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AllAfrica.com
Telkom Introduces Google, Bango Billing AppsPretoria — Telkom mobile network has introduced the technology to purchase apps
Telkom Introduces Google, Bango Billing Apps
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Pretoria — Telkom mobile network has introduced the technology to purchase apps and content from Google Play™ using their devices, a development it said was the first in South Africa. The new development would enable its customers to securely and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Study Set to Harmonise Mobile Cash Transfer Fees in East AfricaThe central banks of four East African countries are conducting a study that wi
Study Set to Harmonise Mobile Cash Transfer Fees in East Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
The central banks of four East African countries are conducting a study that will set the baseline for money transfer fees across the region. Heads of state in Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda and South Sudan in a June directive ordered individual bank... Read more
16h
Quartz
South Africa’s landline monopoly wants to be the country’s third largest mobile networkTelkom, the telecommunications company which has a monopoly on South Africa’s f
South Africa’s landline monopoly wants to be the country’s third largest mobile network
Quartz / Posted 16 hours ago
Telkom, the telecommunications company which has a monopoly on South Africa’s fixed-lines, is mulling a deal which could make it the country’s third largest mobile network. This week, after months of speculation, Telkom expressed its interest in... Read more
20h
WA Today
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrierTelstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the F
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrier
WA Today / Posted 20 hours ago
Telstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the Filipino mobile market that could be worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Photo: Peter Braig Telstra is in talks to become a joint venture partner in a Philippines... Read more
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The Age
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrierTelstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the F
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrier
The Age / Posted 20 hours ago
Telstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the Filipino mobile market that could be worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Photo: Peter Braig Telstra is in talks to become a joint venture partner in a Philippines... Read more
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20h
Canberra Times
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrierTelstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the F
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrier
Canberra Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Telstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the Filipino mobile market that could be worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Photo: Peter Braig Telstra is in talks to become a joint venture partner in a Philippines... Read more
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20h
Brisbane Times
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrierTelstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the F
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrier
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Telstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the Filipino mobile market that could be worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Photo: Peter Braig Telstra is in talks to become a joint venture partner in a Filipino mobile... Read more
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21h
Sydney Morning Herald
Telstra and Ericsson go it alone in Asian pushEricsson's global chief executive Hans Vestberg says the Swedish tech giant is
Telstra and Ericsson go it alone in Asian push
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
Ericsson's global chief executive Hans Vestberg says the Swedish tech giant is not working on Telstra's push to sell 4G networks to Asian telcos and has traditionally preferred to go direct. Ericsson is Telstra's main supplier of mobile network and... Read more
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21h
Sydney Morning Herald
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrierTelstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the F
Telstra in talks to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in Philippines mobile carrier
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
Telstra chief executive Andy Penn is considering a joint-venture play for the Filipino mobile market that could be worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Photo: Peter Braig Telstra is in talks to become a joint venture partner in a Filipino mobile... Read more
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Canberra Times
Asian 'downturn' is just a correction, says former Telstra CEO David ThodeyCSIRO and Jobs for NSW chairman, David Thodey, says Asia is going through a cor
Asian 'downturn' is just a correction, says former Telstra CEO David Thodey
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
CSIRO and Jobs for NSW chairman, David Thodey, says Asia is going through a correction and not a downturn. Photo: Louie Douvis Former Telstra boss David Thodey says Asia's economy is suffering "a correction it had to have" and the region will bounce... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Asian 'downturn' is just a correction, says former Telstra CEO David ThodeyCSIRO and Jobs for NSW chairman, David Thodey, says Asia is going through a cor
Asian 'downturn' is just a correction, says former Telstra CEO David Thodey
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
CSIRO and Jobs for NSW chairman, David Thodey, says Asia is going through a correction and not a downturn. Photo: Louie Douvis Former Telstra boss David Thodey says Asia's economy is suffering "a correction it had to have" and the region will bounce... Read more
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WA Today
Asian 'downturn' is just a correction, says former Telstra CEO David ThodeyCSIRO and Jobs for NSW chairman, David Thodey, says Asia is going through a cor
Asian 'downturn' is just a correction, says former Telstra CEO David Thodey
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
