Orange launches in Sierra Leone.

Orange launches in Sierra Leone

Telco says it invetsed US$33M in its network.

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Girl Talk content offering launched in SA and Nigeria

Girl Talk content offering launched in SA and Nigeria

BBM Messenger, NGO Springster behind initiative to extend the reach of Girl Effect’s mobile platform for vulnerable girls

Comesa members agree to remove roaming charges

Comesa members agree to remove roaming charges

15 of the 19 member states have resolved to initiate the action in a bid to make communication more affordable.

Unregistered SIM card deactivation underway in Uganda

Unregistered SIM card deactivation underway in Uganda

Mobile network operators have started to deactivate unregistered SIM cards as government's deadline passes.

Huawei balances smartphone market desires with AI appreciation

Huawei balances smartphone market desires with AI appreciation

GM of company's Consumer Business Group SA outlines smartphone strategy for Africa.

2017 Indo-Africa ICT Expo identifies opportunity in Africa's mobile market

2017 Indo-Africa ICT Expo identifies opportunity in Africa's mobile market

3rd edition of annual showcase aims to strengthen ties between Indian ICT companies and those from across Africa.

Huawei targets 30% market share in Kenya

Huawei targets 30% market share in Kenya

Company intends deploying a multi-stakeholder and multi-sector strategy.

Cameroon to roll out mobile number portability in September

Cameroon to roll out mobile number portability in September

Centralised number portability database completed and operators integrated, according to country's industry regulator.

Foreign mobile content providers underestimate Africa

Foreign mobile content providers underestimate Africa

Many international content providers don't realise local industry representative bodies like WASPA even exist, according to marketing specialist firm.

Samsung's Bixby voice now available in SA, Kenya and 198 other countries

Samsung's Bixby voice now available in SA, Kenya and 198 other countries

The AI-powered digital assistant is meant to take on Google Assistant, Cortana and Siri by being complete, context aware and having cognitive tolerance.

Kwesé TV, Orange Botswana pen content agreement

Kwesé TV, Orange Botswana pen content agreement

Newly introduced mobile streaming service includes access to exclusive content.

Nigeria pushes global mobile broadband subscriptions to 4.3bn

Nigeria pushes global mobile broadband subscriptions to 4.3bn

The greater penetration of low-cost smartphones and data-efficient mobile browsers cited as reasons for the spike in mobile internet use.