Archive for August, 2019

MTN, again, rated South Africa’s best network

August 29, 2019 2:56 pm53 comments
MTN South Africa Chief Technology and Information Officer, Giovanni Chiarelli

SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – MTN believes its investment of over R400 billion (US$2,6 billion) on its network over the past four years is paying off after its quality was again adjudged the best in South Africa. This follows a comprehensive nationwide project measuring the data speeds of the five major mobile operators […]

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Africa’s first connected cars set for September

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(L-R) William Mzimba – Chief Executive Officer, Vodacom
Business; Mteto Nyati – Chief Executive, Altron Group; Andrew Kirby - President and CEO of Toyota South Africa Motors. Photo by Mthulisi Sibanda, CAJ News Africa

by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG – TOYOTA Motors South Africa (TMSA) is to drive what is possibly Africa’s first connected vehicles following a partnership with Vodacom and Altron Netstar. As of September 1, all new Toyota and Lexus models sold in South Africa will come standard with in-car Wi-Fi including 15GB free data […]

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South Africa’s best ICT teachers named

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From Left to Right: Deon van Vuuren (Branch Co-ordinator for Curriculum, 
Mpumalanga), Megan Rademeyer (SchoolNet SA), Dimekatso Sefora (2019 ISPA 
SuperTeacher), Shado Mathosa (ICT in education specialist), Matthew 
Hains (2019 ISPA TechTeacher), Gerald Roos (Directorate: LTSM Policy 
Development and Innovation - Digital Learning Framework).

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – RUSTENBURG-based teacher, Dimakatso Sefora, has been named the Internet Service Providers Association (ISPA) SuperTeacher of the Year. Gauteng’s Matthew Hains is the 2019 ISPA TechTeacher of the Year. The two – who teach at Saron Primary and Saheti Secondary Schools respectively – were amongst ten finalists competing […]

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