Community Networks key to connecting Africa, says Internet Society

The Internet Society in partnership with the Association for Progressive Communications (APC) and Zenzeleni Networks will hold the third Africa Community Networks Summit in...

SA: Use the internet to empower yourselves

By– SAnews.gov.za Pretoria - Communications Deputy Minister Thandi Mahambehlala has called on young people to use the internet to empower themselves. Deputy Minister Mahambehlala was speaking...

Internet Society Partners with Facebook to Expand Internet Connectivity in Africa

Currently, 42% of countries in Africa lack IXPs, which means that most of their domestic Internet traffic is exchanged through points outside their respective...

Mozilla-backed research reveals main barriers to internet access in African countries

The research aims to understand, from a comparative perspective, how the citizens use the internet when data is subsidised and when it is not Rwanda...

The Orange multi-billion revolution in Africa

The French firm has established mobile payment services via Orange Money, and continues to invest in mobile internet coverage, reaching at least 14 countries...

Aftermath of the Fiber-cut and Internet Outage

The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the impact of the outage, lesson learned, preventive measures, and the state of the national infrastructure The...

Egypt is home to the highest number of internet users in the MENA

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Following a recent announcement from Ghadan 21 that aims to bolster private sector growth in Abu Dhabi, Hub71 has...

Middle East and Africa to spend $8bln on IoT in 2017

Middle East organizations are adopting the latest Internet of Things (IoT) technology infrastructure to drive the wider region’s $8 billion market, global IoT enabler...

Chinese Internet, telecommunication companies reach out for ‘Online Silk Road’

More digital hubs will be established to cover more trade routes, paving the way for a global “digital silk road” As China gradually rolls out...

MainOne and Tizeti partner with Facebook to improve internet connectivity in Lagos

Internet services will be more accessible across Lagos Mainland including Ajao Estate, Surulere, Ikeja, Omole, Magodo, Gbagada, Oworonshoki, Bariga, Anthony Village, Ogudu, Ojota, Ketu...

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