Ghana's regulator at crossroads over 4G spectrum

At a regulatory
crossroads

Ghana contemplates
4G spectrum.

Tuesday, Nov 20th

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).

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.

SA’s Travelstart buys majority stake in SafariNow

SA's Travelstart buys majority stake in SafariNow

According to the deal, SafariNow will run as a standalone business.

Globacom mum on Benin license dilemma

Globacom mum on Benin license dilemma

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

Nigeria pushes open internet agenda

Nigeria pushes open internet agenda

NCC is currently engaging stakeholders towards the development of a new code of practice.

Matter to be settled out of court.

GOtv Zambia drops charges against TopStar, govt

Matter to be settled out of court.

Vodacom Lesotho invests US$6m in eco-friendly site

Vodacom Lesotho invests US$6m in eco-friendly site

The telco look to minimise GHG emissions generated by its operations.

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.

MultiChoice refutes allegations surrounding Gupta-backed ANN7

MultiChoice refutes allegations surrounding Gupta-backed ANN7

Pay-TV operator dismisses claims it attempted to use payments to capitalise on influence from former SA comms Minister.

Zimbabwe: Econet apologises for outage

Zimbabwe: Econet apologises for outage

Blackout affected most operators on Liquid Telecom network.

Hitachi Vantara targets SA, Kenya and Nigeria for starters

Hitachi Vantara targets SA, Kenya and Nigeria for starters

Company appoints Alexander Jenewein as GM and MD for Sub-Saharan Africa.