Nigeria
2:30
Jun 18, 2019

MTN Nigeria server hit by suspected cyber criminals

MTN reportedly lost R28 million in just under two hours when suspected cyber criminals attacked its server on Saturday.

2:50
Sep 10, 2018

MTN 'to move past' Nigeria impasse

MTN chief Rob Shuter believes the company is going to be able to make its case to Nigerian authorities.

0:30
Sep 4, 2018

Nigeria says whistleblower triggered MTN $8.1bn probe

Nigeria's attorney general says a whistleblower prompted an investigation into alleged MTN infractions.

3:40

Africa's top IT markets experience cloud benefits differently

This was a key finding of the Cloud Africa 2018 report, which World Wide Worx conducted on behalf of F5 Networks.

2:40

Concern over cyber incidents tops risk barometer

These occurrences, which include cyber crime, IT failure and data breaches, are a major concern for businesses, says global report.

2:30
Dec 14, 2017

Truecaller identifies 40m spam numbers in 2017

The spam-blocking app's annual 'year in calling' statistics show the rise of spam calls throughout the year in different parts of the world.

1:50
Nov 23, 2017

Facebook to open Nigerian hub in African tech drive

The social media firm plans a "community hub space" in Nigeria next year, to encourage software developers and technology entrepreneurs.

4:30
Oct 24, 2017

Currency volatility hits MTN revenue

The telco's latest quarterly update shows a drop in group revenue and a decline in subscriber numbers.

2:50

Africa still grapples with barriers to Internet access

Affordability remains one of the primary barriers to Internet access and optimal Internet usage in SA, Rwanda, Kenya and Nigeria.

2:50
Jul 31, 2017

Google commits $20m to African non-profits

The tech giant's charitable arm, Google.org, will invest $20 million over the next five years in non-profits working to improve lives across Africa.

1:30
Jun 21, 2017

Nigerian man pleads guilty in global e-mail scams case

The man pleads guilty to taking part in e-mail scams attempting to defraud thousands of victims around the world out of millions of dollars.

2:40
Jun 20, 2017

Downturn in Africa's mobile phone market

Challenging macro-economic conditions in Africa caused a drop in mobile phone shipments in Q1 2017.

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