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AfricaCom 2024
Core Agenda & Exhibition: 11-14 Nov
Exhibition Opening Dates: 12 - 14 Nov 2024Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town
Core Agenda & Exhibition: 11-14 Nov|Exhibition Opening Dates: 12 - 14 Nov 2024, Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town


The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) is here. Keep up-to-date with the latest reports, news and more as part of AfricaCom South Africa.

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The Future of Satellite and 5G in Africa

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What to expect from Africa Tech Festival 2022

Come and celebrate 25 years of uniting Africa's tech champions to build a better, more inclusive, digital world with us on 7-11 November 2022 in Cape Town.

Emerging Trends in African Satellite Connectivity

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Connecting Africa News

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Why MTN wants to buy Telkom SA

Analysts believe that Telkom South Africa's fiber infrastructure, data centers and business operations are a big drawing card for MTN, which has expressed interest in buying the SA service provider.

Vodacom reports 'resilient' quarterly growth

Vodacom Group has reported good quarterly revenue growth on the back of "a resilient performance in South Africa" and is moving forward with plans to create a standalone "TowerCo" in the country, of which it says it will own 100%.

SA competition watchdog questions Google's dominance

South Africa's Competition Commission (CompCom) believes that Google Search's preferential placement of its own specialist search units is distorting competition in favor of the tech giant.

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