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The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has announced that Starlink, the satellite internet service of SpaceX, has applied for a licence to operate high speed, low latency satellite broadband services in Tanzania. According to The Citizen, Starlink aims to launch in the country during the first quarter of 2023, subject to regulatory approval. Starlink’s low...

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As demand for high-speed connectivity continues to grow, Starlink continues to expand on the African continent. The company has already obtained the approval of the authorities in Mozambique, Nigeria and Malawi. The Tanzanian Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has confirmed to the local press that billionaire Elon Musk’s American company Starlink has applied for a license to...

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Vodacom Tanzania has launched 5G fixed wireless access routers to enable homes and offices to access 5G internet. In September, Vodacom Tanzania launched the country’s first 5G network and recently acquired spectrum portfolios that it intends to use for network expansions and investments, including 5G deployments. Vodacom Tanzania Director Enterprise Business Unit Director, Arjun Dhillon...

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Digital transformation is accelerating in Africa. Governments of African countries are increasing investments in digital infrastructure to involve all populations in the digital revolution.  The Tanzanian government, through the Universal Communication Services Access Fund (UCSAF), has invested 8.1 billion Tanzanian shillings (3.4 million USD) for the construction of infrastructure aimed at promoting communication technologies. communication (ICT)...

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Mobile financial services are growing in Africa. According to the Tanzanian communications regulator, 39.5 million Tanzanians made 366 million transactions with a total value of around 12.7 trillion shillings ($5.4 billion) as of September 2022. Telecom operator Vodacom Tanzania announced on Thursday, October 27 that M-Pesa, its mobile financial services platform, has extended its international money...

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Vodacom Tanzania has affirmed it will use the spectrum blocks it was awarded recently “effectively” and underlined its contribution to the country’s development Vision 2030. The operator released a statement in which it highlighted plans to use the 700MHz, 2600MHz and 2300MHz spectrum blocks awarded by the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) during the 2022...

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The Ministry of Information, Communication and Information Technology has continued its countrywide mission at regional level on Cybersecurity Security Awareness Month, this time in Arusha region on 17 October 2022.  Over 300 students and faculty members participated during the meeting conducted separately at the Arusha Technical College and the Arusha Institute of Accountancy. “We are...

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Airtel Africa said its Tanzanian subsidiary Airtel Tanzania has purchased 140MHz of additional spectrum from the Tanzania Communication Regulatory Authority (TCRA) for US$60.1-million. The company said the spectrum is spread across the 2600MHz (2 blocks of 2×15 MHz) and 3500MHz bands, and this will help it expand its broadband capability including 5G rollout. A statement...

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The Tanzanian government aims in particular to connect 80% of the population to the Internet by 2025 in a context of accelerated digital transformation. To achieve its objectives, the executive is strengthening the capacities of telecom operators.  Tanzanian telecommunications operators Vodacom, Airtel, Tigo and Halotel have acquired additional frequencies worth a total of USD 187.5 million. These...