Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala headlines upcoming MIT Africa 2.0 Conference

Nigeria’s Former Finance Minister and Current Managing Director of the World Bank, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala is set to serve as the Keynote Speaker at the upcoming Africa 2.0 conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. (MIT) The conference aims to bring together a mix of speakers and panel sessions covering areas of innovation in […]

Nobel Prize Winner, Amartya Sen, Jeffrey Sachs others to speak at the upcoming Harvard African Development Conference

The 2011 Harvard African Development Conference will take place on March 26th at Harvard University as part of Harvard’s university-wide Africa Week. The conference will be an interdisciplinary gathering of policy-makers, scholars, and professionals to exchange ideas on Africa’s development with the aim of inspiring innovative approaches to development challenges through the interaction of participants […]

Spotlight on, the winning app at this year’s AppCircus@MobileWebWestAfrica

At the just concluded Mobile Web West Africa event in Lagos, Nigeria (read here on CP-Africa for the full event synopsis), Nigerian Traffic Monitor, was selected as the winning app at this year’s AppCircus@MobilewebWestAfrica. Here is a screen shot of the current web interface of How it works: According to the app developers, […]

Announcing Barcamp Nigeria 2011

(CP-Africa) – Barcamp Nigeria 2011 is scheduled to hold this year in four different Nigerian cities namely Abuja, Kaduna, Lagos and Port Harcourt. The organization brings together people, institutions and enterprises interested in the power of technology – as a topic, an opportunity, or a place of action – together in one location to exchange […]