Worried about labour pains? Get the Talkative Mom app!

48 hours in labour without adequate information was enough to prompt Eno Quagraine to start a blog and then launch an app. Dubbed “Talkative Mom”, her app enables women to access crucial – and potentially life-saving – information about childbearing, medical specialists and medical facilities – with a dose of home-brewed comedy thrown in.

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Young African scientist making waves worldwide

MANUEL Ntumba believes Africa can achieve its global sustainable development goals quicker through digital transformation. That requires more satellites, preferably satellites that belong to Africa and are managed by African space agencies. The 21-year-old space scientist is going all-out to find solutions that will make this all happen, quickly.

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In the search for reliable data, space science takes off in Africa

AFRICA is to send more satellites than it has over the last 20 years to the earth’s orbit in the hunt for critical data points that could boost the continent’s access to drinking water, tame deforestation, manage rapid urbanisation and help find lasting solutions to food security.

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High-tech internet solution across the Congo River links Kinshasa, Brazzaville

ALPHABET’S Project Taara is now beaming high-speed internet across the Congo River to millions of people in Brazzaville and Kinshasa, in what is expected to further bridge the digital divide in central Africa and accelerate online businesses

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