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Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally - ITWeb Africa
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally  ITWeb Africa

Having launched its 4G *service* in 2016 in a limited number of regions, Burundi's dominant telco has announced it is ready for national rollout.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 | East & Horn Africa - The Africa Report
Number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 | East & Horn Africa  The Africa Report

The number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 from the year before as most operators expanded their infrastructure networks, the ...


Wed, 21 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT

FEATURE: A look at the European players who are declaring to play for African teams ahead of AFCON - KingFut
FEATURE: A look at the European players who are declaring to play for African teams ahead of AFCON  KingFut

With the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations fast approaching, many European born players from the African diaspora are switching allegiances to represent the ...


Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Sneha in semis: Kenyan girl shakes off Burundi's Kitambala to reach the last four in Nairobi Junior Open - The Star, Kenya
Sneha in semis: Kenyan girl shakes off Burundi's Kitambala to reach the last four in Nairobi Junior Open  The Star, Kenya

Sneha Kotecha eased into the semi finals of the ongoing International Tennis Federation (ITF) Nairobi Junior Open tournament after edging out Hoziane ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Dance review: Tempo Dance Festival - week two - New Zealand Herald
Dance review: Tempo Dance Festival - week two  New Zealand Herald

Tempo Dance Festival ends on emotional note as Douglas Wright's cancer battle is revealed.


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces - TeleGeography
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces  TeleGeography

Burundi. Viettel Burundi, backed by Vietnamese military-backed telecoms group Viettel and offering services under the brand name Lumitel, has launched the ...


Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Niche recruitment site Tempo plans expansion - AIM Group
Niche recruitment site Tempo plans expansion  AIM Group

British job site Tempo (heytempo.com) is in the process of expanding its artificial-intelligence driven niche recruitment model. The company specializes in ...


Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sluggish Cognitive Tempo May Predict Methylphenidate Nonresponse in Children With ADHD - Psychiatry Advisor
Sluggish Cognitive Tempo May Predict Methylphenidate Nonresponse in Children With ADHD  Psychiatry Advisor

If replicated, the novel findings in this study may have important implications for assessing sluggish cognitive tempo in ADHD.


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Shabaab targets Somali, African Union troops in southern Somalia - Long War Journal
Shabaab targets Somali, African Union troops in southern Somalia  Long War Journal

Over the past few days, Shabaab, al Qaeda's branch in Somalia and East Africa, has claimed several attacks on Somali and African Union troops across ...


Sun, 04 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
A nonconjugated radical polymer glass with high electrical conductivity - Science Magazine
A nonconjugated radical polymer glass with high electrical conductivity  Science Magazine

Conducting polymers usually contain backbones with multiple bonds. After chemical doping to remove some of the electrons, charge carriers can move freely.


Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Lakers Have LeBron James. Now What? - The Wall Street Journal
The Lakers Have LeBron James. Now What?  The Wall Street Journal

No one knows exactly what to expect from his first season in Los Angeles. But here's why LeBron and the Lakers might be better than you think.


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi - TeleGeography
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi  TeleGeography

Burundi. Econet Wireless Burundi (EWB) and U-Com (leo) have completed a merger under which EWB has absorbed the formerly Vimpelcom-owned unit into its ...


Thu, 09 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Job apps flourish in London recruitment - AIM Group
Job apps flourish in London recruitment  AIM Group

Job apps are springing up to profit from London's thriving employment scene. Mobile-only startups Inploi and Tempo offer candidates instant connections with ...


Thu, 24 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Clarification Statement From Africell Holding - PR Newswire
Burundi: Clarification Statement From Africell Holding  PR Newswire

Press Release - Africell Holding would like to clarify that Tempo Africell Burundi is not its subsidiary and that it has no affiliation or connection of any kind with ...


Sat, 28 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Gunmen in Egypt Attack Bus Carrying Christians, Killing Seven - The Wall Street Journal
Gunmen in Egypt Attack Bus Carrying Christians, Killing Seven  The Wall Street Journal

Gunmen killed seven people and wounded 12 in an attack on buses carrying Coptic Christians in rural Egypt, the latest assault in a wave of violence against the ...


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Safeguarding Healthcare Monthly News Brief - Attacks on healthcare, October 2018 - World - ReliefWeb
Safeguarding Healthcare Monthly News Brief - Attacks on healthcare, October 2018 - World  ReliefWeb

English Analysis on World and 18 other countries about Health and Safety and Security; published on 31 Oct 2018 by Insecurity Insight.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A radical advance for conducting polymers - Science Magazine
A radical advance for conducting polymers  Science Magazine

Organic radical polymers have unusual electronic properties, with potential applications in batteries, electronics, and memory storage (1–3). The first ...


Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Can Tech Fix Your Golf Swing? - The Wall Street Journal
Can Tech Fix Your Golf Swing?  The Wall Street Journal

New devices can measure the velocity and distance of your stroke and help determine which club to pull out next. But is all this new data actually helpful, or just ...


Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Increasingly bold Islamic State attacks indicate aspiration to exploit civil-state tensions and seize control of Iraq's energy installations - IHS Jane's 360
Increasingly bold Islamic State attacks indicate aspiration to exploit civil-state tensions and seize control of Iraq's energy installations  IHS Jane's 360

Key Points IHS Markit recorded an 83.3% increase in the average daily rate of attacks against energy sector targets (from 0.18 attacks per day to 0.33) since 1 ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
US Quits Rights Body, Nikki Haley Wrongly Blames Rights Groups - Human Rights Watch
US Quits Rights Body, Nikki Haley Wrongly Blames Rights Groups  Human Rights Watch

The United States ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, wrote a letter to Human Rights Watch and 17 other human rights organizations blaming them, ...


Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
College basketball rankings: All 353 teams in 2018-19 - Sports Illustrated
College basketball rankings: All 353 teams in 2018-19  Sports Illustrated

From the blue bloods all the way down to those fighting to stay out of conference cellars, this is SI's preseason ranking of every team in college hoops.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Flying nun stalwart joins forces with dance company - New Zealand Herald
Flying nun stalwart joins forces with dance company  New Zealand Herald

Shayne Carter surprise addition to dance work by acclaimed choreographer Moss Patterson.


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Germany face relegation, plus Rooney's England return vs. US the highlights of international break - ESPN
Germany face relegation, plus Rooney's England return vs. US the highlights of international break  ESPN

Could Germany actually be relegated? Their status at Europe's top table is in jeopardy as the UEFA Nations League reaches a crescendo.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Is triple option offense fading from college football? | SI.com - Sports Illustrated
Is triple option offense fading from college football? | SI.com  Sports Illustrated

The number of true believers may be dwindling every year, but is the option really dying, or is it only getting stronger?


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
SpaceX Has Successful Launch As It Ramps Up Operational Tempo - Wall Street Journal
SpaceX Has Successful Launch As It Ramps Up Operational Tempo  Wall Street Journal

Space Exploration Technologies blasted 10 commercial satellites into orbit, completing the first of a pair of consecutive launches slated from opposite coasts in ...


Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
SpaceX Seeks Ambitious Launch Tempo Surpassing Current Rivals - Wall Street Journal
SpaceX Seeks Ambitious Launch Tempo Surpassing Current Rivals  Wall Street Journal

Elon Musk's SpaceX aims for one rocket launch roughly every two weeks on average through the end of 2018, exceeding the schedule of any other space ...


Thu, 05 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
2018 New York Marathon is the race of a lifetime for Allie Kieffer - ESPN
2018 New York Marathon is the race of a lifetime for Allie Kieffer  ESPN

An excerpt from this story appears in ESPN The Magazine's NBA Preview Issue. Subscribe today! The world's best marathon runners think of improvements in ...


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cybersecurity the right way - FCW.com
Cybersecurity the right way  FCW.com

Of all the government's challenges on the cybersecurity front, getting the attention of top leaders is not one of them. Indeed, with so many mandates being given, ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Florida State Coach Willie Taggart Accuses Virginia Tech Players of Faking Injuries - Sports Illustrated
Florida State Coach Willie Taggart Accuses Virginia Tech Players of Faking Injuries  Sports Illustrated

Virginia Tech defeated Florida State 24-3 in the season opener for these ACC foes.


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Combined strikes against ISIS up nearly 150 percent. Here's why. - Military Times
Combined strikes against ISIS up nearly 150 percent. Here's why.  Military Times

The Operation Inherent Resolve mission to defeat the Islamic State has picked up the tempo this month.


Fri, 25 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Guard 'invaluable' on border: Troops' presence, capabilities support Border Patrol's mission - Military Times
Guard 'invaluable' on border: Troops' presence, capabilities support Border Patrol's mission  Military Times

When President Bush ordered up to 6000 National Guard troops to the southwest border, Pfc. Mike Baldwin was quick to volunteer.


Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Official Website of the Tigers - HULL CITY TIGERS
Official Website of the Tigers  HULL CITY TIGERS

Nigel Adkins was left to reflect on a fascinating Sky Bet Championship fixture after seeing his Hull City side draw 3-3 at Birmingham City on Saturday. The Tigers ...


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Trump Considers Keeping Rosenstein On, Advisers Say - The Wall Street Journal
Trump Considers Keeping Rosenstein On, Advisers Say  The Wall Street Journal

President Trump has told advisers he is open to keeping Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on the job, and allies of No. 2 Justice Department official said ...


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
After AMISOM: What will it take to secure Somalia? - African Arguments
After AMISOM: What will it take to secure Somalia?  African Arguments

Once again, Somalia's government and its international partners are trying to implement a transition. This time, the goal is to transfer responsibility for the ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi's Freewheeling Nights - New York Times
Burundi's Freewheeling Nights  New York Times

Congolese, Rwandans and aid workers from across the region are flocking to the nightclubs of postwar Burundi, in Africa.


Thu, 29 Apr 2010 07:00:00 GMT
Airstrike kills two militants after US troops come under fire in Somalia - Military Times
Airstrike kills two militants after US troops come under fire in Somalia  Military Times

The incident occurred 37 miles west of Mogadishu, Somalia's capital.


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Villanova or Michigan? Previewing the 2018 National Title Game Matchup - Sports Illustrated
Villanova or Michigan? Previewing the 2018 National Title Game Matchup  Sports Illustrated

The 2018 national title game is set, a battle of contrasting styles that could come down to which pace prevails.


Sat, 31 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U.S.-China Trade War Is Bad News for Google’s Expansion - The Wall Street Journal
U.S.-China Trade War Is Bad News for Google’s Expansion  The Wall Street Journal

The barring of Chinese smartphone maker ZTE by the U.S. government from working with American companies is an unforeseen challenge for Google in a bid to ...


Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U.S. Considering Increasing Tempo of Operations in Africa, Senator Says - Wall Street Journal
U.S. Considering Increasing Tempo of Operations in Africa, Senator Says  Wall Street Journal

The Pentagon's top official is considering ways to increase the tempo of U.S. operations in Africa in the wake of a deadly Oct. 4 ambush in Niger by militants ...


Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
2018 MAC Football Betting Preview: NIU, Toledo and Ohio All Top Contenders - Sports Illustrated
2018 MAC Football Betting Preview: NIU, Toledo and Ohio All Top Contenders  Sports Illustrated

The famous weekday tilts don't begin until October, but MAC play will be competitive from the get-go this season. Which team is our favorite bet to take the ...


Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Scientists make 'solar flow battery' - News - Compound Semiconductor
Scientists make 'solar flow battery' - News  Compound Semiconductor

Scientists in the United States and Saudi Arabia have harnessed the abilities of both a solar cell and a battery in one device. Their 'solar flow battery' concept ...


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda - South Sudan Preview: Must win clash for Cecafa champions - Yahoo Sports
Uganda - South Sudan Preview: Must win clash for Cecafa champions  Yahoo Sports

Only two teams will qualify for the semi-finals and either of the two sides face a risk of being eliminated if they do not get a win.


Thu, 07 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Tolvaptan Offers Sustained Slowing of Renal Function Decline in ADPKD - Renal and Urology News
Tolvaptan Offers Sustained Slowing of Renal Function Decline in ADPKD  Renal and Urology News

TEMPO 4:4 provided an additional 2 years of data on the long-term safety and efficacy of tolvaptan on total kidney volume and kidney function in ADPKD ...


Wed, 12 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Prenatal Exposure to Opiates, Illicit Substances Associated With ADHD, Autism in Offspring - Psychiatry Advisor
Prenatal Exposure to Opiates, Illicit Substances Associated With ADHD, Autism in Offspring  Psychiatry Advisor

Researchers evaluated a hospital-based population of 57 school-age children prenatally exposed to opiates and/or a number of illicit substances for mental ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Boring, Brilliant or Both? Virginia Vies to Weather the Madness With a Deadly Defense - Sports Illustrated
Boring, Brilliant or Both? Virginia Vies to Weather the Madness With a Deadly Defense  Sports Illustrated

If defense wins championships, what's in store for the most dominant defense of the advanced stats era?


Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Survey: High operational tempo still affecting military families - Military Times
Survey: High operational tempo still affecting military families  Military Times

The high operational tempo continues to tear at the fabric of many military families' lives despite the drawdowns from Iraq and Afghanistan, according to a new ...


Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Transformation of alcohols to esters promoted by hydrogen bonds using oxygen as the oxidant under metal-free conditions - Science Advances
Transformation of alcohols to esters promoted by hydrogen bonds using oxygen as the oxidant under metal-free conditions  Science Advances

One-pot oxidative transformation of alcohols into esters is very attractive, but metal-based catalysts are used in the reported routes. We discovered that the basic ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
College Basketball Daily Best Bets: Fade Buffalo Off Major Upset Win - Sports Illustrated
College Basketball Daily Best Bets: Fade Buffalo Off Major Upset Win  Sports Illustrated

Buffalo shocked No. 13 West Virginia 99-94 in overtime Friday, but is in a tough spot playing in its second straight road game against a tough Southern Illinois ...


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
He Sang One for the Ages - The Wall Street Journal
He Sang One for the Ages  The Wall Street Journal

Frank Sinatra recorded the definitive version of the sorrowful saloon song 'One for My Baby (and One More for the Road)' in 1958.


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Air Force B-1B bombers to resume flights following ejection seat complaint - AirForceTimes.com
Air Force B-1B bombers to resume flights following ejection seat complaint  AirForceTimes.com

Air Force Global Strike Command will resume B-1B Lancer flights this week, following a safety stand-down that began June 7.


Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tolvaptan Cleared in US for ADPKD in Adults - Renal and Urology News
Tolvaptan Cleared in US for ADPKD in Adults  Renal and Urology News

Tolvaptan has received FDA marketing clearance as a treatment for rapidly progressing autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) in adults.


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Top 5 African songs on YouTube - Music In Africa
Top 5 African songs on YouTube  Music In Africa

African artists never disappoint when it comes to making songs that could make you break a sweat in your dorm room, in your car, on the street and in the club.


Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
China shows off long-range bombers in air force drill - DefenseNews.com
China shows off long-range bombers in air force drill  DefenseNews.com

Video shows bombers belonging to the 36th Bomber Division of the People's Liberation Army Air Force were involved in the exercise.


Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Eminem Teases Sinister Track For ‘Venom’ Soundtrack - uDiscover Music
Eminem Teases Sinister Track For ‘Venom’ Soundtrack  uDiscover Music

Eminem shared a teaser for a new track on his socials, which appears to be for the soundtrack of the forthcoming Marvel film Venom.


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Air National Guard director talks recruiting, operations tempo, deployments and more - AirForceTimes.com
Air National Guard director talks recruiting, operations tempo, deployments and more  AirForceTimes.com

The Air National Guard, like the active-duty force, will be looking for mid-career civilians to fill certain jobs.


Sat, 06 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
A radical approach to the copper oxidative addition problem: Trifluoromethylation of bromoarenes - Science Magazine
A radical approach to the copper oxidative addition problem: Trifluoromethylation of bromoarenes  Science Magazine

Insertion of palladium into an aryl halide bond is the first step in numerous variants of cross-coupling chemistry used to make carbon-carbon bonds. Copper is an ...


Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Chinese-born Maggie Lu builds STEM career in Canada - canadianimmigrant.ca
Chinese-born Maggie Lu builds STEM career in Canada  canadianimmigrant.ca

Maggie Lu grew up in China with a keen passion for science and technology. She was interested in the many ways chemicals could be used to improve people's ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cadbury reminisces on 80 years in South Africa - Bizcommunity.com
Cadbury reminisces on 80 years in South Africa  Bizcommunity.com

September 2018 marks 80 years that Cadbury Dairy Milk has been enjoyed in South Africa. The chocolate brand will be celebrating the anniversary by ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
USCG boosts ceiling on IT contract to stay on .mil network - FCW.com
USCG boosts ceiling on IT contract to stay on .mil network  FCW.com

The tempo of task orders on a key Coast Guard IT infrastructure vehicle is accelerating so fast that the agency must raise the contract ceiling or risk getting ...


Wed, 09 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
College Basketball Daily Best Bets: Wisconsin Can Pull Off Big Road Win at Xavier - Sports Illustrated
College Basketball Daily Best Bets: Wisconsin Can Pull Off Big Road Win at Xavier  Sports Illustrated

Our best college basketball bets for Tuesday center around UMass-Harvard and Wisconsin-Xavier.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Road round-up: Chelimo takes US 5km title in New York, course records fall in Hangzhou, Porto and Nice - International Association of Athletics Federations
Road round-up: Chelimo takes US 5km title in New York, course records fall in Hangzhou, Porto and Nice  International Association of Athletics Federations

Olympic 5000m silver medallist Paul Chelimo broke the course record and Emily Sisson picked up her first win at the USATF 5K Championships, hosted by the ...


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DOD drops final solicitation for $10B JEDI cloud - Washington Technology
DOD drops final solicitation for $10B JEDI cloud  Washington Technology

The Defense Department posts the final request for proposals for its massive and controversial "JEDI" cloud computing infrastructure contract only two weeks ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Key into developmental Programmes, Okowa Charges political appointees - Vanguard
Key into developmental Programmes, Okowa Charges political appointees  Vanguard

DELTA State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has charged all political appointees to key into the developmental framework of his administration.


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Messenger Community News names its top 20 emerging SA athletes to watch in 2018 - The Advertiser
Messenger Community News names its top 20 emerging SA athletes to watch in 2018  The Advertiser

THEY compete on two wheels, basketball, netball, volleyball and tennis courts, soccer pitches, football fields, the pool, the track, the diamond, the fairway, the ...


Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bioinspired polymeric woods - Science Advances
Bioinspired polymeric woods  Science Advances

Woods provide bioinspiration for engineering materials due to their superior mechanical performance. We demonstrate a novel strategy for large-scale ...


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Three Reasons Why Arsenal Are Back On Track - New Vision
Three Reasons Why Arsenal Are Back On Track  New Vision

Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (R) celebrates with Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette (L) after scoring the team's fourth goal ...


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fleet Foxes Release Short Film for "I Am All That I Need / Arroyo Seco / Thumbprint Scar" - Nonesuch Records
Fleet Foxes Release Short Film for "I Am All That I Need / Arroyo Seco / Thumbprint Scar"  Nonesuch Records

Fleet Foxes have released a short film for their Crack-Up album opener, "I Am All That I Need / Arroyo Seco / Thumbprint Scar," directed by Sean Pecknold, with ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Seafloor cores suggest sticky, thick glaciers caused mysterious shift in ice age rhythms - Science Magazine
Seafloor cores suggest sticky, thick glaciers caused mysterious shift in ice age rhythms  Science Magazine

Fish teeth and microfossils track near-collapse in Atlantic's “conveyor belt” 1 million years ago.


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Power Rankings: Opportunities and Obstacles for Each Team Heading into the NCAA Tournament - Sports Illustrated
Power Rankings: Opportunities and Obstacles for Each Team Heading into the NCAA Tournament  Sports Illustrated

Pros and cons for the top 25 teams in our Power Rankings and how those strengths and weaknesses could impact how each squad fares in the NCAA ...


Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Adsorbate-driven reactive interfacial Pt-NiO1-x nanostructure formation on the Pt3Ni(111) alloy surface - Science Advances
Adsorbate-driven reactive interfacial Pt-NiO1-x nanostructure formation on the Pt3Ni(111) alloy surface  Science Advances

The origin of the synergistic catalytic effect between metal catalysts and reducible oxides has been debated for decades. Clarification of this effect, namely, the ...


Fri, 13 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Opinion: Poor morale stems from changes in Air Force culture - AirForceTimes.com
Opinion: Poor morale stems from changes in Air Force culture  AirForceTimes.com

The Air Force is facing serious morale and retention issues, but they are not due to readiness and the need to grow the force. Instead, the political culture of the ...


Fri, 20 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Electrochemical oxidative oxysulfenylation and aminosulfenylation of alkenes with hydrogen evolution - Science Advances
Electrochemical oxidative oxysulfenylation and aminosulfenylation of alkenes with hydrogen evolution  Science Advances

Difunctionalization of alkenes is a valuable and versatile chemical transformation that could quickly build complex molecules. Extensive efforts have been made, ...


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
‘Tricentennial Rag’ Review: A Paean to Traditional Jazz - Wall Street Journal
‘Tricentennial Rag’ Review: A Paean to Traditional Jazz  Wall Street Journal

A small sign hangs above the stage of Preservation Hall, the dusty French Quarter auditorium that is a temple of New Orleans jazz: “Traditional requests, $2.


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
EDITORIAL COMMENT: Ball in Kirsty Coventry’s court - The Herald
EDITORIAL COMMENT: Ball in Kirsty Coventry’s court  The Herald

PRESIDENT Mnangagwa's decision to appoint the country's most decorated Olympian, Kirsty Coventry, as the new Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation Minister ...


Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Looking for a Silver Lining in Indonesia's "Black May" - STRATFOR
Looking for a Silver Lining in Indonesia's "Black May"  STRATFOR

This month has been labeled "Black May" by the Indonesian press because of an unprecedented number of jihadist attacks by a local militant group that pledged ...


Tue, 22 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
TCU Forces Ohio State to Reveal Its Limits—and Its Ceiling—in Last Game Without Urban Meyer - Sports Illustrated
TCU Forces Ohio State to Reveal Its Limits—and Its Ceiling—in Last Game Without Urban Meyer  Sports Illustrated

TCU gave the Buckeyes all they could handle for most of Saturday night's showcase game, but the talent amassed by absent coach Urban Meyer won out.


Sun, 16 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Somalia's Continuing Crisis Worsens With UAE Dispute - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Somalia's Continuing Crisis Worsens With UAE Dispute  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Blog - The recent statement from the United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) that American forces had carried out an airstrike destroying an al-Shabaab truck ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Syracuse's Run Is Too Ugly to Be Called a Cinderella Story - Sports Illustrated
Syracuse's Run Is Too Ugly to Be Called a Cinderella Story  Sports Illustrated

After outperforming expectations despite a short bench, a slow tempo and a shaky résumé, the Orange won't sweat the size of their bandwagon.


Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
‘Indigo’ by Kandace Springs Review: Adding Emotion Through Precision - Wall Street Journal
‘Indigo’ by Kandace Springs Review: Adding Emotion Through Precision  Wall Street Journal

Pianist and vocalist Kandace Springs is a practitioner of soulful jazz, a hybrid genre whose exemplars include Anita Baker, Andy Bey, Angela Bofill, Roberta ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Comparing Scott Frost and Chip Kelly's Year One Struggles - Sports Illustrated
Comparing Scott Frost and Chip Kelly's Year One Struggles  Sports Illustrated

Chip Kelly and Scott Frost have struggled so far in year one at their new programs. Are these starts normal growing pains or cause for legitimate concern?


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Court ruling could mean huge windfall for thousands of reservists - Military Times
Court ruling could mean huge windfall for thousands of reservists  Military Times

WASHINGTON — Tens of thousands of military reservists may be eligible for extra vacation or nearly a month's worth of pay from federal departments due to a ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cry Havoc! Why the West Needs to Let Slip the Dogs of War in Africa - Geopoliticalmonitor.com
Cry Havoc! Why the West Needs to Let Slip the Dogs of War in Africa  Geopoliticalmonitor.com

Could mercenaries help to unwind the growing nexus of terrorism and criminality in Africa?


Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Taking Notes: How Musical Nostalgia Creates Future Sounds - uDiscover Music
Taking Notes: How Musical Nostalgia Creates Future Sounds  uDiscover Music

Even the most forward-thinking music takes from the past, and musical nostalgia had often resulted in new revolutions in sound.


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Congo: General Dabira sentenced to five years in prison - africanews
Congo: General Dabira sentenced to five years in prison  africanews

An officer of the Congolese army, General Norbert Dabira has been sentenced to five years in prison for threatening state security.


Sun, 20 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Michael Jackson returns posthumously on Drake album - The East African
Michael Jackson returns posthumously on Drake album  The East African

The late King of Pop appears in a song on "Scorpion," by the Toronto hip-hop star.


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Google complicity in Chinese censorship could endanger press freedom elsewhere - CPJ Press Freedom Online
Google complicity in Chinese censorship could endanger press freedom elsewhere  CPJ Press Freedom Online

In 2010, after four years of offering Chinese users a heavily censored version of its search engine, Google decided it would no longer block search results at the ...


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Royal wedding choir gets record Sony deal - africanews
Royal wedding choir gets record Sony deal  africanews

The London gospel choir that was watched by millions when it performed at the wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, is to release a debut ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Player Profile: Dynamic RB Ronald Jones could be available Day 2 - Stampede Blue
Player Profile: Dynamic RB Ronald Jones could be available Day 2  Stampede Blue

2018 Stampede Blue NFL Draft Guide Player Profile Ronald Jones could Flourish in Up-Tempo, Multiple Offense Ronald Jones is...


Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi’s Lumitel hits one million subscriber milestone in first four months of operation - PC Tech Magazine
Burundi’s Lumitel hits one million subscriber milestone in first four months of operation  PC Tech Magazine

Viettel which launched 2G and 3G mobile venture in Burundi in May this year under the brand name Lumitel, has hit the one million subscriber landmark in its ...


Wed, 19 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda's pop star Bobi Wine in interview with Africanews [The Morning Call] - africanews
Uganda's pop star Bobi Wine in interview with Africanews [The Morning Call]  africanews

Ugandan pop star and lawmaker Robert Kyagulanyi, known more by his stage name Bobi Wine, in exclusive interview with Africanews.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Dance Monkey Dance': NRL to investigate racist remark claim at Tonga-Kangaroos test at Mt Smart Stadium - New Zealand Herald
'Dance Monkey Dance': NRL to investigate racist remark claim at Tonga-Kangaroos test at Mt Smart Stadium  New Zealand Herald

The NRL will investigate claims of racist comments made by one of its officials during Saturday's rugby league test between Tonga and Australia at Mt Smart ...


Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Substantial convection and precipitation enhancements by ultrafine aerosol particles - Science Magazine
Substantial convection and precipitation enhancements by ultrafine aerosol particles  Science Magazine

Ultrafine aerosol particles (smaller than 50 nanometers in diameter) have been thought to be too small to affect cloud formation. Fan et al. show that this is not ...


Fri, 26 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Analysis | A Navy SEAL was killed in Somalia. Here's what you need to know about U.S. operations there. - The Washington Post
Analysis | A Navy SEAL was killed in Somalia. Here's what you need to know about U.S. operations there.  The Washington Post

On May 4, a U.S. Navy SEAL was killed and at least two others wounded in a raid against al-Shabab militants in Somalia. The U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) ...


Mon, 08 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
How information advantage will help win future conflicts - C4ISRNet
How information advantage will help win future conflicts  C4ISRNet

In future conflicts, information will reign supreme. Gone are the days when the winner of a conflict will be the one that brings the most capacity and breaks the ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UN report: Up to 30,000 Islamic State members in Iraq, Syria - Military Times
UN report: Up to 30,000 Islamic State members in Iraq, Syria  Military Times

The Islamic State extremist group has up to 30000 members roughly equally distributed between Syria and Iraq and its global network poses a rising threat — as ...


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How Aretha Franklin made 'Respect' a feminist anthem - The East African
How Aretha Franklin made 'Respect' a feminist anthem  The East African

It may be the most rousing feminist anthem ever, but Respect — the song that made Aretha Franklin the "Queen of Soul" — was actually written about a man ...


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Star All Blacks Beauden Barrett, Brodie Retallick, Sam Whitelock linked to big-money moves - New Zealand Herald
Star All Blacks Beauden Barrett, Brodie Retallick, Sam Whitelock linked to big-money moves  New Zealand Herald

Japan is fast emerging as a serious contender to lure several senior All Blacks offshore.


Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Following Niger ambush, Pentagon promises more air support in Africa - AirForceTimes.com
Following Niger ambush, Pentagon promises more air support in Africa  AirForceTimes.com

When U.S. soldiers in Niger became involved in a firefight Oct. 4 with local militants, it took an hour and a half for the first unarmed American aircraft to arrive ...


Sun, 13 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
No letup in ops tempo for mobility arimen - AirForceTimes.com
No letup in ops tempo for mobility arimen  AirForceTimes.com

Mobility airmen won't be getting more time home any time soon, said the vice commander of Air Mobility Command.


Fri, 11 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Ethiopia: Keeping GERD Funding Tempo - Action Speaking Louder - AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia: Keeping GERD Funding Tempo - Action Speaking Louder  AllAfrica.com

The construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) has seen 60 percent completion. The government as well as Ethiopians at home and abroad ...


Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The power of PaaS - FCW.com
The power of PaaS  FCW.com

In the federal government's multiyear march to the cloud, platform as a *service* has often been something of the mushy middle. The early emphasis on data ...


Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Leeds vs Stoke City: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview - Goal.com
Leeds vs Stoke City: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview  Goal.com

Leeds United host Stoke City at Elland Road on Sunday as two of the favourites to win promotion to the Premier League kick off their 2018-19 Championship ...


Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Burundi said to have taken a leap in the ICTs sector in EAC. - RegionWeek
Burundi said to have taken a leap in the ICTs sector in EAC.  RegionWeek

The Burundi Minister of Youth, Posts, and Technologies of the information, Ms. Evelyne Butoyi, praised the step taken by Burundi in terms of the development of ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:06:00 GMT
Econet Leo enters 4G arena in Burundi - TeleGeography
Econet Leo enters 4G arena in Burundi  TeleGeography

Burundi. Econet Leo, the Burundian mobile venture owned by Econet Wireless International (EWI), has reportedly launched a 4G network in the capital ...


Tue, 07 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital payment partner - africanews
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital payment partner  africanews

Ecobank (www.Ecobank.com) The Pan-African bank announced today the appointment of MFS Africa (www.MFSAfrica.com) as Digital payment partner enabling ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:52:00 GMT
Econet announces acquisition of Telecel Globe operations in Burundi and CAR - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet announces acquisition of Telecel Globe operations in Burundi and CAR  Technology Zimbabwe

Econet just sent out a press release on the acquisition of Telecel CAR and Leo Burundi. Essentially confirming the acquisition as announced by Vimpelcom ...


Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
WorldRemit & Econet partnership introduces mobile money remittances to Burundi - Technology Zimbabwe
WorldRemit & Econet partnership introduces mobile money remittances to Burundi  Technology Zimbabwe

WorldRemit, the online money transfer *service* which has been tapping into mobile money services as a global expansion strategy, recently announced the ...


Wed, 12 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally - ITWeb Africa
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally  ITWeb Africa

Having launched its 4G *service* in 2016 in a limited number of regions, Burundi's dominant telco has announced it is ready for national rollout.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi - TeleGeography
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi  TeleGeography

Burundi. Econet Wireless Burundi (EWB) and U-Com (leo) have completed a merger under which EWB has absorbed the formerly Vimpelcom-owned unit into its ...


Thu, 09 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Econet success earns chairman billionaire status - ITWeb Africa
Econet success earns chairman billionaire status  ITWeb Africa

Forbes has listed founder and chairman of Econet Wireless Strive Masiyiwa as the 14th richest person in Africa with a net worth of US$1.7 billion. The Econet ...


Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Econet Group acquires Chitoro, a UK based money remittance firm - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet Group acquires Chitoro, a UK based money remittance firm  Technology Zimbabwe

Econet Group, the parent company of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe and a slew of other subsidiaries in telecoms and technology, snapped up Chitoro.


Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: ICTs infrastructure left unexploited because of lack of culture - IWACU English News
Burundi: ICTs infrastructure left unexploited because of lack of culture  IWACU English News

Minister of Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) says, despite the country having enough basic infrastructure, Burundi falls back in the use of ICTs.


Tue, 16 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile banking service providers decry new regulations susceptible of service fees increase - IWACU English News
Mobile banking service providers decry new regulations susceptible of service fees increase  IWACU English News

The new regulations require telephone operators to make their mobile banking services independent societies. Clients and providers of the services are worried ...


Thu, 02 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Strive Masiyiwa Shares Details About An Attempt By Mugabe To Abduct Him From SA And The Arrest Of Econet Directors Years Ago - Technology Zimbabwe
Strive Masiyiwa Shares Details About An Attempt By Mugabe To Abduct Him From SA And The Arrest Of Econet Directors Years Ago  Technology Zimbabwe

Strive Masiyiwa has shared a story that had never been told before about how Robert Mugabe attempted to get Masiyiwa abducted from South Africa and how ...


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Strive Masiyiwa Becomes Zimbabwe’s First Billionaire According to Forbes - Technology Zimbabwe
Strive Masiyiwa Becomes Zimbabwe’s First Billionaire According to Forbes  Technology Zimbabwe

Finally, a Zimbabwean makes it onto the billionaire's list, Strive Masiyiwa. Well, frankly speaking he is not the first Zimbabwean billionaire...


Thu, 11 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tsitsi And Strive Masiyiwa Honoured By The British Prime Minister Theresa May For Their Philanthropy Work - Technology Zimbabwe
Tsitsi And Strive Masiyiwa Honoured By The British Prime Minister Theresa May For Their Philanthropy Work  Technology Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's telecoms entrepreneurs (yeah they are kind of a tag team) Tsitsi and Strive Masiyiwa have been recognised by the British Prime Minister Theresa ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Broadcaster To Challenge Dstv and Kwese: Meet AzamTV - Technology Zimbabwe
New Broadcaster To Challenge Dstv and Kwese: Meet AzamTV  Technology Zimbabwe

It seems Zimbabwe's Pay-Tv market may be going through a revolution of sorts. Last year, Econet Media launched Kwese TV in Zimbabwe and now the ...


Sun, 11 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi battles arrivals of Congolese refugees - cajnews.co.zw
Burundi battles arrivals of Congolese refugees  cajnews.co.zw

from OMEGA SSUUNA in Bujumbura, Burundi BUJUMBURA, (CAJ News) – BURUNDI is battling an influx of refugees fleeing conflict in the neighbou.


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwean Billionaire Strive Masiyiwa And Wife Receive British Award For Philanthropy - Forbes Now
Zimbabwean Billionaire Strive Masiyiwa And Wife Receive British Award For Philanthropy  Forbes Now

Theresa May, the British Prime Minister has recognized Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa and his wife, Tsitsi Masiyiwa, for their exceptional voluntary ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UK recognises Masiyiwas for educating underprivileged children - The Zimbabwe Standard
UK recognises Masiyiwas for educating underprivileged children  The Zimbabwe Standard

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday recognised Econet Wireless Group founder Strive Masiyiwa and his wife Tsitsi for their voluntary *service* ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cycling: Afrika Mashariki Fest Debuts Burundi Tour - New Vision
Cycling: Afrika Mashariki Fest Debuts Burundi Tour  New Vision

After organizing a Peace Run in Burundi in May, youth group Afrika Mashariki Fest is set to have another big sports event in the central African state. AMF will ...


Sun, 05 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Econet hires former M-PESA top talent for EcoCash - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet hires former M-PESA top talent for EcoCash  Technology Zimbabwe

Japhet Aritho, former Head of M-PESA Product Development and Operations at Safaricom. advertisement. Use EcoCash to buy NetOne & Telecel airtime online.


Wed, 17 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces - TeleGeography
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces  TeleGeography

Burundi. Viettel Burundi, backed by Vietnamese military-backed telecoms group Viettel and offering services under the brand name Lumitel, has launched the ...


Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
British PM honours Masiyiwas - NewsDay
British PM honours Masiyiwas  NewsDay

Econet Wireless founder, Strive Masiyiwa and his wife Tsitsi, were yesterday honoured by British Prime Minister Theresa May for their outstanding philanthropist ...


Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Ventures Into Solar Energy - Forbes
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Ventures Into Solar Energy  Forbes

Zimbabwe's richest man, Strive Masiyiwa is venturing into Solar Energy, it's been reported. Masiyiwa, 50, is the founder and executive chairman of Econet ...


Mon, 05 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT
WhatsApp Shut Down in Zimbabwe During Protests - Following Burundi, DRC, Uganda - Forbes
WhatsApp Shut Down in Zimbabwe During Protests - Following Burundi, DRC, Uganda  Forbes

Zimbabwe's increasingly totalitarian government on Wednesday shut down access to messaging *service* WhatsApp for the morning, but it appeared to be ...


Wed, 06 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
WorldRemit partners MTN Mobile Money for transfers to Rwanda, Uganda & Zambia - Technology Zimbabwe
WorldRemit partners MTN Mobile Money for transfers to Rwanda, Uganda & Zambia  Technology Zimbabwe

WorldRemit, together with MTN, have announced that its customers can now send money instantly to MTN Mobile Money wallets in Rwanda, Uganda and ...


Thu, 28 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Strive Masiyiwa is now the richest man in Zimbabwe—and he becomes the first billionaire - PaZimbabwe
Strive Masiyiwa is now the richest man in Zimbabwe—and he becomes the first billionaire  PaZimbabwe

Exiled Zimbabwean businessman Strive Masiyiwa, often described as Zimbabwe's richest man, is now a billionaire for the first time, according to the latest ...


Wed, 10 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
General Mujuru wanted to kill Masiyiwa - Bulawayo24 News
General Mujuru wanted to kill Masiyiwa  Bulawayo24 News

The late General Solomon Mujuru wanted to kill Econet Guru Strive Masiyiwa, the NPF  Spokesperson Jealousy Mawarire has alleged."President Mugabe ...


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Research and Markets: Burundi Mobile Operator Forecast 2011-2015: 4.5 Million Mobile Subscriber Connections in 2015 - Business Wire
Research and Markets: Burundi Mobile Operator Forecast 2011-2015: 4.5 Million Mobile Subscriber Connections in 2015  Business Wire

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/b4ebfe/3q11_burundi_mobil) has announced the addition of IE Market Research Corp.


Thu, 05 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe officials inflating prices to pillage $10m cholera donation - africanews
Zimbabwe officials inflating prices to pillage $10m cholera donation  africanews

Strive Masiyiwa, a Zimbabwean millionaire has disclosed that officials were bloating prices of basic health and medical supplies with the aim of profiting off ...


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Meet Africa's newest billionaire, Zimbabwean business magnate Strive Masiyiwa - Face2Face Africa
Meet Africa's newest billionaire, Zimbabwean business magnate Strive Masiyiwa  Face2Face Africa

Strive Masiyiwa, founder and chair of the Econet Group, just made the 2018 FORBES list of African billionaires as Zimbabwe's first billionaire. FORBES estimates ...


Wed, 11 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Strive reflects on painful Zim moment and SA's 'neighbourly kindness' - New Zimbabwe.com
Strive reflects on painful Zim moment and SA's 'neighbourly kindness'  New Zimbabwe.com

ECONET Wireless founder Strive Masiyiwa seems to be hitting the right cords with President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration. After being forced into ...


Fri, 05 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Commits $6.4 Million For College Scholarships - Forbes
Zimbabwe's Richest Man Commits $6.4 Million For College Scholarships  Forbes

Zimbabwe's richest man, Strive Masiyiwa, is sponsoring 10 African students to historically black Morehouse College.


Tue, 11 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT
FIFA awards 2017-2018 media rights for sub-Saharan Africa - FIFA.com
FIFA awards 2017-2018 media rights for sub-Saharan Africa  FIFA.com

Following an open tender process for 42 territories* in sub-Saharan Africa, FIFA has granted media rights to five major broadcasting entities in the region.


Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
WorldRemit introduces mobile money transfers to Burundi - Memeburn
WorldRemit introduces mobile money transfers to Burundi  Memeburn

WorldRemit, the online money transfer *service*, is launching instant mobile money transfers to Burundi. People from 50 countries in the world can now send.


Tue, 11 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Five Lessons From Zimbabwe's Richest Man, Strive Masiyiwa - Forbes
Five Lessons From Zimbabwe's Richest Man, Strive Masiyiwa  Forbes

Strive Masiyiwa built a successful telecom company in Zimbabwe, despite initial government resistance. These are some lessons of his success.


Sun, 24 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi peacekeeper killed in CAR rebel attack - Caj News Africa
Burundi peacekeeper killed in CAR rebel attack  Caj News Africa

from OMAN MBIKO in Bangui, Central African Republic BANGUI, (CAJ News) – THE latest attacks by rebel groups in the Central African Republic (CAR) have ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
We look on as corrupt leaders ravage Africa | Sunday Independent - Independent Online
We look on as corrupt leaders ravage Africa | Sunday Independent  Independent Online

Mugabe is gone, yet we look on as questionable leadership ravages Burundi, Sudan, South Sudan, Togo, the Democratic Republic ...


Sun, 26 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The Forbes Billionaires List: Africa’s Billionaires 2018 - CNBCAfrica.com
The Forbes Billionaires List: Africa’s Billionaires 2018  CNBCAfrica.com

By Kerry A. Dolan. This article first appeared at https://www.forbesafrica.com/billionaires/2018/02/01/african-billionaire-fortunes-rise/ and is republished with its ...


Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 | East & Horn Africa - The Africa Report
Number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 | East & Horn Africa  The Africa Report

The number of mobile phone users in Burundi rose 13 percent in 2013 from the year before as most operators expanded their infrastructure networks, the ...


Wed, 21 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe’s Econet Wireless and the making of Africa’s first cashless society - The Guardian
Zimbabwe’s Econet Wireless and the making of Africa’s first cashless society  The Guardian

Will Zimbabwe be Africa's first cashless society? Telecommunications company, and now mobile banking *service*, Econet Wireless predicts that in less than 12 ...


Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Econet appoints Fayaz King as its new COO - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet appoints Fayaz King as its new COO  Technology Zimbabwe

Fayaz King has been appointed as the new Chief Operating Officer of Econet Wireless.


Thu, 13 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Econet does not employ Ndebeles - Open Letter to Strive Masiyiwa - Bulawayo24 News
Econet does not employ Ndebeles - Open Letter to Strive Masiyiwa  Bulawayo24 News

Dear Editor,Re: Econet does not employ Ndebeles - Open Letter to Strive Masiyiwa I write this open letter to Strive Masiyiwa out of patriotism and in loving mem.


Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi invests $25 mln in high-speed Internet network - Reuters
Burundi invests $25 mln in high-speed Internet network  Reuters

Burundi has officially launched its $25 million investment project in a fibre-optic cable network to widen access to broadband Internet and cut costs.


Tue, 21 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Forbes' First List Of Cryptocurrency's Richest People: Meet The Secretive Freaks, Geeks And Visionaries - Forbes Africa
Forbes' First List Of Cryptocurrency's Richest People: Meet The Secretive Freaks, Geeks And Visionaries  Forbes Africa

In the world of cryptocurrency, where billion-dollar fortunes can be made overnight, speed is everything — and CZ is the fastest of them all. From closet-size ...


Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NBA, Econet Media announce multiyear partnership - NBA.com
NBA, Econet Media announce multiyear partnership  NBA.com

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Econet, a multinational, diversified telecommunications group, today announced a multiyear partnership to ...


Thu, 21 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Sending cash home: mobile money is a gamechanger - The Guardian
Sending cash home: mobile money is a gamechanger  The Guardian

With more mobile money accounts than bank accounts in Burundi, Alix Murphy says the country is a good testing ground for trialling remittances by mobile.


