New twist in Teleology 9mobile transaction

Twist in
Teleology tale

Attempts to block
9mobile sale.

Tuesday, Dec 11th

Africa sees strong Internet growth

Africa sees strong Internet growth

For the first time, more than half of the world's population is now using the Internet, but only a quarter of those in Africa.

Orange to build US$6.6-million datacentre in Botswana

Orange to build US$6.6-million datacentre in Botswana

Resource will facilitate expansion of telco's core network and information system.

Zimbabwe's US$107-million ICT plan for 2019

Zimbabwe's US$107-million ICT plan for 2019

Finance Ministry outlines infrastructure investment allocations for new year.

No room for another mobile operator in Zim

No room for another mobile operator in Zim

ICT and telecoms regulator said country has limited spectrum and cannot allow regional or segmentation licensing.

MTN Ghana fined US$1.8-million

MTN Ghana fined US$1.8-million

Operator among four companies penalised by country's telecoms regulator for poor QoS.

Liquid Telecom to invest R5.6bn in Egypt

Liquid Telecom to invest R5.6bn in Egypt

The pan-African telecoms group will invest $400 million in Egyptian network infrastructure and data centres, following completion of the 'Cape to Cairo' link.

Minority shareholders mount challenge against Econet founder

Minority shareholders mount challenge against Econet founder

Vote on conversion of debentures rescheduled after shareholder revolt.

New twist in Teleology 9mobile transaction

New twist in Teleology 9mobile transaction

Lawmakers remain skeptical and demand to know who is behind Teleology.

Cassva SmarTech to demerge from Econet

Cassva SmarTech to demerge from Econet

Deal expected to secure shareholder approval on 29 November 2018 and there are also plans to list by 11 December 2018.

Nigeria: MTN-CBN near out-of-court settlement

Nigeria: MTN-CBN nears out-of-court settlement

Report detailing agreement between parties will be submitted before court on 12 December.

US asks allies to shun Huawei equipment

US asks allies to shun Huawei equipment

The US government tries to persuade wireless and Internet providers in allied countries to avoid telecoms equipment from Huawei Technologies.