Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

SIM trouble
in Tanzania

Operator moves on
regulator's directive.

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No Silicon Valley for Africa say early stage investors

No Silicon Valley for Africa say early stage investors

Organisers of the Africa Early Stage Investor Summit unpack the opportunities and challenges within the continent's venture ecosystem.

Econet eyes US Dollar dividends as it separately lists EcoCash

Econet eyes US Dollar dividends as it separately lists EcoCash

Telco keeps close eye on Liquid Telecom Holdings' pursuit of IPO on international securities exchange.

CEC says Liquid's revenue boosted overall performance

CEC says Liquid's revenue boosted overall performance

Executives express satisfaction, especially amid growing levels – especially with the growing level of market competition.

Investors bristle as Apple withholds sales data

Investors bristle as Apple withholds sales data

Apple does away with a closely watched performance metric it disclosed for 20 years.

Adapt IT's diversification strategy pays off

Adapt IT's diversification strategy pays off

Acquisition strengthens company's sortie into hospitality sector in SA, its main market.

Red Hat jumps, IBM dips on cloud mega-merger

Red Hat jumps, IBM dips on cloud mega-merger

IBM's $34 billion deal to buy Red Hat drove shares in the small but fast-growing software maker about 50% higher yesterday.

Nigeria: NCC gives MTN until May 2019 to list

Nigeria: NCC gives MTN until May 2019 to list

Regulator says listing on local exchange was a condition agreed to during negotiations over fine it imposed on the operator in 2015.

Altron boosts revenue, reduces debt

Altron boosts revenue, reduces debt

JSE-listed Allied Electronics (Altron) today announced that it has continued to deliver on its growth plans, reduced debt levels, and completed the divestment of non-core assets.

Nigeria, Ghana and SA markets boost MTN results

Nigeria, Ghana and SA markets boost MTN results

Mobile operator's Chief Executive highlights contribution of three key markets in interim results released today.

South Africa finance minister's IMF trip eases fears over his future

South Africa finance minister's IMF trip eases fears over his future

Reuters reports on a statement issued by the country's Treasury.

Altron unveils new brand

Altron unveils new brand

The JSE-listed company looks to bring its subsidiaries under a single identity.