Malema casts doubt on Ramaphosa’s spectrum auction plans
The Economic Freedom Fighters bemoans the lack of progress in allocating spectrum, warning that if corruption influences the process, data costs will remain high.
Spectrum frustration as Vodacom cautions against delays
The telco says it welcomes the progress made so far in the allocation of spectrum, but further delays will be detrimental to consumers.
Vodacom advances towards becoming a ‘techco’
The JSE-listed company is evolving from being just a telco into a technology company, says CEO Shameel Joosub.
Data boom carries Vodacom in half-year results
The telco posts blowout half-year results, buoyed by double-digit data usage growth and higher customer demand for smart devices due to the lockdown.
Please Call Me inventor accuses Vodacom of falsifying info
The mobile operator insists it doesn’t have all the financial records required to determine the full amount generated via the Please Call Me product.
Vodacom taps Nedbank for group CFO
The mobile operator appoints former Nedbank exec Raisibe Morathi as its new group chief financial officer, effective 1 November 2020.
SA must be tech-driven, says president as he receives 4IR blueprint
President Cyril Ramaphosa welcomes the recommendations in the report of the presidential commission on the fourth industrial revolution.
Lockdown data demand boosts Vodacom’s Q1 revenue
The mobile operator benefits from strong growth in SA, with customer demand increasing during the lockdown period.
Makate says Vodacom trying to out-litigate him through costs
Nkosana Makate, inventor of the Please Call Me service, accuses Vodacom of negotiating in bad faith on fair value in compensation due to him.
Vodacom, Alipay collaborate on SA fintech solutions
The telco says it is ready to launch mobile solutions for consumers and merchants through a partnership with the global Chinese company.
Please Call Me battle lingers on despite court victory
The battle for compensation between Nkosana Makate and Vodacom may not be over yet, despite the former scoring another court victory yesterday.