A Web of Threats, A World of Potential

A Web of Threats, A World of Potential

As Africa Closes the Digital Divide, It Must Improve Cyber Security ADF STAFF Internet Penetration Internet penetration in Africa lags behind much of the world,…

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Who Defends the Web?

Who Defends the Web?

Militaries are Launching Cyber Commands, but Their Role is Still Being Debated ADF STAFF Throughout history, technological advances and new discoveries have led to military…

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Development Through Digitalization

Development Through Digitalization

Ghana’s Cyber Security Advisor Says the Country is Preparing for the Opportunities and Threats of a Digital World Since 2017, Dr. Albert Antwi-Boasiako has served…

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Threats Abound as Continent Connects

Threats Abound as Continent Connects

With Africa’s Internet Growth Comes More Risks and More Opportunity ADF STAFF  The prospects for crippling cyber attacks are no longer the stuff of science…

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Africa Takes on Cyber Crime

Africa Takes on Cyber Crime

As the continent improves its communications infrastructure, it becomes a bigger target for cyber criminals ADF STAFF Separated by cultures, religions, languages and 8,458 kilometers, Morocco and…

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Competitors and Comrades

Competitors and Comrades

OSMA Shows that Athletic Competition Among Soldiers Can Have a Broad Impact ADF STAFF • Photos by OSMA The Organization of Military Sports in Africa (OSMA)…

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Training for the New Battlefield

Training for the New Battlefield

Simple, Low-Cost Measures Can Put Militaries on Road to Cyber Security ADF STAFF An employee, spending one of countless days in front of a computer…

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Countering the Message

Countering the Message

Stopping online propaganda by extremists takes more than just shutting down the messenger ADF STAFF For years, the blueprint for countering extremist propaganda was straightforward:…

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By the Numbers: Terrorism in Africa

By the Numbers: Terrorism in Africa

Extremist Groups Threaten Security Across the Continent ADF STAFF A United Nations peacekeeping mission battles al-Qaida-linked extremists and others in Mali. The African Union Mission…

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Reclaiming the Digital Terrain

Reclaiming the Digital Terrain

Radical Groups Have Flourished Online. They Can’t Be Silenced, but They Can Be Defeated. ADF STAFF Photos by Reuters When it comes to radical recruitment, the…

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