Brand and media intelligence company buys SA digital monitoring and analytics market leader. Tuesday 12 May 2015 - Sandton, South Africa. Brand and media analysis company, Ornico, today announced that it had entered into an agreement with social media monitoring…
Open Africa asks Peter Allerstorfer,founder and MD, Silvertree Investment Holdings, about the investment potential of the technology sector in Africa in general, and ecommerce in specific.
For Africa, any meaningful story must include a conversation about inclusive growth — which, by definition, is about including the majority that is currently excluded. Inclusive growth is all about development that is realised by creating opportunities for low-income segments to generate income and become self-sustainable.
Google Africa has ramped up its skills programme and aims to train 1,000,000 Africans in digital skills over the next year. Luke Mckend, Google SA Country Director, talks about why it is important for Africans to be not just digitally literate, but digitally proficient.
Ornico’s involvement in various initiatives in Alexandra, most notably the ongoing collaboration with Gordon Primary School, makes the business familiar with some of the challenges that the community grapples with.