Tariff increases unsettle Zimbabwe telecommunications firms

Zim telcos
feel rattled

Tariff increases will
have an impact.


Thursday, Nov 14th

Bolt launches €10-m Enviromental Impact Fund

Bolt launches €10-m Environmental Impact Fund

Kenya-based M-Kopa will be the first beneficiary of the fund.

Africa shies away from reporting Facebook violations

Africa shies away from reporting Facebook violations

The social network laments that a fewer number of people in Africa report community standards violations.

Liquid Telecom on hand to help Mombasa's Aga Khan hospital

Liquid Telecom on hand to help Mombasa's Aga Khan hospital

Telco provides fibre network connectivity to support roll out of healthcare services to remote regions.

Safaricom confirms new CEO appointment

Safaricom confirms new CEO appointment

Diageo Continental Europe's Peter Ndegwa to serve in leadership position from April 2020.

VoLTE still a hard sale in Africa

VoLTE still a hard sale in Africa

'If it ain't broke, don't fix it' mentality still dominates says Echo Mobile CEO.

Huduam Kenya aims to digitise 5000 govt services

Huduma Kenya aims to digitise 5000 govt services

Up to 40 government service providers have been brought onto the system.

Liquid Telekom Kenya, Nokia partner to extend fibre network

Liquid Telecom Kenya, Nokia partner to extend fibre network

Liquid Telecom to deploy high-capacity service in Kenya and Uganda, with connectivity in Rwanda, Tanzania, Sudan and Ethiopia.

Safaricom happy with Kenya's response to Neon smartphone

Safaricom happy with Kenya's response to Neon smartphone

Telco says over 600,000 units have been sold since April 2019.

Kenya's BRCK acquires ISP Surf

Kenya's BRCK acquires ISP Surf

Value of the deal undisclosed, but will result in one of the biggest public Wi-Fi zones in the region claims BRCK CEO.

Kenya to invest US$59-million in DARE submarine cable system

Kenya to invest US$59-million in DARE submarine cable system

East African country connects to fifth such system in a bid to boost its data capacity.

Alphabet's Project Loon broadens Kenya coverage

Alphabet's Project Loon broadens Kenya coverage

Loon now has ground stations located in Nairobi, Nakuru and Nyeri.