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ICASA appoints an Acting Chairperson2023-04-03
The Council of Icasa wishes to announce the appointment of Councillor Yolisa Kedama as its Acting Chairperson, effective from 04 April 2023 to 30 September 2023, or until a Chairperson is appointed.
Councillor Kedama is a specialist in the field of radio frequency planning and a researcher in new technologies in the satellite communication environment. She joined ICASA as a Councillor in 2020 and holds a Master of Management degree in the field of ICT Policy and Regulation, a Bachelor of Science degree and a Certificate in Financial Management.
A step closer to achieving a connected South Africa where no one is left behind2023-03-31
As we conclude the month, ICASA takes this opportunity to reflect on some of the measures taken by the Authority to promote Universal Access and Service for all South Africans, but especially the digitally marginalised, in the townships and informal settlements of our cities, and in the remote rural areas.
Invitation to a Virtual Consultation on the Impact of Load-shedding on the Telecommunications, Broadcasting and Postal Sectors2023-03-23
ICASA invites interested stakeholders to a virtual consultation workshop to engage on the impact of load-shedding on the electronic communications, broadcasting, and postal services sectors, and to identify potential mitigation measures that lie within the scope of the Authority.
This workshop follows the announcement made by President Cyril Ramaphosa on 9 February 2023, during the 2023 State of the Nation Address, that the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs has declared a national state of disaster in response to the ongoing electricity crisis and its effects.
ICASA CALLS ON CONSUMERS TO EXERCISE THEIR CONSUMER RIGHTS IN ENSURING ACCESS TO ICT SERVICES2023-03-15
Icasa calls on consumers to exercise their consumer rights in ensuring access to ict servic
ICASA publishes three Radio Frequency Spectrum Assignment Plans for high-demand spectrum2023-02-21
Icasa has published for further public consultation, three 2nd Draft Radio Frequency Spectrum Assignment Plans (RFSAPs) for International Mobile Telecommunications (IMT) systems.
Conclusion of the preliminary evaluation of applications to pre-register for Community Sound Broadcasting Service licences2023-02-02
ICASA concludes the preliminary evaluation of applications to pre-register for Community Sound Broadcasting Service licences