UbuntuNet Alliance, the Regional Research and Education Network for Eastern and Southern Africa, today announces the appointment of Professor John Ssebuwufu as the new Chairperson of the Alliance with effect from 1st November 2013. Professor Ssebuwufu succeeds Professor Zimani Kadzamira who stepped down on 12th February 2013 after his second three year term ended as required by the Articles of Association of the Alliance.
African Digital Woman of the Year Award: Call for nominations
We would like to inform you that the first African Digital Woman Award will be organized during the ICT Days, 14 – 16 November 2013. This event is under the patronage of Dr. Hamadoun Touré, General Secretary of ITU (International Telecommunication Union).
When Andrew Waititu appeared as a guest Deejay on CapitalFM's morning show a few weeks ago, most people who know him as the East Africa Managing Director of SAP were surprised that the tech executive could put together a few songs together, let alone keep listeners bopping their heads.
His foray into Deejaying years ago was more of an extension of his love for good music rather than as a means to earn an extra coin but all the same characteristic of a mantra he has lived by - 'driven by passion'.
Mahindra Comviva, the global leader in providing mobile VAS and financial solutions, has announced the appointment of Patrick Allainguillaume as the new Global Market Unit Head and part of the management team. The appointment is announced at a strategic time when Mahindra Comviva is aggressively focusing on extending its footprint in Europe and Americas.