Tag Archives: Africa

Elbit Systems Wins Africa Intell System Order

Elbit Systems has won a $40 million contract to provide an intelligence analysis system to an unnamed country in Africa. Elbit’s Wise Intelligence Technology system is designed to help analysts gather and analyze data, disseminate information and perform other phases of the intelligence cycle, the company said Wednesday. The defense …

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Deloitte Merges With HST, Grows To 34 Africa Countries

Deloitte has opened a new office in Ethiopia’s capital after signing a merger agreement with accounting and advisory firm HST. The new office in Addis Abada marks the first partnership of the professional accountancy services firm in the country and grows Deloitte to having a presence in 34 African countries, …

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Proposed Bill Would Curb Cyber Crime in Africa

Two of Africa’s key institutions are working to draft a proposed bill that would deal with the growing problem of cyber crime on the continent, Business Day reports. UN Economic Commission for Africa and the AU Commission are working closely to ensure legislation against Internet-based criminal activity, Aida Opoku-Mensah, a …

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Africa Could become World's Cyber-crime Capital

Russia and China are often considered the two nations leading in cyber crime, but there is a runner-up that could take the leading spot in Internet misdeeds: Africa. Cybersecurity experts estimate 80 percent of computers on the African continent are already infected with viruses and other malicious software, according to …

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