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  • Nigerian Police TV to go Live in November 2017

    Nigerian Police TV to go Live in November 2017

    September 4, 2017 • General, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Nigerian Police TV to go Live in November 2017

    The Chairman/CEO of the Nigeria Police Broadcasting Service (NPBS), Ediri Jerry Wesley, revealed – during an interview with journalists in Abuja on Saturday 2nd of September 2017 – that the proposed NPBS would be hitting Nigerian airwaves as of...

  • simfy Africa song tally now over 20-million

    November 29, 2012 • Online & SocialComments Off on simfy Africa song tally now over 20-million

    simfy Africa has announced that more than 20 million songs are now available on South Africa’s first legal music streaming service. The company advises that 22,500 songs have been added every day in 2012, with an average track length of three and a half...

  • Old satellites boosting African IT

    March 15, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Old satellites boosting African IT

    Mike Gaylard, acting Managing Director of Hartebeeshoek Radio Astronomy Observatory, believes networked radio telescopes could boost information technology infrastructure across the continent. In a public statement released yesterday, Gaylard said the...

  • South Africa recommended for extraterrestrial research

    March 12, 2012 • Top StoriesComments (3)

    The rivalry between South Africa and Australia is reaching beyond the sportsfield into the extraterrestial these days. A scientific panel has selected South Africa over Australia as the best site for the proposed Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project, The...

  • VAS – African mobile market differs from Asia

    July 11, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    Asia leads Africa in some aspects of mobile VAS (Value Added Services), such as RBTs (Ring Back Tones), integration with radio and TV and SMS services, but the continent still needs to catchup with Africa in the mobile money arena. This is according to Mayank...

  • Motorola expands APX portable radio portfolio

    December 18, 2009 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Motorola expands APX portable radio portfolio

    Motorola adds multi-band mobile radio APX 7500 to its portable radios range and makes available the UHF Range 1 frequency band, among other new features which include a display remote speaker microphone...

  • SA court says yes to Telkom, Ericsson contract

    April 29, 2009 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on SA court says yes to Telkom, Ericsson contract

    In South Africa, the Gauteng North High Court has rejected an application for an interdict prohibiting Telkom from proceeding with the implementation of a contract awarded to Ericsson, brought by Maredi, an unsuccessful bidder for the same tender...

  • New radio broadcast licenses to be issued in South Africa

    April 15, 2009 • Top StoriesComments (3)

    The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA), which regulates the country’s telecommunications industry, said the liberalization of radio broadcasting will enhance competition in the sector and increase the benefits to consumers...

  • Motorola awarded for portable radio

    January 23, 2009 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Motorola awarded for portable radio

    MOTOROLA, one of the major players in the information and communication technology industry, has been recognized with one of the world’s foremost industrial design honours, an iF (International Forum) product design award for its APX 7000 portable...