COVID-19 sees increased demand for digital cyber security services. Here’s why

Uptake of cyber security solutions saw a threefold growth globally and on the continent, major markets such as Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa also saw a more than 50 per cent bump in uptake of their services a situation attributed to the COVID-19 pandemic and lock-down measures that encouraged working from home. Maeson Mahery, Chief Solutions Director at LawTrust joins CNBC Africa for more.

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