Transforming agricultural education through technology

For decades, African governments have used varying policy instruments in an attempt to improve farming productivity. But most subsistence and small-scale farmers continue to use traditional tools and processes, resulting in poor yield improvements. In a modern world, digital technology opens vast untapped potential for farmers, investors, and entrepreneurs to improve the efficiency of food…

Internet users in Nigeria hit 91.6 million

According to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the number of internet users in Nigeria’s telecommunications networks has increased to 91.6 million in June. Photo by rawpixel.com via Unsplash The NCC made this disclosure in its Monthly Internet Subscribers Data for June 2017 on its website. According to the data released, internet users increased to 91,598,757…

2017 celebrates 20 years of Africacom

The recent launch event of Africacom also kicked off the celebrations for the 20th anniversary of what is described as Africa’s largest, influential, technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) conference and exhibition. The launch event set the scene for November’s main event, due to take place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) from 7–9…