Telecoms

Jul 14, 2019
Facebook is reportedly set to be slapped with a $5bn (£4bn) fine over data privacy violations. The social media giant has reached a settlement with the US Federal Trade Commission…
Jul 13, 2019
Facebook Inc has been slammed with a hefty $5billion fine by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission following its investigation into the social media company’s handling of user data, multiple sources…
Jul 11, 2019
The President of China United Network Communication Group (China Unicom), African Region, Mr Dennis Meng, said that Nigeria has the potentials for global networking, internet access and ICT services because…
Jul 01, 2019
Kenya’s biggest telecoms company Safaricom Plc said on Monday its Chief Executive Officer Robert William Collymore had died after a nearly two-year long battle with cancer. “It is with deep…
Jun 30, 2019
South Africa’s four major telecommunications companies have asked President Cyril Ramaphosa to support Huawei in South Africa, reports the Sunday Times. In a letter dated 7 June, the CEOs of…
Jun 28, 2019
Nigeria’s Otigba Computer Village is arguably the biggest information, communications technology (ICT) market in Africa. It started off as a one-man business on a street called “Otigba” in Ikeja, the…
Jun 22, 2019
Instagram is finally addressing a huge problem on its platform: hacked accounts.  The company says it is making a series of changes that will make it easier for people to regain…
Jun 18, 2019
Nigeria's Federal Competition & Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has issued a final order on tariff review to MultiChoice Nigeria Limited, owners of DStv and Gotv. The latest order primarily focused…
Jun 18, 2019
Mark Zuckerberg's Libra cryptocurrency project may just strengthen his stranglehold on our user data. Financial stability is another huge concern. Regulators will be watching closely when Facebook Inc. unveils its…
Jun 18, 2019
Gone are the days of travelling vast distances to find a specific product and no more standing in long queues to pay. Online shopping has certainly changed the way we…
Jun 16, 2019
The South African government believes that the business processing industry is key to job creation. And the sector has indeed created thousands of jobs, in particular for the country’s youth…
Jun 08, 2019
Huawei has announced that older devices will receive the EMUI 9.0 operating system, adding to 80 million users who have already have installed the update. In a press release, Huawei…
Jun 05, 2019
Next year, fifth-generation (5G) wireless technology will begin to form the backbone of future economies and public services. It will touch every part of our lives, from cellphones to self-driving…
Jun 04, 2019
MTN Group’s biggest shareholder is pushing for changes at Africa’s largest mobile-phone company to avoid the regulatory, legal and political disputes that have cut its share price by more than…
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