IT in Government
4:30
Wednesday

Global policy to spur 2019 digital innovation trends

Implementation of global government policies will stimulate developments in passenger drone services, facial recognition systems and biodegradable products.

2:50

Criminals dampen Gauteng's smart school efforts

The Gauteng Department of Education struggles to fend off theft at a newly-opened smart school, as thieves make off with tablets, laptops and smart boards.

2:00

Fraudsters use social media to target SASSA beneficiaries

The agency warns that a fake ad is making the rounds on Facebook, claiming to sell the new modernised social grant payment cards.

3:30

SANSA earns global recognition

The local space agency is named one of the providers of space weather information for the aviation sector.

5:40

ANC promises to bolster tech innovation

The ruling party outlines steps to advance SA's innovation, and promises to create a legal and regulatory framework for the promotion of innovation.

5:40

Politicians get involved in 'Please Call Me' drama

Comms minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has involved herself in the 'Please Call Me' saga, telling Vodacom to 'shut up' and `do the right thing'.

3:40

Free State digital migration moves to February

The communications ministry pushes the province's switch-over to digital TV to next month, to accommodate residents still to register for government-subsidised decoders.

3:10

GDE opens R105m smart primary school

The provincial department of education opens another ICT-ready school to improve education and skills development.

2:20

Final POPI regulations published

The Information Regulator has published the final Protection of Personal Information regulations.

2:00

Gauteng scrambles to place 17 000 learners

With schools set to open tomorrow, thousands of grades one and eight learners are still waiting for placements.

2:00

Regulator cautions public over crypto trading in Kenya

Kenya's Capital Markets Authority has issued a cautionary statement over KeniCoin crypto tokens trading in the country.