Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

SIM trouble
in Tanzania

Operator moves on
regulator's directive.

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BTCL out to woo prospective shareholders.

BTCL out to woo prospective shareholders

Parastatal gets wheels rolling on public awareness campaign around IPO listing in January.

Econet stock draws strong investor interest.

Econet stock draws strong investor interest

Telco to focus on increased diversification of revenue streams, data and other value-added services.

Social media is expanding financial inclusion in Kenya.

Social media is expanding financial inclusion in Kenya

Social platforms increasingly seen as a viable, effective route to reach banked and unbanked.

Botswana: BTCL listing to go head.

Botswana: BTCL listing to go ahead

Commencement date of 11 January confirmed.

Zimbabwe's Econet stumbles as Zim economy falters.

Zimbabwe's Econet stumbles as economy falters

Directive to reduce mobile voice tariffs impacting on revenue generation.

Telkom SA buoyant despite challenges.

Telkom SA buoyant despite challenges

Mobile revenue, service diversity boost half-year earnings.

Tech boost for Botswana’s interbank payment system.

Tech boost for Botswana's interbank payment system

13.5m pula project will culminate in the introduction of new cheque standards to reduce the possibility of fraud.

Global financial hub seeks to strengthen ties with Africa.

Global financial hub seeks to strengthen ties with Africa

Trade between Africa and the Middle East exceeded $50 billion in 2015.

Namibian brokers to use IRESS single trading solution.

Namibian brokers to use IRESS single trading solution

IRESS has also supplied the NSX with IRESS Professional Market Data that enables market monitoring and analysis.

Expansion, mobile money drives up profit for KCB.

Expansion, mobile money drives up profit for KCB

Bank looks to new markets, including Ethiopia, to attract more business.

Multi-currency prepaid travel card launched in SA.

Multi-currency prepaid travel card launched in SA

Travellers can now load 17 currencies onto a single card and applications for Smart IDs can be made at banks.