Internet Society
2:10
Nov 6, 2019

New IXP launched in Lubumbashi, DRC

Internet Society teams up with DRC's ISPA and Facebook to support new initiative aimed at improving access to the internet.
2:50

Accessibility, local content at the core of Africa's internet challenge

Internet Society and African IXP Association schedule forum for August in Mauritius to discuss issue.
2:00

Fresh IXP alliances bode well for Africa’s internet

Two partnerships reflect industry’s response to growing demand for connectivity across the continent.
1:40
Sep 12, 2018

MTN to launch budget smartphones in early 2019

Operator confirmed SA and Nigeria as primary targets for Q1 next year.
3:40
Aug 29, 2018

Mixed response to Nigeria's broadband penetration success

Internet Society's regional representative believes industry regulator should prioritise user experience above penetration targets.
3:00
Aug 20, 2018

Internet Society pushes localisation agenda for Africa

Organisation's representatives say continent is paying far too much to communicate with itself.
3:30
Nov 28, 2017

Internet penetration in Africa will reach 21.8% by year-end says ITU

Analysts believe continent must develop internet economy to compete in hyper-connected world.
4:30

Is Africa heeding the WannaCry wake-up call?

In the wake of increasing ransomware threat levels, the Internet Society and the African Union Commission have introduced new internet security guidelines.
3:00
Apr 19, 2017

Embracing #open

OPENCOLLAB is of the opinion that openness, including open source software and open standards, are key to today's `edtech'.
3:40
Sep 19, 2016

Africa must host local content to push online numbers

Countries like Rwanda looking to need for local content, much of which is hosted abroad, says Internet Society.
2:30
Sep 16, 2016

Nairobi gets world's 4th GSM Roaming Exchange

Facility expected to lower phone call roaming charges, provide high definition voice and video calling.