in African Energy (IAE) 2024

Oil Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) champions Africa and South-South cooperation at Invest in African Energy (IAE) 2024

High-level OPEC officials unpacked the Organization’s short- to long-term crude oil market perspectives in a special session at the Invest in African Energy forum in Paris on Tuesday. Based on OPEC’s latest Monthly Oil Market Report – released on May 14 – and World Oil Outlook, the session identified key growth drivers of oil supply...

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Egypt merges Petroleum and Renewable energy to create Ministry of Energy

Egypt merges Petroleum and Renewable energy to create Ministry of Energy

Egypt is looking at the possibility of merging its petroleum and renewable energy ministries, creating an integrated Ministry of Energy to streamline industry operations and regulations. Mohamed Fouad, CEO of Egypt Oil & Gas, Secretary General of the Egyptian Gas Association and Marketing & Communications Committee Chairman of the International Gas Union, told an audience...

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