What needs to be done to resolve the digital divide in South Africa and Africa as a whole?

Daniel Chokoe 1

Background Whenever politicians make speeches about innovation and future technology prospects, they will not omit the words “4th industrial revolution” and “digital divide”, which would make us assume that the government understands the technological problems we are facing as a country and are possibly implementing solutions to those problems. The […]

The Man Who Designed The SA Flag Dies

Daniel Chokoe

Fresh off South Africa’s 6th democratic elections, we learned that the man who designed the flag that symbolises the rainbow nation as South Africa is affectionately known has passed on. Arts and Culture Minister, Nathi Mthethwa has sent his condolences to the family. Fred Brownell passed away at the age […]

Africa in the Digital Era – hype or reality?

Daniel Chokoe

What is holding Africa back in digital transformation on the continent, asked former Nigerian Minister for Communications Technology, Dr Omobola Johnson? She delivered the UN Economic Commission for Africa’s (ECA) annual Adebayo Adedeji lecture at the recent Conference of Ministers in Marrakech, Morocco.   Held in memory of the Nigerian […]