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Meet OLX, the Biggest Classified Company that is growing Fast

OLX – the world’s leading classifieds platform focused on emerging markets, both mobile and online – has reached more than 330 million active users...

Creating Wealth Across Africa

By Africa Ranker The most successful companies in Africa are spread across the continent, from north to south, and east to west, though of the...

MTN Finally Pulls the Plug on Video On Demand Service MTN VU

There is no more MTN VU or FrontRow. MTN, South Africa’s second biggest mobile phone operator, is shutting down its video on demand (VOD) service,...

MTN Shuffle is an Affirmation that Young Black Executives Have a Place in Corporate SA

by Gugu Lourie When the departure of experienced MTN South Africa CEO Mteto Nyati was made public by his new employers, JSE-listed tech group Altron,...

ShowMax Sets up Shop at the Nairobi Garage

by Staff Writer Internet TV company ShowMax has set up its East Africa headquarters in Kenya at the acclaimed Nairobi Garage co-working space, and is...

MTN SA Paid R220 million to Buy Smart Village

by Gugu Lourie As part of its push into providing fast Internet to its consumers MTN South Africa, the country’s second-biggest mobile phone has paid...

MTN is Winning War for Digital Services

by Gugu Lourie MTN’s aggressive push into delivering digital services, such as lifestyle and mobile financial services solutions, continued to pay off in the year...

African Mobile VOD Platform Tuluntulu Nearing Half-a-Million Users – It’s Time to Indulge in its African Content

by Gugu Lourie Global news agency Reuters’ News videos will be available on Tuluntulu’s tNews4U Channel. “Reuters is interesting in that it gives us quality international...

SA’s ShowMax Makes First Foray into Europe

by Staff Writer Polish on-demand TV consumers are about to be flooded with a strong portfolio of local content catering for their needs. South Africa’s Naspers’...

Vodacom’s Internet of Things Platform is Growing as Customers Adopt Solutions

by Staff Writer Vodacom informed investors on Wednesday that its Internet of Things (IoT) customers increased by 29.3% to 2.8 million in the third quarter...

Three Reasons Pokémon GO Might Struggle in Emerging Markets

You must have been asleep over the past couple of weeks not to have heard about Pokémon GO. The Augmented Reality game from Nintendo and...

Follow the Leader: Alec Oxenford, founder of OLX and letgo

Read the first in Naspers' new Follow the Leader series, where it profile entrepreneurs making waves in high growth tech markets around the world. For...

Business mogul Andile Ngcaba says Convergence wants to invest more on ICT platforms

South Africa’s business mogul Andile Ngcaba, the chairman and the majority shareholder of the ICT (Information Communications and Technologies) specialist investor Convergence Partners, travels...

SA’s PriceCheck launches tech & e-commerce awards

PriceCheck, South Africa’s comparison service, on Wednesday announced the launch of the PriceCheck Tech & E-Commerce awards. Coinciding with its tenth birthday, the awards, set...

Entrepreneur-led investment fund launched to support South African tech entrepreneurs with a global agenda

JSE-listed Niveus Investments, a subsidiary of Hosken Consolidated Investments, has launched Niveus Ventures to fund emerging entrepreneurs in Africa’s technology space. “Building an enduring business remains an...