Monday, April 6, 2020

Southern Province In Internet Network Shut Down

By Chileshe Mwango Selected parts of Southern Province have been hit with internet network shut down. This came to light in parliament when Mazabuka Member of Parliament Garry Nkombo rose on a point of order wanting...

Europe Just Voted in Favor of Making iPhone and Android Use the Same Charger

Every time you buy a new device—whether its a smartphone, e-reader, or smartwatch—you get a new charging cable for it. Even now, thousands of old charging devices sit in the junk drawer of homes...

Huawei to plant 24 Hour cameras across Lusaka

Chinese tech giant Huawei has been granted a go ahead to mount security cameras across Lusaka in a project to turn Lusaka into a Smart City. Last week, the Lusaka City Council during a Special...

Black Facebook employees complain of racist and discriminatory culture in open letter

An anonymous letter from a group of black Facebook employees is providing insight to the discriminatory culture plaguing the company. The letter - published on November 7 on Medium by a group calling themselves FB...

Africa’s First Smartphone Factory Opens in Rwanda

Africa's first smartphone factory was opened in Rwanda by the country's president, Paul Kagame on Monday. Mara Phones, a subsidiary of the pan-African conglomerate Mara Group, opened its factory in Kigali, Rwanda as part...

28 Year Old Kenyan Invents First Ever Flying Taxi

Morris Mbetsa is a 28-year-old inventor from Kenya who has shocked the world with Africa's first flying taxi. In a live TV demonstration with his team of engineers, Morris personally flew in a six-rotor drone that's big enough to...

The Nigerian Entrepreneur Who Sold his Company to Apple for $1 Billion

Chinedu Echeruo sold his company to Apple for $1 billion, but he has not stopped there. Of late, news headlines have been replete with stories of Nigerians committing various crimes, particularly fraud. But in a...

Harvard University student sues President Museveni for blocking him on Twitter

A Harvard University student has sued Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni for blocking him on Twitter. Mr Hillary Innocent Seguya Taylor, a Ugandan, also sued government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo and the police Chief Political Commissar Asan...

Government Dismisses allegations that it used Huawei Technicians to spy on political opponents

  .... As government pledges to continue safeguarding the right to privacy for Zambians Lusaka.... Friday August 16, 2019 The Government has dismissed and condemned in the strongest terms the allegations that it used Huawei Technicians to...

Meet The Kenyan Engineer Who Created Gloves That Turn Sign Language Into Audible Speech

  Twenty-five-year-old Kenyan engineer and innovator, Roy Allela, has created a set of gloves that will ultimately allow better communication between those who are deaf and those who are hearing yet may not necessarily know...