Career Moves

ContinuitySA’s Willem Olivier scoops BCI award

Willem Olivier, GM: ContinuityAfrica, has been named Continuity and Resilience Industry Personality of the Year for 2019.


No retrenchments at Uber SA

The layoffs at the ride-hailing company’s US arm will not affect Uber’s South African operations, says its local spokesperson.


Cisco taps insider to run local operations

The technology company announces the appointment of Garsen Naidu, who takes over as country manager of SA. 


Jack Ma provides valuable lessons for Africa’s ICT leaders

Jack Ma retired yesterday, leaving the Alibaba building after two decades. Analysts say African entrepreneurs and ICT leaders should emulate his career and vision.

10 Sep

MTN makes sweeping leadership changes across Africa

The mobile operator announces CEO changes in Zambia, Rwanda and Cote d’Ivoire.


Public invited to nominate ICASA councillors

Parliament’s communications committee invites South Africans to nominate suitable candidates to fill five vacancies at the ICASA council.

10 Sep

Jack Ma steps down as Alibaba chairman

After two decades building Alibaba into a $460 billion business, the Chinese businessman is now pivoting full time to philanthropy.


CA Southern Africa makes two key appointments

The software company names Andrea Lodolo chief operations officer, and Michael Brink chief technology officer.


Hybrid learning in Africa

Hybrid VILT learning is ideal for the African market as people in various locations can take part in diverse online training classes at convenient times.


#TrainTourHack postponed due to lack of funds

A hackathon focused on disrupting the tourism sector was do to start on 5 September.


South African ICT policy expert joins ICANN

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers appoints Mandla Msimang as one of its board of directors.