Ndabeni-Abrahams’ standoff with committee over Icasa councillors threatens roll-out of spectrum

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Dispute over appointment of Icasa councillors puts the auction of spectrum in December at risk and delays probe into country’s high data costs
Dispute over appointment of Icasa councillors puts the auction of spectrum in December at risk and delays probe into country’s high data costs
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Dispute over appointment of Icasa councillors puts the auction of spectrum in December at risk and delays probe into country’s high data costs

Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams’ decision to exclude Kgosi Matthews from the short list of Independent Communications Authority of SA (Icasa) councillors is fuelling a rift between her and Parliament’s portfolio committee on communications.

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