Zimbabwe imposed a “total shutdown” of the internet on Friday, a major provider told customers, and after protests early this week triggered a ruthless security crackdown.
Internet connectivity has reportedly been reopened in Zimbabwe. Service provider, Econet, confirmed on Tuesday that they cut Internet connectivity after it received a warrant from the Minister of State in the Presidency.
Human Rights lawyers in Zimbabwe have filed an urgent court application to compel the security and communications ministries to open the internet in that country
The Democratic Republic of the Congo awaits results of the crucial vote after government allegedly shut down the internet to avoid post-election disorder.
Democratic Republic of Congo’s government cut internet connections and SMS services across the country for a second straight day on Tuesday as the country nervously awaited the first results from the weekend’s chaotic presidential election.
Leading western powers on Tuesday called on the Democratic Republic of Congo to restore internet access, which operators say was cut on government orders a day earlier following presidential elections. They also backed a request by the main Congolese election monitoring organisations to have access to the centres where the votes are being counted since […]
Four French men broke the internet with a video they posted online doing the Kupe dance.
SABC Board member, Mathatha Tsedu says it is important for the internet to be inclusive as it is a crucial tool for sharing information.
Thursday was the 20th anniversary of the emergence of Google, which means that 21 years ago, there was no Google, no Gmail, no Youtube, and the many other things that we now not only take for granted but feel we can no longer do without.
Canada’s high court on Friday ruled that Hollywood studios and other copyright holders must pay internet service providers to chase down Canadians who illegally download movies or other online content.