MTN Nigeria, the country’s largest wireless operator by customers, has so far seen the highest proportion of subscribers switch to a rival network since mobile number portability ([...]
Following up on claims at the start of last month that Ethiopia was preparing to ink deals with Chinese vendors ZTE Corp and Huawei Technologies with a view to expanding the countr[...]
 Orange  and Total have signed a partnership giving Orange customers’ access to Orange Money services at all TOTAL service stations in African and Middle-Eastern countries where th[...]
South Africa-based mobile service provider Vodacom Group has published its financial results for the three months ended 30 June 2013, reporting consolidated revenue of ZAR17.54 bil[...]
Cell C chief confirms Telkom Mobile talks 19 Jul 2013.  South African mobile operator Cell C has confirmed that it has held discussions with smaller rival Telkom Mobile (formerly 8[...]
Angolan cellco Unitel has launched the ‘4Afrika’ smartphone, a Huawei-built model based on the Microsoft Windows 8 operating system pre-loaded with applications designed by African[...]
A group of around 350 subscribers of MTN Nigeria are taking the South African-owned mobile operator to court for breach of contract. Local newspaper This Day reports that the subsc[...]
“Imagine living without the means to use a search engine or even own an email address. That is how 700 million Africans live,” Chairman of the 4G African Broadband Forum Bill Hearm[...]
Ghana’s government has submitted a draft bill to its parliament seeking to impose an additional 6% interconnection fee on incoming international calls, Ventures Africa reports. Acc[...]
Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn is reported to have confirmed that Ethio Telecom (formerly Ethiopia Telecom Corporation) will remain as the monopoly provider in all o[...]