VoLTE still a hard sale in Africa

VoLTE's mixed
reception  

Echo Mobile executive
offers perspective.

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Saturday, Apr 20th

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.

Nigeria's Smile pens roaming deal with NUU Mobile

Nigeria's Smile pens roaming deal with NUU Mobile

Represents first partnership in Africa for Hong Kong-based NUU Mobile.

Microsoft to launch Cognition Africa team in Lagos

Microsoft to launch Cognition Africa team in Lagos

Company will leverage expertise to reinforce its cloud services and mixed reality offering.

Jiji to buy OLX in Kenya, Ghana, Uganda and Tanzania

Jiji to buy OLX in Kenya, Ghana, Uganda and Tanzania

Nigerian online marketplace will redirect OLX users in Nigeria to its own platform.

Nigeria moves to root out fake devices

Nigeria moves to root out fake devices

Mobile phone market losing approximately NGN200-milliion daily, says Communications Minister.

Satellite connectivity key to Nigeria’s broadband ambitions

Satellite connectivity key to Nigeria's broadband ambitions

Avanti, MainOne in partnership to combine satellite and fibre to bolster broadband.

ICT critical to Buhari's future success

ICT critical to Buhari's future success

Nigeria's re-elected President is reportedly prioritising technology to spur job creation, economic revival.

MTN Nigeria $2bn tax battle adjourned again

MTN Nigeria $2bn tax battle adjourned again

The court case between MTN Nigeria and the country's attorney general continued yesterday as lawyers argued over a $2-billion tax bill.

MainOne, Facebook announce open-access fibre network in Nigeria

MainOne, Facebook announce open-access fibre network in Nigeria

Enterprise connectivity and datacentre services provider is focused on Edo and Ogun States.

Google Station prickles Nigeria's tech regulator

Google Station prickles Nigeria's tech regulator

Company denies it is operating illegally and confirmed it is liaising with 'all parties' to clarify issues.

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.