Archive for April, 2021

Thousands in SA earn digital skills during pandemic

April 9, 2021 11:33 am0 comments
Microsoft Corporation

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – ABOUT 300 000 people in South Africa have acquired digital skills during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. They are among over 30 million people in 249 countries and territories to acquire the skills offered by the Microsoft Corporation. The international technology company exceeded its initial goal of […]

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Mara Phones SA emerges government’s preferred brand

April 8, 2021 5:20 am0 comments
Mara phones' new managing director (MD), Sylvester Taku

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – THE country’s sole manufacturer of mobile devices has welcomed the South African government’s recognition as its preferred device brand in all procurement for the next five years. Mara Phones welcomed the endorsement, which is under the aegis of the recently -awarded RT15-2021 contract for the supply […]

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Vodacom allocates R50 billion in network expansion

April 6, 2021 6:54 am0 comments
Vodacom Head Office

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – VODACOM is to invest more than R50 billion (about US$3,4 billion) in infrastructure and new technologies over a five-year period. This, according to officials, is aimed at increasing broadband coverage and further bridging the digital divide. “Since April last year, we have saved our customers billions […]

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