The Staff, 4/12/2018
Reshaad Sha, the former head of IoT specialist SqwidNet, has been named as the new CEO of Liquid Telecom South Africa, efffective June 1, 2018.
The Staff, 3/28/2018
Safaricom and Vodafone are collaborating on the development of an IoT solution designed to help Kenyan athletes complete a marathon in less than two hours, almost three minutes faster than the current world record.
PRESS RELEASE, 3/23/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- MIDRAND, South Africa -- Rapid urbanisation across the continent is having an effect on water demands and it is estimated that by the year 2030, the world will need 40% more water than its current accessible, reliable supply.
Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 3/20/2018
The sale of Nigerian mobile operator 9mobile is turning into a circus and the main loser is the mobile operator itself.
The Staff, 3/9/2018
Orange has appointed Alioune Ndiaye, former head of the operator's Sonatel (Orange Senegal) subsidiary, as the new Chief Executive Officer of its Middle East and Africa business.
Connecting Africa, 3/1/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- PARIS -- The call for applications for the 8th Orange (www.Orange.com) Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East opens today and will run through 31 May 2018, under the "Orange Social Venture Prize" section on the http://EntrepreneurClub.orange.com/en.
Mariam Abdullahi, Telco Industry Lead, SAP Africa, 2/14/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- NAIROBI -- No industry will remain undisrupted in 2018 and the years to come. But for African telco providers, who have feasted on near-uninterrupted subscriber and revenue growth over the past two decades, the need to adapt is paramount. In a market where the average business lifespan is 12 years (compared to 25 years in the last two ...
The Staff, 1/12/2018
Chinese technology giant Huawei is building a substantial 18-building campus in Johannesburg to house its various operations and is investing US$100 million to ensure it has all the facilities it needs for its various divisions, projects, partners and customers.
Guy Zibi, Managing Director, Xalam Analytics, 1/10/2018
Last November, the South African government approved the Electronics Communications Amendment (ECA) Bill, kicking off the process to update the governing law for the country's information and communications technology (ICT) sector.
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