Cyber-attacks on Nigerian banks imminent, warns group

The Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) has warned that with the level of vulnerability of the country to cyber-attacks, financial institutions may be hit soon. According to Afon, cyber-attacks were becoming more sophisticated, stressing the need to build resilient cyber defence mechanism for the country. Click here to view complete post at www.biztechafrica.com

Airtel rolls out 4G network

The Managing Director, Airtel Nigeria, Mr Segun Ogunsanya, has said the telecommunications company rolled out Fourth Generation (4G) wireless mobile telecommunications technology in Nigeria. “Airtel and ZTE’s collaboration to roll out 4G service plan in Nigeria will dramatically improve mobile internet experience for telecommunications consumers across the country. Click here to view complete post at… Read more Airtel rolls out 4G network

World’s First: Mastercard introduces cards with embedded fingerprint scanners.

Today Mastercard introduced new cards with embedded fingerprint scanners. The same scanners that have been growing in popularity in smartphones have now, for the first time ever, made their way to cards. Trials for this new technology have been going on in South Africa through Pick and Pay supermarkets in conjunction with Absa Bank, a… Read more World’s First: Mastercard introduces cards with embedded fingerprint scanners.

AfriOne launches first Nigerian-made smartphones

Headquartered in Lagos, AfriOne serves as a pioneer in the manufacture and assembly of high-end communication technology in the African space. The assembly plant is expected to be inaugurated by Governor of Lagos State Akinwunmi Ambode along with the founder and CEO of the company, Sahir Berry, Roheen Berry (MD, Contec Global), Hemang Kapur (AfriOne… Read more AfriOne launches first Nigerian-made smartphones

Cameroon: Internet Restored! #BringBackOurInternet

President Paul Biya has ordered Minister of Posts and Telecommunications Issa Tchiroma Bakary to instruct internet service providers to re-establish connectivity to the North West and South West regions, according to Cameroon Info. Click here to view complete post at allafrica.com