Vodacom makes mega fibre move with CIVH fibre assets
The telco will now hold a co-controlling 30% equity in a newly-formed fibre entity and has the option to acquire an additional 10% stake.
Frogfoot pilots WiFi-only fibre solution
If successful, the open-access infrastructure provider says it will expand the concept across its entire network countrywide.
Frogfoot buys Link Africa’s fibre network in WCape
The acquisition increases the number of homes passed by Frogfoot to 312 000 and cements its position as the third-largest fibre network operator in SA.
Women-led start-up wants share in fibre land grab
Terabit Technologies sets its sights on Africa’s fattening fibre market, with plans to expand operations to the rest of the continent.
Vodacom ramps up fibre plans, signalling multibillion investment
The multibillion-rand fibre investment plan is part of the company’s strategic direction of diversifying revenues from its mobile business.
Herotel positions to become national fibre player
Although the operator has announced compelling fibre prices, analysts say its footprint remains small, fragmented and mainly outside the main urban centres of the country.
Vox gets funding boost from Investec in fibre push
The investment and wealth management firm provides Vox with access to debt facilities to fund its fibre rollout plans.
Telkom ropes in Frogfoot in fibre push
The company brings Frogfoot – SA’s third largest fibre-to-the-home provider – on board as a third-party fibre network operator.
BitCo connects to Frogfoot’s home fibre network
The Internet service provider officially launches its fibre-to-the-home services on the Frogfoot home fibre network.
MTN boosts COVID-19 relief as SA gradually returns to work
The company announces an expanded relief package, ranging from ICT equipment to food parcels, as a significant number of businesses resume trading today.
Openserve joins Vumatel, Frogfoot in data speed upgrades
Telkom’s wholesale unit upgrades fibre and DSL data speeds for a three-month period, following in the footsteps of its competitors.