Technology

Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Designs Fair-Trade Lingerie to Fight Poverty – PR Newswire

“After spending two years in Cameroon, I couldn’t stop thinking about every purchase … end of August—Smith says she will ramp up production to sell intimate apparel online before the Christmas holiday season. As a Good Returns company, Cherie Amie … Continue reading

Etisalat Partners AAF to Support Amateur Photography – Worldnews.com

The country is located in West Africa and shares land borders with the Republic of Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east … Nigeria has one of the fastest growing telecommunications markets in the world, major emerging … Continue reading

Kenya: Start-Up to Multi-Millions in Two Years – AllAfrica.com

and especially in Kenya where three quarters of the population owns a mobile phone. MDSA lends out airtime in amounts ranging between Sh20 and Sh500, to about 700,000 users daily in Kenya, Uganda, Zambia, South Africa, Nigeria and Cameroon. With … Continue reading

Fours ways social media could transform African conflicts – CNN

This Twitter and mobile based violence reporting platform … scale conflicts organized via social media, including in Cameroon and Angola. Indeed, the massive uptick in cell phone users across the continent has led many to predict that the …

CBM on song for title defence – Fiji Live

Brazil striker Cristiane became the most successful goalscorer in Olympic women’s football history on Wednesday as the South Americans opened their 2012 campaign with a 5-0 thumping of Cameroon … updates/results on your phone. Txt VSOC to 333 now.

Four ways social media could transform conflict in Africa – CNN

This Twitter and mobile based violence reporting platform … scale conflicts organized via social media, including in Cameroon and Angola. Indeed, the massive uptick in cell phone users across the continent has led many to predict that the …

Kip Solutions’s Sonia Chokshi uses social media for much more than gossip – Boston Globe

and other online tools can be used to produce social change around the globe. The company’s first client? Tambe Agbor, a son of farmers in the African nation of Cameroon. When growers would show up with their harvest at one … Continue reading

West and Central Africa Telecommunications Report Q3 2012 – new market research report – Transworld News

BMI’s Q3 2012 report on the telecommunications markets of West and Central Africa contains the latest five-year forecasts for the fixed-line telephony, mobile subscriber and internet sectors of seven countries: Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, the Democratic …

Nigeria struggles to assess loss of life after tanker fire – Worldnews.com

The country is located in West Africa and shares land borders with the Republic of Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east … Nigeria has one of the fastest growing telecommunications markets in the world, major emerging … Continue reading

Coach wants Eto’o removed as Cameroon captain – Businessday Online

Cameroon coach Denis Lavagne wants Samuel Eto’o removed as captain when he returns from suspension later this year. Eto’o was given an eight-month ban for leading a strike last November when Cameroon refused to play a friendly in Algeria because … Continue reading