Tue, 29 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
First Capital Bank lists on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange - african-markets.com
First Capital Bank lists on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange  african-markets.com

First Capital Bank (ZSE:FCA) yesterday relisted on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) after it changed its name from Barclays Bank of Zimbabwe ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Econet, here’s our Eco-Cash wish list - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet, here’s our Eco-Cash wish list  Technology Zimbabwe

Last week, Econet announced the coming launch of a mobile payment system. Econet is not calling it Eco-Cash yet publicly but let's just use that name to refer to ...


Thu, 15 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Zim leader launches WhatsApp account to reach out to youth - News24
Zim leader launches WhatsApp account to reach out to youth  News24

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly launched a WhatsApp account to reach out to young people ahead of elections in the country at ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
These Are the European IPOs Investors Are Eyeing for 2018 - Bloomberg
These Are the European IPOs Investors Are Eyeing for 2018  Bloomberg

Things are looking up for Europe's initial public offerings market in 2018. As companies from Siemens AG to Deutsche Bank AG prepare to tap investor demand ...


Wed, 20 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
POTRAZ boss justifies price increase on data bundles – It’s about protecting operators’ viability - Technology Zimbabwe
POTRAZ boss justifies price increase on data bundles – It’s about protecting operators’ viability  Technology Zimbabwe

Recently, it was announced that Zimbabwe's telecoms regulator, POTRAZ would be putting into effect a floor price on voice tariffs and data bundles with effect ...


Sat, 07 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi’s Lumitel hits one million subscriber milestone in first four months of operation - PC Tech Magazine
Burundi’s Lumitel hits one million subscriber milestone in first four months of operation  PC Tech Magazine

Viettel which launched 2G and 3G mobile venture in Burundi in May this year under the brand name Lumitel, has hit the one million subscriber landmark in its ...


Wed, 19 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Econet Wireless Zimbabwe celebrates 14th anniversary - Technology Zimbabwe
Econet Wireless Zimbabwe celebrates 14th anniversary  Technology Zimbabwe

The 10th of July marks the date Econet Wireless Zimbabwe was granted its GSM mobile network operating license back in 1998. Today, the company celebrates ...


Tue, 10 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
The Millionaire's Wife Who Feeds 40,000 Children - Forbes
The Millionaire's Wife Who Feeds 40,000 Children  Forbes

Tsitsi Masiyiwa, the wife of Zimbabwe's richest man, Strive Masiyiwa, runs a charity that sends over 40000 orphaned Zimbabwean children to school, including ...


Wed, 02 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Liquid Telecom upgrades East Africa fibre ring - TechCentral
Liquid Telecom upgrades East Africa fibre ring  TechCentral

Econet Global subsidiary Liquid Telecom, which bought South Africa's Neotel earlier this year in a R6.5bn deal, has completed 100G upgrades to key routes on ...


Tue, 05 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
BUSINESS WEEK - The Citizen - The Citizen
BUSINESS WEEK - The Citizen  The Citizen

Artificial intelligence (AI) is on its way to becoming a positive force. Different experts have been arguing about AI threats. The good news is that people know ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 04:53:13 GMT
Zimbabwe Stock Exchange: SECZ launches C-Trade - african-markets.com
Zimbabwe Stock Exchange: SECZ launches C-Trade  african-markets.com

C-Trade, the online and mobile shares trading platform was launched yesterday effectively opening up Zimbabwe's capital markets to all and sundry.It's the first ...


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A 'nuclear weapon' ad blocker is partnering with telecoms around the world - Mashable
A 'nuclear weapon' ad blocker is partnering with telecoms around the world  Mashable

While mobile ad blocking has yet to catch on in the United States, one Israeli startup is doing its best to make sure it does everywhere else in the world. Shine, a ...


Fri, 19 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Perseverance and prayer pay: Masiyiwa - Zimbabwe Independent
Perseverance and prayer pay: Masiyiwa  Zimbabwe Independent

LAST week Econet Wireless celebrated its 14th anniversary. It was the celebration of an ongoing fulfillment of the age-long vision of its founder to connect every ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Rwanda to address traceability of conflict-minerals through a tantalum-tracking blockchain platform - Ventures Africa
Rwanda to address traceability of conflict-minerals through a tantalum-tracking blockchain platform  Ventures Africa

Despite various controversies, blockchain projects are growing rapidly across the world and bringing a *fresh* outlook on businesses and investments. According ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Liquid Telecom eyes big expansion in SA - TechCentral
Liquid Telecom eyes big expansion in SA  TechCentral

Liquid Telecom, the fast-growing pan-African telecommunications company majority owned by Strive Masiyiwa's Econet Group, is getting ready to file for an ...


Sun, 04 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Paucity of market information continues to hurt intra-African trade—Afreximbank - Ventures Africa
Paucity of market information continues to hurt intra-African trade—Afreximbank  Ventures Africa

It's a well-established fact that intra-African trade remains low compared to intra-regional trade in other parts of the world. Many have also identified this ...


Wed, 30 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Ten Most Innovative Companies In Africa - Forbes
The Ten Most Innovative Companies In Africa  Forbes

FORBES recently published its annual list of the World's Most Innovative Companies. For some reason, Africa was not represented on the list. So when FORBES ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT
IOC Awards 2018-2024 Broadcast Rights in Africa - Olympic News - Olympics
IOC Awards 2018-2024 Broadcast Rights in Africa - Olympic News  Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has awarded exclusive broadcast rights to DStv SuperSport, Econet Media and the South African Broadcasting ...


Mon, 10 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Trade Mark EA appoints a new board - Capital FM Kenya
Trade Mark EA appoints a new board  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 25 - Trade Mark East Africa (TMEA) has announced the appointment of a new board of directors. The newly appointed members are from ...


Tue, 25 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Econet Solar Launches the Home Power Station - Business Wire
Econet Solar Launches the Home Power Station  Business Wire

Econet Solar launches the Home Power Station - Millions of Africans to benefit from the first affordable solar power system for the home.


Fri, 02 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Extends trading hours - african-markets.com
Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Extends trading hours  african-markets.com

In en effort to increase access to the market by investors, improve market liquidity and deepen the markets, the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) will extend ...


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Call tariffs rise looms in planned price controls - Business Daily
Call tariffs rise looms in planned price controls  Business Daily

Mobile phone calls and text messages could cost more in coming months if the regulators adopt the proposed introduction of price regulation in the telecoms ...


Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Exclusive: Liquid Telecom acquires Zimbabwean ISP, ZOL - Technology Zimbabwe
Exclusive: Liquid Telecom acquires Zimbabwean ISP, ZOL  Technology Zimbabwe

We just got news that Zimbabwe Online (ZOL) has been acquired by the Liquid Telecommunications Group. ZOL is now officially part of the Liquid Telecom ...


Mon, 23 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT
#Loeries2018: ALL THE WINNERS! - Bizcommunity.com
#Loeries2018: ALL THE WINNERS!  Bizcommunity.com

The full list of winners for the 40th Annual Loerie Awards, which concluded on Saturday, 18 August 2018 at the Durban ICC, have been announced.


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kwesé Free Sports joins OpenView's programming line-up - Bizcommunity.com
Kwesé Free Sports joins OpenView's programming line-up  Bizcommunity.com

OpenView has announced a breakthrough deal with Kwesé Free Sports for broadcast in South Africa, bringing premium sports *content* to over one million ...


Wed, 14 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqnzn7/2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Melinda Gates Launches Initiative to Reduce Poverty With New Technology - VOA News
Melinda Gates Launches Initiative to Reduce Poverty With New Technology  VOA News

Melinda Gates has launched a high-level international commission to spark new thinking on how developing countries can best harness new technologies to ...


Wed, 31 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Paul Kagame Transformed Rwanda into middle economy - Bulawayo24 News
Paul Kagame Transformed Rwanda into middle economy  Bulawayo24 News

His Excellency Paul Kagame, the President of Rwanda, once said: "In Africa today, we recognise that trade and investments and not aid are major pillars of ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
TMT Finance Africa gets ready for Cape Town event - Bizcommunity.com
TMT Finance Africa gets ready for Cape Town event  Bizcommunity.com

Key decision makers from MTN, Vodacom, Econet Wireless, Safaricom, Millicom, Convergence Partners, Standard Bank, MainOne and Rand Merchant Bank are ...


Thu, 25 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
African business leaders find new ways to give back - Financial Times
African business leaders find new ways to give back  Financial Times

Jim Ovia founded Zenith Bank, one of Nigeria's largest lenders, with subsidiaries in Ghana, Sierra Leone, the Gambia and the UK. The Jim Ovia Foundation has ...


Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Engage Joe Public appoints Reatile Tekateka - Joe Public United - Bizcommunity.com
Engage Joe Public appoints Reatile Tekateka - Joe Public United  Bizcommunity.com

Integrated brand and communications group Joe Public United has announced the recent appointment of Reatile Tekateka to head up its public relations ...


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mugabe blocks Masiyiwa, again - NewsDay
Mugabe blocks Masiyiwa, again  NewsDay

ZIMBABWEAN business mogul, Strive Masiyiwa on Monday launched Africa's newest satellite network, Kwese TV, in Ghana, Rwanda and Zambia, skipping ...


Wed, 01 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
As Kingdom Bank acquires its assets we ask; what went wrong at Spiritage? - Technology Zimbabwe
As Kingdom Bank acquires its assets we ask; what went wrong at Spiritage?  Technology Zimbabwe

Updated title wording to fix grammar. advertisement. Use EcoCash to buy NetOne & Telecel airtime online. Tap here. advertisement ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Ten African Millionaires To Watch In 2013 - Forbes
Ten African Millionaires To Watch In 2013  Forbes

Three millionaires who were featured in last year's list of the 10 African millionaires to watch made it onto Forbes' new list of Africa's 40 Richest: Naushad Merali ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
The weapon AK47 was invented in Africa and for Africa? - Bulawayo24 News
The weapon AK47 was invented in Africa and for Africa?  Bulawayo24 News

The AK 47 stands for Avtomat (Automatic) Kalashnikov: and 47 is the year in which it was invented. Mikael Kalashnikov is the sole inventor of AK47, he was at an ...


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Liquid telecom upgrades East Africa internet speeds - Independent
Liquid telecom upgrades East Africa internet speeds  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | JULIUS BUSINGE | Pan-African telecoms group, Liquid, a subsidiary of Econet Global has completed 100G upgrades to key routes on the ...


Wed, 06 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi chaos sparks regional land crisis - Caj News Africa
Burundi chaos sparks regional land crisis  Caj News Africa

From ALLOYCE KIMBUNGA in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania DAR-ES-SALAAM, (CAJ News) – NEIGHBOURING countries have been urged to provide land to ...


Thu, 09 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Zim Warriors edge DRC 2-1 - cajnews.co.zw
Zim Warriors edge DRC 2-1  cajnews.co.zw

from JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa & SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Johannesburg KINSHASA, (CAJ News) - ZIMBABWE continued with their dominance.


Sat, 13 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2015 - Forbes
30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2015  Forbes

“Young entrepreneurs and those they inspire are the lifeblood of Africa's rise.” – Tony O. Elumelu, Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation. Africa's growing crop of ...


Thu, 05 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Bitcoin basics: From layman to layman - Technology Zimbabwe
Bitcoin basics: From layman to layman  Technology Zimbabwe

Quick question: what are your greatest fears on cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin to be precise? Maybe we can start there...


Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
KENYA : Government interest in east Africa's largest data centre - Africa Intelligence
KENYA : Government interest in east Africa's largest data centre  Africa Intelligence

On 19 April, the principal secretary at the Ministry of.


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
5 things to remember when developing a good medical app - Technology Zimbabwe
5 things to remember when developing a good medical app  Technology Zimbabwe

A guide to developers interested in developing a functional and comprehensive medical app for use through mobile devices.


Wed, 12 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Union leaders arrested ahead of Zimbabwe protests - cajnews.co.zw
Union leaders arrested ahead of Zimbabwe protests  cajnews.co.zw

by DANAI MWARUMBA HARARE, (CAJ News) - ZIMBABWEAN police have arrested dozens of trade union members ahead of an anti-government protest in.


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
AFCON qualifiers a redemption for besieged continent - cajnews.co.zw
AFCON qualifiers a redemption for besieged continent  cajnews.co.zw

from SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Johannesburg, South Africa JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) - THE 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying games r.


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The 10 Greatest Living Business Leaders In Africa Today - Forbes
The 10 Greatest Living Business Leaders In Africa Today  Forbes

A couple of weeks ago, Forbes contributor David Williams published his personal list of the top 10 business leaders he considers most influential in terms of ...


Tue, 07 Aug 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Why Zimbabwe should be split into two states - Bulawayo24 News
Why Zimbabwe should be split into two states  Bulawayo24 News

'Matabeleland is bigger than Sierra Leone, Liberia, Malawi, Lesotho, Swaziland, Togo, Guinea Bissau, Rwanda, Burundi, Eritrea and Djibouti, all found in Africa' ...


Sat, 28 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's Top 10 Richest in Tech - IT News Africa
Africa's Top 10 Richest in Tech  IT News Africa

Africa is home to some of the richest individuals in the world. One of the richest, according to Forbes, in Africa is currently Aliko Dangote who hails from Nigeria.


Tue, 13 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Liquid Telecom completes 100G upgrades of the East African fibre ring - PC Tech Magazine
Liquid Telecom completes 100G upgrades of the East African fibre ring  PC Tech Magazine

Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, has completed 100G upgrades to key routes on the East Africa Fibre Ring.


Tue, 05 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile banking platform secures $1 million investment from Société Générale - Pulse Nigeria
Mobile banking platform secures $1 million investment from Société Générale  Pulse Nigeria

Launched in 2005, TagPay allows users of its platform to check balance statements from anywhere in the world, transfer money, and pay bills all through their ...


Thu, 14 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Angola’s Aenergy becomes Afreximbank’s latest shareholder - Ventures Africa
Angola’s Aenergy becomes Afreximbank’s latest shareholder  Ventures Africa

In order to continue the broadening of its shareholder base targeting African investors, the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) on Monday 29 th of January ...


Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Top earners: Executive Compensation of CEOs of Nigeria’s biggest companies - Nairametrics
Top earners: Executive Compensation of CEOs of Nigeria’s biggest companies  Nairametrics

Have you ever wondered how much exactly some of Nigeria's top CEOs earn per annum? Well, you had best believe that their total annual emoluments...


Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
R1 million prize money for Cosafa Women's Champs - Namibian
R1 million prize money for Cosafa Women's Champs  Namibian

HISTORY was made on Wednesday when pan-African broadcast network, Kwesé, handed over prize-money totalling R1 million to the 2017 Cosafa Women's ...


Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
African manufacturing its own hardware: BRCK internet in a box [Haller Prize 3rd place] - African Arguments
African manufacturing its own hardware: BRCK internet in a box [Haller Prize 3rd place]  African Arguments

This entry was awarded 3rd place in the 2016 Haller Prize for Development Journalism. In the third annual edition of the competition, professional and amateur ...


Fri, 06 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Recently launched Opera News App becomes the most downloaded in Africa - Ventures Africa
Recently launched Opera News App becomes the most downloaded in Africa  Ventures Africa

In order to meet the growing interest in news globally, Opera Software has officially launched Opera News, a new AI-powered app which enables people to ...


Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Burundi said to have taken a leap in the ICTs sector in EAC. - RegionWeek
Burundi said to have taken a leap in the ICTs sector in EAC.  RegionWeek

The Burundi Minister of Youth, Posts, and Technologies of the information, Ms. Evelyne Butoyi, praised the step taken by Burundi in terms of the development of ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:06:00 GMT
In 2018, Benin, Burundi, Malawi, Uganda and Zambia made significant progress in de-risking renewable energy projects in their countries - EIN News
In 2018, Benin, Burundi, Malawi, Uganda and Zambia made significant progress in de-risking renewable energy projects in their countries  EIN News

Download logo Since launching a year ago, the Regional Liquidity Support Facility (RLSF) has signed agreements with five countries ensuring that their.


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 11:26:21 GMT
#TechFriday: Becoming tech savvy in Egypt | The Star - Independent Online
#TechFriday: Becoming tech savvy in Egypt | The Star  Independent Online

As part of the Union of African Journalists programme in Cairo, journalists attending the course visited several media organisations in the city. Among them was ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UNICEF Burundi Humanitarian Situation Report – March – April 2018 - Burundi - ReliefWeb
UNICEF Burundi Humanitarian Situation Report – March – April 2018 - Burundi  ReliefWeb

English Situation Report on Burundi about Education, Food and Nutrition, Children, IDPs and more; published on 30 Apr 2018 by UNICEF.


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Louis Rwagasore: For a united Burundi - Deutsche Welle
Louis Rwagasore: For a united Burundi  Deutsche Welle

Prince Louis Rwagasore was supposed to lead Burundi into independence. He was named prime minister but was killed shortly before independence. He had ...


Fri, 20 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Voters Back Constitution Extending Presidential Term - The New York Times
Burundi Voters Back Constitution Extending Presidential Term  The New York Times

BUJUMBURA, Burundi — Burundi's voters approved a new Constitution that extends the presidential term from five to seven years, according to provisional ...


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why Burundi has failed to reap benefits of EAC treaty - Standard Digital
Why Burundi has failed to reap benefits of EAC treaty  Standard Digital

Animosity with Rwanda has narrowed options in transportation of goods.


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi’s President Says He Won’t Seek Another Term - New York Times
Burundi’s President Says He Won’t Seek Another Term  New York Times

Critics had feared that *fresh* violence could erupt if Pierre Nkurunziza's push for a new Constitution proved to be a prelude to his running again in 2020.


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
26 Killed in Burundi Attack, Minister Says, Blaming Terrorists - New York Times
26 Killed in Burundi Attack, Minister Says, Blaming Terrorists  New York Times

BUJUMBURA, Burundi — At least 26 people were killed and seven others wounded in an attack in a rural area of Burundi, the country's security minister said on ...


Sat, 12 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi peace talks falter as government fails to attend - DW (English)
Burundi peace talks falter as government fails to attend  DW (English)

Officials from President Pierre Nkurunziza's government did not turn up for a final round of talks aimed at ending Burundi's severe political crisis. The peace talks ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally - ITWeb Africa
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally  ITWeb Africa

Having launched its 4G *service* in 2016 in a limited number of regions, Burundi's dominant telco has announced it is ready for national rollout.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Government hands US firm deal to make smart phones - Daily Monitor
Government hands US firm deal to make smart phones  Daily Monitor

She said the government, through NEC, has already allocated LifeMobile a site on 6th Street in Industrial Area where the assembling plant will be built.


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Humanitarian Snapshot (October 2018) - Burundi - ReliefWeb
Burundi: Humanitarian Snapshot (October 2018) - Burundi  ReliefWeb

The current number of internally displaced persons (IDP) stands at 147,000, which represents a 21% decrease compared to May 2018. This decrease is partly ...


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Smart water meters to help REGIDESO and WASAC reduce non-revenues - ESI Africa
Smart water meters to help REGIDESO and WASAC reduce non-revenues  ESI Africa

Itron secured smart water meters contracts with African utility companies to help them modernise distribution networks and reduce non-revenue expenses.


Wed, 31 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
TransformativeMed Debuts Smart, Mobile-Enhanced CORE Value Suite at Cerner Conference - Imaging Technology News
TransformativeMed Debuts Smart, Mobile-Enhanced CORE Value Suite at Cerner Conference  Imaging Technology News

September 25, 2018 — TransformativeMed, a provider of directly embedded, smart clinical workflow solutions for electronic health records (EHRs), will debut a ...


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi plans to establish security exchange for firms - Standard Digital
Burundi plans to establish security exchange for firms  Standard Digital

Burundi plans to establish a securities exchange before the end of this year for companies to raise funds after a slowdown in commercial bank lending.


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Humanitarian Snapshot (September 2018) - Burundi - ReliefWeb
Burundi: Humanitarian Snapshot (September 2018) - Burundi  ReliefWeb

English Infographic on Burundi about Food and Nutrition, Health, Children, IDPs and more; published on 18 Oct 2018 by OCHA.


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U.S. Attack on I.C.C. Is Seen as Bolstering World’s Despots - The New York Times
U.S. Attack on I.C.C. Is Seen as Bolstering World’s Despots  The New York Times

John R. Bolton's critique of the International Criminal Court echoes criticisms from dictators and threatens the future of the court, the U.N.'s war-crimes ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Viettel Burundi, a key revenue generator for Viettel Global Telecom. - RegionWeek
Viettel Burundi, a key revenue generator for Viettel Global Telecom.  RegionWeek

A Vietnamese Viettel Global Investment, a subsidiary of military-run telecom giant Viettel Group, reported sales of US$192 million and profit of $58 million in the ...


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
From Burundi with music, the story of exiled Kidum - Standard Digital
From Burundi with music, the story of exiled Kidum  Standard Digital

Two decades ago, Jean-Pierre Nimbona AKA Kidum got the lesser punishment; exile. His 17 friends found death.


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
15 candidates apply for post of NTA chairperson - Himalayan Times
15 candidates apply for post of NTA chairperson  Himalayan Times

Kathmandu, August 24. Altogether, 15 candidates have applied for the post of chairperson at Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA).


Sat, 25 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi referendum: Who could stop Pierre Nkurunziza? - DW (English)
Burundi referendum: Who could stop Pierre Nkurunziza?  DW (English)

With the newly approved constitution in Burundi, President Nkurunziza can rule until 2034, joining a club of dictators in Africa. It's high time that African youth ...


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Appalling conditions for Burundi and Congolese refugees in Tanzania - DW (English)
Appalling conditions for Burundi and Congolese refugees in Tanzania  DW (English)

About 355000 refugees from Burundi and DR Congo live in western Tanzania, where they are barred from working or setting foot outside their makeshift camps.


Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Many killed in 'terrorist' attack ahead of referendum - DW (English)
Burundi: Many killed in 'terrorist' attack ahead of referendum  DW (English)

The attack comes days before a disputed referendum that could extend President Pierre Nkurunziza's term. The Burundian government has blamed "terrorists" ...


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 19:09:14 GMT
Burundi bishops oppose referendum to allow president to extend rule - Crux: Covering all things Catholic
Burundi bishops oppose referendum to allow president to extend rule  Crux: Covering all things Catholic

As the campaign heats up in Burundi ahead of a May 17 referendum that could allow President Pierre Nkurunziza to rule the central African country until 2034, ...


Mon, 07 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tanzania, Burundi delay EAC deal on double taxation - Standard Digital
Tanzania, Burundi delay EAC deal on double taxation  Standard Digital

Pressure is pilling on Tanzania and Burundi to ratify tax harmonisation agreement signed eight years ago.


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MoCIT suggests three candidates for top NTA post - Himalayan Times
MoCIT suggests three candidates for top NTA post  Himalayan Times

Kathmandu, August 29. The Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MoCIT) has recommended three candidates as potential chairperson of ...


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fifa grant Saido Berahino permission to switch allegiances to Burundi - talkSPORT.com
Fifa grant Saido Berahino permission to switch allegiances to Burundi  talkSPORT.com

Stoke City striker set for call-up from country he fled aged 10 after playing at six different youth levels for England.


Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi referendum to extend presidential term raises fears of violence - DW (English)
Burundi referendum to extend presidential term raises fears of violence  DW (English)

Following in the footsteps of several other African countries, it is now the turn of Burundi to hold a referendum aimed at making sure that its president stays in ...


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi signs African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement - East African Business Week
Burundi signs African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement  East African Business Week

Burundi was among the latest African countries that signed the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement on Sunday July 1.


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
France's 'Donkey Diplomacy' Backfires In Burundi - NDTV News
France's 'Donkey Diplomacy' Backfires In Burundi  NDTV News

Burundi's agriculture ministry has ordered the quarantine of 10 donkeys that were donated to a central village through French funding, sparking a debate over ...


Mon, 28 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Cyberdefenses to Protect Your Smart Appliances From Hackers - The Wall Street Journal
New Cyberdefenses to Protect Your Smart Appliances From Hackers  The Wall Street Journal

Two SoftBank-backed companies are teaming up to thwart hackers pummeling some of the cyberworld's most vulnerable targets (think lightbulbs and ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Constitutional Court confirms “Yes” vote victory - Independent Online
Burundi Constitutional Court confirms “Yes” vote victory  Independent Online

Burundi's Constitutional Court has validated the victory of the "yes" vote in the referendum on extending the president's term of office.


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Is This Article Worth Reading? Gmail's Suggested Reply: 'Haha, Thanks!' - The Wall Street Journal
Is This Article Worth Reading? Gmail's Suggested Reply: 'Haha, Thanks!'  The Wall Street Journal

Google's automated email replies, which are being rolled to its 1.4 billion accounts, have baffled users with some peculiar suggestions.


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Smart Telecom Burundi launches SMART 3G network - TeleGeography
Smart Telecom Burundi launches SMART 3G network  TeleGeography

Burundi. Mobile network operator Smart Telecom Burundi (formerly Lacell SU) launched its new 3G *service* on 5 September in and around the capital ...


Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Court ruling hits Burundi NGOs - The Citizen
Court ruling hits Burundi NGOs  The Citizen

Five non-governmental organisations from Burundi will not appear as friends of the East African Court of Justice (EACJ) following this week's ruling.


Sun, 30 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Beyonce’s bringing clean water to girls in Burundi. How you can help. - Atlanta Journal Constitution
Beyonce’s bringing clean water to girls in Burundi. How you can help.  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Music superstar and mom of three Beyonce has an ongoing campaign to bring clean water to Burundi, especially young girls. She's enlisted some big name ...


Wed, 04 Apr 2018 16:11:13 GMT
Sensoneo is ready to use America's first NB-IoT network for smart waste - Telecoms Tech
Sensoneo is ready to use America's first NB-IoT network for smart waste  Telecoms Tech

Smart waste solutions provider Sensoneo has confirmed it's ready to be among the first to use America's first nationwide NB-IoT network.


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mysterious missed calls on cellphones part of worldwide scam - Global News
Mysterious missed calls on cellphones part of worldwide scam  Global News

A telephone scam sweeping Calgary and Alberta has prompted a warning to ignore missed overseas calls.


Wed, 07 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Smart Telecom enters crowded Tanzanian mobile market - TeleGeography
Smart Telecom enters crowded Tanzanian mobile market  TeleGeography

Burundi · Tanzania. Smart Telecom, which is owned by Industrial Promotion Services (IPS), the Kenyan-based infrastructure and industrial development arm of ...


Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Smartphone Makers Seek Foldable Phones With Flex Appeal - The Wall Street Journal
Smartphone Makers Seek Foldable Phones With Flex Appeal  The Wall Street Journal

Mobile-phone makers think they have a solution to slowing sales: smartphones with big displays that close like books.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
WATCH: Q&A: Minister Lindiwe Sisulu on Israel, Brics and Burundi - Independent Online
WATCH: Q&A: Minister Lindiwe Sisulu on Israel, Brics and Burundi  Independent Online

Issues concerning the SADC and the troubled Middle East are top of International Relations and Co-operation minister's list.


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Head teacher busted sitting student's exam - BBC News
Head teacher busted sitting student's exam  BBC News

Burundian Benjamin Manirambona wore a blue uniform to try to blend in with the schoolchildren.


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
There Are Park Benches. And Then There Are Smart Park Benches. - Wall Street Journal
There Are Park Benches. And Then There Are Smart Park Benches.  Wall Street Journal

“Smart” benches are popping up in cities and suburbs around the world. In a Sydney suburb, a town is about to install park benches and tables with sensors that ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Alexa Smart Home Skills Gain Flexibility with New API - InfoQ.com
Alexa Smart Home Skills Gain Flexibility with New API  InfoQ.com

The latest update to Amazon Smart Home Skill API, available as a preview, introduces new capabilities that can be used as building blocks to model device ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Ultra-Cheap Phones Even iPhone Users Will Crave - The Wall Street Journal
The Ultra-Cheap Phones Even iPhone Users Will Crave  The Wall Street Journal

Flip phones and candy bars are back, with low prices, great battery life and some modern conveniences. And they might just save you from your smartphone.


Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi suspends some NGO's for violating new law - Nasdaq
Burundi suspends some NGO's for violating new law  Nasdaq

BUJUMBURA, Sept 28- Burundi has suspended some local and international non-governmental organisations for three months for violating a new law, a.


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tanzania, Burundi set to join EAC roaming framework - The Citizen
Tanzania, Burundi set to join EAC roaming framework  The Citizen

The chairman of the EAC Council of Ministers, Dr Kirunda Kivejinja, has said Burundi and Tanzania will join other member states of the East African Community ...


Sat, 06 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Smart Ports & Supply Chain Technologies - Port Technology International
Smart Ports & Supply Chain Technologies  Port Technology International

The conference will bring together key global industry leaders to address the urgent need for contemporary ports to become smarter, better connected, and ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How Prince Rwagasore's fight for Burundi's freedom killed him in 1961 - Face2Face Africa
How Prince Rwagasore's fight for Burundi's freedom killed him in 1961  Face2Face Africa

The fact that he was a prince did not factor in Louis Rwagasore decision to be on the front line to fight for Burundi's independence from Belgium. Born in 1932 to ...


