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#PleaseCallMe Movement calls for Vodacom boycott

South Africa: PleaseCallMe Movement calls for Vodacom boycott

The ANC and PleaseCallMe Movement are calling on members to boycott Vodacom, cancel contracts and port their numbers to a different network.

Huawei faces criminal charges in US, denies violations

Huawei faces criminal charges in US, denies violations

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou faces bank fraud and wire fraud charges in the US.

Huawei CFO out on bail; Trump might intervene

Huawei CFO out on bail; Trump might intervene

Canadian court grants Meng Wanzhou bail; but president Donald Trump says he might intervene in arrest of the Chinese executive.

Naspers no longer needs cash from 'risky' MultiChoice

Naspers no longer needs cash from 'risky' MultiChoice

MultiChoice says it now competes directly with other video entertainment services and licensees.

Canadian court weighs bail for jailed CFO of China's Huawei

Canadian court weighs bail for jailed CFO of China's Huawei

The judge wants to hear will take responsibility for Meng's actions if she is released.

Cameroon's Camtel sacks staff

Cameroon's Camtel sacks staff

GM understood to have initiated an audit to investigate HR issues, including fake certification and fraud.

Govt takes Safaricom to task over M-Pesa outage

Govt takes Safaricom to task over M-Pesa outage

ICT Cabinet Secretary orders a probe to investigate the matter.

Microsoft SA announced new MD

Microsoft SA announced new MD

Microsoft South Africa's MD Zoaib Hoosen has resigned and will be replaced by Lillian Barnard.

US Huawei probe includes bank fraud accusations

US Huawei probe includes bank fraud accusations

Huawei's CFO was reportedly arrested as part of a US investigation into an alleged scheme to use the global banking system to evade US sanctions against Iran.

White House mulls executive order to bar Huawei, ZTE purchases

White House mulls executive order to bar Huawei, ZTE purchases

President Donald Trump considering an executive order in the new year that would bar US companies from using telecoms equipment made by China's Huawei and ZTE.

Huawei founder's daughter arrested on US request

Huawei founder's daughter arrested on US request

The shock arrest deals a blow to hopes of an easing of Sino-US trade tensions and rocks global stock markets.