Owned by Ethiopian-American entrepreneurs, Apposit LLC, a local technology company known to build innovative software’s, has been bought by Paga (Pagatech limited) – a Nigerian based company known to provide an electronic payment system to Nigeria.
With hundreds of innovators in attendance, the weeklong African Innovation Week (AIW) 2019 will conclude this afternoon inside the headquarters of the African Union (AU). Organized by the Ministry for Innovation and Technology (MiNT), the African Union Commission and the Oslo International Hub – the event highlighted Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship, AgriTech, Smart Cities, ShelterTech and Circular Energy, HealthTech and Travel and Investment.
The founders of iCog Labs, an Ethiopian IT company that focuses on Artificial Intelligence (AI) is set to advance in areas of AI revolution and genetic data analysis which they believe is bigger than the humanoid robot, Sophia.
The Ministry of Education (MoE), in collaboration with the Information Network Service Agency (INSA), is monitoring civil servants who are employed or seeking employment in public organizations with fake educational backgrounds.
The Office of the Attorney General has signed a contract worth USD 15 million in a bid to digitalize the country’s justice infrastructure — the National Integrated Justice Information System, The Reporter has learnt.
The Ethiopian Shipping and Logistic Services Enterprise (ESLSE) awarded Oracle International Corporation a contract to implement its Enterprise Resource and Planning (ERP), with a total cost of USD 11 million.