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Spectrum Allocation  |  Spectrum: Minister Supports ICASA's Stringent "Level-1 BEE" Requirement For Licence

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) now has a new regulation that mandates spectrum license applicants and other operators to be Level 1 BBBEE status compliant.   A Level 1 BBBEE (Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment) status essentially means ...
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Spectrum Management  |  South Africa: Govt. Says New Spectrum Release Will Usher In Certainty

Further to the announcement from the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) that it had approved the go-ahead for spectrum licensing, the Minister for Communications and Digital Technology in South Africa, Ms Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams declares that the announcement will ...
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Spectrum: Caution On Pricing As South Africa's ICASA Issues Invitation To Apply

As the Independent Communication Authority of South Africa (ICASA) gears up to release the details of its much-awaited invitation to apply (ITA) for the five broadband spectrum plans, analysts are urging the authority not to be tempted with "overpricing" to ...

South Africa: MTN Says It Need Spectrum To Rollout 5G Network

Godfrey Motsa, the Chief Executive Officer of MTN South Africa, has asked for spectrum release to enable his organisation to implement the rollout of its 5G network plans successfully. Speaking during the virtual launch of the company’s 5G networks a ...

Nigeria: Communications Commission Suspends Spectrum Trading - Telcos Seek Clarity

As the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) announced the suspension of the guidelines for the trading of Spectrum, telcos in the country are seeking urgent clarifications.   Dr Henry Nkemadu, the director of Public Affairs at NCC said that a decision ...