Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Batten down
the hatches

Malawi to better
protect finance sector.

ITWeb Africa

Wednesday, Feb 19th

Safaricom, Airtel and Telkom Kenya slapped with Ksh.311 million fine

Safaricom, Airtel and Telkom Kenya slapped with Ksh.311 million fine

Communications Authority of Kenya claims the three operators failed to meet quality of service standards.

India's Orb Energy raises more than US$15m for Kenyan expansion

India's Orb Energy raises more than US$15m for Kenyan expansion

Funding round includes investors such as the Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO) and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC).

Kenyan authority to revoke start-up's international courier license

Kenyan authority to revoke start-up's international courier license

The notice reportedly did not provide details on the reasoning behind the decision by the CA.

Safaricom to transmit majority counties in Kenya repeat-poll

Safaricom to transmit majority counties in Kenya repeat-poll

Telco was accused of results manipulation during the first nullified election.

Kenya: IEBC ICT official murdered say authorities

Kenya: IEBC ICT official murdered say authorities

IEBC Chairperson has expresses concern over security after the body of Chris Musando was found hours before testing of ICT equipment for the forthcoming elections.

Kenya: striking e-taxi drivers demand better pay

Kenya: striking e-taxi drivers demand better pay

Labour dispute believed to be part of ongoing price war within increasingly competitive market.

Kenya: Electoral Commission's ICT Manager still missing

Kenya: Electoral Commission's ICT Manager still missing

Election management body says efforts are underway to establish whereabouts of the official.

Kenya's taxi hailing app drivers to strike

Kenya's taxi hailing app drivers to strike

Difference over pricing has prompted labour action.

Safaricom schedules another power outage

Safaricom schedules another power outage

In June, Safaricom said the third and final upgrade would be the official changeover to the new platform, resulting in a 12 hour outage.

Safaricom appointments new directors

Safaricom appointments new directors

Vodafone Group recently transferred 35% of its indirect interest in Safaricom to its sub-Saharan African subsidiary Vodacom Group Limited.

Telkom Kenya re-launches with competitive 4G data plans

Telkom Kenya re-launches with competitive 4G data plans

New-look company has expanded its network and aims to compete with Safaricom on data packages.