Archive for April, 2019

Africa, Mideast record stunning increase in cyber-attacks

April 30, 2019 3:21 pm9 comments
cyber-crime

from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – THERE have been more than 150 million malware attacks in Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) since the beginning of the year. This represents a staggering 108 percent increase from the first quarter of the year. It translates to an average of 1.6 million attacks […]

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Landmark finance technology deal signed in Kenya

4:43 am8 comments
On left is Mr Bob Collymore, Chief Executive Officer of Safaricom, and Dr James  Mwangi, CEO, Equity Group Holdings. Photo, Maria Macharia, CAJ News Kenya Bureau

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI – MILLIONS of Kenyans now have access to critical services using an innovative combination of technology and finance. This follows the creation of a joint transformation agenda by financial services firm, Equity Group Holdings, and Safaricom, the mobile operator. Through collaboration that will align […]

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Huawei tops 5G equipment market share

April 29, 2019 5:43 pm11 comments
Huawei 5G

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – HUAWEI, Ericsson and Nokia have emerged as the top three global 5G radio access network (RAN) vendors. This is according to a report by Strategy Analytics, a global technology and media analyst agency. Huawei is ranked as the leader in terms of equipment performance, portfolio of radio […]

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