MTN's 'controversy-free' time in Nigeria may be short-lived

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Vodacom Lesotho offers youth NXT LVL platform

Vodacom Lesotho offers youth NXT LVL platform

Operator is targeting users in the 16 to 25 age bracket.

Huawei's Honor sub-brand makes foray into Africa

Huawei's Honor sub-brand makes foray into Africa

Two new devices have been launched in South Africa prior to more widespread rollout across the continent.

Nigeria's smartphone uptake set to improve in 2018

Nigeria's smartphone uptake set to improve in 2018

Upward trajectory the result of new players, changing OEM strategies.

Spotify streams into SA first... but has plans for Africa

Spotify streams into SA first... but has plans for Africa

Music streaming service launched in South Africa today and has confirmed plans to widen its footprint on the continent.

Huawei, Xiaomi strong as global smartphone sales decline

Huawei, Xiaomi strong as global smartphone sales decline

Gartner says Huawei and fellow Chinese brand Xiaomi were the only vendors in the global top five to experience growth in the fourth quarter.

Africa's smartphone market drops 6.4% in Q4 2017

Africa's smartphone market drops 6.4% in Q4 2017

IDC reflects on findings of its Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker.

Tigo registers a loss of subscribers in Rwanda

Tigo registers a loss of subscribers in Rwanda

Active mobile telephone subscription report shows newly acquired telco started the year with a dip in subscriber numbers.

Truecaller targets wider user base in Africa

Truecaller targets wider user base in Africa

Firm has opened headquarters in Kenya and appointed Director of Partnerships to broaden focus on the continent.

Huawei set sights on Africa's mid-to-low range device market

Huawei set sights on Africa's mid-to-low range device market

Launch of P smart device is the first action in a new strategy for 2018.

Kenya's mSurvey to launch in Nigeria

Kenya's mSurvey to launch in Nigeria

Safaricom-backed consumer experience platform looks to consolidate market position.

Will cost downplay Safaricom's music streaming service

Will cost downplay Safaricom's music streaming service?

Telco launches Songa app offering and charges for access.