THE ITU TELECOM WORLD AWARDS 2016
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Govt acquires stake in ICT services firm
GOVERNMENT, through its wholly owned enterprise Zarnet, has acquired a controlling 51 percent stake in fellow information communication services provider, Portnet. The acquisition of Portnet gives Government, including parastatals and State enterprises, an alternative local provider of Systems, Applications and Products (SAPs).
Cybercrime Bill set for Parly
I guess everyone with the slightest bit of appreciation of technology will agree that our country’s laws haven’t caught up with the changes that have been happening in the tech space. A lot of cases that we’ve seen being handled in court rely on laws that are not specific enough to identify when a crime has been committed and in some instances downplay the potential damage that a perpetrator might have caused.