Press and Media

WAPA and its members in the Press:


13 October TV white spaces can open up low-cost high-speed internet across Africa: All we need is the regulatory go-ahead

12 October How ‘white spaces’ could spark a tech revolution

7 October Africa and TV White Spaces: The ghosts in the machine could provide additional spectrum at low cost

 7 October Clash over TV white space

6 October South Africa to pilot Wi-Fi using TV white space

19 August  WAPA’s regulatory advisor Dominic Cull on the air (AgriTV)

22 March ‘Access anywhere’ nightmare

21 January White space: SA’s broadband white knight

20 January WAPA – Consumer complaints process

6 January VSAT Internet from Liquid Telecom tested


4 DecemberNow unleash our spectrum

22 November SA demands unlicenced Wireless Spectrum

8 November ‘Give us more spectrum’

5 November Appeals to Padayachie begin

5 November WAPA issues white space appeal

4 November White Space spectrum needs to be addressed: WAPA

4 November WAPA demands unlicenced spectrum

4 November WAPA calls for release of white space spectrum

21 September Wireless Providers make play for licensed spectrum

26 August 2010 WAPA calls for licence enforcement

24 August 2010 Deal with unlicensed broadband providers, ICASA told

22 June 2010 Broadband War: The winners and losers

26 January 2010 Illegal wireless networks spread across SA


1 September 2009 Self-regulation is the way to go

16 July 2009 ICASA shuts down illegal WISPs