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SA, Syria and Sudan are MTN’s worst performers.

SA, Syria and Sudan are MTN’s worst performers

Meanwhile, Uganda, Ivory Coast and Cameroon notch up strong subscriber growth.

Technology exists to lower Kenya’s money transfer costs.

‘Technology exists to lower Kenya’s money transfer costs’

President Uhuru Kenyatta, speaking in Qatar, says government is studying the transfer market.

Zain records revenue growth in Sudan.

Zain records revenue growth in Sudan

Meanwhile, the Kuwaiti headquartered telecoms company reports sluggish South Sudan results.

Big screen Nokia Lumia 1320 available in SA.

Big screen Nokia Lumia 1320 available in SA

Device, which goes on sale in May, features a 6-inch screen and has a five megapixel camera.

Kenyan mobile market records sluggish growth.

Kenyan mobile market records sluggish growth

Total number of connections only grow by 0.02%, says the Communications Commission of Kenya.

2go is Nigeria’s biggest social network.

‘2go is Nigeria’s biggest social network’

Mobile instant messaging service has 13 million users in the West African country.

IHS secures further $130mn for African expansion.

IHS secures further $130mn for African expansion

Mobile tower company on a drive to expand its network across the continent.

Managing director of Net1 Mobile Solutions, Philip Belamant, says it is “business as usual”.

Net1’s mobile division ‘unaffected’ by court ruling

Managing director of Net1 Mobile Solutions, Philip Belamant, says it is “business as usual”.

MTN partners with energy firm Vivo in Africa.

MTN partners with energy firm Vivo in Africa

Telecoms giant joins forces with fuel company to roll out a points service system.

Kenya’s Equity Bank in NFC cashless payments drive.

Kenya’s Equity Bank in NFC cashless payments drive

Financial institution plans to distribute 300,000 smartphones free of charge to retailers.

Mxit launches discount deals service.

Mxit launches discount deals service

Special offers coming to those who download the ‘Deals on Mxit’ application.