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rain Continues to Build its 5G Network

South African mobile data network operator rain, which recently launched its intelligent 5G transport network, continues to invest in its 5G network across the...

Why TymeBank is One of the Fastest-Growing Digital Banks

Digital banking service TymeBank is onboarding about 100 000 customers per month or between 20 000 and 30 000 customers each week. Billionaire Patrice Motsepe,...

Jupiter Wants to Revolutionise Your Savings and Investing Culture

South Africa, with one of the worst savings rates in the world, has more of a debt culture than a savings one. The latest savings...

GotBot AI Secures R2.5m For Expansion

Gotbot AI, Africa’s tech startups, has received a significant investment boost to the value of R2,5-million from venture capital firm Capacitech. The first such investment...

Teraco Promotes Jan Hnizdo to CEO

Teraco announced on Monday that Jan Hnizdo, currently the company's executive director, has been named as the CEO of Africa’s largest vendor-neutral data centre. The...

MTN Introduces Mobile Money Diaspora Service, MTN Homeland

MTN announced yesterday the launch of its mobile money diaspora service, MTN Homeland. The aim of this service is to facilitate money and airtime transfers...

Battered Cell C Rejects Telkom’s Takeover Offer Again

Troubled Cell C has once again pushed back against efforts by Telkom to buy it, as its board sent a letter bluntly telling the...

Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub to Join Vodafone Executive Committee

Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub is to join Vodafone executive committee. British mobile phone giant Vodafone is a majority shareholder of Vodacom, South Africa's biggest mobile...