Internet uptake lags despite falling broadband prices
The International Telecommunication Union finds prices for telecoms services continue to decline but do not translate into rapidly increasing Internet penetration rates.
SA’s data prices can’t be compared with other African countries
While the CompCom is comparing local data pricing to other African countries, the comparison is not as simple as it seems, says IDC.
Big blow for Vodacom, MTN as CompCom orders data cost cut
The two dominant telcos have been lambasted for having a strong monopoly in the mobile data sector.
Afrihost’s Air Mobile may induce customer churn, say analysts
Analysts believe if Afrihost sorts out availability issues, its new offering can disrupt the local mobile data market.
MWC: Only 2% of MEA mobile subs will be 5G in 2024
Ericsson's new Middle East and Africa Mobility Report predicts the region will have 30 million 5G subscribers by 2024.
ICASA gives operators more time to implement data rules
The telecoms regulator decides to extend the date for the implementation of the new regulations to 12 April.