West African states cement free roaming agreement
ECOWAS Roaming Initiative will take effect from January 2020.
Oct 28, 2019
Oct 1, 2019
Data prices fall in Africa but it's not enough says A4AI
Organisation says despite lower broadband costs and mobile data prices, African governments still have big task ahead.
Mar 5, 2018
Benin implements West Africa free roaming
West African nation has joined seven others within the ECOWAS by applying the Abidjan protocol on free roaming from 1 March.
Dec 14, 2017
Ghana to train ECOWAS neighbours in cybercrime and e-evidence
Training programs designed for judges, magistrates and prosecutors are in place.
Isaias Barreto da Rosa
Nov 6, 2017
ECOWAS ICT ministers reinforce digital access goals
Regional policy on good practices and digital access scheduled for formal approval by year-end.
Jun 27, 2016
e-Passport for Africa a reality
Relevant access control technology being implemented as AU pushes common passport agenda.
Jun 1, 2016
West Africa edges towards harmonised roaming services
Regional representative organisations hold talks, initiate market research towards an action plan to set up free roaming.
Apr 25, 2016
Africa urges support for improved regulation of e-commerce
Call made by continent for unified approach to legislation to better protect data and capitalise on e-commerce opportunities.
Feb 12, 2016
Nigeria, others lag behind in e-commerce legislation
Industry expert confirms volume of e-transactions in Nigeria has risen by 43.4% as of December 2015.