Sat, 13 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bentley launches in-car Wi-Fi system for uninterrupted mobile network - IoT Tech News
Bentley launches in-car Wi-Fi system for uninterrupted mobile network  IoT Tech News

Bentley has claimed the launch of the world's first super-fast, reliable and secure in-car Wi-Fi system with the launch of its Advanced Connectivity.


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza is made 'eternal supreme guide' - The Standard
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza is made 'eternal supreme guide'  The Standard

[AFP] Burundi's ruling party has bestowed the title of 'eternal supreme guide' on President Pierre Nkurunziza, a party official has confirmed Sunday, as critics ...


Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roaming charges high in EAC despite network deal - Standard Digital
Roaming charges high in EAC despite network deal  Standard Digital

Kenyans are paying up to 20 times more to call within the continent as roaming charges shoot up.


Fri, 04 May 2018 21:00:00 GMT
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces - TeleGeography
Viettel Burundi (Lumitel) switches on 4G network in six provinces  TeleGeography

Burundi. Viettel Burundi, backed by Vietnamese military-backed telecoms group Viettel and offering services under the brand name Lumitel, has launched the ...


Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi welcomes refugees fleeing DR Congo violence - DW (English)
Burundi welcomes refugees fleeing DR Congo violence  DW (English)

Thousands of refugees have flooded into Burundi to escape a *fresh* outbreak of fighting in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The UNHCR has praised locals for ...


Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Your Smartphone’s Location Data Is Worth Big Money to Wall Street - The Wall Street Journal
Your Smartphone’s Location Data Is Worth Big Money to Wall Street  The Wall Street Journal

Data firm Thasos Group compiles and analyzes location data from millions of smartphones. Then hedge funds pay millions for it.


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UNICEF Burundi Situation: October – November 2017 - Burundi - ReliefWeb
UNICEF Burundi Situation: October – November 2017 - Burundi  ReliefWeb

English Situation Report on Burundi about Education, Food and Nutrition, Children, IDPs, Epidemic and more; published on 30 Nov 2017 by UNICEF.


Thu, 30 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Smart homes: The brighter side — and the darker side - TechGenix
Smart homes: The brighter side — and the darker side  TechGenix

Smart homes are a great innovation and can bestow great benefits to homeowners. But with all the advantages come a slew of potential problems.


Mon, 14 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Alexa Can Do Many Things But Won’t Call 911 - The Wall Street Journal
Alexa Can Do Many Things But Won’t Call 911  The Wall Street Journal

Americans ask their smart speakers to play music, share the weather and call friends, yet most still can't request to call 911.


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
South Sudan and Burundi refugees unlock the potential of vegetable farming in arid Turkana County - Daily Nation
South Sudan and Burundi refugees unlock the potential of vegetable farming in arid Turkana County  Daily Nation

Burundian Immaculate Miburo, a mother of 10, in her kitchen garden at Kakuma refugee camp. PHOTO| ISAIAH ESIPISU | NATION ...


Fri, 13 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
‘I Lost It’: The Boss Who Banned Phones, and What Came Next - The Wall Street Journal
‘I Lost It’: The Boss Who Banned Phones, and What Came Next  The Wall Street Journal

Two thousand six hundred seventeen times a day. That is how often the average person taps, pokes, pinches or swipes their personal phone. It all adds up to ...


Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Louis Rwagasore, the unifying prince - DW (English)
Louis Rwagasore, the unifying prince  DW (English)

Prince Louis Rwagasore was supposed to lead Burundi into independence. He was named prime minister but was killed shortly before independence.


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Officials arrested after Burundi president ‘roughed up’ on football field - Standard Digital
Officials arrested after Burundi president ‘roughed up’ on football field  Standard Digital

Two Burundi officials have been arrested after their town's football team allegedly 'roughed up' President Pierre Nkurunziza, who was playing with his.


Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Machine Learning Behind Android Pie Smart Linkify API - InfoQ.com
The Machine Learning Behind Android Pie Smart Linkify API  InfoQ.com

Last week, Google announced Android 9, codenamed Pie. Android is launching a set of new features, powered by Artificial Intelligence. One of the most ...


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Smart Telecom Company earmarks USD300m for East Africa expansion - TeleGeography
Smart Telecom Company earmarks USD300m for East Africa expansion  TeleGeography

Burundi · Uganda · Tanzania. Regional operator Smart Telecom Company has set out its stall to invest USD300 million over the next five years to expand its ...


Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi shamefully bans pregnant girls from schools, teen fathers not exempted - Face2Face Africa
Burundi shamefully bans pregnant girls from schools, teen fathers not exempted  Face2Face Africa

Burundi has joined the shameful list of African countries that have banned teen girls from attending school because of pregnancy. The country's ministry of ...


Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Are 'Smart' Classrooms the Future? - Campus Technology
Are 'Smart' Classrooms the Future?  Campus Technology

Indiana University explores that question by bringing together tech partners and university leaders to share ideas on how to design classrooms that make better ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Google Unveils New Hardware, Including a Tablet-Laptop Hybrid and a Tabletop Smart Display - The Wall Street Journal
Google Unveils New Hardware, Including a Tablet-Laptop Hybrid and a Tabletop Smart Display  The Wall Street Journal

Google launched new mobile and home gadgets on Tuesday aimed at ensuring the voice-controlled Google Assistant is never out of shouting distance.


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Technologies Making Smart Buildings Smarter - Business.com
Technologies Making Smart Buildings Smarter  Business.com

Businesses are taking a cue from the smart home phenomenon and integrating new technology to make their businesses into smart buildings. Much of this ...


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Situation in Burundi not condusive to credible elections: UN - Independent Online
Situation in Burundi not condusive to credible elections: UN  Independent Online

Johannesburg – Despite Burundi making some progress Michel Kafando, Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Burundi, states the environment in the ...


Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Head teacher busted sitting student's exam - nation.co.ke
Head teacher busted sitting student's exam  nation.co.ke

A head teacher in Burundi has been arrested for trying to disguise himself as a student.


Sat, 11 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Guess, Alibaba team up for 'smart store' pilot - Chain Store Age
Guess, Alibaba team up for 'smart store' pilot  Chain Store Age

Fashion retailer Guess and Alibaba are raising the bar, using artificial intelligence to personalize the in-store shopping experience. On July 5, Alibaba launched ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Webinar: Improve Compliance and Job-Site Safety by Replacing Paper with Smart Mobile Forms - EHS Today
Webinar: Improve Compliance and Job-Site Safety by Replacing Paper with Smart Mobile Forms  EHS Today

explore how health & safety data collection on iOS devices can help produce a safer, more compliant workplace.


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:59:00 GMT
Running a Business from a Mobile Device - Business.com
Running a Business from a Mobile Device  Business.com

According to ComScore, mobile digital app use has grown by roughly 50 percent in the past two years, with more than 75 percent of that growth "directly ...


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Phone Calls Are Dead. Voice Chat Is the Future. - The Wall Street Journal
Phone Calls Are Dead. Voice Chat Is the Future.  The Wall Street Journal

Voice chat might be the future of communication, as companies build walkie-talkie-type tools to address things people don't like about phone calls and make ...


Sun, 08 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Smart InkScan App Turns Pen-and-Paper Notes into Digital Ink - T.H.E. Journal
New Smart InkScan App Turns Pen-and-Paper Notes into Digital Ink  T.H.E. Journal

Smart Technologies today introduced Smart InkScan, a mobile app that converts handwritten artifacts into a digital file that can be edited and shared. The app ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Your Smartphone Is the Best Computer You Own - The Wall Street Journal
Your Smartphone Is the Best Computer You Own  The Wall Street Journal

How to turn your smartphone into the powerful PC it's meant to be.


Wed, 23 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Victims of Rwandan Genocide Identified in Newly Discovered Mass Graves - Smithsonian.com
Victims of Rwandan Genocide Identified in Newly Discovered Mass Graves  Smithsonian.com

Nearly a quarter century after Rwanda's 1994 genocide began, its atrocities are still coming to light. As NPR's Sasha Ingber reports, four unmarked mass graves ...


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why you should be afraid while returning missed International phone calls - The Standard
Why you should be afraid while returning missed International phone calls  The Standard

A missed call from Pakistan; experts warn against returning unknown international calls NAIROBI, KENYA: International calling scams start with a simply ...


Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
T-Mobile partners with Twilio on NB-IoT developer platform - Telecoms Tech
T-Mobile partners with Twilio on NB-IoT developer platform  Telecoms Tech

T-Mobile's partnership with Twilio bears fruit in the form of a software development kit for the operator's NB-IoT network.


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bujumbura government’s dismays Mkapa - The Citizen
Bujumbura government’s dismays Mkapa  The Citizen

Inter-Burundi Dialogue facilitator, former president Benjamin Mkapa, yesterday expressed his dismay over the Burundi government's position on the mediation ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundian activist: 'What has Nkurunziza done for his people?' - DW (English)
Burundian activist: 'What has Nkurunziza done for his people?'  DW (English)

Justice and respect for human rights is what the exiled activist, Pierre Claver Mbonimpa, wants for Burundi. In May 2018, Burundians will vote in a referendum ...


Fri, 09 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Next Big Thing in Agriculture: Smart Collars for Cows - The Wall Street Journal
The Next Big Thing in Agriculture: Smart Collars for Cows  The Wall Street Journal

The fences that crisscross the vast ranches of the U.S. and Australian Outback seem like an unlikely candidate for tech disruption. But several startups are ...


Mon, 02 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
‘Don’t call back those numbers’: Toronto woman warns others of call-back phone scam - Globalnews.ca
‘Don’t call back those numbers’: Toronto woman warns others of call-back phone scam  Globalnews.ca

Since mid-December, Sharon Leamy has received as many as 15 calls a day from international phone numbers, all part of a call back scam commonly known as ...


Thu, 28 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
PTI Launches Smart Ports Conference - Port Technology International
PTI Launches Smart Ports Conference  Port Technology International

Port Technology (PTI) is proud to announce the launch of its inaugural Smart Ports & Supply Chain Technologies Conference which is to be held in Rotterdam, ...


Fri, 08 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
VivaTech 2018: Smart Technology - africanews
VivaTech 2018: Smart Technology  africanews

Smart innovations designed to improve the daily life, even if many raise the question of privacy and the place of the human being in this race for progress.


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Smart Machines To Empower Oncology Docs and Patients, Say ASTRO Experts - Imaging Technology News
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Smart Machines To Empower Oncology Docs and Patients, Say ASTRO Experts  Imaging Technology News

Artificial intelligence (AI) will not force specialists in radiation oncology from their jobs but rather make them better at the jobs only they can do, said speakers at ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2038: A Smart Port Story - Port Technology International
2038: A Smart Port Story  Port Technology International

Port Technology is proud to announce the publication of 2038, A Smart Port Story: Part 1, a new novella taking place in a port of the future, by Dr Eva Savelsberg ...


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 15:53:42 GMT
Smart Ports & Supply Chains - Port Technology International
Smart Ports & Supply Chains  Port Technology International

The supply chain is altering to fit a smarter future; technologies once perceived as threats are quickly becoming opportunities. This edition explores beyond the ...


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:05:52 GMT
Smart New CSS Features That Make Web Design Easier - HTML Goodies
Smart New CSS Features That Make Web Design Easier  HTML Goodies

Not long ago, web developers were stuck with limiting tools that didn't let them flush out their complete creative potential. Today, the game has changed thanks ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 10:50:22 GMT
PM addresses Grand Finale of the Smart India Hackathon-2018 - Narendra Modi
PM addresses Grand Finale of the Smart India Hackathon-2018  Narendra Modi

Governments alone cannot bring about changes. What brings about change is participative governance: PM Modi The biggest assets of any nation are Shram ...


Fri, 30 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecoms operators dial in to refugee markets - Financial Times
Telecoms operators dial in to refugee markets  Financial Times

Companies are starting to realise displaced communities represent untapped markets.


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 16:26:00 GMT
Burundi singer joins roster of the Cannes Film Festival jury panel - Face2Face Africa
Burundi singer joins roster of the Cannes Film Festival jury panel  Face2Face Africa

Khadija Nin, a Burundian singer has been named as one of the jury members in the renowned Cannes Film Festival. This comes after heavy criticism of the lack ...


Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
All Ears: Always-On Listening Devices Could Soon Be Everywhere - The Wall Street Journal
All Ears: Always-On Listening Devices Could Soon Be Everywhere  The Wall Street Journal

Tiny microphones are moving us toward a world in which all gadgets can respond to a voice command. For those worried about privacy: meet a $200 trash can.


Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
CargoX Launches Smart Blockchain Platform - Port Technology International
CargoX Launches Smart Blockchain Platform  Port Technology International

CargoX has launched the Smart B/L platform, the first open and neutral blockchain platform in the shipping industry for real-world commercial use.


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
New SMART Transportation Summit unveiled at SEMICON Japan 2018 - ElectroIQ
New SMART Transportation Summit unveiled at SEMICON Japan 2018  ElectroIQ

With electronic *content* in automobiles seeing rapid global growth, automotive and semiconductor industry leaders will convene for the first SMART ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 18:28:03 GMT
Samsung Joins Race to the Bottom for Global Smartphone Prices - The Wall Street Journal
Samsung Joins Race to the Bottom for Global Smartphone Prices  The Wall Street Journal

Samsung is building the world's largest phone factory in India in an effort to tap the industry's next growth area: cheap smartphones.


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How progressive local governments are investing in smart cities - Telecoms Tech
How progressive local governments are investing in smart cities  Telecoms Tech

Smart city initiatives are one of the most important developments worldwide in public sector digital transformation. Given the crucial role that cities will play in ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Samsung Plans to Launch Foldable-Screen Phone Early Next Year - The Wall Street Journal
Samsung Plans to Launch Foldable-Screen Phone Early Next Year  The Wall Street Journal

Samsung is planning to introduce a foldable-screen smartphone early next year, as the world's largest phone maker eyes a splashy device that can help boost ...


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
China’s Big Brother smart cities - Policy Forum
China’s Big Brother smart cities  Policy Forum

In recent decades, the Chinese Government has considered smart city endeavours as a universally accepted road to urbanisation and optimising services.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

U-20 AFCON: Nigeria draw South Africa, Niger and Burundi - New Telegraph Newspaper
U-20 AFCON: Nigeria draw South Africa, Niger and Burundi  New Telegraph Newspaper

Nigeria will go up against hosts Niger, South Africa and Burundi in the group stage of the 2019 CAF U20 Africa Cup of Nations. The Flying Eagles were.


