In brief

10 August 2018

Internet

South Africa’s Rain has ‘temporarily suspended’ the sale of fixed-wireless 4G LTE products through its partner ISPs, in order to ‘better manage capacity’ on its network.

Newly appointed Liquid Telecom South Africa CEO Reshaad Sha said in an interview with TechCentral that the company’s spectrum holdings ’form an important component of [Liquid Telecom SA’s] asset structure’, with the company currently exploring ways to monetise these assets.

Ooredoo has released an enhanced digital SIM for its new Shababiah prepaid plan to allowing more customers to enjoy the internet. For just 7.79 USD until 1 November 2018, customers can stay connected for longer with 1 GB of data, 50 local minutes, and Endless WhatsApp, Twitter, Facebook, and Facebook Messenger.