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Refinitiv Awards its West Africa customers for excellence

In a bid to appreciate its existing customers who have in no small measure patronized and contributed to the success of the company, Thomson Reuters Financial and Risk Management now known as ‘Refinitiv’ identified, appreciated and rewarded its customers in the financial sector through an organized Excellence Awards. Tagged the ‘Excellence Awards’, this award, the […]

All Africa Business Leaders Awards Announce 2018 West African Finalists

All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™), in partnership with CNBC Africa, have announced the 2018 West African finalists, after the completion of a rigorous and extensive selection process. The 8th edition of the AABLA will honour business excellence and leaders who have made considerable and remarkable impact on their various industries, individuals, communities, continent and the […]

Access Bank promotes Africa’s initiatives

Access Bank said that as part of its commitment to promoting the best of Africa through art, music, sports and fashion, it partnered Art X in Lagos to realise the third edition of West Africa’s first international art fair. The bank said it had been a partner of Art X Lagos since its debut in […]

GoG commission: West African Countries loses $2bn annually to illegal fishing

Countries in West Africa are losing an average annual revenue of $2bn to theft of maritime resources and illegal fishing, according to the Gulf of Guinea Commission. The Executive Secretary of the commission, Florentina Ukonga, stated this on Monday in Lagos in her opening remarks at the GoG conference on the maritime sector. Ukonga, who […]

MDXI achieves microsoft gold data centre competency

The Gold Data Centre is the highest partnership level with Microsoft in Data Centre Competencies and is the pinnacle for Cloud Productivity in Microsoft’s Partner Network program. Attaining Gold Partner status is an important step for MDXI in its drive towards supporting local companies face issues on digital transformation, particularly in relation to their data […]

Anticipation rises as Ghanaian President is set to grace TD’s ‘Celebrating You’ 2018

Anticipation and excitement is on the rise for the 2018 edition of Celebrating You, an annual year-end awards/dinner party organized by Technology Distributions Ltd. (TD), Sub-Saharan Africa’s foremost ICT distributors and unarguably one of the most eagerly-awaited celebratory events in Corporate Nigeria. Tagged Glamorous, this year’s edition will potentially go down in history as one of the […]

Data & Tech to transform Nigerian Retail Market

The convergence of AI, tech, and data on Nigeria’s multi-billion dollar plus retail market – will be a strategic focus to local & international developers, investors and retailers at the 4th annual West Africa Property Investment Summit taking place on 15 and 16 November 2018 in Lagos. Considered one of the world’s most significant and […]

Canon Day of Giving raises funds to support two educational programmes in partnership with Dubai Cares

Canon, a provider of imaging technologies and services, raised AED 250,000 to support two educational programmes, one in the Middle East and a second in Africa. The funds were raised through sponsors, and the general public who participated in the Canon Day of Giving fundraising event which was recently held at Zaabeel Park in partnership […]

TE SubCom chosen to extend MainOne Cable System to francophone region

New landings designated for 7,000km submarine communications cable stretching from Portugal to West Africa TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd  company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, today announced that it has secured a contract from leading connectivity and data center solutions provider, MainOne, to extend its active submarine cable system into West Africa’s […]

Property experts predict sustainable growth for Real Estate Sector

RE-Calibrating Supply and Demand for Sustainable Growth is a natural evolution of the previous year’s theme, Changing the West African Narrative, which aided more than 400 delegates representing over 200 companies to reposition the sector in a region sparked to a growth footing by Nigeria’s exit from recession The annual West African Property Investment (WAPI) […]

MainOne and Orange ink deal to boost internet access into Francophone West Africa

More specifically, this cable extension is an opportunity to improve connectivity and offer a broader range of services for both Orange Côte d’Ivoire & Senegal’s Sonatel LAGOS, Nigeria, September 17, 2018/ — French Telecoms company, Orange (www.Orange.com)  and leading West African Connectivity and Data Centre services provider, MainOne (www.MainOne.net) have struck a partnership that will […]

The Undiscovered Continent: AccorHotels launches MyChicAfrica, a new lifestyle & travel media platform

This pioneering new approach from AccorHotels aims to make the continent more accessible and open for not only international travellers, but for Africans and the diaspora to rediscover and celebrate fashion, art, dining, modernity, design, adventure in addition to driving social discourse Fashion, art, travel, food, design, adventure, architecture, hi-tech/hi-touch and creativity, Africa is positively […]

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