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 01:28:19 GMT
Burundi U-23 bars Tanzania U-23 from qualification in Afcon 2019. - RegionWeek
Burundi U-23 bars Tanzania U-23 from qualification in Afcon 2019.  RegionWeek

Burundi's national team under 23 years has succeeded in crossing the second round after winning the game against Tanzania under the age of 23 a legitimate ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
U-20 AFCON: Flying Eagles To Face Hosts Niger, Burundi, South Africa in Group A - Complete Sports Nigeria
U-20 AFCON: Flying Eagles To Face Hosts Niger, Burundi, South Africa in Group A  Complete Sports Nigeria

Nigeria will face hosts Niger, South Africa and Burundi in the group stage at the 2019 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations following the draw.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 06:56:23 GMT
Burundi-Football: Departure of the Under-23 national team for Tanzania. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Football: Departure of the Under-23 national team for Tanzania.  RegionWeek

The Burundi under-23 national team has flown Sunday, November 18, 2018, for Tanzania where it will play a return match on Tuesday, November 20th in the ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
U.N. rights office: Burundi's government has asked us to leave - The Philadelphia Tribune
U.N. rights office: Burundi's government has asked us to leave  The Philadelphia Tribune

NAIROBI, Kenya — The United Nations human rights office on Thursday said Burundi's government has asked it to leave, months after the outgoing U.N. rights ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Flying Eagles draw Niger, South Africa, Burundi - The Nation Newspaper
Flying Eagles draw Niger, South Africa, Burundi  The Nation Newspaper

The draw for the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations Niger 2019 were held on Thursday night in Niamey with Nigeria's Flying Eagles drawn alongside h.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 23:02:01 GMT
Senegal beat Nigeria 2-0 in WAFU U-20 tournament - Journalducameroun.com - English
Senegal beat Nigeria 2-0 in WAFU U-20 tournament  Journalducameroun.com - English

Published on 17.12.2018 at 10h21 by APA News. Share. The U-20 football team of Senegal on Sunday defeated their Nigerian counterparts, the Flying Eagles ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:11:36 GMT
Tanzania/Burundi: National Under-23 Eager to Turn Tables Against Burundi - AllAfrica.com
Tanzania/Burundi: National Under-23 Eager to Turn Tables Against Burundi  AllAfrica.com

NATIONAL Under-23 football team, Head Coach Bakari Shime said they are ready to face Burundi in today's Africa U-23 Cup of Nations qualifiers at the National ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi orders U.N. to close human rights office in Bujumbura - cgtn.com
Burundi orders U.N. to close human rights office in Bujumbura  cgtn.com

Burundi's government has reportedly asked the United Nations Human Rights Council to close its office in the country within two months. A senior official of the ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
East African bloc agrees to make regional trade cheaper, faster and simpler - africanews
East African bloc agrees to make regional trade cheaper, faster and simpler  africanews

Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, the United Republic of Tanzania, and Uganda agreed today to make trade between them and with other countries cheaper, faster and ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 18:02:00 GMT
The US may wish otherwise, but what if Africa has chosen China? - Africa Times
The US may wish otherwise, but what if Africa has chosen China?  Africa Times

China wasted no time in responding to accusations by top United States official John Bolton's claim that its dealings with Africa are corrupt and predatory.


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 03:36:54 GMT
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi - TeleGeography
EWB and U-Com (leo) complete merger in Burundi  TeleGeography

Burundi. Econet Wireless Burundi (EWB) and U-Com (leo) have completed a merger under which EWB has absorbed the formerly Vimpelcom-owned unit into its ...


Thu, 09 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
U-20 AFCON: Black Satellites in tough group - GhanaWeb
U-20 AFCON: Black Satellites in tough group  GhanaWeb

Ghana's U-20 national team, the Black Satellites, have been placed in a tough group for next year's Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations which will be staged in ...


Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:27:42 GMT
Amajita have been drawn in the same group as hosts Niger for the 2019 AFCON - KickOff.com
Amajita have been drawn in the same group as hosts Niger for the 2019 AFCON  KickOff.com

Amajita have been drawn in the same group as hosts Niger for the upcoming U-20 Africa Cup of Nations. The eight-team competition will be played from ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 07:59:36 GMT
The World in Brief - NWAOnline
The World in Brief  NWAOnline

Rescued migrants OK'd to dock in Malta. MADRID -- Eleven migrants rescued by a trawler last week have been handed over to the Maltese coast guard and will ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ghana's group opponents for 2019 U20 Afcon unveiled - Goal.com
Ghana's group opponents for 2019 U20 Afcon unveiled  Goal.com

Ghana's group opponents for 2019 U20 Afcon unveiled.


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 23:45:59 GMT
CAF releases procedure for draws of the AFCON U-20 finals - Futaa
CAF releases procedure for draws of the AFCON U-20 finals  Futaa

Confederation of African Football, CAF, has released the procedures for the draw of the 21st Edition of the U-20 Africa Cup of Nations. The eight-team ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:08:07 GMT
Huawei Arrest Reignites U.S.-China Tensions - Bloomberg
Huawei Arrest Reignites U.S.-China Tensions  Bloomberg

Want to receive this post in your inbox every day? Sign up for the Balance of Power newsletter, and follow Bloomberg Politics on Twitter and Facebook for more.


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally - ITWeb Africa
Burundi's Lumitel ready to roll with 4G nationally  ITWeb Africa

Having launched its 4G *service* in 2016 in a limited number of regions, Burundi's dominant telco has announced it is ready for national rollout.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Best Cyber Monday Microsoft Surface Deals Right Now - Laptop Mag
The Best Cyber Monday Microsoft Surface Deals Right Now  Laptop Mag

Updated on Nov. 26 at 3:55 pm ET: Updated with Surface Book 2 deals and a huge discount on the 1st-gen Surface Laptop. Now that Cyber Monday is here, ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Preview: Vipers seek top spot as bottom placed Paidha Black Angels visit St Mary’s | Uganda Premier League - Kawowo Sports
Preview: Vipers seek top spot as bottom placed Paidha Black Angels visit St Mary’s | Uganda Premier League  Kawowo Sports

2018/19 Uganda Premier League (Match Day 8):. Friday, 23rd November 2018. Vipers Vs Paidha Black Angels. At St Mary's Stadium, Kitende (4:00 PM).


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi threatens to quit U.N. Human Rights Council, sue critics - Reuters
Burundi threatens to quit U.N. Human Rights Council, sue critics  Reuters

Burundi, beset by accusations of crimes against humanity, threatened on Monday to withdraw from the U.N. Human Rights Council and sue its critics.


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi under fire at U.N. for expelling U.N. human rights team - Reuters
Burundi under fire at U.N. for expelling U.N. human rights team  Reuters

Burundi's ambassador in Geneva struggled to explain to the U.N. Human Rights Council on Tuesday why his government had thrown out a U.N. team that the ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Nigeria, Uganda qualify despite underwhelming performances; Libya put eight... - Firstpost
Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Nigeria, Uganda qualify despite underwhelming performances; Libya put eight...  Firstpost

Johannesburg: Nigeria, Uganda, Mali and Morocco qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday while Libya scored eight goals to keep alive their ...


Sun, 18 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi Truth and Reconciliation Commission(CVR) presented an interim report to Parliament. - RegionWeek
Burundi Truth and Reconciliation Commission(CVR) presented an interim report to Parliament.  RegionWeek

The Burundi Truth and Reconciliation Commission (CVR) presented, on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, to the two chambers of the Parliament gathered at the ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Football: Burundi beat Tanzania by two goals to nil. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Football: Burundi beat Tanzania by two goals to nil.  RegionWeek

The Burundi national team of Intamba Mu Rugamba under 23 years of age beat on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, in Bujumbura, the team of the United ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi maintains suspension of foreign NGOs. - RegionWeek
Burundi maintains suspension of foreign NGOs.  RegionWeek

The Government of Burundi has maintained this Tuesday, October 2, 2018 suspension for three months of all activities of international non-governmental ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Former England U-21 forward Berahino given clearance to play for Burundi - AS English
Former England U-21 forward Berahino given clearance to play for Burundi  AS English

The Stoke City striker is now set for call-up from the country of his birth after playing at six different youth levels for England.


Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Twenty-Six People Killed in Burundi Ahead of Referendum on Presidential Term - The Wall Street Journal
Twenty-Six People Killed in Burundi Ahead of Referendum on Presidential Term  The Wall Street Journal

Twenty-six people were killed and seven others were wounded in an attack by an unidentified terrorist group in rural Burundi, the country's security minister said ...


Sat, 12 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Activists: School Policy Reversal Not Enough to Protect Burundi's Girls - VOA News
Activists: School Policy Reversal Not Enough to Protect Burundi's Girls  VOA News

Burundi's rollback on banning pregnant girls and expectant teen fathers from attending school is a victory for child rights, but steps must be taken to curb sexual ...


Tue, 31 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Football: Preparations for the Under 23 national team. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Football: Preparations for the Under 23 national team.  RegionWeek

Preparations for Burundi Under 23 national team are underway. Thirty-one players in total started on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at the National Technical ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi chances in 2019 AFCON decrease after drawn match against Mali. - RegionWeek
Burundi chances in 2019 AFCON decrease after drawn match against Mali.  RegionWeek

Burundi drew 1-1 with Mali in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification Group C match on Tuesday. WHY IT MATTERS: This draw causes Burundi ...


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi National Assembly President received a UN delegate. - RegionWeek
Burundi National Assembly President received a UN delegate.  RegionWeek

The Speaker of the Burundi National Assembly, Pascal Nyabenda has received Tuesday, November 6, 2018, in Bujumbura, the president of the ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Saido Berahino: Stoke City striker scores on Burundi debut - BBC Sport
Saido Berahino: Stoke City striker scores on Burundi debut  BBC Sport

After ending a two-and-a-half year wait for a goal, Stoke City striker Saido Berahino scores on his international debut for Burundi.


Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Private Higher Education institutions invited to comply with noble standards. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Private Higher Education institutions invited to comply with noble standards.  RegionWeek

From 28 September to 3 October 2018, there was held the evaluation of higher education institutions which was guided by academic governance, administrative ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U.N. inquiry says Burundi still committing crimes against humanity - Reuters
U.N. inquiry says Burundi still committing crimes against humanity  Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - More crimes against humanity were committed in Burundi in 2017 and 2018, whipped up by rhetoric from top officials including President ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi National Development Plan for 2018-2027 to tackle the problem of poverty. - RegionWeek
Burundi National Development Plan for 2018-2027 to tackle the problem of poverty.  RegionWeek

Burundi National Development Plan (NDP) for 2018-2027 (PNB 2018-2027) is an “appropriate response” to the problem of poverty in Burundi, said Ms. Jeanine ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Parliament: Preparations for inter-parliamentary games of the EALA. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Parliament: Preparations for inter-parliamentary games of the EALA.  RegionWeek

The Organizing Committee of the 9th Games of the East African Legislative Assembly(EALA) met on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, in Bujumbura in order to ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi and Tanzania want to "speed up" regional cooperation on border management. - RegionWeek
Burundi and Tanzania want to "speed up" regional cooperation on border management.  RegionWeek

Burundi and Tanzania want to “speed up” their regional cooperation on Humanitarian Border Management, Mr. Romuald Bahomvya, Deputy Commissioner ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Closing ceremonies of the International Conference of Women Leaders. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Closing ceremonies of the International Conference of Women Leaders.  RegionWeek

Burundi's first lady Denise Nkurunziza has closed, Saturday, October 27, 2018, at the Lake Tanganyika Club Hotel in Bujumbura, the international conference of ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Entrepreneurship: Official launch of the Agro-Business Youth Incubator. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Entrepreneurship: Official launch of the Agro-Business Youth Incubator.  RegionWeek

The Burundian Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of the Environment, Agriculture, and Livestock, Mr. Dieudonné Manirambona, launched Tuesday, November ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi Head of State officially launched the industrial exploitation activities of the gold deposit and associated ores in Muyinga. - RegionWeek
Burundi Head of State officially launched the industrial exploitation activities of the gold deposit and associated ores in Muyinga.  RegionWeek

Burundi Head of State Pierre Nkurunziza proceeded on Monday, October 8, 2018, on the hill of Masaka, Butihinda commune in Muyinga province (north-east of ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Prostitution and household conflicts linked to causes of insecurity in some Provinces. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Prostitution and household conflicts linked to causes of insecurity in some Provinces.  RegionWeek

Prostitution and household conflicts are among the causes of insecurity in some communes of Bubanza province (northwestern Burundi), the administration said ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi Vs Mali: The Burundian coach calls upon the public to come and support the national team. - RegionWeek
Burundi Vs Mali: The Burundian coach calls upon the public to come and support the national team.  RegionWeek

As the Burundi national football team, Intamba Mu Rugamba( literally The Swallows in The Army), is expected to lock horns with the Malian national team, the ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi has touristic products but they need valorization, Tourism forum - RegionWeek
Burundi has touristic products but they need valorization, Tourism forum  RegionWeek

Burundi has touristic products but they need varolization” in the national forum organizsed by the ministry of commerce.


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Head of State, Pierre Nkurunziza, Inaugurated three Charitable Works. - RegionWeek
Burundi Head of State, Pierre Nkurunziza, Inaugurated three Charitable Works.  RegionWeek

Burundi's head of state, Pierre Nkurunziza, inaugurated on Monday, October 15, 2018, as part of the 57th anniversary of Burundi's independence, three ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi backs new constitution extending president term limit - Quartz
Burundi backs new constitution extending president term limit  Quartz

The amendments could prolong president Pierre Nkurunziza's stay in office until 2034.


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi's Vote Could Keep Nkurunziza President Until 2034 - Council on Foreign Relations
Burundi's Vote Could Keep Nkurunziza President Until 2034  Council on Foreign Relations

Michelle Gavin is a senior fellow for Africa studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. From 2011 to 2014, she served as the U.S. ambassador to ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Fraud, the main reason for the suspension of the activities of mining companies, according to President Pierre Nkurunziza. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Fraud, the main reason for the suspension of the activities of mining companies, according to President Pierre Nkurunziza.  RegionWeek

THE BIG PICTURE: Recently, The Burundi national Council took the decision to suspend all mining companies along with the foreign NGOs due to the rule ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Mining companies invited to cooperate with the Government to resume their suspended activities. - RegionWeek
Burundi Mining companies invited to cooperate with the Government to resume their suspended activities.  RegionWeek

The Burundi Second Vice President of the Republic, Mr. Joseph Butore, met Tuesday, October 9, 2018, with the representatives of companies of the mining ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: The operation of registering police candidates is running smoothly: Requirements and more. - RegionWeek
Burundi: The operation of registering police candidates is running smoothly: Requirements and more.  RegionWeek

Registration of police candidates of all categories began on October 3, is normally held in all provinces of Burundi, reports the spokesman of the ministry in ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Security situation has been generally good over the past three months. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Security situation has been generally good over the past three months.  RegionWeek

The security situation has been generally good over the last three months despite some cases of crime, said Monday, October 15, 2018, the Minister in charge of ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Foreign NGOs to be temporarily suspended to comply with the law. - RegionWeek
Burundi Foreign NGOs to be temporarily suspended to comply with the law.  RegionWeek

Foreign non-governmental organizations (Foreign NGOs) will have to suspend their activities for a period of three months to comply with the law and regulations ...


