Americans fall prey to Nigeria scammers

February 4, 2019 10:00 am0 comments
Romance scams

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA – NIGERIA’S anti-corruption agency has arrested 15 suspects for allegedly swindling American nationals through internet fraud and romance scams. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arrested the suspects aged between 21 and 35 years during a raid in the city of Ibadan in the inland Oyo State. It is alleged […]

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Huawei enhances ICT training at Kenya varsity

January 31, 2019 11:37 am0 comments
Zetech University | Zetech Signs MOU

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI – HUAWEI Technologies has invested KSh5,3 million ($52 700) at a Kenya private university to enhance training and equip learners with skills to address national and global challenges through technology. The provision of ultra-modern training equipment furthers the Chinese firm’s partnership with Zetech University. The deal will see Huawei provide […]

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Cybercrime: EMEA endures most vulnerable period

January 30, 2019 3:17 pm0 comments
Phishing attacks

by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – BUSINESSES in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) have been urged to be vigilant in the middle of a surge phishing attacks. Fraud incidents between October and January jump over 50 percent compared to the annual average. F5 Networks, in collaboration with Webroot, has launched its second annual Phishing and Fraud […]

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