Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

Friday, Jan 17th


‘Nigerian govt website hacker arrested’

Suspect accused of having hacked state security and education websites.


Biometric identification mulled for Nigeria’s ATMs

Move being considered by the country’s central bank governor to further prevent fraud.


Nigeria tightens access control into ports

Only port users with an electronic pass or valid ID cards would be allowed into the ports. 

IT security

Nigeria makes inroads in cybercrime war

The country has a reputation of cybercriminals who are always on the prowl to defraud people.


Samsung Mobile Nigeria Facebook page restored after hack

Strangely worded updates littered the firm’s social network presence this week.