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Allocate spectrum or fall behind industry 4.0, SA warned

5G network

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH Africa must urgently allocate high-demand spectrum, lest the continent’s most advanced economy fell behind in the fourth industrial revolution. This is according to MTN South Africa, the mobile operator, as it announced the first 5G customer trial deployment locally, starting with a fixed wireless access site at […]

Ramaphosa urges Europe to lift Zimbabwe sanctions

From (left-to-right), Zimbabwean entrepreneur based in South Africa Frank Buyanga, standing next to South African President Cyril Ramphosa at the inauguration of Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa

by DOUGLAS REDFERN JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH African president, Cyril Ramaphosa, has urged European countries to support reforms embarked on by Zimbabwe to resolve political and economic crisis. Speaking in Belgium where he led the South African delegation at the seventh European Union (EU) – South Africa Summit, Ramaphosa advocated for the removal and of sanctions […]

Huawei predicts video market to reach $400 billion

Huawei video services

by MTHULISI SIBANDA in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – HUAWEI has projected the video services market to be worth US$400 billion over the next five years. Senior officials made the projections at a major continental information and communications technology (ICT) summit held in Cape Town, where carriers were encouraged to focus on the […]

Historic partnership to boost Africa ICT skills development

Left to Right: Danny Lin (from Huawei), Dr Du Yue (UNESCO) Michael Meng
(Huawei) and Jacques Nel (Huawei)

from MTHULISI SIBANDA in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – AN information and communications technology (ICT) talent ecosystem programme has been launched to address the critical shortage of skilled professionals in the sector in Sub-Saharan Africa. The partnership between Huawei, the global provider of ICT infrastructure and smart devices, and United Nations’ Educational, Scientific […]

MTN unveils smart feature phone rollout plans

Left Huidi Li, Executive Vice President at China Mobile and Rob Shutter, MTN Group Chief Executive Officer at the press event in Cape Town on Tuesday. Photo by Mthulisi Sibanda, CAJ News

by MTHULISI SIBANDA in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – MOBILE network operator, MTN, has announced plans to introduce a “smart feature phone” in its African markets next year, in line with strategies to bridge the mobile internet access divide. The plans, announced in partnership with China Mobile and Unisoc among others, have been […]

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