Category archives for: IT Security

U.S. Trains 25 Nigerian Journalists on Data Journalism  

  October 19, 2017//-The United States of America has trained 25 journalists selected from across Nigeria in data journalism to aid their routine work and investigative abilities.

Ghana Water Company Introduces  Electronic Payment System

Accra, October 18, 2017//-The Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) has launched an Electronic Billing and Payment System to help facilitate operations.

UBer Appoints New Head for West Africa

 October 17, 2017//-Uber has appointed Lola Kassim, a Nigerian-Canadian, as its new general manager for West Africa.

Ghana: Lands Commission Going Digital to Stem Corruption

Accra, October 17, 2017//-As part of government’s digital Ghana agenda, the Lands Commission has hinted that it is near the completion of a digital system that promises to cut delays and corruption in the land administration processes.

Sibton Receives ISO Certification

Accra, October 12, 2017//-The International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) has granted Sibton Communications Limited ISO 9001 Certification which gives the company global recognition.

Nigeria: Andela Raises $40M To Connect Africa’s Engineering Talent

Lagos, Nigeria, October 10, 2017 — Andela, the company that builds high-performing engineering teams with Africa’s most talented software developers, today announced that the company has secured $40 million in Series C funding.

Liberia Eyes National Cybersecurity Strategy to Fight Cybercrimes

October 5, 2017//-Liberia like other countries in West Africa has been inundated with activities of cybercriminalities who make away with unsuspected people money, personal effects and other valuables.

Oradian Named Top 100 African FinTech

Zagreb, Croatia, October 4, 2017//-Oradian, the fintech company from Croatia, claimed its position as a leading technology provider with both a first-place finish in the European FinTech Awards competition and a nomination as a Top 100 African FinTech company.

UBER Must Use Better Cars for its Ghana Service

October 3, 2017//-I have nothing but admiration for Uber. Since it entered the car-hire a few years ago, it has attracted attacks from those who previously dominated the market: New York and London taxi drivers, for instance, as well as “taxi” (minibus) drivers in Johannesburg.

Cybercriminals Deploying Diverse Range of Banking Trojans, Ransomware

Johannesburg, South Africa – September 29 2017//-Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd, the largest network cyber security vendor globally has revealed that banking trojans were extensively used by cyber-criminals during August, with three variants appearing in the company’s latest Global Threat Impact Index. 

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