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OA News: May 29 – June 3, 2012

June 3, 2012  »  NewsNo Comment

This week’s top information and communications technology news comes from 23+ nations.

Benin

Cameroon

Central African Republic

Congo

DRC

Egypt

Ethiopia

  • Ethiopian Telecommunication Corporation has deployed or begun testing Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) of all Internet traffic. The news (from Tor) comes as little surprise:
    Ethiopia Introduces Deep Packet Inspection {The Tor Blog}

Gabon

Ghana

Kenya

Libya

Malawi

Mali

  • Since Islamist rebels and Tuaregs took over northern Mali, the internet has provided a place for the youth to congregate:
    ‘Til Death!’ Say North Youth {AllAfrica}

Mauritius

Morocco

Namibia

  • The new product is enabled through the official commissioning of the West Africa Cable System (WACS):
    Faster Internet Link Unveiled {AllAfrica}

Nigeria

North Africa

Rwanda

South Africa

South Sudan

Tanzania

Uganda

West Africa

Zimbabwe

General