Former SAP executive readies to roll with Check Point in Africa

Checking out
Africa's security

Former SAP exec to lead Check Point Africa.

Sunday, Aug 25th

Global 5G infrastructure revenue to hit US$4.2-billion in 2020

Global 5G infrastructure revenue to hit US$4.2-billion in 2020

Gartner research says 7% of communications service providers have deployed 5G technology in their networks.

Telecom Egypt, Huawei pen next-gen digital services deal

Telecom Egypt, Huawei pen next-gen digital services deal

5G, augmented reality and virtual reality services lined up.

MTN's fintech ambitions get Nigerian boost

MTN's fintech ambitions get Nigerian boost

An MTN Nigeria subsidiary receives a licence from the country’s central bank, to provide financial services.

Nigeria's operators keeping mum on 5G

Nigeria's operators keeping mum on 5G

Uncertainty in the market, but industry regulator remains optimistic.

Vodacom Lesotho aims to be best employer for women by 2025

Vodacom Lesotho aims to be best employer for women by 2025

Operator hosts coding camp for 20 girls from the Leribe district.

Paratus Namibia raises capital through rights issue

Paratus Namibia raises capital through rights issue

Capital to support company's ongoing aggressive roll out of telecommunications infrastructure, specifically fibre and 4G LTE.

Vodacom Tanzania backs Tujibebe youth development initiative

Vodacom Tanzania backs Tujibebe youth development initiative

Company partners with global NGO Girl Effect to equip adolescents with skills to establish businesses, manage tech and finances.

Syniverse, China Telecom partner to roll out 4G, IOT in MEA

Syniverse, China Telecom partner to roll out 4G, IOT in MEA

Roll out will involve the deployment of an IPX network.

Wi-Fi tops Gartner's list of wireless tech trends for 2019

Wi-Fi tops Gartner's list of wireless tech trends for 2019

Many areas of wireless innovation will involve immature technologies and may require skills that organisations currently don't possess says Gartner.

Nokia's 5G plans in Nigeria hinge on spectrum policy

Nokia's 5G plans in Nigeria hinge on spectrum policy

Company has embarked on technology awareness drive to secure buy-in of stakeholders, including the country's industry regulator.

Zimbabwe fumes over weekend Econet network outage

Zimbabwe fumes over weekend Econet network outage

Retailers vent after EcoCash platform is also impacted.