African businesses reported a loss of 3.5 billion from 2 billion US dollars due to Cybercrime. The hardest hit was in Nigeria with losses of almost 650 million US dollars followed by Kenya with 210 million and Tanzania with 99 million. As companies continue to digitally transform, so does their exposure to threats within cyberspace. … Read more
This Alliance Chapter will focus on building a decision making and decision influencing community focused on impacting the ICT and Information Security division of enterprises and upper mid-market organizations within the Nigeria region. Their areas of focus include a benchmarking strategy for learning People, Process and Technology and “Community is Shaping” is the theme for … Read more
Nigeria Cybersecurity Conference (NaijaSecCon) is Nigeria’s first of its kind 100% yearly technical Cybersecurity Conference that uniquely merges information about the latest and applicable threats from a Nigerian context with live technical demonstrations and hands-on workshops. NaijaSecCon’s first edition took place in Lagos on May 4, 2017 and was considered as the most prestigious technical … Read more
Securex is one of the leading exhibition brands for the industry right across the continent with events in West, East and South Africa. It is a trusted platform for security experts to network with their peers and showcases new technology and services. In having three exhibitions in the ‘corners’ of Africa, it allows companies to … Read more
The digital banking landscape in Nigeria is expected to transform the country to Africa’s fintech hub. In line with Central Bank of Nigeria’s Vision 2020 goal of being among the top 20 economies, the Government has initiated the cashless Nigeria policy, which promotes innovative payments and banking systems, driving change in consumer patterns, growing mobile … Read more
BSides Lagos is a regional security conference. This third edition promises to be hilarious. BSides Lagos operates under the umbrella principles of Security B-Sides a large community project within the information security. We the organizers are very happy to be part of the epoch-making event.
Cyber Secure Nigeria 2018 will focus on the ‘core’ aspects of cyber security. We are currently calling for papers from prospective speakers. The Call for Papers invites submissions that will increase understanding of the most critical cyber security issues in our digitally connected world.
Nigeria is Africa’s biggest economy and its largest city, Lagos. Lagos is a thriving metropolis with a booming tech scene. When selecting a location for Blockchain Africa, Lagos was the ideal location. Bitcoin and Blockchain have a wide adoption here and there are many exchanges, telecomms, banks and other large firms getting involved. The Blockchain … Read more
Nigeria Cybersecurity Conference (NaijaSecCon) is Nigeria’s first of its kind 100% technical Cyber security Conference that uniquely merges information about relevant threats from a Nigerian context with live technical demonstrations and hands-on workshops. The 2017 maiden edition was the largest gathering of Information Security practitioners, enthusiasts, evangelists, penetration testers, crypto-crackers, reverse-engineers, digital forensics analysts, and … Read more
The West African Cyber Security Summit is a one-day conference co-located alongside Securex West Africa 2017. See key industry experts take to the stage as they host specialist sessions and panel discussions around the West African cybersecurity industry. 2017’s event brought together over 80 senior members and stakeholders from the private and public sector to … Read more
If you live and work in Lagos then we’d certainly encourage you to visit this event. Many BSides events are free.
NaijaSecCon is Nigeria’s first of its kind 100% technical Cyber security Conference that uniquely merges information about relevant threats from a Nigerian context with live technical demonstrations and hands-on workshops. The 2017 maiden edition of the Nigeria Cybersecurity Conference (NaijaSecCon17) is poised to be one of the first ever gatherings of Information Security practitioners, enthusiasts, … Read more
IDC’s IT Security Roadshow 2017 will offer expert advice on establishing a seamlessly secure enterprise that utilizes a cutting-edge security roadmap as the foundation for delivering true digital transformation.
Tthe CyberXchange Conference is an annual event series designed to shine a spotlight on new and emerging technology that is transforming the ways that we do business in West Africa. Two full days of programming at the CyberXchange 2016 will seek to identify the key trends and technologies in Cyber Security — emerging from diverse … Read more
The CyberXchange Conference is an annual event series designed to shine a spotlight on new and emerging technology that is transforming the ways that we do business in West Africa. Two full days of programming at the CyberXchange 2016 will seek to identify the key trends and technologies in Cyber Security — emerging from diverse … Read more
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The oil and gas market in West Africa is experiencing a period of significant growth in recent decades, however it is also a region plagued by serious security challenges. As the global demand for energy supplies continues to increase and more emphasis is placed on African natural resources, it is crucial for all relevant actors … Read more