Business Continuity

Uganda takes swipe at social media

Despite appeals, pressure from the public, officials have ordered shut down of various applications and platforms ahead of election.

Cyber attacks spike in healthcare amid COVID-19 second wave

Check Point finds a further 45% increase in attacks targeting healthcare organisations globally, since the start of November last year.

Zimbabwe under new lockdown as COVID-19 infections spike

Telecommunication and FinTech firms continue to operate as essential services.

Capital investment in African tech start-ups drops by 71.7%

COVID-19 disrupts venture capital flow into region’s fledgling businesses in 2020.

Retail banks under pressure to bolster value proposition

Retail banks put 15 - 25% of their revenue at risk if they fail to enhance their daily banking proposition says Dr Tijsbert Creemers-Chaturvedi, Managing Director and Partner at BCG, Johannesburg.

Defining the digital future

We cannot accept the status quo when we’ve seen what technology and data can do when needed most says Mohammed Amin, Sr. Vice-President - Middle East, Russia, Africa and Turkey (MERAT), Dell Technologies.
30 Dec

Board shake-up at MTN

The mobile operator names Nosipho Molope and Noluthando Gosa as non-executive directors of the group, effective 1 April 2021.
21 Dec

Netflix’s strategic move – enter Strive Masiyiwa

Zimbabwean telecommunication entrepreneur first African to be appointed to the Netflix board.

NTT appoints Abhijit Dubey as Global CEO

Former McKinsey & Company executive replaces Jason Goodall from 1 April 2021.

Oliver Fortuin to lead Seacom in 2021

MTN executive to replace Byron Clatterbuck who announced resignation effective 31 March next year.