TIDAL Announces Partnership with MTN Nigeria

NEW YORK, Sept. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Global music and entertainment streaming platform, TIDAL, and leading ICT Company, MTN Nigeria have announced a partnership that enables MTN subscribers to receive free 30-day access to TIDAL. The membership includes high-quality music, videos, concerts, interviews, and more from top artists across the globe. For details on how to redeem the offer, […]

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In COVID-19 Migration Surge, Africans Take a More Dangerous Route

MADRID – The shaky video taken with a mobile phone shows sunbathers on a beach in Gran Canaria gazing out to sea at the boat heads to land. A coast guard vessel, Salvamar Menkalinan, races to reach the 49 migrants crammed into one fragile boat. Meanwhile, tourists amuse themselves on jet-skis. Two very different worlds collide as African migrants get their first sight of the Europe they have risked their lives to reach. Once, these precarious dinghies were a rare sight in the Canary Islands. Now they are an almost…

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US Sanctions ICC Prosecutor Bensouda 

WASHINGTON – The United States on Wednesday announced sanctions against the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda.    The 59-year-old Bensouda, a Gambian national, had angered the Trump administration by opening an investigation into crimes allegedly committed by American soldiers in Afghanistan.    During a briefing Wednesday at the State Department, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced sanctions against Bensouda, adding that any individual or entity who materially assisted her also would be subject to sanctions.    In June, U.S. President Donald Trump issued an executive order authorizing…

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Cameroon Says Conflict Destroying Anglophone Regions’ Economies

YAOUNDE – Cameroon says the economies of its troubled English-speaking western regions are collapsing as a result of the country’s four-year separatist conflict.  Officials say the ongoing fighting has made tax revenues in the English-speaking Northwest region drop from $800,000 annually to just $1,000 last year. The lack of government funds has had devastating effects on the region.  Fotso Dominique, the most senior government economic official in the English-speaking Northwest region, says separatist fighters have succeeded in chasing customs and tax officials from almost all crossing points along the border…

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La première norme internationale pour le système de photographie informatique sur les appareils mobiles proposée par TRANSSION a été lancée

HONG KONG, 2 septembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Lors de l’Union Internationale des Télécommunications SG16 (ITU-T SG16) qui s’est tenue du 22 juin au 3 juillet 2020, la proposition «Mobile Device Computing Photography System Reference Architecture» soumise par TRANSSION Holdings (société mère de TECNO) a été approuvée avec succès. Cela a marqué le lancement officiel de […]

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The first International Standard for Mobile Device Computing Photography System Proposed by TRANSSION Kicked Off

HONG KONG, Sept. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — At the International Telecommunication Union SG16 (ITU-T SG16) held from 22nd June to 3rd July 2020, the “Mobile Device Computing Photography System Reference Architecture” proposal submitted by TRANSSION Holdings (TECNO’S parent company) was successfully approved. This marked the official launch of the standardization of terminal computing photography, which will be carried out according to […]

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