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'Subscriber adjustment does not impact on our business' – Telkom Kenya

'Subscriber adjustment does not impact on our business' – Telkom Kenya

Telco responds to reports of its loss in market share.

More coding bootcamps needed for quality software engineers

More coding bootcamps needed for quality software engineers

Founder of Nairobi-based coding bootcamp outlines the challenges software engineers in Africa continue to face.

OTT: telcos, consumers be ready for a compromise

OTT: telcos, consumers be ready for a compromise

No 'one size fits all' solution as experts urge dialogue between all stakeholders.

Nigerian telcos want fines to stop

Nigerian telcos demand flexibility from regulator

Local operators have appealed to industry regulator to implement alternative disciplinary measures.

MTN appoints new Group COO and exec heads

MTN appoints new Group COO and exec heads

Mobile operator says new appointments are part of an ongoing review of its senior management team.

Nigeria: Bitcoin under scrutiny as MMM scheme falters

Nigeria: Bitcoin under scrutiny as MMM scheme falters

NDIC to look into cryptocurrency as it gains traction within Africa's emerging markets.

Bank employees fired over Zim bond notes social media share

Bank employees fired over Zim bond notes social media share

Post Office Savings Bank fined US$500 000 by Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe.

Schneider Electric appoints former Cisco exec as MEA president

Schneider Electric appoints former Cisco exec as MEA president

Caspar Herzberg will ascend to new role from the first of January 2017.

Kenya: Job cuts loom as financial digitisation takes effect

Kenya: Job cuts loom as financial digitisation takes effect

Equity Bank, among other institutions, confirms additional layoffs as digitisation impacts on traditional operations.

MTN moves billions out of Iran - report

MTN moves billions out of Iran - report

MTN has been trying to repatriate billions of rands out of Iran since April, after US-led international sanctions were lifted in January.

SA competition regulator finds in favour of Uber.

SA competition regulator finds in favour of Uber

The Metered Taxi Industry in South Africa has lost its bid to have Uber declared uncompetitive.