Airtel, MTN partner to promote Rwanda digital inclusion

July 16, 2019 10:36 am0 comments
Airtel, MTN Rwanda

from PHYLLIS BIRORI in Kigali, Rwanda  KIGALI – LEADING mobile operators have launched an initiative to drive mobile internet adoption and increase digital literacy in Rwanda. Airtel and MTN announced the scheme at the Mobile 360 Africa event in Kigali, the capital. The programme is around digital inclusion as part of the Mobile Special […]

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Tech-savvy youth to plug Africa cyber skills gap

July 15, 2019 2:32 pm0 comments

by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – YOUNGSTERS have been encouraged to consider taking up cybersecurity focused careers to address the widening skills gap and tackle unemployment. The call comes as the globe marks World Youth Skills Day, celebrated annually on July 15. It signifies a day where rising unemployment among the youth is highlighted […]

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Huawei allocates $2 billion to address cybercrime

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Liang Hua, Chairman of Huawei

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – HUAWEI is to invest US$2 billion within the next five years to enhance software engineering capabilities towards tackling cyber security and privacy challenges. The Chinese-based company disclosed the investment in its 2018 Sustainability Report published last week. It is the 11th such publication. Huawei stated a fully connected, […]

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