CSIRO and Jobs for NSW chairman, David Thodey, says Asia is going through a correction and not a downturn. Photo: Louie Douvis Former Telstra boss David Thodey says Asia's economy is suffering "a correction it had to have" and the region will bounce... Read more
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The Age
Asian 'downturn' is just a correction, says former Telstra CEO David ThodeyCSIRO and Jobs for NSW chairman, David Thodey, says Asia is going through a cor
Asian 'downturn' is just a correction, says former Telstra CEO David Thodey
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
CSIRO and Jobs for NSW chairman, David Thodey, says Asia is going through a correction and not a downturn. Photo: Louie Douvis Former Telstra boss David Thodey says Asia's economy is suffering "a correction it had to have" and the region will bounce... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Asian 'downturn' is just a correction, says former Telstra CEO David ThodeyCSIRO and Jobs for NSW chairman, David Thodey, says Asia is going through a cor
Asian 'downturn' is just a correction, says former Telstra CEO David Thodey
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
CSIRO and Jobs for NSW chairman, David Thodey, says Asia is going through a correction and not a downturn. Photo: Louie Douvis Former Telstra boss David Thodey says Asia's economy is suffering "a correction it had to have" and the region will bounce... Read more
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3d
The New Age
Europe where it's at for DinoIt is not often one finds an outspoken South African footballer. There has been
Europe where it's at for Dino
The New Age / Posted 3 days ago
It is not often one finds an outspoken South African footballer. There has been a shortage of players who speak their minds, criticise themselves and be open about their struggles in the profession since the retirement of Benni McCarthy. Dino... Read more
3d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Service providers take Telkom to courtThirteen contractors have approached the Pretoria High Court to interdict Telko
Service providers take Telkom to court
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Thirteen contractors have approached the Pretoria High Court to interdict Telkom from appointing any service provider outside the 22 registered with the entity. The companies want Telkom to give them preference when it needs service providers on,... Read more
4d
Eye Witness News
South Africa's state giants hobble economy State-owned companies have arguably always been a drain on state resources.
South Africa's state giants hobble economy
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
State-owned companies have arguably always been a drain on state resources. FILE: Economists estimate that underperformance and inefficiency in state-owned firms ranging from power utility Eskom to SAA to... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA’s state giants hobble economyINDEPENDENT MEDIAA South African Airways aeroplane. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu. J
SA’s state giants hobble economy
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAA South African Airways aeroplane. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu. Johannesburg - The state-run corporations that have shaped South Africa's economy and been part of its every day life for nearly a century are mostly in a state of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Africa's state giants hobble economyEconomists estimate that underperformance and inefficiency in state-owned firms
South Africa's state giants hobble economy
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
Economists estimate that underperformance and inefficiency in state-owned firms ranging from power utility Eskom to South African Airways (SAA) to the postal service is lopping 2-3 percentage points off annual growth. "If we do all the calculations,... Read more
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4d
AllAfrica.com
Facebook Seeks Ties With Telcos in KenyaFacebook's plan to bring Internet access to the remote parts of the world is ta
Facebook Seeks Ties With Telcos in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Facebook's plan to bring Internet access to the remote parts of the world is taking shape. This follows the completion of Aquila, a drone that beams Internet from the sky to remote communities. Facebook CEO Marck Zuckerberg said in a statement that... Read more
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The New Age
SA's state giants hobble economyThe state-run corporations that have shaped South Africa's economy and been par
SA's state giants hobble economy
The New Age / Posted 4 days ago
The state-run corporations that have shaped South Africa's economy and been part of its every day life for nearly a century are mostly in a state of collapse, threatening to crush already weak growth. Economists estimate that underperformance and... Read more
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4d
AllAfrica.com
Public Protector to Boost Zambia's Governance ProfileZAMBIA is steadily moving onto a higher rung on the governance ladder by seekin
Public Protector to Boost Zambia's Governance Profile
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
ZAMBIA is steadily moving onto a higher rung on the governance ladder by seeking to introduce vital Constitutional offices in line with the principles of democracy. Part 18, Chapter 252 of the Constitution of Zambia (Amendment) Bill of 2015 has... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Study Set On Telcos and DominanceA study is set to be commissioned to establish the market share of companies in
Study Set On Telcos and Dominance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
A study is set to be commissioned to establish the market share of companies in Kenya's telecommunications sector. Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) director general Francis Wangusi said the study would include voice, data, SMS, mobile money... Read more
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iol.co.za
Idols Top 16 kick off battle for glorySUPPLIEDIdols judges Gareth Cliff, Unathi Msengana, newcomer Somizi Mhlongo and
Idols Top 16 kick off battle for glory
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
SUPPLIEDIdols judges Gareth Cliff, Unathi Msengana, newcomer Somizi Mhlongo and Randall Abrahams. To secure their place in the coveted Idols Top 16, contestants had to give their all with a solo performance in front of the harshest critics – the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Review: Tears and Disappointment in Sun CityThere was no singing to be done, but the nervous tension was palpable, as our I
