May 31, 2021

EU confirms support for Botswana’s SmartBots strategy

Organisation said it will fund two projects via its Africa RISE initiative.
Aug 27, 2020

Governments must collaborate with allies to fight cyber threats

Government intelligence agencies are shielded from retaliation and prosecution to a certain extent, as attribution is difficult.
Feb 4, 2019

Africa must not follow EU's misguided telecoms regulation

Asia, Africa and Latin America should learn from Europe's telecoms regulation mistakes, says Strand Consult.
Jan 15, 2019

Connectivity to underpin intra-African economic integration

 Market research predicts digitally reinforced economic growth in Africa.
May 9, 2018

NEC XON gets ISO27001 cyber security certification

NEC XON has obtained ISO 27001 certification for its Cyber Defence Operations Centre (CDOC) and Network Operations Centre (NOC).

Central African Republic's €33.3m fibre network project underway

President Faustin-Archange Touadéra oversees official launch ceremony.
Jan 12, 2018

Regulatory pressure could hurt African telecoms market

Strand Consult predicts political and regulatory pressure will adversely affect African telcos in 2018.
Jan 4, 2018

Central African Republic looks to end digital isolation

AfDB and EU to finance fibre backbone project.
Nov 18, 2016

Africa needs more relevant legislation for data protection

Calls for more collaboration to ensure a common approach to cybersecurity.
Sep 30, 2016

Europol identifies Nigeria as a cybercrime hotspot

West African country third most frequently identified for criminal suspects and/or infrastructure, according to EU law enforcement agency report.
Jul 8, 2016

Brexit 'likely to slow down large-scale IT projects'

Experts warn businesses in Africa to avoid over-reaction and communicate effectively to employees, customers.