Country: Sudan

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With clients on three continents, Nigeria’s Cybervergent wants to help companies stay safe digitally  

In August 2023, Anonymous Sudan took X (formerly Twitter) offline in more than ten countries in an attempt to force a Starlink launch in Sudan. While […]
November 7th, 2023
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Cloudfare partners CloudHop to improve cybersecurity in Africa 

Bula, Last Saturday, the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) launched a self-service option for Nigerians to apply for their National Identification Numbers (NINs) using their smartphones. […]
September 18th, 2023

Why Hackers In War-Ravaged Sudan Knocked X (fka Twitter) Offline

A hacking group identifying as “Anonymous Sudan” has escalated its campaign by orchestrating a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack, causing a more than two-hour outage […]
August 31st, 2023
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Airtel Uganda to pay Jamaican singer $180K 

Osiyo, How are you and how was your week? Some of my friends and I haven’t had a great week. My experience isn’t unique, though, because […]
August 25th, 2023
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MTN’s fintech and Saana Capital partner to allow MoMo users to send and receive money across Africa

MoMo Payment Service Bank (PSB) and Saana Capital, an international cross-border company with a licence from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), have partnered to allow […]
August 24th, 2023
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Hacktivists declare cyber war on Nigeria

Apple is going to launch its own AI chatbot, and it will be called Apple GPT. Apple has a way of joining technology trends and convincing […]
August 4th, 2023
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Sudanese group hacks Kenyan website

Dumela, This weekend is going to be a blast, right? After all, it’s salary week. Have a good time! Take 500k (in whatever currency you use) […]
July 28th, 2023

Multiple Kenyan Digital Services Knocked Offline Amid Hack Fears

On Thursday, M-Pesa, the prominent digital payment system run by Kenya’s leading telecoms company Safaricom, went down mysteriously, preventing mobile money transfers and payments to major […]
July 27th, 2023

Worldcoin Officially Launches Amid Fears Of Foul Play In Africa & Elsewhere

Worldcoin, the eyeball-scanning crypto project notably backed by Sam Altman, one of the frontrunners in the unfolding Artificial Intelligence (AI) race, has formally launched today after […]
July 24th, 2023
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