Review: Tears and Disappointment in Sun City
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
There was no singing to be done, but the nervous tension was palpable, as our Idols SA Top 29 left their hotel rooms and readied themselves for the final judgment that would catapult them into the Top 16. “I’ve done everything I can, now its all in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Monique’s a true survivorCAPE ARGUSMonique Strydom was taken hostage while holidaying in the Philippines
Monique’s a true survivor
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
CAPE ARGUSMonique Strydom was taken hostage while holidaying in the Philippines, and former president Thabo Mbeki has a special place in her heart as he was one of the only presidents of the captured group, "who actually wrote a letter and really... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Our Vulnerable Workers Must Be Defended With Tooth and Nail! - Cosatu KZNIn its Provincial Congress held on the 29th - 31st July 2015, COSATU KwaZulu-Na
Our Vulnerable Workers Must Be Defended With Tooth and Nail! - Cosatu KZN
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
In its Provincial Congress held on the 29th - 31st July 2015, COSATU KwaZulu-Natal reaffirmed its commitment and dedication to increase its service to the poor workers of our Province. COSATU KwaZulu-Natal is the only hope for vulnerable workers who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament On Criminal Matters Amendment BillJustice and Correctional Services Committee says essential infrastructure theft
Parliament On Criminal Matters Amendment Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Justice and Correctional Services Committee says essential infrastructure theft is "economic sabotage" The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services today received a briefing on the Criminal Matters Amendment Bill, which will impose... Read more
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iol.co.za
R20bn sloshing around in fundsJohannesburg - At least 3.5 million people are set to be owed about R20 billion
R20bn sloshing around in funds
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
Johannesburg - At least 3.5 million people are set to be owed about R20 billion in retirement fund benefits that have not been claimed, with at least R5.2 billion being owed to 200 000 miners. This is according to the Financial Services Board, which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Justice and Correctional Services Committee Says Essential Infrastructure Theft Is 'Economic Sabotage'The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services today received a b
Justice and Correctional Services Committee Says Essential Infrastructure Theft Is 'Economic Sabotage'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services today received a briefing on the Criminal Matters Amendment Bill, which will impose harsher penalties for infrastructure related offences. Committee Chairperson, Dr Mathole Motshekga,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTN 'Disappointed' At Telkom Deal BlockMobile operator MTN has expressed its disappointment at the Competition Commiss
MTN 'Disappointed' At Telkom Deal Block
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Mobile operator MTN has expressed its disappointment at the Competition Commission's decision to block its deal with Telkom. "It is regrettable that the matter is not moving forward to the Competition Tribunal as the final decision making authority,... Read more
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iafrica.com
MTN disappointed with Telkom deal blockMobile phone operator MTN says that it is disappointed with the Competition Com
MTN disappointed with Telkom deal block
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Mobile phone operator MTN says that it is disappointed with the Competition Commission's decision not to approve a deal between it and Telkom. The deal between the two companies would have see MTN acquire Telkom assets to expand its network in South... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
MTN disappointed with Telkom deal blockMobile phone operator MTN says that it is disappointed with the Competition Com
MTN disappointed with Telkom deal block
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 9 days ago
Mobile phone operator MTN says that it is disappointed with the Competition Commission's decision not to approve a deal between it and Telkom. The deal between the two companies would have see MTN acquire Telkom assets to expand its network in South... Read more
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iol.co.za
MTN ‘disappointed’ over Telkom dealJohannesburg - MTN - SA’s second-largest mobile network - has expressed disappo
MTN ‘disappointed’ over Telkom deal
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
Johannesburg - MTN - SA’s second-largest mobile network - has expressed disappointment with the Competition Commission's Monday decision to block a tie-up between it and Telkom Mobile. Telkom and MTN had been in talks for more than a year over a... Read more
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10d
AllAfrica.com
Over 45 000 SA Jobs Under Fire, Says UnionEmployees in the mining, telecommunications and metal industries have been affe
Over 45 000 SA Jobs Under Fire, Says Union
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Employees in the mining, telecommunications and metal industries have been affected the most in 2015 as 58 companies cut at least 45 000 jobs, according to trade union Solidarity's report on the retrenchment crisis released on Tuesday. A further 160... Read more
10d
Eye Witness News
SuperSport United sign Bafana star Dean FurmanThe appointment sees him reunite with former Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund
SuperSport United sign Bafana star Dean Furman
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
The appointment sees him reunite with former Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund, the man who introduced the midfielder to South Africans. Furman played in the mid-field during his first cap in a friendly international against Brazil on 8 September... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government ICT Spending to Top R15 BillionGovernment spending on Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is proje
Government ICT Spending to Top R15 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Government spending on Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is projected to top R15bn as pressure mounts to meet national broadband goals, a report has found. "The South Africa government's total national and provincial ICT spend is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
