Inclusive economic recovery requires connected citizens
South Africa desperately needs to up its connectivity for citizens to engage in other forms of economic activity, stresses Broadband Infraco CEO Andrew Matseke.
Call for Broadband Infraco board nominations
Communications minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams invites the public to nominate suitable candidates to serve on the board of Broadband Infraco.
Analogue switch-off to improve fiscus, bring SABC financial relief
Signal distributor Sentech says the national analogue switch-off will give the SABC significant cost reduction benefits, realising R130 million in savings.
Broadband Infraco, Sentech merger advances
Communications minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams confirms the business case to merge Broadband Infraco and Sentech has been finalised.
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.
Pietermaritzburg communities switch on to free WiFi
The JL Dube Broadband project turns six locations in KwaZulu-Natal’s Pietermaritzburg into free WiFi zones.
Broadband Infraco adds capability to monitor WACS
Analysts laud the state-owned entity’s decision to add undersea cable monitoring as part of its new service offerings.
Lobby group wants black firms to be priority in TV white space
The Progressive Blacks in ICT calls upon government to release the TV white space to black players within three months.
Innovation, 4IR can help Africa rise from COVID-19 pandemic
Wearing dual hats at the Pan African Chamber of Commerce and Broadband Infraco, Phumza Dyani sees innovation as the catalyst to Africa’s economic growth.
Broadband Infraco exec joins Pan African Chamber of Commerce
Phumza Dyani, chief marketing and sales officer at Broadband Infraco, is appointed as chief innovation officer at the Pan African Chamber of Commerce.
Broadband Infraco, ItakaneICT enable cashless payment services
The state-owned backhaul connectivity provider enters into a partnership with ItakaneICT to facilitate cashless money services in rural and disadvantaged communities.