SITA seeks answers from Micro Focus over R364m disputed tender
The government agency calls in the UK-based software provider to explain the reasons behind the termination of a R364 million IT contract.
Eyebrows raised over Kekana’s role in R300m tender
The deputy communications and digital technologies minister's name has been dragged into a dispute over a R300 million IT tender, Sunday Times reports.
Kekana calls on women to take up ownership in WOAN
The SA Women in ICT Forum launches “Lift As We Rise” series, with deputy minister Pinky Kekana encouraging women to hold equity in the wholesale open access network.
SA’s digital transformation success hinges on people
Deputy comms minister Pinky Kekana challenges local industries to prepare for Industry 4.0, with skills, job creation and gender equality key to success.
Tech to enable empowerment for SA women, says Kekana
Deputy minister Pinky Kekana stresses the need for women in tech, advocating for partnerships to help remedy the imbalance of women representation in the sector.
New SA data centres expected to be job creation machines
The new Microsoft Azure data centres, combined with Huawei Cloud and the imminent Amazon Web Services centres, are expected to create thousands of jobs in SA’s ICT sector.
Comms ministry finds stability in Ndabeni-Abrahams
The ICT industry lauds the decision to retain minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams in her post, noting it signals much-needed continuity in a department characterised by leadership instability.