NCC explains governance code.

NCC explains
governance code

Commission wants to
stabilise telecom sector.

Thursday, Aug 17th

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.

Telkom Kenya announces new board members

Telkom Kenya adds two new independent board members

Telco announces latest appointments to its board.

Vodacom finalises R35 billion Safaricom transaction

Vodacom finalises R35 billion Safaricom transaction

Companies see deal as opportunity to drive M-Pesa adoption, raise profiles on the continent.

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.

Seacom acquires MacroLan to extend fibre reach

Seacom acquires MacroLan to extend fibre reach

MacroLan will become Seacom's regional office in Cape Town.

Namibian regulator shields consumers from "exploitative" MTC contracts

Namibian regulator shields consumers from "exploitative" MTC contracts

Clause in telco's subscription agreements allowing for automatic renewal of postpaid contracts has been scrapped.

MTN to push ahead with Nigeria listing

MTN to push ahead with Nigeria listing

The mobile operator expects to complete the process in the new year, despite ongoing economic challenges.

How Zimbabwe's USF plans to connect millions side-lined by telcos

How Zimbabwe's USF plans to connect millions side-lined by telcos

Officials to mobilise resources to build an additional 250 sites that will be shared between three main service providers.

Telkom SA launches new business internet, voice plans

Telkom SA launches new business internet, voice plans

South African telecommunications services company Telkom has launched uncapped business internet and voice plans.

Smile exec joins MTN Nigeria

Smile exec joins MTN Nigeria

Tobechukwu Nkemdilim Okigbo to help drive corporate strategy and engagement with stakeholders.

MTN to settle Rwanda fine over the next few months - Group CEO

MTN to settle Rwanda fine over the next few months - Group CEO

Group Chief Executive Rob Shuter says the company has met with officials in Rwanda to finalise payment timeline.