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Prosus Bookbuild To Raise R22.5bn For Naspers

Africa’s most valuable company said in a statement on Wednesday that it intends to repatriate the proceeds to South Africa to buy back its own shares.

Skynamo Secures R434m To Expand in the US, UK, Southern Africa

Skynamo (formerly Honeybee CRM) - a  Stellenbosch founded software firm - has secured R434 million ($30 million) from software investor, Five Elms Capital. Skynamo will use...

Connected Cars, Cloud and Cybersecurity

by Prabashni Naidoo Autonomous, or self-driving cars will make driving safer, smarter and more efficient. Equipped with internet connections, often wireless local area networks, enables...

MTN Sudan Acting CEO Made Permanent

MTN Cameroon CEO, Hendrik Kasteel, will be leaving MTN at the end of March, due to personal reasons.

How is MTN Using Wind and Solar Energy To Power Its Network?

Eskom, the state-owned power utility which supplies the country with 95% of the electricity is in crisis and unable to keep the lights on. Electricity is central...

Toyota Makes A Big Bet On Flying Taxi Startup

Toyota is exploring a new flight path for mobility through a new collaboration with Joby Aviation (Joby), an aerospace company that is developing and...

Naspers Boss Bob van Dijk Receives a R1bn Windfall

Tech giant Naspers boss CEO Bob van Dijk, who is also a CEO of Prosus, has sold shares in in the company worth close...

Bolt Lays Out Its 2020 Plans For South Africa

Estonia based ride-hailing app Bolt plans to expand to 40 South African locations during 2020. The ride hailing company, formerly known as Taxify, said on Thursday...