Savious Parker Kwinika

INTERPOL busts Namibia's cybercrime gang

The offenders were apprehended as part of Operation First Light, which combats phishing, investment fraud, phony online shopping sites, romance, and impersonation scams.
Savious Parker Kwinika
Jun 19, 2024

MTN expands digital initiative for Ugandan youth

The telecom provider says by improving digital literacy and innovation, it is contributing to Uganda's goal of becoming a digitally-empowered economy.
Jun 14, 2024

Mozambique applauds Huawei for ICT support

The government commended the company at the recently concluded Huawei 2024 Seeds for the Future Programme Award Ceremony.
Jun 7, 2024

Egypt's ElGameya fintech transforms lives, businesses

ElGameya is aiming to modernise the traditional Rotating, Savings, and Credit Association model of transacting through digital innovation.

Partnership sealed to digitalise Congo mining assets

Blockchain firm WadzPay partners with financing vehicle SMI to support mining SMEs in Congo Brazzaville.
May 31, 2024

Econet Zim accelerates network buildout

The company says it modernisation efforts will continue with another 550 base station sites planned across the country.
Apr 26, 2024

Extensive growth forecast for the African data centre market

The Data Centres in Africa report examined the continent's expanding data centre ecosystem, including infrastructure development and broadband expansion.

Strike against Uganda's e-tax suspended

The Ugandan president issued the directive to halt the Electronic Fiscal Receipting and Invoicing Solution after meeting with traders at State House Entebbe.
Apr 19, 2024

Industry opposes Uganda’s electronic taxing system

The Uganda Revenue Authority says using electronic financial devices and e-invoicing on corporate transaction systems will help with tax collection.

Post-war Ethiopia prioritises ICT infrastructure renewal

The destruction of technology systems caused major interruptions in the healthcare, preventing the timely reporting of crucial data.
Feb 9, 2024

Anonymous Sudan attacks again, this time in Uganda

Anonymous Sudan has claimed responsibility for a DDoS attack that impacted cellphone providers in Uganda this week.
Feb 8, 2024

Concerns over Starlink application in Botswana

The application by low-orbit satellite service, Starlink, to operate in Botswana is mired in uncertainty.
Jan 9, 2024

Chinese firm Longyuan pledges to help solve SA energy problem

Longyuan South Africa Renewables says it has so far invested $273.2 million in wind energy solutions in De Aar.