Internet New - In Brief:


- The Association of African Universities (AAU) and the International Multilateral Partnership Against Cyber Threats (IMPACT) have signed a MoU aiming at establishing a strategic alliance, to promote cooperation and the advancement of research, academic and educational exchanges between the Parties. - The Libyan International Telecommunications Company (LITC) is about to sign connectivity agreements with Telecom exhibition (Taqniya Exop) regarding the upgrade of the existing bilateral cable with Italy from 2.5G to 40G and OTEGlobe to land a cable wholly owned by LITC (The Libyan International Telecommunications Company) in Chania/Crete and a backhaul agreement from Chania to the major European PoPs. - Commercial production of oil in Ghana’s Jubilee oil field is set to begin in December 2010, and MTN Ghana is already exploring the possibilities of providing an offshore broadband network for the oil sector.