News from across Africa’s Telecom & ICT ecosystem
South Africa: Liquid Telecom mulling what to do with its prime 5G spectrum
Liquid Telecom is giving serious thought to leveraging its spectrum asset in the 3.5GHz band, which happens to be ideally ...
South Africa: Regulator approves Seacom’s FibreCo acquisition
Seacom has formally completed its acquisition of Fibre Telecommunications after receiving the necessary approval of the Competition Commission. TechCentral reported ...
Nigeria: ICT critical to Buhari’s future success
The ICT sector is the only focus area with a specific- and clearly stated budget within key campaign promises made ...
Data Highway Expands Rapidly Through Africa
Data Highway Expands Rapidly Through Africa Paratus Africa has announced that it recently activated additional capacity between West Africa Undersea ...
Egypt: Telecom Egypt, Nokia working on IoT rollout in Egypt
In advance of Mobile World Congress, Nokia launched off-the-shelf Internet of Things (IoT) packages to help operators win new business ...
Nigeria: Stakeholders Urge Government to End Telecoms Sector’s Woes
Telecommunications stakeholders have urged President, Muhammadu Buhari to prioritise the sector in the next four years of his administration.The plea ...
South Africa: Blue Label mulls new investors for embattled Cell C
Blue Label Telecoms is considering offers for potential new investment in Cell C after posting a first-half loss partly caused ...
South Africa: Liquid Telecom, MTN ink 4G roaming deal
Liquid Telecom South Africa has secured its first customer MTN, to offer 4G roaming to millions of South Africans. Liquid ...