ICT Africa Headline News

2016.05.20

Angolan Satellite to Cover Whole Africa

Luanda — With the entry into operation of the first Angolan satellite (Angosat) in 2017, Angola will have a potential coverage in telecommunicati..

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2016.05.20

The Internet Is As Useful a Tool As It Can Be Misleading

By The New Times
Social media is one of the most important and powerful inventions in this century, but it can also become a loose cannon if misus..

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2016.05.20

New Project to Detect Lightning

By Arthur Matsiko
Lightening, they say, does not strike twice. But as Rose Baliraine testifies, it can strike the same heart three times and leave..

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2016.05.20

Can Our Financial Institutions Survive Technology Disruption?

By Nathan Were
In the past month or so, we have seen published accounts of financial institutions for the year ending December 2015, with many pos..

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2016.05.18

A World in Need of Editing

By Timothy Kalyegira
These days, especially in the United States and the other English-speaking western countries, there is a kind of belief in so..

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2016.05.18

Biotechnology in Africa - Some Are Cautious, Others Take the Plunge

By Lominda Afedraru
Scientists breeding crops using biotechnology are bound to safe use. This therefore calls for each country to make sure that t..

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2016.05.18

Airtel, Facebook Partnership to Narrow Nigeria's Digital Divide

By Ibukun Igbasan
The partnership recently sealed by Airtel and Facebook is expected to narrow Nigeria's digital divide and give room for content ..

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2016.05.17

Why Cybercrime Act Is Not Easy to Defend and Justify

By Citizen
Chief Justice Mohammed Chande Othman has defended the Cybercrime Act, 2015 saying it was enacted in good faith, to safeguard the right ..

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2016.05.17

Primary School Teachers to Be Equipped With IT Skills

By Ouma Wanzala
The P1 certificate course for primary school teachers could be phased out if the government approves proposals on curriculum revie..

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2016.05.17

Instagram's New Look to Put More Focus On Photos and Videos

By Jeanette Oloo
Instagram has made great leaps this year some of which are: having the flexibility of telling your story up to 60 seconds, rollin..

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