SA ranks third in Africa for broadband speed

SA's race for
broadband

Researchers outline
country's ranking.

Monday, Aug 19th

Orange mobile tech to aid vaccine coverage in Côte d'Ivoire

Orange mobile tech to aid vaccine coverage in Côte d'Ivoire

Investment worth US$ 5.47 million will be rolled out over the next five years in partnership with the Vaccine Alliance.

Malawi toughens stance on mobile SIM card registration

Malawi toughens stance on mobile SIM card registration

Communications regulator confirms 31 March 2018 deadline.

Kenya hosts Microsoft's Kaizala launch

Kenya hosts Microsoft's Kaizala launch

Company has introduced its first mobile first application.

Beninese Glo-Mobile subscribers given 12 week deadline for move to Etisalat.

Beninese Glo-Mobile subscribers given 12 week deadline for move to Etisalat


Telecoms regulator says reassignment of subscribers after failed license negotiations can now get underway.

Google launches data management app in Nigeria

Google launches data management app in Nigeria

Offering the result of input from company's Next Billion Users team.

Kenya’s launches mobile money interoperability pilot today.

Kenya pilots mobile money interoperability

Central Bank and Communications Authority will need to approve cross-network service before a full launch.

Huawei partners with Jumia to launch Mate series in Kenya

Huawei partners with Jumia to launch Mate series in Kenya

Kenyan online retailer will have exclusive rights to sell the Mate 10 series online for 2 weeks before the device hits the shelves.

SADC running out of time to cut roaming costs

SADC running out of time to cut roaming costs

Ten year period set for a reduction in mobile roaming charges expires in 2018.

Zim's data light news app hits 3m daily views

Zim's data light news app hits 3m daily views

Locals are relying more heavily on the app to receive updates on unfolding socio-political events.

South Africa: Limpopo app-based business shakes up on-demand delivery space

South Africa: Limpopo app-based business shakes up on-demand delivery space

Zulzi wins MTN Business App of the Year People's Choice Award.

Smile, MediaTek partner to roll out VoLET smartphones

Smile, MediaTek partner to roll out VoLTE smartphones

Collaboration targets entry level 4G LTE market in DRC, Nigeria, Tanzania and Uganda.