Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

Saturday, Jan 18th

Tanzanians rush online for e-passports

Tanzanians rush online for e-passports

The issuance of the e-passport is part of a wider strategy by the regional bloc to boost integration among member states.

Tanzania extends biometric SIM card registration deadline

Tanzania extends biometric SIM card registration deadline

President declares 20 January 2020 as the new deadline, but vows it will be the last extension.

Tanzania: Millicom targets full ownership of Zantel

Tanzania: Millicom targets full ownership of Zantel

Merger could heighten competition in a tight, fast-growth market.

Mobile operators respond to smartphone surge in Tanzania

Mobile operators respond to smartphone surge in Tanzania

Market analysts confirm increasing roll-out and uptake of 3G and fast LTE internet accessibility.

Tanzania's regulator issues two new spectrum licences

Tanzania's regulator issues two new spectrum licences

Based on requirements in line with country's National Information Communications and Technology Policy 2016.

Tigo, Zantel move ahead with merge in Tanzania

Tigo, Zantel move ahead with merge in Tanzania

Deal awaits regulatory approval, but process to transfer ownership of shares in Zantel to Tigo is complete.

Network investment, data user experience focus pays off for Vodacom Tanzania

Network investment, data user experience focus pays off for Vodacom Tanzania

Outgoing MD reflects on telco's results for year ended 31 March 2018.

Tanzania Telecommunication Corporation seeks Sh1.77-trillion

Tanzania Telecommunication Corporation seeks Sh1.77-trillion

Operator wants government to fund its growth strategy.

Vodacom Tanzania inks deal with iflix.

Vodacom Tanzania inks deal with iflix


Vodacom says customers can opt in and access content on iflix on every device they own for no extra fee until the second last day of May.

Vodacom Tanzania settles charges against execs

Vodacom Tanzania settles charges against execs

Tanzanian authorities release five Vodacom employees, including the managing director, after the operator pays a $2.3 million settlement.

Outgoing Vodacom Tanzania MD proud of his tenure

Outgoing Vodacom Tanzania MD proud of his tenure

Ian Ferrao is pleased with progress made during his three years at the helm ahead of a handover to new MD Sylvia Mulinge.