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Hybrid approach best for spectrum sales

August 29, 2016

As South Africa’s communications regulator, Icasa, looks to manage spectrum sales for South Africa’s planned 4G roll-outs, Romeo Kumalo, CEO of investment holding company Washirika, calls for [more...]

Innovation and entrepreneurialism in Africa

April 17, 2016

Impressions of the venture startup scene on Africa from US Media and Internet Entrepreneur Chris Schroeder following his trip to Kenya for global incubator 1776’s third annual Challenge Cup in [more...]

Investors look to tap Africa’s mobile wave

January 31, 2016

Venture Capital investors are backing Africa-focused startups with hundreds of millions of dollars as they look to tap into a second -wave of technological advances building on the rapid spread of [more...]

Tech startups a bright spot in South Africa

January 31, 2016

As South Africa’s economy languishes, a silver lining in the clouds seems to be appearing.  The country’s startup sector could yet inject some life back into the moribund economy. A look at [more...]

Fibersat taps IHS CIO Manvitz as advisor

October 18, 2015

Ted Manvitz, the Chief Investment Officer of IHS, Africa’s largest mobile telecommunications tower operators, has been appointed to the Advisory Board of Fibersat, a new satellite operator focused [more...]
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