Limpopo teen invents alert device for GBV, human trafficking victims
Sixteen-year-old Bohlale Mphahlele develops a prototype for a device she hopes will help curb gender-based violence and human trafficking in SA.
$428bn investment needed to connect all of humanity
Some R7.1 trillion is required to connect nearly half of the world’s population that has never used the Internet, estimates an International Telecommunication Union study.
Government has high hopes for SITA’s reconfiguration
The State IT Agency’s reconfiguration process aims to position it beyond being a government procurement arm, says minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams.
Call to download COVID-19 alert app as restrictions ease
President Cyril Ramaphosa urges citizens to download the COVID Alert SA app to help government identify and contain outbreaks before they spread further.
Ndabeni-Abrahams says digital migration target still within reach
Even though history shows otherwise, minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams says government is committed to the March 2021 digital migration deadline.
UIF looks to updated databases to strengthen payment controls
The Unemployment Insurance Fund partners with other government entities to create an updated database for Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme payments.
Huawei eyes 2021 release of HarmonyOS-powered smartphones
The Chinese technology giant readies to rollout smartphones that run with its rival operating system, amid ongoing restrictions.