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WhatsApp: Govt warns Nigerian users of alleged privacy breaches

Nigeria’s IT regulator has alerted WhatsApp users in the country of alleged data privacy breaches on the messaging platform owned by Facebook.

Exclusive: SIM cards to be sold only at telcos’ outlets as Nigeria lifts embargo

Starting from next Monday, Nigerians can only acquire or register new SIM cards only at telecoms companies’ outlets under a government plan to ban sale of phone lines by the ubiquitous umbrella operators and agents across Nigeria, Technology Times can confirm exclusively.

USSD: MTN Nigeria, banks reach temporary truce over profit sharing

Technology Times has confirmed that MTN Nigeria has returned to the status quo of 4.5% profit sharing in the USSD feud that pitted the largest mobile network operator against some banks in the country.

How the ‘Operator’ must use personal information: PoPIA of South Africa

As the Protection of Personal Information Act (PoPIA) of South Africa is a few months away from being enforced, organisations and responsible parties have had to gain an in-depth understanding of the rules and regulations that must be adhered to. While much focus has been placed on the roles and responsibilities that must be fulfilled […]