News from across Africa’s Telecom & ICT ecosystem

Telkom Launches New Music Streaming App in South Africa

Telkom, a leading telecommunications company in South Africa, has revealed its new music streaming platform, Telkom Music. Launched in partnership ...
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Botswana climbs on ITU’s security index

The Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) has attributed the country’s improvement in cyber security to the national cyber security strategy ...
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MTN South Sudan inks rural rollout MoU with NuRAN Wireless

MTN South Sudan has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Quebec-based vendor NuRAN Wireless for the deployment of a ...
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Ethiopia: Orange submits interest for stake in Ethio Telecom: Official

The telecoms business in Ethiopia, a country with a population of more than 100 million people and one of the ...
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Tanzania: Government Considering a U-Turn On Mobile Money Transaction Charges

The government may make a u-turn on its newly-introduced mobile money levy after the public unanimously rebuffed the move on ...
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South Africa: Vodacom Rings Up 8.3% Rise in Revenue As Cellular Giant Adds 8.2 Million New Subscribers

South African capital investment and revenue spikes from increased lockdown-related data usage add to Vodacom's earnings. South African cellular giant ...
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Gabon: Moov Africa will invest $ 18 million to cover 141 villages and 600 km of Telecoms Network

Although the mobile penetration rate is very high in Gabon, the telecom coverage rate, meanwhile, remains to be improved. A ...
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Tanzania and Rwanda Agree to Promote Telecommunications Sector

Tanzania and Rwanda have agreed to work together to promote the telecommunications sector, especially Information and Communication Technology, in order ...
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