Twitter Ban In Nigeria Provokes Outcry

Jun. 09, 2021

The decision on Friday, days after Twitter deleted a remark from President Muhammadu Buhari, has already provoked an international outcry over freedom of expression and calls for protests online and on the street. read more


App Seeks To Reunite Families After Dr Congo's Volcano Eruption

Jun. 09, 2021

Volcano alert bracelet with its interactive mobile system and barcode bracelet has also helped with fighting against fake news during the volcano's eruption and has allowed people to stay informed about future volcanic eruptions. read more


Opera Rolls Out In-built Chat Service Hype, For South Africans

Jun. 09, 2021

The introduction of Hype is redefining the concept of mobile browsers, providing users with a personalized, engaging experience that enables seamless chatting, surfing, and sharing – without compromising speed or driving increased data consumption. read more


Kenya Becomes The First African Market To Have Bolt’s Electric Bikes And Tuk-tuks

Jun. 09, 2021

According to Bolt, this is to reduce its ecological footprint, tackle the issue of the constant fluctuation in fuel prices, and stabilize the growth of drivers’ earnings. read more


Nigeria Reportedly Teams Up With China To Block Citizens From Using VPNs

Jun. 08, 2021

The Presidency of Nigeria has reportedly reached out to the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) in an attempt to have control over how the citizens use the web. read more


SA’s Telkom Launches Africa’s First Mastercard Virtual Card For Use On WhatsApp

Jun. 08, 2021

This move is expected to empower millions of South Africans, even those without a bank account, to access the digital economy and transact online. read more