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Tuesday, Oct 16th

Nigeria drives MTN’s group revenue growth.

Nigeria drives MTN’s group revenue growth

Meanwhile, South Africa holds back revenues for the continent’s biggest mobile network.

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Sonatel's first-half net profit rises 6.6%

The Senegalese telcos' profit increased to more than $201 million in 2014.

Vimpelcom’s Telecel Globe earnings jump 51% in Africa.

VimpelCom’s Telecel Globe earnings jump 51% in Africa

Meanwhile, revenues are up 10% year-on-year while subscriber numbers have grown 8%.

Etisalat's profit jumps 26% on Maroc Telecom buy.

Etisalat's profit jumps 26% on Maroc Telecom buy

Earlier this year the UAE based telco bought a 53% stake in Maroc Telecom.

Safaricom Kenya posts record after-tax profits.

Safaricom Kenya posts record after-tax profits

Mobile network keeps pace with its stellar growth as the company publishes its latest results.

Millicom’s African EBITDA shrinks 6% year-on-year.

Millicom’s African EBITDA shrinks 6% year-on-year

But revenue growth is up 15% due to good performances in Chad, Ghana and Rwanda.

Telecom Egypt announces dividend on back of $425mn profit.

Telecom Egypt announces dividend on back of $425mn profit

Fixed line monopoly operator offers lower dividend than last year, despite higher profits.

Zimbabwe’s NetOne targets $110mn in revenue.

Zimbabwe’s NetOne targets $110mn in revenue

State controlled telecoms firm reports good results but decries government penalties, fines.

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Indian bank rolls out M-Pesa service

Customers on Vodafone India's network will be able to transfer money to any mobile phone.

Mauritius Telecom reports drop in 2013 profits.

Mauritius Telecom reports drop in 2013 profits

Company notes a 22% year-on-year decrease while operating revenues are up.

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