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MultiChoice Once Again in Hot Water with Nigeria’s Government

Nigeria's Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has dealt a series of fines to MultiChoice Nigeria, and other media companies in the West African country, amounting to $12,000 (N5-million) for airing a BBC documentary that the Commission says "glorified the activities of...

Nigeria Twitter Ban Was Unlawful, ECOWAS Rules

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has declared the Nigeria Twitter ban unlawful and has warned against another occurrence. Nigeria banned Twitter in July 2021 after a tweet that referenced civil war by President Muhammadu Buhari was deleted...

AfDB Approves $2-Million Technical Grant to Boost Electricity Reforms

The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund on 24 June approved a technical assistance grant of $2 million to fund research that will contribute to electricity reforms in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). The grant...

Call to harmonise African undersea cable access

With a number of submarine cables anchored around the coasts of Africa, various ICT officials from a variety of nations have called for guidelines to harmonise the access to these cables, and how the bandwidth should be distributed. “In Africa,...

ICT fair to be held in Cotonou

AN Information and Communications Technology (ICT) fair designed to facilitate the harmonisation of ICT business within the Economic Community of West African States(ECOWAS) will hold next month in Cotonou, Benin...
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Regular Vigilance Crucial for Spotting Software Breaches

Chief Technology Officer for Obsidian Systems, Karl Fischer, says "Constant vigilance is essential to identifying software security breaches." Fischer recounts,...
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