Rabelani Dagada
Mar 9, 2016

Cyber regulation: a better approach

It makes more sense to ensure existing legislation is enforced rather than to introduce another law to address cyber crime.

Jan 26, 2016

Anti-competitive behaviour leaves scars

The 1996 Telecommunications Act gave Telkom an exclusive fixed-line licence, and consumers continue to pay for this poor policy.

Nov 11, 2015

A shopper's paradise

SA can drive the adoption of e-commerce by embarking on deregulation regarding the use of mobile money.

Feb 10, 2015

Mobile money stalls in SA

What are the factors that will influence the uptake of mobile in South African banking?

Oct 14, 2014

Prevention better than cure

Banks spend billions of rands on customer education, training users to prevent them from becoming victims.

Oct 7, 2014

Local banks fight back

South African banks have teams of information security specialists who work to eradicate cyber crime.

Sep 30, 2014

Digital banking bandits abound

Skimming and SIM card swapping are only two in a list of crimes perpetrated by banking fraudsters.

Sep 23, 2014

Risk versus reward

Internet banking brought convenience to South African subscribers, but also added risk.


ICT's role in a developmental state

Technology initiatives are needed to add value to the economic development of the country.

Jun 11, 2014

DFIs to the rescue

The role of development finance institutions is crucial in the roll-out of ICT infrastructure.

Apr 1, 2014

Getting around the anti-infrastructure law

The law is a stumbling block to the deployment of ICT infrastructure by the provincial government.


Africa is the future

The second-largest continent will have more than three billion people by 2050.

Rabelani Dagada
fellow at the South African Institute of Race Relations.

Rabelani Dagada is a fellow at the South African Institute of Race Relations. He holds a master’s of computer-based education from the Rand Afrikaans University, a master’s of commerce in information systems from the University of the Witwatersrand, and a PhD in information systems from the University of South Africa. He is on Twitter: Rabelani_Dagada