The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) has provided financial support to the National Defense College for training on cyber security and national security.
The training began on the 4th of December and there are three phases of the training that will end on the 15th of December 2023.
Speaking on behalf of MACRA’s Director General, Head of Malawi Computer Emergency Response Team (mwCERT) Christopher Banda emphasized the need to equip the masses with the necessary tools and knowledge to ensure that they are safe and secure when using cyberspace for both personal and professional purposes.
The training has drawn 70 participants from the Malawi Defense Force, Immigration, Ministry of Information, and other government departments
From Left to right MDF Commander Dr. Paul Valentino Phiri, Principal Secretary of Defence Erica Maganga, Head of mwCert Mr. Christopher Banda and one of the Military officers.