5G adoption moves too slowly to overtake 3G in 2020
Although 2019 will be remembered as the year 5G got serious, 3G will still be widely used next year, says Opensignal.
MTN eyes rural area connectivity across 21 operations
Using OpenRAN technology, the company looks to bring the Internet to more than 5 000 sites in rural areas.
SA smartphone penetration now at over 80%, says ICASA
South Africa's smartphone penetration has nearly doubled in the last two years and is now sitting at over 80%, according to a new ICASA report.
Telcos must expand broadband networks to seize data opportunity
Ovum believes data connectivity is the most significant growth prospect for Africa's service providers.
5G is coming, but 3G set to dominate in Sub-Saharan Africa
While 5G is on the horizon, a new GSMA report says 3G will become Sub-Saharan Africa's dominant technology by 2025 as 2G begins to be phased out.