Tunisie Telecom, Vodafone enter new partnership

Vodafone first
for N Africa

Partnership with
Tunisie Telecom.

Sunday, Jul 22nd

Kenya makes a dent on cybercrime but threats continue

Kenya makes a dent on cybercrime but threats continue

Number of cyber attacks down from 10.7 million to 7.9 million, according to Communications Authority.

Alphabet's Project Loon debuts commercial deployment in Africa

Alphabet's Project Loon debuts commercial deployment in Africa

Remote and rural areas in Kenya will be able to connect to high-speed Internet next year, thanks to Loon's balloons.

Kenyans warned of spike in Wangiri Fraud calls

Kenyans warned of spike in Wangiri Fraud calls

Cybersecurity Association says the rise in incidents over the past month is due to a lack of information among citizens.

Kenyans to pay more for digital ride hailing services

Kenyans to pay more for digital ride hailing services

Taxify and LittleCab confirm increases, while Uber will review existing agreements before making any decision.

Some ride-hailing drivers use tech to defraud customers

Some ride-hailing drivers use tech to defraud customers

Driver partners affiliated to Uber and Taxify are accused of manipulating the system to cash-in on unsuspecting customers.

East Africa's first online forex trading platform

East Africa's first online forex trading platform

EGM Securities says offering is also a first for Kenya and enables trading via multiple payment channels, including M-Pesa.

Kenya's govt urged to consult on transport tech innovation

Kenya's govt urged to consult on transport tech innovation

Lack of public engagement impacts negatively on adoption in critical industry warn experts.

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Kenya looks to lead African Telecommunications Union

Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) exec to stand for election as Secretary-General.

Safaricom deepens interest in social media, e-commerce

Safaricom deepens interest in social media, e-commerce

Telco looks to broaden its offering, integrate platforms to establish early lead in what analysts describe as a potentially high-value market segment.

New SA IOT services player eager to link up with Africa

New SA IOT services player eager to link up with Africa

Low-power IOT specialist Thingstream is using South Africa as a base, but has ambitions for the rest of the continent – beginning with Kenya.

Blockchain-based community currencies to launch in Kenya

Blockchain-based community currencies to launch in Kenya

Bancor is seeding the initial currencies by contributing capital generated from its US$153 million token sale in June 2017.