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Orange targets start-ups with first digital centre in Tunisia

Telco plans to establish similar centres in Senegal, Côte d'Ivoire, Jordan, Cameroon, Burkina Faso and Sierra Leone by year-end.

Africa's mobile phone accessories market to reach over US$4-billion by 2026

Africa's mobile phone accessories market to reach over US$4-billion by 2026

Increasing disposable income, rapid urbanisation, internet usage and advent of m-commerce are driving factors, according to research by Future Market Insights.

Sub-Saharan Africa 2nd worst region in mobile gender gap

Sub-Saharan Africa 2nd worst region in mobile gender gap

In our increasingly connected world, women are still being left behind, according to the GSMA.

Huawei has launched its P30 lite device in the South African market

Huawei has launched its P30 lite device in the South African market

The new device, now at Vodacom, MTN, Telkom and Cell C stores, is the latest photography-focused triple-camera smartphone.

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.

Sharp rise in mobile internet users in Zambia

Sharp rise in mobile internet users in Zambia

ICT and telecoms regulator attributes increase to improved data networks, affordable data services.

Zimbabwe the most expensive for mobile data

Zimbabwe the most expensive for mobile data

Research by UK firm Cable compares pricing from key markets in Africa and globally.

MTN Chat launches

MTN Chat launches

The telco has announced MTN Chat, a service that will allow customers to recharge their airtime and data on WhatsApp.

MWC: KaiOS wants to roll out more 'smart feature phones' in Africa

MWC: KaiOS wants to roll out more 'smart feature phones' in Africa

The company told ITWeb it wants so see its operating system for 'smart feature phones' expand to more users across Africa.

YouTube Music launches in South Africa

YouTube Music launches in South Africa

Google Play Music subscribers will automatically receive access to YouTube Music Premium at their current price.

Zimbabwe's Econet adjusts roaming rates

Zimbabwe's Econet adjusts roaming rates

Company explains development reflects government moves to liberalise forex market.