Articles by: administrator

Opinion: We should not go back to business as usual after COVID-19

April 8, 2020 5:47 am0 comments
Commonwealth Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland

by PATRICIA SCOTLAND LONDON – TODAY there is an eerie silence across the globe. Bustling cities have gone quiet and highways that were once jammed with bumper to bumper traffic, are empty. In homes, thousands of families are anxiously awaiting a phone call from a hospital about their loved ones. Many have […]

Read more ›

Bridging digital divide as SA grapples pandemic

April 7, 2020 1:17 pm0 comments
Huawei Vice-President for Southern Africa, David Chen

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – THE coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, and subsequent lockdown, brings into focus the importance of universal broadband in South Africa. The availability would address barriers to essential services like digital education are swiftly removed. This is according to a technology executive in the Southern African region as local schools […]

Read more ›

MTN SA steps in to address COVID-19 shortfalls

12:34 pm1 comment
MTN SA Foundation General Manager, Kusile Mtunzi-Hairwadzi

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – MTN, through its foundation, is stepping in to help with the supply of thousands of face masks and hand sanitisers as these run out amid the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in South Africa. Supplies are being delivered to provincial health departments across all nine provinces. Despite limited supply […]

Read more ›