Category archives for: Mobile money

Funds sought to revive war-torn DRC ICT sector

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KINSHASA – AT least US$1,4 million is required to provide shared information and communications technology (ICT) services in the explosive regions of the anarchic Democratic Republic of Congo. Among the most restless areas in the Central African country include the Kasai, South Kivu and Tanganyika regions. The Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC) is appealing for funds to […]

Protect yourself from ATM scammers

FNB CEO responsible for Points of Presence, Lee-Anne Van Zyl

Opinion by LEE-ANNE VAN ZYL JOHANNESBURG – 04th December 2017: By practicing a fair amount of vigilance, ATM users can avoid falling victim to scammers looking to swindle them of their hard-earned cash. Lee-Anne van Zyl, CEO of FNB Points of Presence, says, “As the festive season nears, we would like to urge ATM users […]

Vodacom unveils R80 million building in Lesotho

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from TSOANELO MOKHAHLANE in Maseru, Lesotho MASERU, (CAJ News) – MOBILE operator, Vodacom, has launched the biggest green building in Lesotho at a cost of R80 million (US$5,76 million). This is in support of the global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Covered with solar panels, the building is carbon neutral and powered by renewable energy at […]

Global, local experts explore e-kasi township technology

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By AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – NATIONAL government has endorsed next week’s e-Kasi Tech Festival and Gaming Expo set for Soweto. Scheduled for October 25 to 27, it is hailed as South Africa’s biggest ever gathering of policy makers, industry players, entrepreneurs and experts in township technology innovation. Stella Ndabeni Abrahams, Deputy Minister: Department of […]

Kwese TV to resume in Zimbabwe after court victory

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From MARCUS MUSHONGA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE, (CAJ News) – PAY-per-view television channel, Kwese, is set to launch in Zimbabwe after local courts reversed a decision by the country’s broadcasting regulator to ban the channel. The court breakthrough is another victory by the country’s richest man and philanthropist Strive Masiyiwa, almost two decades after he […]

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