Target connectivity first, then 4IR ambition - Vodacom

Africa's 4IR
priorities

Vodacom exec stresses
need for connectivity.


Wednesday, Nov 20th

Nigeria secures US$100-milllion loan to increase broadband rollout

Nigeria secures US$100-million loan to increase broadband rollout

Fund will be used to deploy solar-powered telecommunication sites, according to officials.

Airtel debuts 4G LTE in Niger republic

Airtel debuts 4G LTE in Niger republic

West African country the first where the company's 4G is immediately available nationally.

Dark Fibre Africa talks 5G opportunity

Dark Fibre Africa talks 5G opportunity

5G’s required fibre densification is positive news for infrastructure players like Dark Fibre Africa.

Telekom Networks Malawi banks on multi-million dollar network investment

Telekom Networks Malawi banks on multi-million dollar network investment

Telco looks to entrench its local position with continued investment in 3G and 4G network infrastructure.

MainOne launches N25-billion Digital Lagos campaign

MainOne launches N25-billion Digital Lagos campaign

Company spearheads 'Broadband for All' initiative in conjunction with Lagos State Government.

Liquid spearheads South Sudan's first fibre network

Liquid spearheads South Sudan's first fibre network

Country connected to 'One Africa' broadband network.

Tech duo push for 'single digital Africa'

Tech duo push for 'single digital Africa'

Tata Communications, ADS alliance explains first phase of inter-border connectivity strategy.

Seacom to explore fibre opportunity in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda

Seacom to explore fibre opportunity in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda

US trade agency awards company grant to evaluate East Africa market.

Vodacom, MTN head-to-head subscriber race intensifies

Vodacom, MTN head-to-head subscriber race intensifies

As SA's two biggest mobile operators continue to attract customers, ITWeb drills into the rise and fall of their subscriber numbers over the past year.

Kenya to invest US$59-million in DARE submarine cable system

Kenya to invest US$59-million in DARE submarine cable system

East African country connects to fifth such system in a bid to boost its data capacity.

Egypt's Etisalat Misr budgets US$167-million for network upgrade

Egypt's Etisalat Misr budgets US$167-million for network upgrade

Modernisation project to facilitate 4G growth, 5G plans and IOT roll out.