SADC pressured on roaming costs

SADC pressured on roaming costs

Ten year deadline
expires in 2018.

Thursday, Jan 18th

SADC running out of time to cut roaming costs

SADC running out of time to cut roaming costs

Ten year period set for a reduction in mobile roaming charges expires in 2018.

Jasco launches self-service portal for channel partners

Jasco launches self-service portal for channel partners

Portal users will be able to engage with the tech solutions firm to place orders, liaise with sales teams, solution architects.

Lack of security awareness slowing down digitalisation in Africa

Lack of security awareness slowing down digitalisation in Africa

Key findings from research by IT and security firms.

Cisco furthers MEA digital transformation agenda

Cisco furthers MEA digital transformation agenda

The company has confirmed another strategic Middle East appointment.

Seacom plans January maintenance

Seacom plans January maintenance

Scheduled routine maintenance on its subsea cable system in the Red Sea could cause higher latency for South African Internet users.

AfDB, partners invest US$55m in Off-Grid Energy Access Fund

AfDB, partners invest US$55m in Off-Grid Energy Access Fund

Fund directly supports the finance institution's New Deal on Energy for Africa.

Yahsat, Tanaza partner to broaden WiFi service

Yahsat, Tanaza partner to broaden WiFi service

Satellite operator will leverage WiFi management platform to expand service delivery.

Regulatory pressure could hurt African telecoms market

Regulatory pressure could hurt African telecoms market

Strand Consult predicts political and regulatory pressure will adversely affect African telcos in 2018.

Alibaba to 'seriously consider' Hong Kong

Alibaba to 'seriously consider' Hong Kong

Founder Jack Ma's consideration comes after Hong Kong decided recently to move towards allowing dual-class share listings.

Jumia reached 1bn visit landmark in 2017

Jumia reached 1bn visit landmark in 2017

Events like Black Friday have helped to secure the increase, according to the company.

Real-world data – a game-changer for healthcare cloud computing

Real-world data – a game-changer for healthcare cloud computing

Africa's greatest opportunity lies in being able to leverage the combination of technologies.