AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

Tech takes
centre stage

New feature at
AfricaCom 2019.

Sunday, Sep 22nd

Showmax faces tough competition in Nigeria

Showmax faces tough competition in Nigeria

Market analysts believe offering needs to focus on content variety, pricing and partnerships.

MTN Nigeria server hit by suspected cyber criminals

MTN Nigeria server hit by suspected cyber criminals

MTN has reportedly lost R28m in in just under two hours when suspected cyber criminals attacked its server on Saturday.

Nigerian government refutes wiretap allegations

Nigerian government refutes wiretap allegations

Govt officials vehemently deny claims and describe them as "classic disinformation".

Nigeria to launch new code of practice for ISPs

Nigeria to launch new code of practice for ISPs

Telecommunications industry regulator shifts attention to cyber security and data protection.

Nigeria's financial services, aviation sectors under threat

Nigeria's financial services, aviation sectors under threat

IT professionals express concern, call for multi-stakeholder approach to help combat cybercrime.

Nigeria military monitors social media

Nigeria military monitors social media

Digital rights group reacts to announcement by Director of Nigerian Army's Defence Information.

'This is going to be the most powerful tech sector in Africa'

'This is going to be the most powerful tech sector in Africa'

Facebook's Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos discusses security challenges facing users in Africa, as well as prospects for the company in Nigeria.

Uber rolls out Real-Time ID check in Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya

Uber rolls out Real-Time ID check in Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya

Feature introduced as a pilot to driver-partners in South Africa earlier this year.

Nigeria: Electoral Commission accused of data security blunder.

Nigeria: Electoral Commission accused of data security blunder

Group seeks fact on how citizens' data with electoral body got to a third party.

Nigeria questions WannaCry report

Nigeria questions WannaCry report

NITDA head claims contrary to how a Fortinet report evaluates Nigeria, there were no major incidents reported within the West African country.

Nigeria tackles exploitation of its cyberspace.

Nigeria tackles exploitation of its cyberspace

West African nation announces several steps taken in the fight against threats.