ICT Africa Headline News

2016.02.26

'Digitisation to Create 50 000 Jobs'

By Abel Zhakata
The ongoing digitisation of broadcasting services will create more than 50 000 jobs downstream as local producers grind to make co..

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2016.02.26

View On Gender - Are Single-Sex Labs the Answer After All?

When Elizabeth Mlambo, of the University of Zimbabwe, hears that joking about separate female labs can lose you your job in the United Kingdom, she..

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2016.02.26

SAFA Digital App to Fight Age Cheating

By Duncan Alfreds
The South African Football Association (SAFA) is trialling a new digital technology designed to limit the practice of age cheati..

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2016.02.26

Making a Success of Africa Online Content - Commissioner, Curator or Aggregator? Something for Everyone and Nothing for Someone

With the rise of social media, Africa is awash with content that has been copied, pasted and hurled out into an unsuspecting world. African content..

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2016.02.26

JAMB Deploys Anti-Guess Software for CBT, Trains 100 Staff

By Dayo Adesulu
Candidates of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME who are experts in guessing answers to questions during examin..

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2016.02.26

Security Versus Privacy in the Online Age

By Albertus Schoeman
Investigations into recent terrorist attacks, such as those in Paris and Jakarta, led to reports of extremist groups using en..

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2016.02.25

Museveni's Ban On Social Media in Uganda - the Good News and the Bad News for Africans

The latest video clip interviews from Smart Monkey TV can be found at the bottom of this e-letter.

African rulers who want to stay in office are..

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2016.02.25

Could Uganda's Social Media Shutdown Happen Here?

By John Walubengo
Last week Uganda held its general election and on voting day, the Uganda Communication Commission shut down social media sites a..

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2016.02.25

F5 Delivers Highest Performing Security Solutions for Next Generation Mobile Networks

By Staff Writer
F5 Networks has announced new solutions that enable service providers to most efficiently scale and protect network architectures...

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2016.02.25

Three-Quarters of the World's Population to Get Connected to Mobile Network By 2020

By Lilian Mutegi
Almost three-quarters of the world's population will be connected to a mobile network by 2020, according to the latest study from..

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