Alan Knott-Craig
2:30
Yesterday

Exclusive: HeroTel expands to the Free State

HeroTel expands into the Free State for the first time with the acquisition of Ntelecom in Bloemfontein.

4:00

Etion's Teddy Daka named IT Personality of the Year 2018

Daka, CEO of JSE AltX-listed Etion, is the 40th winner of the prestigious IT Personality of the Year title.

3:00
Oct 22, 2018

HeroTel gains access to licensed spectrum with new acquisition

HeroTel and its ISPs will now have access to licensed spectrum because of the acquisition of VO Connect.

2:10
Sep 11, 2018

HeroTel makes 30th acquisition, eyes more

The acquisitive company snaps up Radioactive Telecommunications, a Hoedspruit-based wireless Internet service provider.

2:20

Nominations open for 2018 IITPSA President's Awards

Now in its 40th year, the awards recognise SA's leading CIOs and IT personalities at the ICT industry's premier gala event.

2:30
Jul 9, 2018

HeroTel's acquisitive trail continues

The group makes its 29th acquisition, buying 100% of Koshcom, a North-West wireless Internet service provider.

4:10
Jun 4, 2018

HeroTel expands VOIP offering with acquisition

The group's 28th acquisition is of VTN Communications, a national provider of voice over Internet Protocol and private automatic branch exchange systems.

3:30
May 24, 2018

HeroTel buys another North West WISP

HeroTel makes its 27th WISP acquisition, buying True Communications to boost its coverage in the North West province.

2:00
Nov 30, 2017

HeroTel acquires Safricom

The group strengthens its fibre presence with the acquisition of Safricom North West.

2:30
Nov 14, 2017

HeroTel expands Eastern Cape footprint

HeroTel consolidates its position in the Eastern Cape and extends its rural coverage with the acquisition of Queenstown-based LCom Communications.

2:20
Nov 13, 2017

Namola app now available nationally

Following a successful pilot phase in Gauteng, the safety and security app Namola is now available in other provinces.

3:30
Oct 19, 2017

HeroTel acquires CT's biggest WISP

The group buys Cape Town's Sonic Telecoms, helping to close the coverage gaps it had in the Mother City.