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-DR Congo: Security situation on the Burundian-Congolese border is relatively good. - RegionWeek
Burundi-DR Congo: Security situation on the Burundian-Congolese border is relatively good.  RegionWeek

Burundi National Defense Force spokesman (FDNB), Colonel Floribert Biyereke, told the Burundi Press Agency, on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, that the security ...


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi launches the week dedicated to the "fighter for democracy". - RegionWeek
Burundi launches the week dedicated to the "fighter for democracy".  RegionWeek

The President of the Republic of Burundi and President of the Council of the party in power CNDD-FDD (National Council for the Defense of Democracy-Forces ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi fifth round of dialogue set to be held on October 19-24, 2018. - RegionWeek
Burundi fifth round of dialogue set to be held on October 19-24, 2018.  RegionWeek

According to the speaker of the Facilitation Bureau of the inter-Burundian dialogue, Macocha Tembele, the Burundi fifth round of dialogue is set to be held on ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: The construction of a modern shopping Mall to be launched soon. - RegionWeek
Burundi: The construction of a modern shopping Mall to be launched soon.  RegionWeek

The Council of Ministers met Wednesday, September 19, 2018, under the presidency of the head of state Pierre Nkurunziza with six points On the agenda, ...


Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Parliament: Ratification of the EAC Protocol on Peace and Security. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Parliament: Ratification of the EAC Protocol on Peace and Security.  RegionWeek

The MPs gathered Thursday, November 15, 2018, at the hemicycle of Kigobe, have unanimously adopted the draft law ratifying the Republic of Burundi on East ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Politics: Two civil societies organizations do not see the need of the 5th round of inter-Burundian dialogue. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Politics: Two civil societies organizations do not see the need of the 5th round of inter-Burundian dialogue.  RegionWeek

The two Burundi civil societies PISC-Burundi and CAPES + organizations believe that the that the inter- Burundian dialogue outside of the country has been ...


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the assassination of President Melchior Ndadaye. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the assassination of President Melchior Ndadaye.  RegionWeek

Burundi celebrated on Monday, October 22, 2018, the 25th anniversary of the assassination of the democratically elected president, Melchior Ndadaye.


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Media: Texts governing the media sector made public. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Media: Texts governing the media sector made public.  RegionWeek

The National Council of Communication (CNC) has organized this Thursday, November 15, 2018, in the Bujumbura town(western Burundi), a workshop of the ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi: The Swearing-in of the new Minister of Communication and Media. - RegionWeek
Burundi: The Swearing-in of the new Minister of Communication and Media.  RegionWeek

The new Minister of Communication and Media was sworn in on Tuesday, September 8, 2018, at the Kigobe Chamber, in the presence of the President of the ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi forces kill perceived regime opponents, says group - Minneapolis Star Tribune
Burundi forces kill perceived regime opponents, says group  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Burundi's government forces and ruling party members have beaten and killed perceived opponents of an upcoming referendum that could allow the president ...


Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Environment: Bujumbura International Airport to be protected against floodings. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Environment: Bujumbura International Airport to be protected against floodings.  RegionWeek

Start of the cleaning of the Mutimbuzi River to protect the Bujumbura International Airport BUJUMBURA, The Civil Aviation Authority of Burundi, in collaboration ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vimpelcom sells telecom units in Burundi, Central African Republic - Reuters
Vimpelcom sells telecom units in Burundi, Central African Republic  Reuters

International telecoms firm Vimpelcom has sold two African businesses, in Central African Republic and Burundi, for $65 million to Econet Wireless Global, ...


Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: Key takeaways from the 57th commemoration of the assassination of the independence hero Prince Louis Rwagasore. - RegionWeek
Burundi: Key takeaways from the 57th commemoration of the assassination of the independence hero Prince Louis Rwagasore.  RegionWeek

The Burundians proceeded on Saturday, October 13, 2018, to the celebration of the 57th anniversary of the assassination of the country's independence hero ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi hosts the 1st edition of the EAC Sports Games Tournament - RegionWeek
Burundi hosts the 1st edition of the EAC Sports Games Tournament  RegionWeek

The 1st edition of the East African Community (EAC) Sports Games Tournament, started in Bujumbura on Thursday, August 16th, 2018 under the theme: ...


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: 1522 new companies have been registered in 2018 by Burundi Investment Promotion Authority - RegionWeek
Burundi: 1522 new companies have been registered in 2018 by Burundi Investment Promotion Authority  RegionWeek

The director of the Burundian Agency for Investment Promotion (API), Mr. Leonard Sentore hosted this Tuesday in Bujumbura, a press cafe during which he ...


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi introduces East Africa Community Passport - RegionWeek
Burundi introduces East Africa Community Passport  RegionWeek

The 1st vice-president of the Republic of Burundi, Mr. Gaston Sindimwo officially launched Monday, May 28, 2018, the production of the passport of the East ...


Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi-Diplomacy: The Head of State received the dipolmatic credentials of 10 new ambassadors. - RegionWeek
Burundi-Diplomacy: The Head of State received the dipolmatic credentials of 10 new ambassadors.  RegionWeek

The President of the Republic of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza, has received in Tuesday, November 6, at the palace of Ngozi (north), 10 new ambassadors who ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Boom of biodegradable materials expected in Burundi after plastic is banned - D+C Development and Cooperation
Boom of biodegradable materials expected in Burundi after plastic is banned  D+C Development and Cooperation

The government of Burundi has forbidden to produce, import or sell plastic bags and other plastic packaging. In doing so, it follows its neighbour country ...


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi: ICT Minister calls on youth to "rationally" use mobile phones - RegionWeek
Burundi: ICT Minister calls on youth to "rationally" use mobile phones  RegionWeek

Burundi's Minister of Youth, Posts and Information Technologies (ICT), Evelyne Butoyi, called Friday night young Burundians to use “rationally” their mobile ...


Sat, 04 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Saido Berahino: Stoke forward given clearance to play for Burundi - BBC Sport
Saido Berahino: Stoke forward given clearance to play for Burundi  BBC Sport

Former England under-21 international Saido Berahino is cleared by Fifa to play for Burundi, the country of his birth.


Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U.S. Criticizes Burundi’s Plans to Alter Presidential Term Limits - Bloomberg
U.S. Criticizes Burundi’s Plans to Alter Presidential Term Limits  Bloomberg

The U.S. State Department said a referendum to amend Burundi's constitution that includes changing presidential terms “through a non-transparent process” will ...


Wed, 02 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
EAC games: Tibita to lead attack as Lule names Uganda U-20 team for Burundi games - Futaa
EAC games: Tibita to lead attack as Lule names Uganda U-20 team for Burundi games  Futaa

Uganda Hippos (Under-20) head coach Matia Lule and his assistant James Odoch have named a 20-man squad that will represent the country in the upcoming ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi bans the use and marketing of non-biodegradable products - RegionWeek
Burundi bans the use and marketing of non-biodegradable products  RegionWeek

The Government of Burundi has just established a control framework for non-biodegradable products through Decree No. 100/099 of 08 August 2018 prohibiting ...


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
President Pierre Nkurunziza: Officials in jail after Burundi leader is 'roughed up' in game - BBC Sport
President Pierre Nkurunziza: Officials in jail after Burundi leader is 'roughed up' in game  BBC Sport

Two Burundi officials have been imprisoned after the African country's president was "roughed up" in a football match they organised.


Fri, 02 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Under-20 Battle with Burundi Today - Zambia Reports
Under-20 Battle with Burundi Today  Zambia Reports

The Zambia Under-20 national team take on Burundi this afternoon in a Niger 2019 first leg, final round qualifier at Nkoloma Stadium. Zambia who are the ...


Sat, 14 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U.S. says Burundi constitutional referendum 'marred' - Reuters
U.S. says Burundi constitutional referendum 'marred'  Reuters

The United States on Monday criticized last week's referendum in Burundi as being marred by a lack of transparency and voter intimidation and condemned the ...


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
CAF U-17 holders Zambia face red-hot Burundi - Boxscore
CAF U-17 holders Zambia face red-hot Burundi  Boxscore

CAF: July 12, 2018 - Holders Zambia prepare for their defying moment in the qualifiers when they host Burundi in the final round first leg on Saturday, 14 July ...


Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
There is a new structure, within the Burundi National Defense Force - RegionWeek
There is a new structure, within the Burundi National Defense Force  RegionWeek

The new structure of the FDNB also includes Headquarters (HQ) of infantry divisions that are located in specific districts. Defense.


Tue, 13 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Zambia : FAZ files petition over Burundi madalas - Lusaka Times
Zambia : FAZ files petition over Burundi madalas  Lusaka Times

Lusaka - Zambia: FAZ have officially written a petition to CAF over the alleged eligibility of some members of the Burundi U20 side in the just-concluded 2019 ...


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U20 ENGAGE BURUNDI 'MADALAS' IN AFCON QUALIFIER - Zambia Reports
U20 ENGAGE BURUNDI 'MADALAS' IN AFCON QUALIFIER  Zambia Reports

The Zambia Under-20 national team face Burundi in a crucial Niger 2019 final round, second leg qualifier Ukukundo Stadium in Ngozi. Defending champions ...


Sun, 22 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Some of the takeaways of the African Union meeting on Burundi. - RegionWeek
Some of the takeaways of the African Union meeting on Burundi.  RegionWeek

The 794th meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council on the situation in Burundi held on 19 September 2018, adopted the following decision on ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi : A workshop on bean research initiatives in East and Central Africa - RegionWeek
Burundi : A workshop on bean research initiatives in East and Central Africa  RegionWeek

A three-day workshop of the steering committee of researchaction-development initiatives around bean crop in East and Central Africa has been held since ...


Sat, 10 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi Army intimidated U-20 players before their exit match, says FAZ - themastonline.com
Burundi Army intimidated U-20 players before their exit match, says FAZ  themastonline.com

FOOTBALL Association of Zambia (FAZ) says the Under 20 players were intimidated by the Burundi Army officers and subjected to metal detection before ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi sets 2018-2022 as deadline to solve youth unemployment problem - RegionWeek
Burundi sets 2018-2022 as deadline to solve youth unemployment problem  RegionWeek

Burundi wants to solve the youth problem of access to employment by 2022, according to Marie-Rosette Nizigiyimana, the permanent secretary at the Ministry of ...


Mon, 16 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Viettel Burundi, a key revenue generator for Viettel Global Telecom. - RegionWeek
Viettel Burundi, a key revenue generator for Viettel Global Telecom.  RegionWeek

A Vietnamese Viettel Global Investment, a subsidiary of military-run telecom giant Viettel Group, reported sales of US$192 million and profit of $58 million in the ...


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2019 AFCON qualifier: Burundi throw away lead to share spoils with Mali in Bujumbura - Ghanasoccernet.com
2019 AFCON qualifier: Burundi throw away lead to share spoils with Mali in Bujumbura  Ghanasoccernet.com

Burundi drew 1-1 with Mali in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification Group C match on Tuesday.The encounter was played at the Prince Louis ...


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Road linking port of Mombasa and Burundi now ready. - RegionWeek
Road linking port of Mombasa and Burundi now ready.  RegionWeek

The construction of a road linking the port of Mombasa and Burundi is now complete, with the road expected to cut the distance to the landlocked country by 358 ...


Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi's head of state, Pierre Nkurunziza, officiated the opening of the academic year 2018-2019 at ISCAM. - RegionWeek
Burundi's head of state, Pierre Nkurunziza, officiated the opening of the academic year 2018-2019 at ISCAM.  RegionWeek

Burundi's head of state, Pierre Nkurunziza, has officiated, on November 9, 2018, the ceremonies of the opening of the academic year 2018-2019 of the Higher ...


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Burundi Vote Could Undo Delicate Hutu-Tutsi Balance - charlestonchronicle.net
Burundi Vote Could Undo Delicate Hutu-Tutsi Balance  charlestonchronicle.net

As U.S. President Trump unravels carefully crafted legislation at home, the newly-passed referendum in Burundi may unravel a balance of power between Hutus ...


Fri, 25 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cecafa U-17: Kenya cruise past Burundi in opener - Goal.com
Cecafa U-17: Kenya cruise past Burundi in opener  Goal.com

Kenya will next face Ethiopia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, before rounding up action against Somalia on Friday.


Sat, 14 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ethiopia to face Burundi in Football Friendly - EthioSports
Ethiopia to face Burundi in Football Friendly  EthioSports

Addis Ababa – The Ethiopian national football team “Walias” will face “Les Hirondelles” of Burundi in a football friendly match in Hawassa on September 2, 2018 ...


Sat, 25 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Serengeti boys to play Burundi in CAF opener - The Citizen
Serengeti boys to play Burundi in CAF opener  The Citizen

Mainland Tanzania U-16 soccer team, Serengeti Boys, will start their campaign to win the inaugural African Youth Championships for the East and Central ...


Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
These are 10 projects funded by World Bank's $ 416.96 million in Burundi till 2023 - RegionWeek
These are 10 projects funded by World Bank's $ 416.96 million in Burundi till 2023  RegionWeek

The World Bank finances projects in Burundi that support agriculture, community development, education, electricity, healthcare, HIV/AIDS treatment, transport, ...


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Saido Berahino is determined to help Burundi qualify for tournaments. - RegionWeek
Saido Berahino is determined to help Burundi qualify for tournaments.  RegionWeek

Stoke City striker Saido Berahino from Burundi has highlighted his determination to help his country Burundi qualify for major tournaments in the coming years.


Sun, 23 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tanzania U17 captain Abraham Morris is kicked in the face and stomped on by a Burundi player in the Africa Cup of Nations - PerthNow
Tanzania U17 captain Abraham Morris is kicked in the face and stomped on by a Burundi player in the Africa Cup of Nations  PerthNow

ASSAULT?! Tanzania U17 captain Abraham Morris was on the wrong end of a spectacular kung-fu kick and stomp in the dying embers of his side's win over ...


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
5 New Ideas of businesses young entrepreneurs can start in Burundi. - RegionWeek
5 New Ideas of businesses young entrepreneurs can start in Burundi.  RegionWeek

In the world today full of fears and losses in business young entrepreneurs are hindered by the news they see on TV, the things they hear on radio and are ...


Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Burundi Postpones Cecafa U-17 Tourney to April 14 - KT Press
Burundi Postpones Cecafa U-17 Tourney to April 14  KT Press

Hosts Burundi have postponed the upcoming CECAFA U-17 Championship which was scheduled to be held in Bujumbura from April 1-15, 2018. The Burundi ...


Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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