News from across Africa’s Telecom & ICT ecosystem
MTN smart feature phone stuck at customs
MTN's smart feature phone, the MTN Smart S, is sitting at South African customs but will be available in stores ...
Angola Telecom tries to recoup unpaid bills in preparation for privatisation
A member of Angola Telecom’s (AT’s) management committee was quoted by Angop news agency as saying that the state-owned fixed ...
MTN Nigeria maintains consumer confidence despite a tense second half of 2018 with authorities in Abuja
The Nigerian subsidiary of the South African telecoms group MTN has completed the year 2018 in the green, with growth ...
Nigeria: Microsoft to launch Cognition Africa team in Lagos
Microsoft has confirmed plans to establish a Cognition Africa engineering team in Lagos Nigeria having recently launched its first datacentre ...
Ethiopia leverages infrastructure-led investment
Ethiopia's ICT market is showing significant growth and continues to attract investment which is being used mainly to develop infrastructure ...
Botswana Telecommunications Entrusts India’s Subex With Revenue Protection for Five Years
The incumbent Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC) has renewed for five years the income protection contract entrusted since 2010 to Subex ...
Congo: Congolese telecom sector wants to get a makeover through two bills and five draft decrees
The government of the Republic of Congo has decided to make telecommunications a sector of socio-economic development for the populations, ...
Zimbabwe: Sued for Abuse, Supa Mandiwanzira, Former Minister of Telecoms, Rejects Responsibility on Robert Mugabe
Supa Mandiwanzira, the former Zimbabwean Minister of Information and Communication Technology and Cybersecurity, appeared in court on 05 March 2019 ...