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Tuesday, Nov 19th

Access Kenya becomes Internet Solutions after DiData buyout

Access Kenya becomes Internet Solutions after DiData buyout

Exec says decision was driven by the brand's equity across Africa and globally.

Kenya's Mondo Ride raises US$5 for Africa expansion

Kenya's Mondo Ride raises US$5m for Africa expansion

Ride-hailing platform says investors from UAE and Egypt led its latest round of financing.

Fight to keep Cameroon fully connected continues

Fight to keep Cameroon fully connected continues

Internet shutdown within Anglophone regions is reported to have lasted over three months.

New gen cyber threats forcing the corporate hand

New gen cyber threats forcing the corporate hand

Check Point Software Technologies Founder and CEO Gil Shwed offers his perspective on the changing cyber security landscape and what lies ahead.

Globacom mum on Benin license dilemma

Globacom mum on Benin license dilemma

Company second operator in four months instructed to exit the country.

Safaricom, Airtel and Telkom Kenya slapped with Ksh.311 million fine

Safaricom, Airtel and Telkom Kenya slapped with Ksh.311 million fine

Communications Authority of Kenya claims the three operators failed to meet quality of service standards.

Matter to be settled out of court.

GOtv Zambia drops charges against TopStar, govt

Matter to be settled out of court.

Cisco furthers MEA digital transformation agenda

Cisco furthers MEA digital transformation agenda

The company has confirmed another strategic Middle East appointment.

Zamtel fines operators over poor service

Zambia: operators face stiff fines over service

ICT, telecommunications regulator slaps MTN Zambia, Airtel Zambia and Zamtel with fines over poor service.

India's Orb Energy raises more than US$15m for Kenyan expansion

India's Orb Energy raises more than US$15m for Kenyan expansion

Funding round includes investors such as the Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO) and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC).

Zimbabwe: Econet apologises for outage

Zimbabwe: Econet apologises for outage

Blackout affected most operators on Liquid Telecom network.