Date archive forDecember, 2018
African Diaspora Forum (ADF) members protest against violent xenophobia in South Africa
By On Thursday, December 27th, 2018

Xenophobia: Locals could revolt against SA government

African Diaspora Forum (ADF) members protest against violent xenophobia in South Africa JOHANNESBURG – THE recent murder of two Congolese refugee brothers has cast the spotlight back into the recurrent More...

By On Tuesday, December 25th, 2018

Liquid Telecom sets 4G network in South Africa

Liquid Telecom CEO South Africa, Reshaad Sha by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – LIQUID Telecom South Africa will establish a multi-billion rand fourth generation broadband cellular network technology (4G) network More...

5G in Africa
By On Friday, December 21st, 2018

5G adoption set to soar in 2020

5G in Africa by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – THE adoption of fifth generation (5G) of cellular mobile  communications is intensifying, with 66 percent of organisations having plans to deploy the technology More...

By On Thursday, December 20th, 2018

Cyber crooks eye jackpot in festive shopping

Festive shopping by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG  – WHILE a majority of people in South Africa are aware of financial cyberthreats, more than half have had their financial credentials fall into the wrong More...

By On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Huawei revenues to surpass $100 billion

Huawei Rotating Chairman Ken Hu by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – HUAWEI, the second-biggest smartphone maker, has projected its revenue for 2018 to exceed US$100 billion (over R1,4 trillion). Ken Hu, More...

By On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Diaspora Zimbabweans urged to rebuild economy

Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa looks on as he gives a media conference at the State House in Harare, Zimbabwe. picture by Philimon Bulawayo, Reuters by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – SOME More...

By On Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

UK commits £100 million in Africa power projects

Sub Saharan Africa countries by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – THE United Kingdom (UK) has invested an extra £100 million (R1,8 billion) to enable first time access to electricity to hundreds of thousands of More...

By On Monday, December 17th, 2018

BREAKING: Technology key to credible polls in DRC

DRC electronic voting technology. Photo supplied from JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA – THE use of voting machines is anticipated to curtail anomalies in the crucial elections set for the Democratic More...

By On Friday, December 14th, 2018

Zimbabwe villagers, fuel firm fight over land

GreenFuel truck in , Chisumbanje, Manicaland, Zimbabwe. Photo supplied from DANAI MWARUMBA in Mutare, Zimbabwe MUTARE – MORE than 100 villagers east of Zimbabwe have dragged an ethanol producer to court More...

By On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Liquid receives $180 million for network expansion

Liquid Telecom by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – LIQUID Telecom is to expand its high-speed broadband connectivity to some underserved African communities following an investment of $180 More...