Cell C Workers To Go On Strike On Monday

Embattled Cell C faces more trouble on Monday when its workers go on strike over imminent retrenchments. The Information Communications and Technology Union (ICTU) announced...
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South Africa Wants to Build Satellite To Support Augmented Remote Learning

South Africa is investigating the possibility of building a locally-produced communications satellite. The satellite is to support multi-modal, augmented remote learning systems. "As we try to...

COVID-19 Exposes the Underbelly of South Africa’s Education System

by Zahraa McDonald, University of Johannesburg The COVID-19 pandemic could be the catalyst for action to address the consequences of inequalities in South Africa’s education...

School Children Sell Cigarettes to Help Parents Make Ends Meet

 By Kimberly Mutandiro, For Ground Up It is around 2pm on a cold afternoon in Tsakane. Two friends, Musa*, 12, and Thato*, 11, are trying to...

Impact of School Closures on Education Outcomes in South Africa

by Vijay Reddy By mid-April, about 1.725 billion students globally had been affected by the closure of schools and higher education institutions in response to...

How VR Can Revolutionize The Future of Education And How We Learn

Imagine existing in a world where you can fly an aeroplane without actually being in one or where you can step into a newly...

To Stop a Tech Apocalypse We Need Ethics and the Arts

by Sara James, and Sarah Midford If recent television shows are anything to go by, we’re a little concerned about the consequences of technological development....

Naspers Plans to List Prosus on Euronext in September

Naspers has announced plans to list Prosus on Euronext Amsterdam along with a secondary, inward listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in South...

SA’s Startup SkillUp Attracts More Users, Launches an App for Vetted Tutors at Your Fingertips

South African startup SkillUp, a web-based platform that helps parents and students find and schedule lessons with tutors in their area, is gaining traction...

Tech Firm BCX to Spend R60 million to Enable South African Youth to Become Coders  

  BCX is investing millions into developing the next generation of software engineers in South Africa. The tech company, which is owned by South Africa’s Telkom,...

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MTN Taps Rahul De as New CEO of Lonestar Cell MTN Liberia

MTN announced on Friday afternoon the appointment of a new CEO for MTN Liberia Lonestar Cell. Rahul De, the current chief marketing officer of...

Vodacom Quietly Prepares to Indirectly Acquire Embattled Cell C Prepaid Customers 

Insiders have revealed that Vodacom South Africa has installed an indoor RF site (Antenna) at the headquarters of cash-strapped Cell C in Sandton. TechFinancials has...

Saftu Joins Fight To Save Jobs At Cell C  

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) has joined efforts to save thousands of jobs at Cell C. The Information Communications and Technology Union...