ICT and Governance

Metaverse among disruptive tech to shape 2022

GlobalData’s “Tech, Media & Telecom Predictions: 2022” report identifies the top 30 themes impacting the tech, media and telecoms (TMT) industry.
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Emboldened Morocco launches MoroccoTech to further its digital hub ambition

North African country looks to position itself as the best digital hub and techshoring destination on the continent.
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Gambia’s government issues fifth mobile operator licence

Giraffe Telecom to compete with Africell, Qcell, Gamcel and Comium Mobile for market share.
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‘A gross violation of the people’s rights’ – Paradigm Initiative hits out at Nigerian authorities

Online rights groups vows to monitor ongoing cases against the government and telecommunication stakeholders.
1:30
Thursday

Twitter users to tweet again in Nigeria

Reuters reports on agreement reached between authorities and social network, including the opening of a local Twitter office in the West African country.
1:40
Thursday

Business, tech lobbies Malawi’s govt to relax tax

Officials received requests to review taxation policies on ICT services.
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Kenya readies to host Africa Tech Summit 2022

The African tech ecosystem will have the opportunity to connect again in person at the 4th edition of Africa Tech Summit taking place in Nairobi, Kenya on February 23-24, 2022.
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The app trends to watch in 2022

Being able to head on over to HUAWEI AppGallery to search for and download the latest app makes for very productive, and often fun, experiences.
3:10
Wednesday

NaaS’ main advantage – freeing up IT resources

Cisco highlights findings from its Global Networking Trends Report.
1:20
Wednesday

Botswana preps new legislation to regulate virtual assets

Financial Action Task Force and anti-money laundering group push for amendments to the Financial Intelligence Act.
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Wednesday

Africa has largely embraced the hybrid work reality

According to IDC research in December 2020, over 90% of CIOs would continue with- or increase their spending on collaborative applications.
2:30
Wednesday

Adapt IT International awarded prestigious MQA certification

This is a significant achievement and will position Adapt IT International as one of the elite group of MQA-certified training institutions in the country.
1:20
Tuesday

Botswana signals fresh digital intent with radio comms regulation

Industry regulator is driving licence regulation via a new online platform.