Africa Tech Report Card For 2016

For many of us, we still got some issues to ruminate on, and it seems 2016 isn’t going to end soon enough. Whether it’s the NCC proposed data hike price, Chartered Institute of Entrepreneurs of Nigeria bill, the MMM freeze, and the Lake rice saga. Click here to view original post at medium.com

Africa: Cybercriminals Target African Countries With Ransomware

Botswana was the most-attacked country in Check Point’s list of 117 at-risk nations, followed by Malawi in second place, Namibia in fourth, Uganda in ninth and the Democratic Republic of Congo in tenth place. South Africa moved up to 31 on the list from 58th position in October, while Kenya dropped to 24th (from 22nd… Read more Africa: Cybercriminals Target African Countries With Ransomware

Telecoms operators record 35,655 porting activities in October – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Tuesday said that a total of 35,655 mobile number porting activities were recorded in the month of October. This is contained in the ”Incoming and Outgoing Porting Activities of Mobile Network Operators” report, obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. Click here to view original post… Read more Telecoms operators record 35,655 porting activities in October – NCC

What’s recession got to do with technology adoption in Nigeria?

Last week Sunday, we had our annual thanksgiving service in my church. The Pastor mentioned three categories of people who should come out to give special thanks, the third category was for people who had started businesses or gotten married in 2016. Much to my surprise, this was the largest group! It was confusing at… Read more What’s recession got to do with technology adoption in Nigeria?