Independent Communications Authority Of South Africa

Competitors take on the post office

Blamed by many South Africans for offering a shoddy service, the embattled institution faces financial strain and serious competition

TV White Spaces trial launch involves W Cape schools

Google, the Wireless Access Providers’ Association and partners have launched a Television White Spaces trial involving 10 schools in Cape Town.

Final digital terrestrial tv regulations are here

The final regulations on digital terrestrial television migration will be published on Friday.

Icasa looks into complaints over alleged SABC failures

Icasa intends taking the SABC to its complaints and compliance committee as the broadcaster is not meeting its licence conditions.

Icasa fails consumers, report says

Namibia has been held up as an example of how a regulator can stop cellphone giants from making a killing and ripping off customers.

How Icasa has failed us

Icasa's rejection of TopTV's "adult" channels shows that the regulator has overstepped the mark in terms how much it should be able to interfere.

Icasa explains why it vetoed TopTV’s porn channel

Icasa says women's right to human dignity trumped TopTV's right to freedom of expression in debating their appeal to launch a pornography channel.

Court leaves Icasa to rule on TopTV’s porn channels

TopTV may not broadcast pornography channels without the permission of Icasa, the South Gauteng High Court has ruled.

Launch of TopTV’s porn channels threatened

The South Gauteng High Court will only decide next week whether TopTV can launch three new pornography channels on January 20.

TopTV to battle Icasa for 24-hour porn channel

TopTV says it will be at the South Gauteng High Court on Friday to fight Icasa's interdict to stop it from launching a 24-hour pornography channel.

Plan rolled out to cope with high internet demand

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa has outlined a framework for licensing of high demand spectrum for broadband.

More criticism of telecoms law amendments

ICT Africa's director says government is facing more criticism of its telecoms law amendments as it fails to help Icasa streamline its operations.


Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders