US$5 million deal boosts vaccination in Ivory Coast

from ALEXIS DOUMBIA in Abidjan, Ivory Coast ABIDJAN, (CAJ News) – ORANGE, the mobile network operator, has entered a partnership to boost child immunisation in Ivory Coast. The US$ 5,47 million partn...

Haidara named Africa ICT executive of the year

From DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – BURKINA Faso telecommunications executive, Ben Cheik Haidara, has been named the sector’s Chief Executive Officer of the Year in the continent. ...

Partnership drives digital skills among learners

By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – STAKEHOLDERS are enhancing collaborations to fast-track digital skills development among learners in South Africa, in view of the future success of y...

Ghana’s Asante appointed MTN Vice President

From RUSSEL ADADEVOH IN Accra, Ghana ACCRA, (CAJ News) – MTN Group has appointed Ebenezer Asante as Vice President (VP) of the expanded Southern and East Africa and Ghana (SEAGHA) region. Asant...

Cameroon shuts down internet in protesting regions

From ROSY SADOU YAOUNDE, (CAJ News) – A DIGITAL rights advocacy organisation has condemned the ongoing internet shutdown in some Cameroonian regions protesting alleged marginalisation by govern...

Growing girls’ capacity in ICT skills in Ghana

From RUSSEL ADADEVOH IN Accra, Ghana ACCRA, (CAJ News) – PLANS to grow young girls’ capacity in information and communication technology skills in Ghana have received a major boost from a...

SAP, SUSE expand deep rooted ties

By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SUSE, the open source operating system and infrastructure provider, is collaborating with SAP to power the latter’s Cloud Platform in SAP’s data cent...

Collaboration key to effective healthcare in Africa

By SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – A TECHNOLOGY expert has encouraged multifarious stakeholders to collaborate in a more efficient way to implement effective healthcare in Africa. Si...