NTT Data targets Africa with LEO satellite services

The company, formerly known as Dimension Data, offers low-earth orbit satellite services to provide high-speed, low-latency connectivity.


Monetising 5G: Telcos grapple with revenue challenges

Telcos must adopt a multifaceted approach that encompasses both technological innovation and strategic partnerships, says Matone Ditlhake, CEO of Corridor Africa.

Seacom3 Jun

Seacom restores connectivity on East Africa cable

The physical repair of the subsea cable was completed on 31 May, before the process to restore and test individual services was completed.


Telco industry body calls for industry-driven 2G, 3G sunsetting

The Association of Comms and Technology advocates for less stringent government deadlines, as the state eyes December 2027 as shutdown for 2G and 3G.


Dropping foldables pricing sees shipments steadily rise

Global shipments of foldable phones are expected to reach 17.8 million units in 2024, as prices decline, says TrendForce.


ICASA readies call termination rate hearings

The telecoms regulator will host hybrid public hearings on the draft amendments to the Call Termination Regulations, on 13 June.


New policy allows spectrum trading, subletting

Through the revised spectrum policy, government aims to advance long-term public interest in the use of spectrum as a finite natural resource.

FPB30 May

FPB finds fake news, misinformation amid electioneering

An FPB report finds references and engagement with misinformation, disinformation and fake news peaked ahead of the local elections.


Communications ministry salutes Paratus Botswana BKF route

A total of 840kms of fibre was laid between the Namibian border and Lobatse, and was activated last month.


DAC Systems helps companies unlock full capabilities of Microsoft Teams

DAC Systems offers guidance on the deployment, training and management of Microsoft Teams tailored to the specific needs of each company.


Are your Microsoft Teams calls compliant?

Regulatory compliance is non-negotiable in the hybrid world of work.


Africa ready for broader ICT collab, says minister

Comms minister Mondli Gungubele urges collaboration among African countries, to build a collective future in the digital era.