Lezeth Khoza

Nigeria fines Meta $220m for violating data laws

The fine comes after a 38-month investigation and meetings between Meta lawyers and Nigerian investigators.
Lezeth Khoza

TECNO, UNICEF Nigeria to deepen, expand digital learning

The partnership aims to boost content production, technological equipment acquisition and maintenance, and educator professional development.

d.light closes $176m new financing facility for PayGo consumer loan

The new funding facility will assist the company in expanding its consumer loan service PayGo in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda.

Orange Burkina Faso, Vox partner to curb A2P SMS fraud

The Orange and Vox partnership has identified message fraud and artificial inflation as key issues.

Nokia and Telecom Egypt collaborate to launch 5G

The two companies have signed a partnership to introduce 5G in key Egyptian cities.

Kenya's Safaricom postpones system maintenance

The telco announced yesterday that the scheduled system maintenance had been postponed till a later date.

Gauteng's health lab test results delayed due to a cyber-attack

The health lab first revealed the security breach last week, and the attack made systems inaccessible both internally and publicly.

Johannesburg City Power pilots Al-powered Chabot

This week, City Power unveiled its redesigned customer portal and introduced Joulene, an AI-powered Chabot.

Global drug-free migraine device launches in South Africa

The unveiling in South Africa is Dr. Reddy's latest Nerivio launch, following successful launches in India in 2023 and Germany and Spain in 2024.
Jun 24, 2024

Booking.com warns of an increase in travel scams

Marnie Wilking, the company's online safety executive, is quoted as saying  scams had increased by 500 to 900% during the last 18 months.