MTC will use technology to support WFP in its fight against hunger

(Ecofin Agency) – The WFP aims to provide humanitarian aid and development assistance, to help nations achieve the “zero hunger” objective by 2030. The UN body wants to put technology to profit in the achievement of this objective. The Namibian operator Mobile Telecommunications Limited (MTC) announced on Monday June 20 that it had signed a … Read more

The African Union offers scholarships for civic technology professionals in Africa

(Ecofin Agency) – Improving citizen participation through technology is the ambition pursued by the AU Civic Technology Fund. The institution offers a skills building program for civic tech professionals in 7 African countries, including Mali and Morocco. The African Union Civic Technology Fund (AUCTF), a German Cooperation-funded project that promotes the use of civic technology … Read more

Oraimo plans to set up a mobile technology factory in Nigeria

(Ecofin Agency) – Nigeria is one of the largest telecommunications markets on the African continent with more than 201 million telephone subscribers in April 2022. This makes it an important market for manufacturers of mobiles and mobile accessories. Smartphone accessories maker, Oraimo Mobile Technology has announced plans to build a large mobile technology factory in … Read more