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Discovery SA is Making Vaccines Mandatory for its Staff

South African health insurer Discovery is making COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory for all staff from the beginning of next year, following the lead of several major global companies, from banks to airlines, in insisting on inoculation of employees. Lenders CitiGroup and...

Top 10 ICT stories that shaped 2009

What were the highlights of the past year in the African ICT industry? Read on as we have selected the most important events that defined the industry, from the impact of digital media on the South African elections to...

Vodafone at loggerheads with African labour

Vodafone is at loggerheads with yet another labour movement in Africa. First it was in South Africa with COSATU and now the Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Ghana is up in arms over the telecom giant’s decision to lay...

Hackers pounce on ANC alliance partner

Johannesburg (IT News Africa) THE Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) says it had been a victim of cyber criminals. The organization’s spokesperson, Patrick Craven said an email was doing rounds that COSATU will soon embark on a nationwide...

Labour Union backs down on Vodacom boycott

THE Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) has backed down on its threats to urge a boycott of Vodacom. Instead, the labour body said it will engage with the management of the cellular company to map the way forward...

COSATU web site hit by virus

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) has issued a statement saying that a ‘malicious’ code had been added to its website, and that it was putting computers visiting its website at risk of infection. It said that...

Labour movement to discuss possible boycott of Vodacom

South African labour movement, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) has threatened a boycott of mobile network provider Vodacom. This follows the recent High Court decision of judge John Murphy, dismissing with costs the joint application by...

SA opposition party COPE accuses ANC of meddling in Vodacom deal

Newly formed South African political party, the Congress of the People (COPE,) has accused the ruling African National Congress of attempting to influence the controversial sale of fixed line operator Telkom’s stake in mobile giant Vodacom to Vodafone UK,...

Vodacom, Vodafone deal gets green light from High Court

South African mobile network provider, Vodacom, will go ahead with its listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) this morning, despite weekend efforts by trade unions and regulators to prevent the listing. The country’s largest organized labour movement, the Congress...

COSATU takes further legal advice on Vodacom, Vodafone deal

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) is still consulting with its legal team on possible legal avenues it could take, following an unsuccessful application over the weekend to prevent the listing of mobile network provider Vodacom. The labour...
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Alepo and Italtel Forge Alliance to Propel 5G Mobile Private Network Solutions

Alepo, a provider of 5G network solutions, has announced its partnership with Italtel S.p.A., a multinational company operating in...
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