It's Bullets Vs Wanderers in Carlsberg Cup FinalsBlantyre — Chiukepo Msowoya struck the third goal to put Big Bullets in the pre
It's Bullets Vs Wanderers in Carlsberg Cup Finals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Blantyre — Chiukepo Msowoya struck the third goal to put Big Bullets in the prestigious Carlsberg Cup final as they progressed with a 3-0 victory against Silver Strikers and will face Mighty Be Forward Wanderers on 29th August at the Civo Stadium in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
There’s no crisis at parastatals, maintains SisuluHuman Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has denied that state owned enterpris
There’s no crisis at parastatals, maintains Sisulu
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has denied that state owned enterprises are in crisis. “The statement that there is a crisis in these enterprises is not true,” she told journalists yesterday as the ANC released its discussion documents... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Let's praise Telkom's impeccable serviceIn a country where great service is as scarce as just politicians, one would th
Let's praise Telkom's impeccable service
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
In a country where great service is as scarce as just politicians, one would think that a company as old and esteemed as yourself would attempt to distinguish yourself from the rest. It has become evident to me that quite the contrary is true. You... Read more
10d
The Malaysian Insider
How long can Jokowi toy with price controls? – Rendi A. Witular Published: 18 August 2015 9:14 AM While the shockwave from a government inte
How long can Jokowi toy with price controls? – Rendi A. Witular
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 10 days ago
Published: 18 August 2015 9:14 AM While the shockwave from a government intervention into the price of cement in mid-January has yet to abate, recent signs have emerged about the... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
Thumbs Down for Telkom-MTN Roaming DealThe Competition Commission has struck down a proposed network sharing and roami
Thumbs Down for Telkom-MTN Roaming Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Competition Commission has struck down a proposed network sharing and roaming agreement between Telkom and MTN. In April 2014, the two telecommunication networks approached the Competition Commission regarding a merger in which MTN South Africa... Read more
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11d
iafrica.com
Telkom, MTN deal is offThe Competition Commission on Monday informed Telkom and MTN South Africa that
Telkom, MTN deal is off
iafrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Competition Commission on Monday informed Telkom and MTN South Africa that it has not recommended the approval of the proposed transaction between the two companies to the Competition Tribunal. Telkom and MTN South Africa signed a heads of... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Telkom, MTN deal is offThe Competition Commission on Monday informed Telkom and MTN South Africa that
Telkom, MTN deal is off
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 11 days ago
The Competition Commission on Monday informed Telkom and MTN South Africa that it has not recommended the approval of the proposed transaction between the two companies to the Competition Tribunal. Telkom and MTN South Africa signed a heads of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Telkom, MTN call off dealJohannesburg - Telkom and MTN have called off talks around extending their bila
Telkom, MTN call off deal
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
Johannesburg - Telkom and MTN have called off talks around extending their bilateral roaming agreement after the Competition Commission recommended the deal not be allowed to go ahead. In a statement to shareholders on Monday, the two companies said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Individual Theatre Phase PerformancesElwira kicks things off on a high note. This week it was make or break for the
Individual Theatre Phase Performances
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Elwira kicks things off on a high note. This week it was make or break for the 29 singers who survived the long queues at the nationwide Idols SA auditions as well as the ruthless cuts at this season's harder-than-ever-before Theatre Week. To secure... Read more
13d
The New Age
Manyama loaned out to AcesSuperSport United confirmed on Friday they have loaned out winger Lebogang Many
Manyama loaned out to Aces
The New Age / Posted 13 days ago
SuperSport United confirmed on Friday they have loaned out winger Lebogang Manyama to Mpumalanga Black Aces for the season. “SuperSport United FC has agreed terms with Mpumalanga Black Aces for the season-long loan of Lebogang Manyama. The winger... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hiking rates on current contracts ‘illegal’Johannesburg - Four major South African cellphone service providers are under i
Hiking rates on current contracts ‘illegal’
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Johannesburg - Four major South African cellphone service providers are under investigation for proposing call and data rate increases to consumers already on contracts. This, if found to be true, would constitute a contravening the Consumer... Read more
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14d
AllAfrica.com
Supersport Loan Manyama to AcesSuperSport United have agreed terms with Mpumalanga Black Aces for the season-l
Supersport Loan Manyama to Aces
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
SuperSport United have agreed terms with Mpumalanga Black Aces for the season-long loan of Lebogang Manyama. The winger will spend the 2015/16 campaign on loan at the Mbombela-based side and the agreement includes an option to purchase at the end of... Read more
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football411
Manyama joins Aces on loan SuperSport United confirm they have allowed Lebogang Manyama to join Mpumalan
Manyama joins Aces on loan
football411 / Posted 14 days ago
SuperSport United confirm they have allowed Lebogang Manyama to join Mpumalanga Black Aces on loan for the 2015/16 Premier Soccer League season.The midfielder saw his game time under Gordon Igesund limited to just 22... Read more
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