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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Di-Data, Neotel join IT Leaders Africa conference

February 12, 2015 12:26 pm14 comments
Dimension Data

JOHANNESBURG – PREPARATIONS for the sixth IT Leaders Africa Summit have received a major boost after Neotel, the communications and network operator, confirmed that they will be sponsoring a panel discussion. Neotel Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Sunil Joshi, will take part in this panel discussion on enterprise technology in […]

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Expert assesses readiness of Kenya digital switch-over

12:03 pm1 comment
Digital

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI – A Kenya television executive expressed mixed feelings over the country’s preparedness to switchover to digital broadcasting. Roger Gichuhi, Chief Operations Officer of Buni TV, noted the legal suits initiated by some media owners ahead of the deadline scheduled for the middle of the […]

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