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Emerging markets telecoms provider is expanding its services amid maturing economies.

Millicom beats Q3 profit forecasts

Emerging markets telecoms provider is expanding its services amid maturing economies.

Kirusa partners with Moov Ivory Coast.

Kirusa partners with Moov Ivory Coast

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Telcos top ad spending in Nigeria

Likes of mobile operator MTN spent more than $30 million in advertising in 2012.

Econet Wireless unveils customer service charter.

Econet Wireless unveils customer service charter

Zimbabwe's biggest mobile network works to improve service with a new contact centre as well.

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Nigeria’s Spark secures $2mn investment

Money for seed fund raised from international high net-worth individuals from across the globe.

Egypt needs billions to upgrade telecom infrastructure.

Egypt needs billions to upgrade telecom infrastructure

Country’s telecoms minister speaks of much-needed investment after years of turmoil.

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Investment to provide 1,500 megawatt boost for Nigeria

IFC plans to help expand country’s power grid, adding eight million households in 18 months.

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Vodacom, MTN slide on South African call rate cuts

Regulator ICASA plans to cut mobile termination rates to 10 cents by 2016 from 40 cents now.

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Vivendi kicks off wider revamp with Maroc sale deal

French-conglomerate’s bid to sell Moroccan telco to Etisalat is its first step in ‘remaking’ itself.

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South African parties tussle over road toll in Gauteng

The opposition party has erected banners with the slogan: "E-tolls. Proudly brought to you by the ANC". 

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Nigeria’s First Bank, UN partner on mobile payments

Bank’s FirstMonie product to be used by UNICEF to distribute health scheme payments.