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Ericsson is supplier
for core network.

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Bank worried over
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Harare carries half of Econet's 9.2mn subscribers.

Harare carries half of Econet's 9.2mn subscribers

Telco's network expected to grow following recent partnership with Ericsson.

Orange’s B2B services appoints new VP for Africa.

Orange B2B services appoints new VP for Africa

French telecoms firm says appointment is effective immediately.

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Telcos top ad spending in Nigeria

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

Able Wireless faces roll out hurdles.

Kenya's Able Wireless faces roll out hurdles

On-demand wireless streaming service provider recalls black box equipment, shuts down network.

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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.

MTN Zambia rolls out internet HomePacks.

MTN Zambia rolls out internet HomePacks

Country's second largest mobile operator believes offering will help increase public access to the Net.

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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.