Nigeria success buoys European mobile firm expansion plans

February 19, 2015 8:45 am1 comment
Fly Mobile launch in Lagos, Nigeria

LAGOS – A European mobile firm said it was building on its success in Nigeria to expand further into the African continent. Fly, as part of its expansion plans said it would be launching an array of new products, mainly smartphones, in 2015. Fly, which entered the country last year, […]

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SA races against ITU switchover deadline

February 16, 2015 7:22 am1 comment
SA minister of communications Yunis Carrim

JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa’s ruling tripartite alliance and civil society organsations have called for the speeding up of processes to enable the switching-over from analogue to digital broadcasting before the deadline the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) set approaches. As the ITU’s June deadline approaches, secretary generals of the African National […]

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SA jamming technology source revealed

February 13, 2015 9:59 am5 comments
Cell phone jammers

CAPE TOWN – THE jamming technology the ruling African National Congress allegedly used during the chaotic State of the Nation Address (SoNA) was acquired from China, it has emerged. “We just received the information that the technology used to jam the journalists and Members of Parliaments’ cell phones were from China,” […]

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