About CIIDIA Africa

Creating effective digital solutions for sustainability in Africa.

Through our deep technical knowledge and strategic relationships with the world’s leading cloud providers, proven delivery methodologies, platform-agnostic approach and network of highly specialized experts, we provide the capabilities and practical guidance customers need to successfully embrace IT change and move their businesses forward. 

Our team of experts help you generate innovative ideas and equip you with the practices, technologies and expertise to rapidly turn those ideas into business value. We also train Individuals and business owners on Digital Skills to enable them compete effectively in the ever expanding digital space. We offer master classes that are focused on specific areas.

The digital economy requires a wide range of digital skills. These are skills that lead to specific outputs or complementary skills that are needed to perform jobs in the digital economy.

Advanced digital skills: Skills necessary to create, manage, test and analyse ICTs. They relate to technology development, including coding, software and app development, network management, machine learning, big data analysis, IoT, cybersecurity and blockchain technology.

Mid-level digital skills:  These include digital graphic design and marketing, desktop publishing and social media management, both for job and entrepreneurship opportunities.

Basic digital skills: These are generic ICT skills required for nearly all jobs. They relate to the effective use of technology, which is necessary in most professions. They include web research, use of professional online platforms and digital financial services

Soft skills:  Complementary to technical skills, these are skills necessary for all professionals to ensure collaborative and effective work in the digital economy. They include leadership, communication, teamwork and client focus, among others.

Digital entrepreneurship:  Digital skills required by entrepreneurs, including online market research, strategic planning and business analysis, using financing and crowdfunding platforms, online marketing, online networking and establishing mentoring relationships.

How we help your business


Website Design

Our developers and creative team will help you brand engage in ways that it never has before – by creating an online presence for your business and increase chances of being found in search. All websites are built using the most popular Content Management System (CMS) and WordPress. WordPress provides a platform for administering staff to easily update content.


Website Management

Maintenance means that we take care of your already existing application or one we have made for you. We operate and manage your server software, fix your software bugs and estimate new system functions.


eCommerce Websites

E-commerce refers to commercial transactions conducted electronically. E-commerce includes both physical and digital goods and services, often divided into business for the consumer (B2C) and business to business (B2B).


Big Data Solutions

Big data is about more than big volumes of data. We can help your organization pinpoint the solution that best capitalizes on your big data streams to gain insights that help you make better decisions, boost sales, and increase customer satisfaction.


Microsoft 365 consulting

Microsoft’s innovative cloud-first, mobile first approach means that businesses small and large can benefit from technologies to empower your team to work from anywhere, on any device, at any time; all with the power of Microsoft’s cloud.


Digital Training

You will gain a common understanding of what digital means and explore the link between digital skills and digital literacy. You will also assess your digital skills and look at some actions to develop them further, using the Digital Practitioner Framework to discover the best approach to all things digital.