Malawi

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Facebook to help Malawi's government combat "social media abuse"

Facebook will be working together with Malawi's government to look at ways to improve the country's ICT infrastructure. More interesting though, is that Facebook will also be looking to assist the government of Malawi in addressing "social media abuse." This comes as a result of meeting earlier in

Malawi's MamaBird is going to train women to use drones for medical and baby supplies deliveries

MamaBird, a technology startup in Malawi, is using drones to deliver medical and baby supplies by drones in the southern Afrikan country. Recently, during April 2018, the startup also announced that it will teach women in Malawi how to use the drones for medical and baby supplies. The startup was

Malawi re-instates the SIM card registrations process following suspension

Malawi has re-instated the SIM card registration process. This was announced by Nicholas Dausi, Malawi's Minister of Information and Communications Technology in the Southern Afrikan country's parliament when he explained that authorities had had decided to lift the suspension on the registration of SIM cards and generic numbers. In February

Malawi suspends SIM card registrations citing "state spying" concerns

In an interesting twist of events, the government of Malawi has decided to suspend the mandatory SIM card registration process which those in the Southern Afrikan country had to conclude by the end of March 2018 or face penalties or cancellation of services. Malawi's authorities, when addressing the media, cited

Malawi to enjoy faster Internet speeds as the Malawi National Optic Fibre Backbone Project nears completion

Malawi's government has indicated that citizens can expect faster Internet speeds in the Southern Afrikan country in February 2018. This will come courtesy of the Malawi National Optic Fibre Backbone Project whose implementation kicked off in April 2017. Nicholas Dausi, Malawi's Minister of Information and Communications Technology (ICT), said that

Malawi's football association set to introduce e-ticketing

In a bid to eliminate fraud at football matches, the Football Association of Malawi (FAM) is set to introduce e-ticketing next season. The introduction of e-ticketing will not only help combat fraud which robs the league of ticketing revenue, but it is also likely to help with accurate ticketing and