Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

SIM trouble
in Tanzania

Operator moves on
regulator's directive.

ITWeb Africa

Friday, Jan 24th

Expertise, risk capital and regulation critical to power Africa.

Expertise, risk capital and regulation critical to power Africa

Delegates discuss the chief requirements for the continent to secure a return on investment in infrastructure.

African startups attract over US$70-m in investment.

African startups attract over US$70-m in investment

Research shows technology is a top investment category for both local and international angel investors.

Tigo Tanzania launches nano lending scheme.

Tigo Tanzania launches nano lending scheme

Tigo Nivushe aims to foster financial inclusion for Tigo customers.

Compliance in Nigeria costs MTN

Compliance in Nigeria costs MTN

A quarter-on-quarter comparison in latest quarterly update shows subscribers in West African country decreased by 6,9%.

Barclays Zim battles rumour circulating on social media.

Barclays Zim battles rumour circulating on social media

False message posted on WhatsApp claims business will shut down on 22 March.

Botswana's public telco finally lists.

Botswana's public telco finally lists

BTCL listed on bourse under domestic companies sector, trading at P1.00 per share.

MTN offers R23bn to settle Nigerian fine.

MTN offers R23bn to settle Nigerian fine

The operator reportedly offers to pay over a third of its R60 billion fine in Nigeria via cash instalments, bond purchases and network access.

Mauritius: SWIFT's Advisory Group readies for financial markets.

Mauritius: SWIFT's Advisory Group readies for financial markets

Organisation will hold inaugural meeting ahead of African Regional Conference in Balaclava.

Digital systems keeping Zim banks relevant.

Digital systems keeping Zim banks relevant

ICT brought into to restore consumer confidence in physical branches.

Innovation keeps ex-African Development Bank chief upbeat.

Innovation keeps ex-African Development Bank chief upbeat

Despite economic hardship across Africa, Prof. Mthuli Ncube is inspired by opportunities for innovation on the continent.

Investors still keen on Econet, despite stock decline.

Investors still keen on Econet, despite stock decline

Company continues to attract interest as market anticipates growth within telecom industry.