International Telecommunication Union

By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 4th, 2013
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Freedom House Ethiopia has one of the lowest rates of internet and mobile telephone penetration in the world, as meager infrastructure, a government monopoly over the telecom sector, and obstructive telecom policies have notably hindered the growth of information and communication technologies (ICTs)...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 2nd, 2013
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Transcribed by Ahmed ‘Alatenumo’ Sule suleaos@gmail.com I hope this letter finds you in good health and that your soul is prospering. I wanted to write this letter to you longhand, but I was not sure if you would be able to read my handwriting, hence I have asked Alatenumo to transcribe what I have t...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 5th, 2013
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Written by Meraf Leykun Ethiopia is preparing a draft law to regulate Internet, radio and TV. The draft is being prepared by a steering committee constituting the Ethiopian Broadcasting Authority, Ethiopian Ministry of Communications & Information Technology and Information Network Security Agenc...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 11th, 2013
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Somalia has better Internet and mobile services than Ethiopia by Dula Abdu Eric Schmidt, Google Chairman’s travel to North Korea to prod the regime about the importance of Internet access and technology is commendable; however Ethiopia, a U.S. ally has avoided such criticism and scrutiny despite subj...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 30th, 2012
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By Zeke Endris, tigraionline The uprisings in Egypt and Tunisia gave a sudden hope to the self-appointed western Human Rights entrepreneurs and their local benefactors who have long been calling for a regime-change in Ethiopia. These elements had become desperate, especially after the peaceful electi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 20th, 2012
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Thisday The absence of an enabling legislation on Nigeria’s cyberspace has continued to increase concerns over online safety, dwindling consumer confidence in e-commerce and other online financial transactions, writes Amaka Eze Now that the internet has gone fully commercial, affordable and mos...
By benim
In Facts about Africa
Oct 15th, 2010
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Benin, formerly known as Dahomey, is one of Africa’s most stable democracies. It boasts a proliferation of political parties and a strong civil society. On the economic side, however, the picture is less bright – Benin is severely underdeveloped, and corruption is rife. Overview BeninR...