Safaricom goes toe-to-toe with banks

Safaricom spars
with banks

Telco launches savings
plan in Kenya.

Thursday, Dec 12th

Altron lands R360-million deal

Altron lands R360-million deal

Company acquires ID security firm Ubusha Tech, effective 1 March 2020.

ZASpace Inc to unite and expand SA’s geospatial ecosystem

ZASpace Inc to unite and expand SA's geospatial ecosystem

ZASpace Inc, SANSA's new industry forum for South Africa's emerging geospatial industry, has been launched.

United Africa Blockchain Association laments FNB's crypto decision

United Africa Blockchain Association laments FNB's crypto decision

Organisation says banks have a role to play as partners to relevant stakeholders in facilitating and promoting emerging financial technologies.

uKheshe, Mastercard target potential 11 million customer base in SA

uKheshe, Mastercard target potential 11 million customer base in SA

Locally developed financial inclusion platform announced collaboration to enable payments through Masterpass.

SA’s Ocular Technologie appointed VAR for Genesys

SA's Ocular Technologies appointed VAR for Genesys

Strong focus on digital transformation and AI, via the PureConnect platform.

Big blow for Vodacom, MTN as CompCom orders data cost cut

Big blow for Vodacom, MTN as CompCom orders data cost cut

The two dominant telcos have been lambasted for having a strong monopoly in the mobile data sector.

Vodacom's CTO Andries Delport calls it quits

Vodacom's CTO Andries Delport calls it quits

After 23 years of service, Delport has resigned to pursue external interests with effect from May 2020.

South Africa: rain, Huawei launch 5G transport network

South Africa: rain, Huawei launch 5G transport network

Deployment in Phase 1 will cover the major regions of Johannesburg and Pretoria.

Africa's start-up ecosystem on the brink of massive growth

Africa's start-up ecosystem on the brink of massive growth

To-date in 2019, over US$1-billion has been raised with 83 deals alone exceeding US$1-million.

Shaw Academy eyes growth in major market South Africa

Shaw Academy eyes growth in major market South Africa

Irish edtech company says Cape Town investment will help it achieve its target of 9 million global users by year-end.

SA's MICT SETA details country's route to 4IR

SA's MICT SETA details country's route to 4IR

Organisation establishes 4IR division and advisory committees to support government's 4IR Commission programmes.