Use tech to address Africa’s inequality

Tech can address Africa’s inequality

Telkom exec belives tech can bridge digital divide.

Sunday, Nov 19th

Telecom Egypt delivers strong Q3 performance

Telecom Egypt delivers strong Q3 performance

Ahmed El Beheiry says recently launched mobile segment has attracted more than 1 million customers in a month.

Mauritius Telecom rebrands as MyT

Mauritius Telecom rebrands as MyT

 

Orange retains 40% stake in the company.

'M-Pesa will be Safaricom's trump card'

'M-Pesa will be Safaricom's trump card'

Experts predict strong results from telco amid increasing data usage, smartphone penetration and revenue for operators.

Zim telecom executives hold crisis meetings

Zim telecom executives hold crisis meetings

Business leaders from local telco firms meet to discuss potential outcomes and response strategies as Zimbabwe's political crisis worsens.

Alpha Telecom Mali ready to engage market

Alpha Telecom Mali ready to engage market

West African country's third telecoms license holder announces commercial launch in December.

MTN South Africa, Ericsson to collaborate on 5G

MTN South Africa, Ericsson to collaborate on 5G

Companies will work together to identify 5G use cases and applications for the digital transformation of industry verticals.

MTN asks court to dismiss R59bn Turkcell lawsuit

MTN asks court to dismiss R59bn Turkcell lawsuit

The SA-based telco filed a plea in the long-running litigation to try have the case thrown out of SA court.

The last thing MTN Nigeria needs right now

The last thing MTN Nigeria needs right now

Farmers accuse operator of failing to deactivate all SIM cards, and that some are being used by terrorist group Boko Haram.

Safaricom's Bob Collymore steps down

Safaricom's Bob Collymore steps down

Company says current CFO Sateesh Kamath will take up primary role in CEO's absence.

There's no acting CEO position says Safaricom

There's no acting CEO position says Safaricom

Telco explains its position at the announcement of half-year results for 2017/2018 financial year.

Zambia's govt to cough up US$382m over Zamtel saga

Zambia's govt to cough up US$382m over Zamtel saga

Source within the Ministry of Finance outlines plan to make full payment before Q2 2018.