NCC succumbs to pressure, halts data price increase

December 1, 2016 10:54 am2 comments
Nigeria telecoms

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – THE Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has complied with directives by the Senate, and public outcry, to halt the planned increase in data tariffs. Tony Ojobo, Director, Public Affairs at NCC, said the decision was also  taken after “due consultation” with industry stakeholders and the general complaints by […]

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Travelers exposed to risk online

November 30, 2016 1:23 pm0 comments
Travelers exposed to risk online

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH African consumers are putting themselves at risk by conducting some financial operations online when abroad, where they have no protection. This is according to research, which indicates 48 percent of travelers believe losing money is one of the top-three threats they may face abroad. Kaspersky […]

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Innovating for Africa’s growth is a global imperative

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Innovating for Africa’s growth is a global imperative

By Clas Neumann  WITH aging populations and stagnating economic growth, developed economies are looking toward Africa as a source of skilled labour and, increasingly, innovation. Currently, 15 percent of the world’s population resides in Africa, but over the next 35 years more than half of global population growth will be […]

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