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Cell C has migrated its prepaid customers in two provinces to MTN's network, while the majority of its contract and broadband customers are now roaming on Vodacom’s network.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: May 13, 2021, 1:23 pm
Nkosana Makate says he deserves billions from Vodacom for suggesting a Please Call Me service to the company.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: May 5, 2021, 9:17 pm
MTN has reported good first quarter 2021 results thanks to a strong performance in South Africa and accelerating growth from data and fintech services.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: May 5, 2021, 5:38 am
Police in Vryheid in KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday arrested three suspected thieves for stealing mobile tower batteries estimated to be worth more than R1.2 million.
Author: Hanno Labuschagne
Posted: May 3, 2021, 1:43 pm
You can now buy Nando’s vouchers through the Vodacom app which are easy to use and gives you more value than what you pay.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: May 2, 2021, 3:08 pm
MTN has warned that it will face another "network crunch" if temporary licences for precious radio frequency spectrum are not extended beyond 31 May 2021.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: May 2, 2021, 1:36 pm
South Africa, together with many other developing nations, has become a dumping ground for devices which are cheaply manufactured overseas using obsolete 2G technology, according to Vodacom.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: May 1, 2021, 7:57 am
Shutting down South Africa's 2G networks to make way for newer technology is no small task as many businesses with legacy machine-to-machine and Internet of Things systems rely on it.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: April 29, 2021, 12:57 pm
Mobile subscription fraud continues to remain a big problem in South Africa, with almost one in every four carrier transactions in South Africa being fraudulent.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: April 27, 2021, 2:04 pm
Even if Cell C could invest R200 billion into its network, it could not catch up to the networks of Vodacom and MTN.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: April 25, 2021, 8:00 am
Even after Cell C has decommissioned its own cellular network and switched to using a virtual radio access network deployed by MTN, its contract customers will remain on Vodacom.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: April 24, 2021, 11:00 am
ICASA has said that it does not wish to extend temporary radio frequency licences given to mobile networks beyond 31 May 2021.
Author: Jan Vermeulen
Posted: April 23, 2021, 7:25 am
The Advertising Regulatory Board said offering “unlimited talk” and then imposing limitations on such a product is misleading.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: April 21, 2021, 3:47 pm
Cell C released its annual financial performance for the 12 months ending December 2020, posting a loss of R5.5 billion before tax.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: April 20, 2021, 9:09 am
MTN has launched new MTN BozzaGigs prepaid LTE bundles, which includes a 10GB bundle for R99 and a 20GB bundle for R149.
Author: Staff Writer
Posted: April 20, 2021, 7:16 am