Africa found wanting on cyber crime preparedness

Africa found
wanting...

2019 KnowBe4 African
Cyber Security Report.

Saturday, Dec 14th

Huawei ups support for Kenya's Presidential Digital Talent Program

Huawei ups support for Kenya's Presidential Digital Talent Program

Over 100 trainees from the current PDTP cohort will undergo training in wireless technology at Huawei's Nairobi training centre.

Nimbus constructs TKF line linking Namibia to Botswana

Nimbus constructs TKF line linking Namibia to Botswana

CEO says fibre line is expected to be operational by end of May 2018.

Seacom plans January maintenance

Seacom plans January maintenance

Scheduled routine maintenance on its subsea cable system in the Red Sea could cause higher latency for South African Internet users.

Vodafone Zambia guns for more 4G market share

Vodafone Zambia guns for more 4G market share

MNO appoints Amon Jere as new chief sales and distribution officer to solidify footprint.

MTN calls on SA govt to release spectrum

MTN calls on SA govt to release spectrum

Follows operator's announcement of "the first 5G tech and applications trial in Africa" in conjunction with Ericsson.

Telkom, Huawei trial Massive MIMO tech

Telkom, Huawei trial Massive MIMO tech

Intention to roll out the technology this year.

Central African Republic looks to end digital isolation

Central African Republic looks to end digital isolation

AfDB and EU to finance fibre backbone project.

Algeria Telecom rolls out controversial FTTH

Algeria Telecom rolls out controversial FTTH

Idoom Fibre service is scheduled to reach 1.5 million homes in 725 municipalities.

Construction begins on Burkina Faso's US$180m fibre optic backbone

Construction begins on Burkina Faso's US$180m fibre optic backbone

First phase expected to be completed within a year.

Malawi completes US$23m national fibre rollout project

Malawi completes US$23m national fibre rollout project

Fibre backbone initiative started in April 2017.

Safaricom reaches 1 million 4G users across Kenya

Safaricom reaches 1 million 4G users across Kenya

Telco credits LTE network expansion, growing affordability of 4G devices and cheaper data bundles for milestone.