Rwanda on alert over latest cyber threat

Rwanda Information Society Authority (RISA) has pledged stronger cooperation with the public in enhancing cyber security for all computers in Rwanda amid an alert over an outbreak of a security...

Europol: Ransomware attack is of unprecedented level


The wave of cyberattacks wreaking havoc across the globe is “at an unprecedented level”, European Union’s law enforcement agency Europol said. The attacks will “require a complex international investigation to...

Africa commits to leverage ICT to accelerate devt


African Heads of State and Government present at the recently concluded Transform Africa Summit pledged to advance the continent’s digital transformation. The leaders noted that they recognize the role of...

EDITORIAL: Transform Africa Summit opens doors for smart youth

Kigali is hosting the Transform Africa Summit once again. This time the focus is on “Smart Cities”; how does Africa confront the ever growing urban migration intelligently?

Kagame says ICT should bridge, not deepen divides


President Paul Kagame has said that the transformation of the African continent through ICT ought to be inclusive and serve to reduce divisions rather than widen them.

First Lady tasks youth on digital healthcare solutions


First Lady Jeannette Kagame has urged the youth to take the lead in creating solutions that can address some of the most prevalent healthcare challenges.

[PHOTOS]: Transform Africa Summit: experts mull bridging skills gap in ICT


Despite the potential of technology in developing the continent, shortage of adequate skills across the continent has been cited as an impediment towards this undertaking.

Smart Africa Summit mulls a sustainable financing mechanism

The Smart Africa Alliance is considering a sustainable financing mechanism for its operations and the programmes it supports. The alliance, which was set up in 2013 following the inaugural Transform...