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Accenture ploughs millions in digital age skills

Pierre Nanterme, Accenture Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ACCENTURE, the global professional services company, is committing more than US$200 million (R2,485 billion) over the next three years to equip disadvantaged people with job skills for the digital age. The commitment will help support Skills to Succeed, Tech4Good, Accenture Development Partnerships and related initiatives. In South Africa, […]

Blockchain technology tipped to revolutionise SA sport

SA sport

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ALREADY revolutionising the financial sector, blockchain technology is set to unlock the real value of South African sport, in the process breaking a world record. This is according to a group of innovative South Africans who are making the most of this technology to build the largest decentralised […]

PPC labs empower rural learners in ICTs

ICT

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – MANY of South Africa’s rural students are lagging behind their counterparts in the urban areas in terms of access to modern technologies and innovations that are transforming the education sector. This subsequently puts them at a disadvantage in terms of performance in the science and technology subjects. It […]

The (r)evolution of the smartphone:  from feature phone to intelligent device

AKHRAM MOHAMED Marketing Director: Huawei Consumer Business Group South Africa

by Akhram Mohamed  MOBILE devices have come a long way since the days of the brick cellphone, so-called because of its massive battery, which the phone needed so that it would have enough power to reach the nearest cell tower. Back then, in the 1980s, it didn’t really seem possible that over four billion people would […]

Algeria deportations raise fear of xenophobia

algeria migrants

from HAKIM KATEB in Algiers, Algeria ALGIERS, (CAJ News) – THE international community is wary of a possible outbreak of xenophobia against sub-Saharan Africans after a mass expulsion of these nationals from Algeria. Thousands, according to the United Nations (UN), have been expelled following raids carried out on construction sites in the capital Algiers and […]

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