South Africa

Cell C inks a 3G/4G roaming agreement with MTN
Cell C will utilise MTN's 3G and 4G networks in the smaller cities, and rural areas
MTN to deploy 4G services in 900MHz band
The operator has deployed Huawei's CloudAIR 2.0 to share spectrum
Dimension Data and Cisco fight endandered animal poaching with tech in Africa
Companies expand their fight further into Africa Expansion following a successful pilot in South Africa which reduced rhino poaching incidents by 96%
MTN Group adds 4.1m new users in 1Q18
Group is also engaging with the South African authorities on the proposed amendments to the Electronic Communications Act
Tapping the potential of ICT
Proper consolidation can bring South Africa to the frontier of digital innovation
Eaton Towers to sell South African portfolio to ATC
Sale represents about 5% of Eaton Towers’ total business.
Vodacom provides ICT training to unemployed youth
Training will help learners to be competitive in the field of IT, says Vodacom
ICASA to reduce mobile connection fees
Vodacom and MTN state that reductions will only benefit smaller players