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Technology revolutionises banking

Banks are developing new solutions, features and lifestyle benefits to better understand users' lives, expectations and requirements in the current environment.
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Streaming services offer a lifeline to Zimbabwe’s struggling musicians

Services like Buddie Beatz and Gateway Music App offer revenue opportunity.
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Tuesday

Nigeria’s Sendbox raises US$1.8m to expand market opportunity

E-commerce platform looks to target small-scale merchants and open up new markets.
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Aug 31, 2021

Uganda to introduce tough new social media law

New Bill to be drafted and tabled in parliament before the end of this year.
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Aug 24, 2021

Ethiopia plots own social network to replace global offerings

But any locally developed offering needs to scale to be successful, according to market analyst.
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Aug 13, 2021

Zambia follows through on internet blackout threat

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram inaccessible since 12 August.
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Acronis Cyberthreats Report: Mid-year 2021

The report reveals trends in cyber attacks on endpoints detected between January and June 2021.
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Jun 29, 2021

Civil rights groups lobby Buhari to rescind Twitter suspension

Paradigm Initiative, representing a group of organisations and individuals, pens open letter to government.
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Nigeria takes on Twitter as war-talk gets Buhari suspended

Country’s Information and Culture Minister Lai Mohammed accuses social network of double standards.
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Outcry, defiance as Nigeria blocks Twitter

Digital rights advocacy group Paradigm Initiative weighs in on the situation as foreign embassies also express concern.
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Zambia moves to allay fears of internet shutdown

Civil society organisations, opposition political parties and foreign diplomats have expressed concern.
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May 12, 2021

Lobby groups fume over proposed new social media laws in Mauritius

Digital rights campaigners react to tabling of new amendments to the country’s ICT Act.