Why are mobile phones in Nigeria blocked ?

The move has been a long time coming. December 2020, Abuja issued a directive for all SIM card carriers to link their lines to a unique National Identity Number, citing a need to tackle the plaguing insecurity in the country.

Virus Pandemic: Data & Statistics From Africa

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The first case in Africa from this global virus pandemic was discovered on the 14th of February in Egypt after it has killed over 1,400 persons with a majority from Wuhan in China where it originated. Since this index case in Africa, the continent has witnessed a continuous rise in cases predominantly from the north,… Continue reading Virus Pandemic: Data & Statistics From Africa