MTN Rwanda gets green light to list on stock exchange
COJ joins online radio airwaves
The City of Johannesburg introduces its online radio station Joburg Pulse, which it says will be a platform to raise service delivery concerns directly with the city.
Spectrum policy flaws ‘will alienate millions of South Africans’
The spectrum policy is impaired by fundamental failures, which will rob millions of South Africans of crucial digital services, says the Free Market Foundation.
Ethiopia sets new date for telecoms licences bids
The deadline has now been shifted from 5 March 2021 to 26 April 2021, as the country opens up its telecommunications industry to private investment.
How SA’s average 1GB mobile data price compares with the world
The country still ranks among the bottom half of countries with the world’s most expensive mobile data prices, according to a new report.
CommScope appoints Datanet as a RUCKUS Networking distributor in SA
Datanet will distribute Ethernet switches, RUCKUS Cloud and network controllers to the local market.
Blow to MTN staffers accusing execs of swindling them of millions
The High Court removes the case in which the employees were accusing the company’s senior execs of swindling millions of empowerment shares.
IEC outlines tech innovation in run-up to elections
The Independent Electoral Commission tells Parliament that new tech devices and systems are being prepared ahead of this year’s local government elections.
Nokia refreshes phone line-up with six new phones
HMD Global unveils new devices across the Nokia X, G and C series range, as it faces fierce competition from Huawei and Samsung.
MTN Nigeria ropes in fintech partners after banking furore
The operator forges new partnerships in response to the recent disruption to its banking channels which rendered airtime and other services temporarily unavailable.
ICASA, US regulator FCC sign collaboration agreement
The Independent Communications Authority of SA and Federal Communications Commission sign an MOU to intensify relations between them and share ideas.
Rectron, Newland ID lock in distribution deal
The local ICT distributor adds Newland ID, a manufacturer of barcode scanners, to its distribution network.