A rapid roll-out of fibre optic broadband in upmarket South African neighbourhoods has caught the attention of Internet video streaming companies who are racing to capture a slice of a lucrative, untapped market.
- Friday, 18 September 2015 11:36
- Mfuneko Toyana in Johannesburg
- Wednesday, 11 March 2015 13:25
- Julien Clémençot in Cape Town
The manager of Airtel's Africa operations says that the years of difficulty are behind the company and that mobile internet and banking will buoy the firm's performance.
- Tuesday, 03 February 2015 06:39
State-owned development funds from Norway and Britain have teamed up to build more power plants in sub-Saharan Africa, the funds, Norfund and CDC, said on Tuesday.
- Thursday, 22 January 2015 11:18
- Dasmani Laary
The Ghanaian government's official website, which was hacked on Wednesday and was stumping information posted on several ministries, agencies and departments websites, has been restored, the country's communication ministry announced.
- Friday, 05 December 2014 15:52
- Ying M. Zhao-Hiemann
BRCK, a portable Wi-Fi router and a backup power generator for the internet, is expected to alleviate problems that African Internet users face daily such as high communication costs and unreliable electricity.