Why Minister Siyabonga Cwele is suing Icasa

2016-08-11 06:19

Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele in court papers has lashed out at a local regulator over its plan to sell spectrum.

Govt’s Telkom stake not for sale, says Cwele

2016-06-07 10:26

Telkom’s growing share price justifies why government shouldn’t sell its stake in the company, says Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele.

Vodacom, MTN hit massive 1Gbps broadband speed

2016-05-19 09:21

Mobile operators Vodacom and MTN have re-asserted their position as senior mobile operators with a high speed mobile broadband test.

Cwele: Broadband more important than revenue

2016-05-11 14:24

Government has expressed its desire to forsake revenue over broadband access as it races to meet its self-imposed goal of universal internet by 2020.

SA targets 80% mobile broadband coverage by 2019

2016-05-10 12:16

South Africa aims to double its mobile broadband coverage to 80% of the population by 2019, says Telecoms Minister Siyabonga Cwele.

Cwele skirts Telkom, Broadband Infraco merger question

2016-04-05 13:13

The Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services has distanced his department from reports that Telkom and BBI could merge.

Minister Cwele speaks on MTN's Nigeria fine

2015-12-04 09:27

Mobile network MTN hasn’t asked South Africa’s department of telecommunications and postal services for help regarding its multi-billion dollar fine in Nigeria, said the minister.

Cwele serves charges on telecoms DG

2015-11-11 12:11

Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Siyanbonga Cwele has served charges on his department’s director general Rosey Sekese.

Telecoms DG suspended for 60 days

2015-08-07 14:08

Minister Siyabonga Cwele has suspended the ministry of telecommunications and postal services director-general Rosey Sekese for two months.

Probe launched into telecoms department

2015-08-03 16:06

Leadership problems that cause 'paralysis' at the Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services are set to be independently investigated.


Minister Siyabonga Cwele threatens to sue Icasa

2016-07-26 06:00

The telecoms and postal services minister plans suing the local communications regulator over its auctioning off of spectrum for high-speed broadband.

Vodacom and MTN want action on spectrum

2016-05-23 16:40

It has become urgent for the government to move on the allocation of mobile spectrum, local operators have urged.

Cell C does superfast mobile network test

2016-05-18 14:14

Mobile operator Cell C has announced a high speed broadband test in excess of 600 megabits per second.

Cwele: SOE cost-cutting plan under way

2016-05-10 14:51

The department of telecommunications and postal services has started to accelerate the rationalisation of state-owned entities to save money, says a minister.

Cwele jumps in to fix Post Office, Scopa spat

2016-04-07 08:55

The telecoms and postal services minister is attempting to smooth over a spat between the Post Office chair and Parliament's Standing Committee of Public Accounts.

32% of SMEs in SA at risk of cyber-attacks - Cwele

2016-03-09 17:44

Around 32% of small and medium enterprises in SA run the risk to fall bait to cyber and phishing attacks, Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services, Siyabonga Cwele says.

Why Cwele chose Mark Barnes as Sapo CEO

2015-12-03 14:04

Telecomms and postal services minister Siyabonga Cwele lists key reasons why banker Mark Barnes was hired to lead the South African Post Office.

Government ICT spending to top R15bn

2015-08-18 13:05

Spending on technology is projected to surge as pressure mounts to meet national broadband goals, says a report.

Broke Post Office dishes out golden handshakes

2015-08-03 17:02

Despite the fact that the South African Post Office’s financial affairs have deteriorated over the past few years, the parastatal has dished out quite a few golden handshakes.

Post Office settlement costs hit R5m

2015-08-03 12:56

Millions of rands have been paid to top officials at the South African Post Office for settlements over the last five years.

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