Here and There

Why the MTN-Bharti Airtel deal collapsed
Rebecca covers the collapse of what would have been a $23 billion mobile network merger in South Africa. Apparently the main stopping block was obstinacy. Go figure.
Africa’s Golden Opportunity
Jen writes about how Africa is at a crucial tipping point in terms of investment in technology and how many countries are in a state where investment in ICT will be an investment in the country’s society and economic growth. Definite food for thought.
Zimbabwe in Pictures
This very cool site project was supposed to launch yesterday. Apparently drupal gave some pain, which I know well. Stay tuned and see where they go. Should be something to watch and keep updated on with their @ZimbabweInPix twitter account. Twiga will also soon have an interview with one of the founders working to make it happen.