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Tigo, JI and GES equip teachers on child online protection initiative

Tigo, JI and GES equip teachers on child online protection initiative

Tigo, in partnership with J Initiative (JI), a youth focused non-governmental organisation in Ghana, have committed to protecting children online through policy advocacy, awareness creation, public education and community engagement initiatives. Read More

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Danbatta seeks Reps’ cooperation on telecom regulationsDanbatta seeks Reps’ cooperation on telecom regulations The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has called ...
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SEACOM adds peering points in Europe and Africa SEACOM adds peering points in Europe and Africa SEACOM has added the Deutscher Commercial Internet Exchange (DE-CIX) in Marseille and France Internet Exchange (FranceIX ...
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Anton JacobszAdapting and adopting the new digital workplace The explosion of smartphones, tablets and Internet of Things (IoT) devices is transforming the way we ...
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Monday 20 Jun

Cisco: MEA to have world’s highest IP traffic growth

The MEA region will see a 6-fold growth in IP traffic - the highest growth rate in the world (CAGR of 41%) from 2015–2020, says Cisco.»
Friday 17 Jun

Ericsson launches 5G Plug-Ins to equip today’s networks for 5G

New Ericsson 5G Plug-Ins address diverse 5G use cases from mobile HD video, driverless buses and haptic feedback-enabled drones to fiber-equivalent residential wireless access.»
Friday 17 Jun

US judge rules DCA claims deficient

A US court has this week granted the ZA Central Registry's (ZACR's) motion to dismiss all claims against it by DotConnectAfrica Trust (DCA). »
Thursday 16 Jun

Private sector should push connectivity

BOTSWANA
Botswana’s Minister of Transport and Communication, Tshenolo Mabeo, has urged Africa to look at broadband seriously.»
Wednesday 15 Jun

Nigeria goes live with Bsystems Collateral Registry System

GHANA
Nigeria has become the fourth country to roll onto the Collateral Registry System developed by Ghanaian technology solution firm Bsystems.»
Monday 13 Jun

Kenya embraces online motor vehicle registration to fight corruption

KENYA
In a bid to weed out corruption and increase efficiency in the road transport sector, the Kenyan government is set to unveil online vehicle registration.»
Friday 10 Jun

IHS: over 8 Billion connected devices globally

A new IHS report says there are 8 billion connected devices globally, equating to four devices per household.»
Friday 10 Jun

Content at the speed of your imagination

Mellanox Technologies says evolution in the media and entertainment industry requires a higher resolution and drives the need for networking technologies that can stream more bits per second in real-time.»
Wednesday 8 Jun

Brown seeks stronger, better internet for Africa

BOTSWANA
The Internet is everything, the Chief Executive Officer for the international internet body Internet Society (ISOC), Kathy Brown, has told the Africa Internet Summit now underway in Gaborone. »
Monday 6 Jun

Addax migrates data to Rack Centre for co-location, redundancy

NIGERIA
Addax Petroleum has successfully completed the migration of its business data to Rack Centre’s world class data centre.»
Wednesday 1 Jun

Internet Society urges African policymakers to act on internet opportunity

BOTSWANA
The Internet Society will call for the adoption of policies and frameworks that expand access and create greater demand for the Internet during the 4th annual Africa Internet Summit (AIS) now underway in Gaborone, Botswana.  »
Wednesday 1 Jun

Standard Chartered launches Africa’s most extensive roll out of mobile and online banking

Standard Chartered Bank is bringing its newest mobile and online banking platform to 1 million clients across 8 African markets.»
Tuesday 31 May

iWayAfrica launches fibre services in Zambia

ZAMBIA
iWayAfrica Zambia has announced the launch of its fibre to the premises offer to business and consumers. »
Thursday 26 May

IHS Towers wins Africa Telecom Infrastructure Company of the Year award

NIGERIA
IHS Towers has won the 2016 Africa Telecom Infrastructure Company of the Year Award at Africa’s Information Technology & Telecom Awards (AITTA). »
Wednesday 25 May

How to Bypass Electronic Communication Censorship

GHANA
Censorship poses a large and growing challenge to online freedom of expression around the world, says Kwami Ahiabenu, Executive Director of Penplusbytes.  »
Tuesday 24 May

FNB, PayPal bring global eCommerce to Botswana

BOTSWANA
First National Bank (FNB) has announced it will be extending the partnership between FNB and PayPal to offer the PayPal Withdraw Service, previously available only in South Africa, in Botswana.»

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Tigo, JI and GES equip teachers on child online protection initiative

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