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Kenya: Telecom regulator entrusts Safaricom and Telkom with extension of telecom network in 78 remote locations

Safaricom and Telkom telephony operators won the call for tender issued by the Kenya Communications Authority (CA) for the extension ...
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Nigeria: Adebayo Shittu announces the creation of an ICT park at the Abuja Technology Village

Nigeria's Communications Minister, Adebayo Shittu, unveiled the government's intention to build an ICT park at the Abuja Technology Village. At ...
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South Africa: ‘Just shut up’: minister tears into Vodacom

Communications minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has slammed Vodacom on social media, telling it to “just shut up” and “do the right ...
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Mauritius: 2019 to see the deployment of fiber optics in Rodrigues and the launch by the country of a nano-satellite

For the year 2019, the Minister of Information and Communication Technologies of Mauritius, Yogida Sawmynaden has unveiled in the newspaper Le ...
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South Africa: Vox broadens fibre-to-the-home network with new partnership

Integrated ICT and infrastructure provider Vox has announced its partnership with Netstream and SA Digital Villages as it works on ...
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Nigeria: $8 Billion ‘Illegal’ Repatriation – Nigerian Govt, MTN Settle Out of Court

The Nigerian government and mobile telecommunications firm, MTN, have reached an out-court-settlement in a suit filed by government lawyers accusing ...
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Liquid Telecom appoints new Regional CEO for Middle East and West Africa (MEWA)

New regional CEO will be responsible for driving Liquid Telecom’s expansion across MEWA region Leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom ...
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Ghana: BLUETOWN, Microsoft enable internet access in eastern Ghana

Denmark-based BLUETOWN has announced an agreement with Microsoft to connect approximately 800,000 unserved people to the internet in eastern Ghana, writes Business ...
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