“Some even thought it was an impossible endeavour”. The KivuWatt methane project is the only gas-water extraction project operating in the world
‘Every single business is a digital business…even if it sells t-shirts by the roadside’, WEF Africa in Kigali told
When Google laid 800 kilometers of fibre optic cable in Kampala, there was a 3,000% increase in the absorption of internet
Store owners had to meet a deadline of Oct. 1 of last year to start accepting the cards or be on the hook for some fraudulent charges
Where are the new roads being built in Africa taking the people, and what do the residents in the mushrooming apartments in the cities dream of?
Africa doesn't come with new stacks of cards or new ideas to the game of world politics. It likes to bring blame, and threats to withdraw
Less than 12% of African children currently have access to early childhood care and education services
Want an alternative to good old electricity? Look to Tanzania, it has world’s best system for pushing off-grid power
It beat Kenya, Uganda and 16 other sub-Saharan countries in the Climatescope rankings for a second consecutive year
The reality is that the majority of small firms actually do not grow. In fact they fail.
BATTLE CRY: Nigerians are better than Indians, and, certainly, than the retrograde Americans and Europeans. And it should get the hell out of oil!
On the outside, Safaricom’s success story looks effortless. But on the road there, we have met innovation’s ugly sister – failure – several times.
Electricity from plants anyone? Prepare to be amazed, 2015 tech pioneers Africa should keep an eye on
70% of users in sub-Saharan Africa browse the web on mobile devices, and just 6% use computers -very many people who need phone security there.
The project is commercially viable, with the new machines making water up to six times cheaper - and it's cleaner.
Twitter hashtag has been trending for days
These are textiles that, through sorcery, or, more likely, science, repel liquids along with their smells and stains.
African Innovation Prize reveals continent's dazzling talent, Moroccan gets top spot with livestock antibiotic
The prize attracted 925 entries from 41 countries.
From the Great Wall of Lagos to a Hemp House...great things are happening in the region
Here are Africa's brilliant but underused innovations that could be magic bullet for continent's problems
Small-scale innovations that, if they were viable at a larger scale, would be able to transform the continent
Innovative 'cardiopad' mobile system could revolutionise rural heart healthcare.