ONEm partners with Tigo Ghana.

ONEm partners with Tigo Ghana

Telcos will launch SuperSMS network.

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Mobile

Africa edges closer to 1bn mobile subscriptions

Africa edges closer to 1bn mobile subscriptions

Continent's 9 million new mobile subscriptions in Q1 of 2017 bring total to 985 million according to Ericsson's Mobility report.

Africa's mobile phone market takes a knock

Africa's mobile phone market takes a knock

IDC figures show substantial QoQ declines in the continent's three largest smartphone markets – South Africa, Nigeria and Egypt.

WiFi hotspots, the new battleground for Zim mobile firms

WiFi hotspots, the new battleground for Zim mobile firms

As traditional voice telephony continues to slow, operators are looking to enhance data and mobile money services with connectivity being a central point.

Africans never hung up on Nokia's old 'brick'

Africans never hung up on Nokia's old 'brick'

Africans perceive the jazzed-up 3310 as an expensive imitation of the simple handset that remains the backbone of communication across the continent.

Samsung Galaxy S8 launches in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy S8 launches in Kenya

Latest offering draws more pre-orders than Galaxy 7, according to Samsung East Africa executive.

Microsoft 4Afrika launches AppFactory Academy in Ethiopia

Microsoft 4Afrika launches AppFactory Academy in Ethiopia

Latest Academy added to list of eight already established in Africa.

Mobile, the main route to business in Kenya's hospitality sector

Mobile, the main route to business in Kenya's hospitality sector

Accommodation and food services records the highest use of mobile phones to receive orders, according to Enterprise ICT Survey 2016.

Opera Software to invest US$100m in Africa

Opera Software to invest US$100m in Africa

Software firm identifies AI, mobile payments as key areas of enhanced content delivery.

Bail decision pending in R24m MTN SA fraud case

Bail decision pending in R24m MTN SA fraud case

Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crimes Court will deliver judgment on MTN accountant's bail application next week.

Zambia counts the cost of expensive data services

Zambia counts the cost of expensive data services

Officials say the price of data services is one of the main reasons for a drop in the number of mobile internet users.

Huawei looks to top SA's smartphone market

Huawei looks to top SA's smartphone market

ICT multinational's consumer business group is rounding up resources, experience and driving flagship offering to help build on brand awareness, growth.