MTN, Huawei bridge digital divide in rural Nigeria

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ABUJA, (CAJ News) -MTN Nigeria and Huawei have completed the commercial deployment of the much-anticipated solution providing low-cost long-distance voice and mobile broadband services for remote local rural areas. The RuralStar 2.0 solution helps link previously unconnected communities. Voice and data traffic of new deployed RuralStar 2.0 sites More...

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MTN Rwanda network transformation enters final phase

MTN KIGALI, (CAJ News) – MTN Rwanda has announced the final phase of its multimillion-dollar network modernisation and transformation plan aimed at ensuring seamless data quality and best customer experience More...

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Huge demand for SA skills in East Africa fintech sector

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THERE is a massive demand for senior leaders from South Africa to serve in the burgeoning African financial technology (fintech) sector. The demand follows the rapid and sustained More...

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Telco Orange diversifies to energy needs in Africa

Bruno Mettling, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Orange Group, Chairman and CEO of Orange (Middle East and Africa) ABIDJAN, (CAJ News) – ORANGE, the telecommunications operator, aims to become a key player More...

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Smart metering a panacea to South Africa’s water woes

CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – SMART metering has been hailed as a solution to drought-stricken South Africa’s water woes. Huawei, the global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, More...

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Legal setback to MTN planned listing in Nigeria

MTN LAGOS, (CAJ News) – A LEGAL practitioner has approached courts to stop MTN from listing its shares in the Nigeria Stock Exchange pending the determination of a suit between him, the telecommunications More...

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4th industrial revolution outpaces traditional education

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ALEXANDER Forbes has called for integrated approaches to workplace learning with traditional methods no longer responsive enough to keep up with the pace of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Ryan More...

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Corporate SA at high-tech turning point

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE slow uptake of technologies like robotics, internet of things (IoT), big data and machine learning by South African corporates is becoming a thing of the past amid a rapidly More...

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Funds gather dust but Africa can’t connect marginalised

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AN estimated US$408 million collected to expand internet access throughout Africa is sitting dormant in public coffers yet the continent is struggling to connect women and other offline More...

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Policies needed to speed South Africa’s digital agenda

Kabelo Makwane, Managing Director of the Accenture Cloud First business in South Africa JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH Africa is encouraged to set clear, effective policy and legal guidelines governing the More...