5G

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Achieving universal broadband connectivity

With easily accessible internet connectivity, people can search for jobs, gain new skills, and access government services without having to travel to a physical location and stand in queues.

What Safaricom's 5G network means for Kenya

The real opportunity in 5G is in new use cases that have been impossible or limited due to low data transfer speeds. People will have better experience in online gaming and virtual reality could become an actual reality.

The impact of 5G on South African businesses

5G will impact the generation and protection of information of the business positively. South African organizations will eventually get to the point where they are fully prepared for 5G, but at this point, we still have some way to go.

5G fake news lead to burning of cellphone towers

During the first week of 2021, at least 3 Vodacom and MTN towers were vandalized by "protesters" who believed they are 5G towers. They falsely claimed that 5G towers cause the spread of COVID-19, a false claim being made worse by more 5G fake news going viral in South Africa.

In our data-driven world, legal identity is important

Legal Identity is etched in the blueprints of almost all the governments today, and Target 16.9 of the Sustainable Development Goals aims to provide legal identity for all including free birth registrations by the year 2030.

5G does not cause the spread of COVID-19

Conspiracy theories often arise when people try to make sense of the world they live in, especially when it is being disrupted like the time we are living in. One such conspiracy theory that is making the rounds is that 5G is the cause of COVID-19.

Anticipated effects of AI and 5G

Every industrial organization should be preparing for the influx of AI and the emergent technologies that walk alongside it. Connected Intelligence and 5G are expected to impact the industrial sector.