Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Thursday, Feb 20th

MTN, ZTE showcase Africa's first live 5G video call

MTN, ZTE showcase Africa's first live 5G video call

Spectrum allocation remains a glaring outstanding feature in South Africa's race to 5G commercial rollout.

Liquid Telecom overhauls network, promises more capacity

Liquid Telecom overhauls network, promises more capacity

Privately-owned Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom yesterday divulged details of its new network in Rosebank.

MTN appoints Thato Motlanthe as exec for investor relations

MTN appoints Thato Motlanthe as exec for investor relations

Motlanthe, who will report to CFO Ralph Mupita, joins the mobile operator from Absa Asset Management.

Streamlined site-approval policy crucial to fast-tracking 4IR

Streamlined site-approval policy crucial to fast-tracking 4IR

5G places higher capacity demands on networks says David Chen, vice-president of Huawei Southern Africa.

Crucial step in SKA construction complete

Crucial step in SKA construction complete

A consortium tasked with planning the assembly, integration and verification of the radio telescope has completed its work.

Garsen Naidu appointed to head up Cisco's SA operations

Garsen Naidu appointed to head up Cisco's SA operations

Executive has served most recently as Head of Partner and System Engineering organisations for Sub-Saharan Africa.

Cell C appoints new Chief HR officer

Cell C appoints new Chief HR officer

Juba Mashaba will serve in the position as of 1 June 2019.

ICASA slaps MTN with R5m fine over WhatsApp bundle hike

ICASA slaps MTN with R5m fine over WhatsApp bundle hike

The regulator issues a R5 million fine to MTN for contravening Regulation 9 of the Standard Terms and Conditions, with R2 million suspended for three years.

MTN smart feature phone stuck at customs

MTN smart feature phone stuck at customs

The MTN Smart S will be available in stores as soon as it gets released from SA customs.

SA ranks third in Africa for broadband speed

SA ranks third in Africa for broadband speed

Free State province has the fastest download speed while Durban ranks highest as far as cities are concerned.

Cell C workers protest over bonuses

Cell C workers protest over bonuses

The operator's employees who belong to the Information Communication Technology Union have embarked on industrial action.