How FireFighters Requested Drones In South Africa To Help Stop The Fires In The Western Cape

Earlier in 2017, the Western Cape province of South Africa experienced devastating wildfires that destroyed houses, businesses and even took lives. It has emerged that during their rescue operations and work to stop the fires, South African firefighters requested drones to survey the affected areas. JJ Rebello, Foreign Government Relations…

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Mastercard Partner With Nigerian FinTech Startup NetPlusDotCom For A Cashless Online Shopping Payment Solution

Mastercard has announced that they have partnered with Nigerian FinTech startup, NetPlusDotCom (NetPlus), for the development of a cashless online shopping payment solution. The solution aims to eliminate the use of cash as typically seen with some "payment on delivery" e-commerce offerings. It works by allowing consumers to pre-authorise the…

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Egypt's Government Continues To Block News Websites Without Providing Any Reason And Bypassing ISPs

Egypt's government is reported to be continuing with blocking news websites without providing any reasons and bypassing ISPs (Internet Service Providers). What has also emerged is that the government is now also blocking websites that allow users to access the blocked websites. What is interesting is also that, as Egypt's…

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