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Press Release | R50 000 Prize Pool Announced for Techfest Expo

PRESS RELEASE Date: 20  February 2020  [R50 000] PRIZE POOL ANNOUNCED FOR TECHFEST EXPO ESPORTS TOURNAMENTS 26 -27 June 2020, Soweto Theatre. The 4th Annual Techfest Expo, which will run on the 26th — 27th of June 2020 at Soweto Theatre, will feature (3) esports tournaments with a prize pool R50 000. The tournament prize pool will be allocated as follows; FIFA R20…

Press Release | South Africa’s international connectivity fully restored

19 February 2020  South Africa’s international connectivity fully restored In the early hours of this morning (approximately 01:30) Openserve received confirmation, from aboard cable ship Leon Thevenin, that the portion of the SAT3/WASC repair offshore Congo has now been completed. This concludes a long and complex restoration process of an unprecedented simultaneous cable break of two Atlantic Ocean based submarine…

PES 2020 | Season Two announced [ACGL Post]

Following season one of our PES 2020 online series in December 2019, we are pleased to announce season two for fans of Konami’s eFootball title. On the line in the second season is another R5,000 in cash. As with season one, the competition will be played online and exclusively on PlayStation 4. We have however, altered the format for this season. Loadshedding is an ongoing…

Press Release | Vodacom 4U and Rush up their esports game at Rand Show 2020

Vodacom 4U and Rush up their esports game at Rand Show 2020 The new look Rand Show 2020 has something for everyone, featuring six dedicated zones and a diverse mix of events, activities, and interactive experiences. Gamers and geeks certainly won’t be left out either, with NAG’s Festival of Gaming, #connected by Vodacom 4U, dialling it up to ultra-mode. NAG…

Press Release | Cable ship Leon Thevenin faces a further delay

13 February 2020 Cable ship Leon Thevenin faces a further delay Unfavourable conditions at sea continue to hamper steady progress of the vessel and crew undertaking the joint repair mission of the South Atlantic 3/West Africa Submarine Cable (SAT3/WASC) and the West African Cable System (WACS). Openserve has now been advised that the latest changes in the sequence of repairs,…

Press Release | Cable ship Leon Thevenin commences with WACS restoration

29 January 2020  Cable ship Leon Thevenin commences with WACS restoration Contrary to what was initially advised, regarding the joint repair mission of the South Atlantic 3/West Africa Submarine Cable (SAT3/WASC) and the West African Cable System (WACS), Openserve has been informed, by the Chief of Mission on the Leon Thevenin, that a change in the sequence of restoration processes…