Archive for November, 2018

Policy reforms to grow Nigeria’s digital economy

November 30, 2018 7:21 am38 comments
Global System for Mobile Communications

from OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS – MODERSNISING regulation and policy reform will boost Nigeria’s digital economy and accelerate internet access for millions through increased mobile broadband penetration. This is according to the Global System for Mobile Communications, commonly referred to as GSMA. Its report, “Spotlight on Nigeria: Delivering a Digital Future”, was […]

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Partnership increases Western Cape access to free Wi-Fi

November 29, 2018 6:59 pm4 comments
Liquid Telecom CEO South Africa, Reshaad Sha

by DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – MORE than 6,6 million residents in the Western Cape will soon have greater access to public Wi-Fi following a partnership between Liquid Telecom SA and the provincial government. The partnership will culminate in the number of free public Wi-Fi hotspots across […]

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Impoverished Eastern Cape scholars empowered in IT

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by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – MORE than 2 220 pupils from the Eastern Cape are to benefit from a provision of information technology (IT) equipment by a leading global IT, consulting and business process services company. WIPRO has provided the equipment to Zamokuhle Junior Secondary School, situated in the Maloti community, close to Matatiele […]

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