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Airtel Zambia names new MD

The appointment of Hussam Baday follows Airtel Zambia’s recent clash with the country’s regulator, due to its frequent network disruptions.
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West Africa’s MainOne lands 2Africa cable in Nigeria

MainOne says Akwa Ibom’s selection as a landing site underscores its strategic importance in Nigeria’s digital transformation journey.

Kagiso Trust hack seeks data management solutions

According to the Trust, local governments require reliable data about residents in order to implement solutions that aid locals in times of need.

ECA strengthens Botswana’s digital agenda

The ECA said the platform facilitates the tracking of progress, identification of emerging trends, and the formulation of strategic decisions anchored on data.

Kaspersky provides bleak picture of African cyber security

In Africa, phishing assaults, which use social engineering strategies to trick people into disclosing sensitive information, increased by 29%.

Teraco confirms 120MW solar power wheeling deal

The firm said the generated power would be distributed to Teraco's facilities across South Africa via Eskom and municipal power networks.

Telecom Namibia commits millions on network upgrades

The spend is part of the Namibian company's turnaround strategy, which is detailed in its 2027 integrated strategic business plan.

Tanzania launches initiative to protect children online

The campaign will educate children, parents, and teachers about their roles in keeping children safe online.

SA fintech IKhoka disburses $105 million to support SMEs

The fintech also provides access to working capital and offers affordable access to business management tools, including daily sales analytics.

LogRhythm, Egypt’s eFinance partner on secure cloud offering

The companies announced their agreement, stating that LogRhythm technologies will be integrated into eFinance's cloud computing platform.

Tunisia joins PAPSS to become 13th member

The organisation says Banque Centrale de Tunisie's membership signifies the bank's determination to foster economic growth and development in Africa.

MasterCard appoints Femi-Lawal as West Africa head

Femi-Lawal, who has over 25 years of experience, will be in charge of driving the company's vision, innovation, and growth strategy in the region.

Tingbi Africa expands operations with new Cape Town office

According to the company, the new office, located on Kloof Street, will serve as a centre for Tingbi Africa's operations.