Orange launches in Sierra Leone.

Orange launches in Sierra Leone

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

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Payment deadline for Tanzanian telcos US$3.4 million fine draws closer

Payment deadline for Tanzanian telcos US$3.4 million fine draws closer

Six operators fined for SIM registration infringements have less than twenty four hours to settle penalty imposed by comms regulator.

Zuku Fire blazes in Dar es Salaam

Zuku Fire blazes in Dar es Salaam

Data consumption in Tanzania is three times higher than in Swaziland, according to Wananchi Group CEO.

Liquid Telecom acquires Tanzanian ISP Raha

Liquid Telecom acquires Tanzanian ISP Raha

Pan-African telecom group will become majority stakeholder after transaction approved.

Zipline expands drone delivery service to Tanzania

Zipline expands drone delivery service to Tanzania

Company to make on-demand drone delivery of blood transfusion supplies, emergency vaccines, HIV medications, anti-malarials and critical medical supplies.

'Increase in mobile subscribers in Africa is a test for the industry'.

'Increase in mobile subscribers in Africa is a test for the industry'

Speakers at Mobile 360 Africa have called for investments in the network and smartphones in support of growing mobile broadband adoption.

Vodacom Tanzania completes Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange IPO

Vodacom Tanzania completes Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange IPO

Mobile operator has finalised its listing on the bourse with shares trading at 6% premium.

Helios Towers Tanzania secures US$95-million funding.

Helios Towers Tanzania secures US$95-million funding

Telecommunications firm will use facility to fund expansion across East African country.

Helios Towers Tanzania acquires Zantel mainland tower portfolio

Helios Towers Tanzania acquires Zantel mainland tower portfolio

Through the acquisition, HTT says it hopes to grow its telecom tower sites in Tanzania to approximately 3 700 owned towers.

Tanzania to host Internet Society Forum.

Tanzania to host Internet Society Forum

Key players will address opportunities in interconnection, peering and traffic exchange in Africa.

Liquid Telecom's Raha deal complete

Liquid Telecom's Raha deal complete

The deal between pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, and Tanzanian ISP Raha has been completed.

Tigo Tanzania announces free WhatsApp.

Tigo Tanzania announces free WhatsApp

Telco offers complimentary service to all customers subscribed to its network.