Access Now petitions AU to help restore internet in Tigray
Organisation claims the region has experienced two years of sustained internet shutdowns.Michael Malakata
Africa bears the brunt of internet shutdowns
Research by Surfshark and Netblocks raises stat that eight out of ten Africans have been impacted by internet and social media censorship.
Sudan blocks internet four times in three years
Internet service disruption occurred after senior government officials had been detained in an apparent military coup attempt.
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.
Deep concern over internet disruptions in Senegal
Digital rights group Paradigm Initiative urges government to respect international human rights obligations.
Fight to keep Cameroon fully connected continues
Internet shutdown within Anglophone regions is reported to have lasted over three months.
Internet rights campaigners take on Cameroon's govt over blackout
Avaaz, Access Now seek intervention by the African Union.