Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

SIM trouble
in Tanzania

Operator moves on
regulator's directive.

Friday, Jan 24th

broadband

Telkom to double SA ADSL speeds

Plan to be implemented by year-end at no additional cost to customers.

africawebusage

'SA has Africa’s cheapest postpaid data prices'

Study says the country tops 12 African nations with the lowest 1GB mobile packages.

broadband

Telkom readies for 40 Mbps service launch

Company says that pilot trials have been completed in areas across South Africa

fibrecable

BT readies to use FibreCo network by year-end

Parts of South Africa’s largest open access terrestrial fibre network could be lit by September.

fibrecable

Fibre firm connects Joburg businesses for free

Rollout of infrastructure set to commence over the next 18 months.

CapeTown2

Seacom Mtunzini-Cape Town cable may go live in 2014

Wholesale broadband provider’s CEO Mark Simpson says the build could start this year.

AfricaMobile

Boosting video communication use in South Africa

Expert argues case for implementing the technology in SA.

JobOffers

Job search engine Adzuna launches in South Africa

Adzuna currently sees 1.5 million monthly visitors to its job search website in the UK.  

fibrecable

Neotel inks fibre network deal with Jasco Carrier

Agreement planned to help light up a R2bn, 5,000km fibre optic network.

telkomcontract

South Africa’s Telkom wins broadband tender court battle

An ‘obstacle’ to a key network upgrade project has been removed, say officials.

Aidan Baigrie

SEACOM head of business development resigns

Wholesale broadband services provider loses Aidan Baigrie who joined the company in 2009.