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Old Mutual Namibia customers gain card transaction control.

Old Mutual Namibia customers gain card transaction control

Mobile two-way communication will be available to OMCARD holders.

Kirusa acquires Ghanaian mobile messaging provider Saya.

Kirusa acquires Ghanaian mobile messaging provider Saya

Deal reached to boost expertise and reach of the InstaVoice app across Africa.

Zain Sudan launches Bank of Khartoum mobile banking service.

Zain Sudan launches Bank of Khartoum mobile banking service

Offering dubbed ‘Hassa’ is expected to help with financial transactions and operations.

MTN targets farm workers in Zambia.

MTN targets farm workers in Zambia

Network launches a mobile money bulk payment solution that plans to do away with cash.

Nigeria’s active mobile users number 129 million.

Nigeria’s active mobile users number 129 million

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says telecoms growth continues unabated.

Mobile app development training launched in South Sudan.

Mobile app development training launched in South Sudan

Mobile network Zain and UNESCO partner to support and fund the initiative.

Etisalat Nigeria sells 2,136 towers to IHS.

Etisalat Nigeria sells 2,136 towers to IHS

Deal sealed to improve the quality of the telecom service provider’s network.

Samsung on track to overtake BlackBerry in SA.

Samsung on track to overtake BlackBerry in SA

Researchers point to how the South Korean smartphone brand is gaining traction fast.

Kenya's mobile money transactions hit KES1 trillion.

Kenya's mobile money transactions hit KES1 trillion

Record number of transfers as more players seek to enter this booming market.

uberX hits Joburg’s streets.

uberX hits Joburg’s streets

Low-cost option for cashless private car and rideshare service launched in SA city.

Nigeria drives MTN’s group revenue growth.

Nigeria drives MTN’s group revenue growth

Meanwhile, South Africa holds back revenues for the continent’s biggest mobile network.