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South African Streamer on 5 Careers You Can Build in E-Sports

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Coding Bootcamp for African Girls Comes to Namibia – Registrations Open

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What Caused Capitec’s Massive 40 Hour Outage?

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Meta Expands Instagram’s NFT Support to Africa

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Women in Tech: New Startup Accelerator Launches in Ethiopia

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FNB Launches New Wireless LTE Data Deals & More

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Procurement Advantages for Business Partners as Exclusive Networks Africa Maintains B-BBEE Level 1 Rating

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MTN Nigeria Posts Latest Results, Sees Massive Fintech Boom

MTN Nigeria has today announced its unaudited results for the half-year ended 30 June 2022. The company, an arm of MTN Group, considered Africa’s largest telecom in terms of subscribers and revenue, continues to report positive growth, particularly in its fintech wing. The half year saw MTN Nigeria’s active fintech subscribers grow by 87.3% to 11.5-million, including the registration of 4.2-million MoMo wallets since the launch of the fintech PSB on 19 May of this year. A massive gain for the business that was affected by a series of shady bank transfers in the country in June. Across the board, MTN Nigeria reported positive results with a 7.6% increase in mobile subscribers to an enormous 74.1-million, adding 5.7-million in the quarter alone. Active data users also increased by 13.2% to 3...

Software Firm Odoo Says Jambo to Kenya

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Why the Healthcare Sector Must Prioritise Modern Data Protection

Image sourced from Healthcare Finance. The pandemic has put a significant strain on all industry sectors none more so than in healthcare where there was a need to adopt more data-driven planning and decision-making at lightning speed. At a time when expanding remote care, telemedicine, and m-health initiatives have become the order of the day, the spotlight has turned to the safeguarding of sensitive information at a scale comparable to the financial services sector. This is for good reason. According to the ‘Veeam Top Trends in Data Protection, Healthcare Edition 2022’ report, 76% of global healthcare organisations had at least one ransomware attack in the last year. This has contributed to an almost 5% increase in data protection budgets that include backup, business continuity, and disa...

Public Sector Cybersecurity Summit 2022 – 10 Topics to Look Out For

The Public Sector Cybersecurity Summit hosted by IT News Africa on the 2nd and 3rd of August 2022. Sign up here: https://itnewsafrica.com/event/event/public-sector-cybersecurity-summit-2022/ If your public organisation is digitally connected then you cannot afford to miss the Public Sector Security Summit 2022 (#PubliSec2022), to be held on 2nd and 3rd August 2022. Cybercriminals are only becoming more advanced, and more dangerous with attacks costing government organisations worldwide millions if not billions. This world-class event will allow you to learn from local and international case studies and hear from public sector security experts, enabling you to bolster cyber security within your public organisation, all from the comfort of your home or office. Attendees who sign up ...

Netskope Further Expands NewEdge Security Private Cloud in Africa

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