Nigeria gives MTN listing deadline.

MTN Nigeria's
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Operator has until
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Sunday, Aug 19th

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Zimbabwe’s future leadership warned to embrace tech

 

Whatever the outcome of the 30 July polls, technology must be prioritised with specific attention to cyber legislation and licensing

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Zim pushes shared infrastructure agenda

Telcos agree on model for now as connectivity to rural and underserviced areas takes precedence in local market.

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Zimbabwe still flirting with cryptocurrencies

Central bank says it is ready to embrace blockchain, but says it needs to be cautious as country initiates feasibility study.

Econet to pay out US$20 million quarterly dividend

Econet to pay out US$20 million quarterly dividend

Company under pressure to utilise funds amid continued challenges with local currency and foreign exchange.

Data usage drops, revenues dip for Zim mobile operators

Data usage drops, revenues dip for Zim mobile operators

However, Q1 2018 report by local telecommunications regulator also indicates surge in active internet subscriptions.

Zim tries to curb social media ahead of elections

Zim tries to curb social media ahead of elections

Local police have confirmed four arrests linked to allegations of abuse of social media.

EcoCash back up after irate customers lash out

EcoCash back up after irate customers lash out

Mobile money platform was down for two days for scheduled maintenance.

Econet in hot water over electoral spam

Econet in hot water over electoral spam

Unsolicited campaign messages sent to mobile phone subscriber.

Why Zimbabwe's tech start-ups have it all to do

Why Zimbabwe's tech start-ups have it all to do

WeeTracker report outlines the strengths and challenges within Africa's tech start-up ecosystem.

'Downtime will impact EcoCash brand'

'Downtime will impact EcoCash brand'

As a pioneer of mobile money industry, Sub-Saharan Africa can ill-afford service interruptions said executive at Veeam.

Zimbabwe ISP ZOL stuns market with data tariff hike

Zimbabwe ISP ZOL stuns market with data tariff hike

Company notifies clients of a rate increase of 5% effective August.