Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

SIM trouble
in Tanzania

Operator moves on
regulator's directive.

Saturday, Jan 25th

Nigeria's SureBet247 rubbishes claims of possible security breach

Nigeria's SureBet247 rubbishes claims of possible security breach

Betting site claims it was actually the server provider that was targeted.

US$2-billion tax demand against MTN Nigeria withdrawn

US$2-billion tax demand against MTN Nigeria withdrawn

Decision made after following careful review and due consultation with relevant statutory agencies.

Nigeria's young tech workers under threat

Nigeria's young tech workers under threat

Business tech leaders respond to what they claim growing number of incidents of intimidation by anti-robbery squad members.

Nigeria's digital-only bank set to lead market disruption

Nigeria's digital-only bank set to lead market disruption

Kuda reportedly raised US$1.6 million in pre-seed funding.

Truecaller denies Nigerian govt's privacy breach claims

Truecaller denies Nigerian govt's privacy breach claims

App service responds to allegations and Nigeria's intention to investigate its service.

Nigeria's Social Media Bill slammed

Nigeria's Social Media Bill slammed

Human Rights Watch berates government over controversial legislation.

Nigerians arrested over R606m online fraud in US

Nigerians arrested over R606m online fraud in US

Nigerian suspects used romance scams and other online schemes to defraud victims out of millions of dollars.

MTN pilots 5G in Nigeria

MTN pilots 5G in Nigeria

Operator partners tech suppliers to showcase tech in Abuja, Lagos and Calabar.

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.

Data at the heart of Jumia Nigeria's Black Friday strategy

Data at the heart of Jumia Nigeria's Black Friday strategy

Chief executive officer Juliet Anammah said the campaign will contribute significantly to driving e-commerce adoption.

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.