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BritBox – New Streaming Service Launches in South Africa

On-Demand streaming service BritBox is launching in South Africa on 6 August 2021. After successful launches in the United States, UK, Canada and Australia and with over two million global subscriptions, BritBox will now bring South African consumers a wide range of top-quality viewing, including the biggest collection of British box sets, courtesy of a […]

South Africa Moves to Adjusted Alert Level 3 – Everything You Need to Know

South Africa is returning to a lighter level of lockdown with the current third wave of COVID-19 infections finally showing signs of slowing. New lockdown regulations were announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa during an address to the nation on Sunday. In the final days of June, Ramaphosa announced that the country would re-enter Adjusted Alert […]

Telkom Launches New Music Streaming App in South Africa – Susu Tech NG

Telkom, a leading telecommunications company in South Africa, has revealed its new music streaming platform, Telkom Music. Launched in partnership with Tencent-owned JOOX, the platform is available from the Huawei AppGallery and Google Play Store. Telkom Music – Powered by JOOX. Telkom says that it recognizes the landscape of music streaming is changing and highlights […]

The Role Mobile Technology Plays in Africa – Susu Tech NG

With smartphones becoming more accessible and affordable, and network coverage growing stronger, the uptake of mobile technology is in a good space and growing in leaps and bounds on the African continent. Many mobile technology companies and organisations, both public and private, are harnessing the potential of this to bridge education gaps and alleviate poverty. […]

9 Fastest Internet Providers in South Africa Ranked – Susu Tech NG

Internet and connectivity speed tester Ookla has released its market analysis for South Africa, ranking the country’s fastest internet service providers (ISPs). The analysis only takes into account top providers of internet services in the country, ones which account for 3% or more of total test samples in the market in Q2 – smaller providers […]

Connectivity in South Africa – 5 Numbers You Need to Know – Susu Tech NG

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, people have been even more reliant on their Internet connections to stay in touch, educated, entertained, and productive. Although the effects of the pandemic have been and continue to be devastating, we can only imagine what life would have looked like if this had happened in 1990, when the Internet was […]

Apple iPhone 12 Available for Pre-Order in South Africa – Susu Tech NG

The Apple iStore customers can pre-order the iPhone 12 range – for both cash purchases and contract upgrades – from 11 December 2020. The devices will then be delivered straight to their door starting 18 December. The full range of Apple devices includes: iPhone 12 iPhone 12 Mini iPhone 12 Pro iPhone 12 Pro Max […]

5G Connections in Sub-Saharan Africa will Reach 28-Million by 2025, Says GSMA | Susu Tech NG

The Global System for Mobile Telecommunications Association (GSMA) has stated that about 28-million devices in Sub-Saharan Africa – representing a total of 2.7% of total mobile connections – will be connected to a 5G network by 2025. Akinwale Goodluck, Head of Sub-Saharan Africa for the GSMA said this during a Huawei online interview. He explained […]

MTN Zambia Invests $9.8 Million in Network Upgrade Operation | IT News Africa

Image sourced from Pinterest. MTN Zambia has announced that it will be investing $9.8 million to boost network capacity and enable high-speed data services on 337 3G and 4G (LTE) network sites across Zambia. The site-by-site technical roll-out, which focuses on areas with the highest demand pressure, started in the Copperbelt northern regions followed by […]