Ghana fast-tracks EMV migration

Ghana fast-tracks EMV migration

Gemalto, GhIPSS to offer domestic smart cards.

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MTN wants to be Africa's biggest bank

MTN wants to be Africa's biggest bank

Africa's biggest mobile operator wants to build Mobile Money into a 60 million customer business in the next three to four years, says CEO Rob Shuter.

Chris Maroleng leaves MTN

Chris Maroleng leaves MTN

Reports suggest the former MTN executive for group corporate affairs has been appointed as COO of the SABC.

Africa's tech leaders ready to talk spectrum, tower sharing and connectivity

Africa's tech leaders ready to talk spectrum, tower sharing and connectivity

Decision makers from numerous operators scheduled to attend the TMF Finance conference taking place in South Africa in March.

Telecom Egypt expects sustained growth in 2018

Telecom Egypt expects sustained growth in 2018

Company's board of directors have approved a budget that anticipates revenue growth and healthy margins for this year.

11% growth in Mozambique's telecoms sector

11% growth in Mozambique's telecoms sector

Communication Authority's new report confirms annual surge in mobile subscribers and spike in gross revenue.

Econet success earns chairman billionaire status

Econet success earns chairman billionaire status

Strive Masiyiwa has secured 14th position on Forbes 2018 list of billionaires.

New deadline for sale of Nigeria's 9mobile

New deadline for sale of Nigeria's 9mobile

Regulators approve request from company's board of directors and stipulate 16 January as the new date.

Regulatory pressure could hurt African telecoms market

Regulatory pressure could hurt African telecoms market

Strand Consult predicts political and regulatory pressure will adversely affect African telcos in 2018.

Mali's new operator begins operations

It's a go for Mali's new telco

Atel-SA aims to raise and invest over US$200m to service the market.

MTN, Vanu network alliance targets potential 1 million customers

MTN, Vanu network alliance targets potential 1 million customers

Network integration project established to address the need for connectivity services to rural areas.

Zamtel declares ZMW68m Q4 profit

Zamtel declares ZMW68m Q4 profit

Telco outlines ambition to overtake Airtel Zambia and secure second position in the market.