Despite the disappointment of losing out to Global Partnership for Ethiopia (GPE) in the race to secure a mobile operating licence in Ethiopia, MTN Group CEO Ralph Mupita has revea[...]
Ethiopia’s telecommunications regulator has awarded an operating licence to a consortium led by Kenya’s Safaricom and Japan’s Sumitomo, according to officials, a move that will end[...]
MTN Ghana, the country’s largest mobile network operator (MNO) by subscribers, has announced customers will be paying more for calls and data services from 1 May to fund an increas[...]
MTN has been rated the best operator in South Africa by consumers, while Rain and Telkom received the worst marks, according to research firm BrandsEye. The firm’s latest South Afr[...]
South Africa’s Public Investment Corporation (PIC) and Saudi investors are in talks to avoid a potential liquidation of pan-African operator Smile Telecoms Holdings, reports Bloomb[...]
Huawei is set to launch its newest flagship smartphone – the Huawei Mate40 Pro – in South Africa on 1 April 2021. The device is expected to combine innovative features and striking[...]
Finnish kit vendor Nokia is still struggling for cash, so will cut up to 10,000 more jobs over the next couple of years to lower its costs. A common economic axiom asserts that you[...]
Telecoms regulator the Independent Communications Authority of SA (ICASA) remains resolute and will defend the high-demand spectrum licensing process every step of the way, says ch[...]
Only a few days after being slapped on the fingers, Expresso Senegal again attracts the discontent of the ARTP. The telecoms regulator accuses it of an additional breach of its con[...]
The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF), a Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) (www.PIDG.org) company, has committed to buy up to US$50,000,000 of a bond issue b[...]