IDC notes slowdown in Africa's smartphone revolution

Slowdown in smartphone sales

IDC notes resilience of feature phones.

Wednesday, Mar 29th

Telecoms

Zamtel comes out swinging

Zamtel comes out swinging

Telco's acting CEO points out company's strengths and strategy to emerge as the service provider of choice.

IMF let off for Zambia

IMF let off for Zambia

Zamtel sale omitted from the most recent list of conditions surrounding the country's application for US$1.3bn loan.

TopStar ZNBC venture leaves govt opposition fuming

TopStar ZNBC venture leaves govt opposition fuming

MultiChoice Zambia is taking legal action over Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation's deal with Chinese digital TV services firm.

The annual CeBIT digital buisness conference

Byte size bits from CeBIT 2017

The annual CeBIT digital business conference is officially underway in Hannover, Germany.

IoT, big data driving Huawei interest in Africa

CeBIT 2017 - IoT, big data driving Huawei interest in Africa

Multinational ICT firm showcases its infrastructure and contribution to key verticals, those at the epicentre of Africa’s digitalisation process.

BCX, a new chapter of digitalisation for Africa says CEO

BCX, a new chapter of digitalisation for Africa says CEO

Newly launched service provider will target clients ready and willing to embrace digital solutions within Africa's evolving marketplace.

Teraco secures R1.2 billion from Absa for further investments

Teraco secures R1.2 bn from Absa for further investment

Money is earmarked for further data centre infrastructure investment in South Africa.

Africa's pay-TV market to hit US$6bn

Africa's pay-TV market to hit US$6bn

In 2016, Africa's pay-TV subscribers stood at about 18.7 million.

Swiss telco plans to up investment in Liberia

Swiss telco plans to up investment in Liberia

Newcomer K3 Telecom to build on US$5m already spent, with an increase in roll out of wireless broadband, VoIP and TV content services.

NCC declares state of emergency on QoS

NCC declares state of emergency on QoS

Regulator acknowledges challenges but urges industry to subscribe to 2017 as 'year of the consumer'.

2.8% growth in Zimbabwe's telecoms industry

2.8% growth in Zimbabwe's telecoms industry

The latest report by country's regulator says that US$269.5 million was generated in Q4 2016.