BCX to lead Telkom into Africa.

BCX to lead Telkom into Africa

CEO says new unit will prioritise the continent.

Monday, Feb 20th

Governance

South Africa received the bulk of investment into Africa's ICT industry

South Africa received the bulk of investment into Africa's ICT industry

Report on funding over the past year shows that SA received the lion's share of investment of more than US$129 million.

Internet rights campaigners take on Cameroon's govt over blackout

Internet rights campaigners take on Cameroon's govt over blackout

Avaaz, Access Now seek intervention by the African Union.

ICANN may now delegate .africa domain name to ZACR

ICANN may now delegate .africa domain name to ZACR

Follows California Superior Court's decision to deny second motion filed by DotConnectAfrica.

Nigeria, Spain link up on new epayment channel

Nigeria, Spain link up on new epayment channel

TerraPay, MoneyTrans and Paga partner to enhance cross-border remittance between Europe and Nigeria.

Safaricom's Spark Fund ploughs resources into agricultural analytics startup

Safaricom's Spark Fund ploughs resources into agricultural analytics startup

FarmDrive is the 5th recipient of investment from the US$1 million Spark Venture Fund owned by Safaricom.

Telkom Kenya, Avanti Communications land multi-million USD govt ICT deal

Telkom Kenya, Avanti Communications land multi-million USD govt ICT deal

iDirect included in a national project to roll out 1160 Constituency Incubation Hubs.

Mustek, Panasonic confirm distribution deal

Mustek, Panasonic confirm distribution deal

Partnership will make range of product available to South African market.

Communications Authority of Kenya denies phone spying claims

Communications Authority of Kenya denies phone spying claims

Regulator dismisses concerns authorities may use Device Management System to eavesdrop on mobile subscribers.

Vodacom in ICT development deal with Nigeria's Kaduna State

Vodacom in ICT development deal with Nigeria's Kaduna State

Mobile network operator has revealed timeline of three-pronged ICT development initiative.

BCX to lead Telkom's foray into Africa

BCX to lead Telkom's foray into Africa

BCX CEO says the newly launched Telkom subsidiary will take charge of the Group's business activities on the continent.

The Internet in South Africa ...Lurching our way towards an uncertain future

The Internet in South Africa ...Lurching our way towards an uncertain future

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is extremely disruptive says ICT veteran Walter Brown who poses the question: how should South Africa respond to it?