AU mission reviews ICT strategy against al-Shabaab

April 3, 2018 11:37 am0 comments
Al-shaabab militants

from SAAD MUSE in Mogadishu, Somalia MOGADISHU – THE African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) is reviewing its information and communications technology (ICT) capabilities to enhance effectiveness. A team of 39 ICT services executives from the mission is undertaking a technical and asset review exercise for the organisation’s infrastructure. The three-day […]

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Zimbabwe unveils ICT policy to enhance revival

March 15, 2018 9:30 am0 comments
Zimbabwe ICT minister Supa Mandiwanzira and President Mnangagwa

HARARE – ZIMBABWE has launched its Information Communication Technology (ICT) Policy aimed at reviving the country’s economy. President Emmerson Mnangagwa launched the policy in the capital Harare in the presence of captains of industry and commerce as well as other stakeholders. He said the ICT policy would among other benefits curb […]

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Urban areas must consider switch to fibre

January 30, 2018 7:26 am3 comments
Fiber optic cables

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – GATED communities in South Africa have been urged to consider switching from copper to fibre to enjoy affordable internet and voice rates. A gated community is a form of residential area or housing estate containing strictly controlled entrances for pedestrians, vehicles, and often characterised by a closed […]

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