Simnikiwe Mzekandaba
3:30

Why ICASA can't fire Rubben Mohlaloga

The disgraced chairperson remains on the regulatory authority's payroll, as the final decision to remove him from his post rests with the National Assembly.

6:00

Top ICT tips for Mboweni's budget

Although Eskom is expected to dominate Tito Mboweni's budget, the ICT sector shares its thoughts on where the finance minister should turn his focus.

5:00
Yesterday

UKZN rocket readies for lift off

The University of KwaZulu-Natal prepares to test-launch a sounding rocket in the Western Cape.

3:10
Thursday

Elections 2019 to be tough on ICT market

It is predicted the elections will pose many challenges for SA's ICT environment this year, as organisations tread with caution in an uncertain political environment.

6:50
Wednesday

South Africa's 5G reality revealed

Despite the hype around the deployment of 5G in 2019, 3G remains the present reality for SA.

3:30

Spike in SA's ICT jobs

ICT-related jobs feature in the top five South African sectors looking for new talent recruits.

4:10
8 Feb

Govt eyes digital revolution in education

The state looks to overhaul the education system so that young South Africans are prepared for the fourth industrial revolution.

3:50
7 Feb

#SONA2019: Spectrum allocation, digital skills take priority

President Cyril Ramaphosa promises swift action on policy direction for spectrum licensing, adding that the education system will undergo a digital overhaul.

7:30

What the ICT sector wants to hear from #SONA2019

Ahead of tonight's address, ICT sector stakeholders reveal key focus areas where president Cyril Ramaphosa needs to pump up speed.

2:50
6 Feb

AI, data science studio to help mining companies

Accenture will open an applied intelligence studio to develop the latest digital solutions to help local mining companies solve their analytical problems.

6:20

Online slots for driver's licence few and far between

Despite an online driving licence booking service, some Gauteng motorists are growing frustrated with the process to renew their driver's licences.

4:00
31 Jan

Huawei eyes top spot in SA's smartphone market

The Chinese telecoms giant sees itself displacing Samsung as the number one smartphone provider in the next year or so.

Simnikiwe Mzekandaba
IT in government editor

Simnikiwe Mzekandaba is the IT in government editor at ITWeb. She reports on tech initiatives, policies and digital transformation strategies in government, banking and education. She holds an Honours degree in Journalism from Rhodes University. Behind that smile, she is plotting how best to get government officials to respond to her emails before deadline :)