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Concern over Lesotho govt’s latest directive to telcos

Industry regulator mandated to approve executive positions at Econet Telecom Lesotho and Vodacom Lesotho.
1:40
Thursday

IBM executive webinar to deep dive into hybrid multi cloud

IBM, in conjunction with ITWeb, will host an executive webinar on 2 December 2020
3:50

Africa must focus on datacentres to reach its digital potential

We must start with putting money into building datacentres across the continent says Jonathan Duncan, Vice President - IT Division – Anglophone Africa at Schneider Electric.
1:30
Thursday

South Africa’s PC monitors market continues to struggle

While MEA’s market has shown growth in Q3, South Africa has suffered a double-digit decline according to IDC research.
3:20

Dell announces Project APEX to simplify cloud , IT services management

Company details Cloud Console, a new online platform to deliver ‘Everything-as-a-Service’ model.
4:00

Andile Ngcaba touts broader support for start-ups, SMMEs

The Digital Council Africa plans to collaborate with industry players to boost support for start-ups and SMMEs, says council president Andile Ngcaba.
2:00
Wednesday

Central African Republic contracts Global Technologies to revamp SOCATEL

French company’s mandate is to position telco to provide coverage for 40% of the population.
3:20

South Africa leads Sub-Saharan Africa’s fibre uptake

Even though fibre remains a niche technology, South Africa has the highest number of fibre-based connections in the region.
2:50
Tuesday

M-Pesa joins United for Wildlife Financial Taskforce

First African Fintech platform to affiliate with organisation.
2:30

Liberty Kenya mitigates risk of lockdown with SilverBridge digitalisation project

The foresight of the insurer to modernise this business-critical process also enabled it to mitigate the business impact of the unforeseen COVID-19 lockdown conditions.
2:20
Tuesday

Togocel targets 5G commercial rollout by 2025

The operator has been issued with a provisional licence to provide 5G “on full scale” according to authorities.
5:00

Black November looking bullish

Thanks to consumer adoption of e-Commerce and new digital payments says Craig Duggan, Commercial Head at Transaction Junction.