Tsena - An online one stop shop, and information sharing platform on anything and everything about Botswana, consisting of news content not paid for and produced by journalists paid for by a variety of newspapers was launched in a low key ceremony by Mascom Tuesday night at Phakalane Golf Club.
The African Innovation Foundation (AIP) in partnership with the Botswana Innovation Hub (BIH) and Ministry of Infrastructure Science and Technology held the Innovation Prize for Africa awards at Gaborone International Conference Centre (GICC) Thursday night.
Event management company Casto Iron hosted an ICT business to business Fair at Molapo Piazzo Wednesday with over 40 exhibitors based on theme 'Converged ICT for better Economy.
The World Bank's World Development Report 2016 Digital Dividends whilst documenting many examples where the internet, mobile phones and related technologies have promoted inclusion, efficiency and innovation ominously acknowledges that an estimated 60% of the world's population remains excluded from the ever expanding digital economy.
Botswana which is celebrating its 50 year of independence this year has won the right to host the 5th Innovation Prize for Africa event here in Gaborone, with the theme "Made in Africa."