VoLTE still a hard sale in Africa

VoLTE's mixed
reception  

Echo Mobile executive
offers perspective.

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Jumia raises US$196-million in landmark New York IPO

Jumia raises US$196-million in landmark New York IPO

Mixed reaction from the continent's broader tech market.

Naspers to list NewCo on Eurnonext Amsterdam

Naspers to list NewCo on Eurnonext Amsterdam

Naspers will own approximately 75% of NewCo and will retain its primary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

MTN Nigeria tax bill case postponed yet again

MTN Nigeria tax bill case postponed yet again

While the operator settled with the Nigerian central bank last year, it is still in a $2 billion tax-related court battle with the country's Attorney General.

West Africa solar firm raises US$25-million to expand services

West Africa solar firm raises US$25-million to expand services

PEG Africa brings its funding total to US$50-million, to push PAYG financing model across the region.

Acquisitions give Adapt IT momentum in stagnant SA market

Acquisitions give Adapt IT momentum in stagnant SA market

Company outlines how strategy has contributed to interim results.

Business review pays off for MTN

Business review pays off for MTN

E-commerce and tower company investments are not viewed as long-term strategic assets, will be monetised over time, according to operator.

Subdued SA economy hits Vodacom quarterly revenue

Subdued SA economy hits Vodacom quarterly revenue

South African service revenue declined 0.9% in the quarter ended 31 December, but Vodacom's international operations helped.

MultiChoice starts JSE trading at R95.50

MultiChoice starts JSE trading at R95.50

The pay-TV operator today entered a new chapter after listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

Nigeria's Andela scoops US$100-million in funding

Nigeria's Andela scoops US$100-million in funding

Coding accelerator company takes total funding to $180m with Series D raise.

Helios' SA interests strengthen results

Helios' SA interests strengthen results

Increase in revenue, adjusted EBITDA according to latest results.

MultiChoice shares to begin trading next month

MultiChoice shares to begin trading next month

Internet giant Naspers confirms its video entertainment business will list on JSE on 27 February.