MTN records speed of 1.01Gbps.Gbps mobile broadband reached

Rollout of LTE-U, 4.5G solution likely in 2017.

Tuesday, May 24th

Governance

Calls for NCC head to quit.

Calls for NCC head to quit

Legal representative body accuses executive vice chairman of meddling in MTN Nigeria fine and heightening national security risk.

Nigeria calls off spectrum auction bid.

Nigeria calls off spectrum auction bid

Authorities confirm the emergence of undisclosed qualified bidder.

Internet campaigners lobby Africa's leaders at WEF.

Internet campaigners lobby Africa's leaders at WEF

Web Foundation, A4AI unite to push FAST Africa campaign.

Zimbabwe govt backlash against ThisFlag campaign.

Zimbabwe: govt backlash against #ThisFlag campaign

Authorities take to social media to discredit movement.

Zim govt urges youth to focus on software.

Zim govt urges youth to focus on software

Authorities set aside US$1 million for software and gaming applications.

Just how attractive is Africa's high-risk, high reward proposition?

Just how attractive is Africa's high-risk, high reward proposition?

Research by PwC indicates that the 'glass half full' viewpoint is gaining traction on the continent.

Internet access key issue for SA voters.

Internet access key issue for SA voters

Experts agree that the promise of ubiquitous and free Wi-Fi connectivity by political parties could have major influence in forthcoming municipal elections.

Nigeria: govt dumps social media Bill.

Nigeria: govt dumps social media Bill

Proposed legislation draws widespread criticism as a threat to freedom of expression.

Regulation putting online-focused investors off.

Regulation putting online-focussed investors off

Google commissioned Fifth Era report reflects the impact of policy and regulation in online ventures.

9% communication tax could leave 20 million Nigerians offline - A4AI.

9% communication tax could leave 20 million Nigerians offline - A4AI

Critics lambast government’s proposed Communication Service Tax bill.

boursedata

Is parastatal privatisation working for Botswana?

Government secures 212-m from BTCL listing, the first public entity to be privatised.