Ghana to switch over to DTT platform by mid-2020

Posted by - February 3, 2020

[sg_popup id=”1″ event=”onload”][/sg_popup]   Ghana’s Communication Ministry has set the middle of 2020 as the time for the final switch over from analogue to digital terrestrial television (DTT) system following the nearness of the completion of the process to switch from analogue to digital terrestrial television (DTT) system. Addressing a meeting with stakeholders on Government’s

LG South Africa unveils newly-relocated head office, factory

Posted by - January 24, 2020

LG South Africa recently unveiled its new relocated head office – which now includes a new LG brand shop on the same premises – in Midrand, Johannesburg. The South Korean multinational electronics company has also relocated its factory from Germiston to Durban – which it will unveil today. SA optimism President of LG MEA James

South Africa’s best mobile network revealed

Posted by - January 13, 2020

MTN has the best mobile network in South Africa – according to the Mobile Network Quality report by MyBroadband Insights. The report is based on 310,649 speed tests which were performed by thousands of MyBroadband Android Speed Test App users across South Africa between 1 October and 31 December 2019. The research shows that South

Afri Ride launches in South Africa

Posted by - December 25, 2019

Ride-sharing mobile app, Afri Ride is now available in South Africa. Joe Moyo, managing director, describes the app as simple to use. “All that users have to do is to upload their travel details such as the start and end location, travel date and the number of empty seats that are available; this then allows

2019’s trending Google Searches in South Africa

Posted by - December 11, 2019

Today, Google released the results of its 2019 ‘Year in Search’, providing a unique insight into the year’s major moments and top trends based on searches conducted in South Africa. Here is what Kenyans searched for on Google in 2018 Search trends information is gleaned from data collated by Google based on what South Africans

MTN South Africa launches 5G trial with Huawei

Posted by - November 13, 2019

South African mobile operator MTN, together with Huawei have launched their C-band 5G trial, as part of the operator’s network evolution plan towards 5G. Jackson Zhu, Huawei-MTN SA Key Account Director and Giovanni Chiarelli, MTN CTIO signing a 5G MOU. C-band, the so-called ‘golden band’ for 5G spectrum, is said to be a valuable slice

Huawei nova 5T officially available in South Africa

Posted by - November 4, 2019

Huawei officially unveiled its latest nova 5T device recently. The device features premium Huawei innovations and advanced smartphone photographic capabilities. “At Huawei, we pride ourselves on offering our customers the latest in innovation, and are committed to rewriting the rules of what’s possible with mobile devices,” says Akhram Mohamed, CTO at Huawei Consumer Business Group,

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announces new Managing Director for HPE South Africa

Posted by - July 22, 2019

HPE has announced President Ntuli as the Managing Director for HPE South Africa, Effective August 1st, 2019. President joins us from Dimension Data MEA where he held the position of Regional Executive Sales, South East Africa and was responsible for driving the Dimension Data GTM sales and execution strategy across their brands of companies including

South Africa recognised as global destination for Business Process Service

Posted by - March 27, 2019

Following significant investments from key industry players and renewed focus on the sector from government, South Africa has emerged as a global destination of choice for Business Process Services (BPS). “In an unprecedented and seminal moment for the market, a sitting president specifically mentioned the BPS sector in a State of the Nation Address,” comments

YouTube Music launches in South Africa

Posted by - March 13, 2019

YouTube has launched a new music streaming service called YouTube Music in South Africa. The service offers music videos, official albums, singles, remixes, live performances, covers and hard-to-find music you can only get on YouTube. YouTube Music offers a number of features music lovers will really enjoy, says Google SA Head of Marketing Asha Patel.