Early-stage investors play critical role in moving Afrika forward

The 4th annual African Angel Investor Summit – #AAIS2017 – is set to be the next meeting point for Africa’s early-stage investor community. The place to be on November 15-16 will be Workshop 17, right in the middle of Cape Town’s vibrant startup scene. Key debates will be held around…

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AfricaCom 2017 Day One Overview

The 20th staging of AfricaCom opened doors this morning in Cape Town, South Africa and began to welcome over 13 000 delegates. The biggest Africa focused technology, media and telecoms (TMT) event in the world, celebrated two decades of bringing the brightest minds in the global TMT sector with the…

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AMOS-17 satellitte to be sent into orbit by SpaceX's Falcon-9 launch vehicle

Spacecom, operator of the AMOS satellite fleet, announced today that its AMOS-17 communication satellite has successfully completed its Critical Design Review (CDR) and entered full production. Specifically designed for the Afrikan continent and scheduled for launch in early 2019, LAMOS-17 will operate from 17°E to expand and strengthen Spacecom's…

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