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Ghana slashes tariff on imported phones by 50%

Ghana slashes tariff on imported phones by 50%

Country's Chamber of Telecommunications also announces removal of VAT in bid to increase internet usage.

Telkom ready with iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.

Telkom ready with iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

Devices now available in South Africa.

Analysts forecast multiple challenges to mobile management.

Analysts forecast multiple challenges to mobile management

One example raised at Gartner Symposium 2016 - by 2018, 25% of new mobile apps will talk to IoT devices.

Tecno partners with Safaricom to launch Phantom 6s.

Tecno partners with Safaricom to launch Phantom 6s

Kenya first country in Africa receive mobile brand's flagship smartphone.

Zambia wants Samsung to withdraw Galaxy Note 7.

Zambia wants Samsung to withdraw Galaxy Note 7

ICT regulator issues request for company to recall product.

Tigo Tanzania offers mobile solution for birth registration.

Tigo Tanzania offers mobile solution for birth registration

Digital lifestyle firm introduces app to accelerate the provisioning of birth certificates for children under the age of five.

SA telecoms Minister vows to slash data prices.

SA telecoms Minister vows to slash data prices

Regulatory intervention initiated by the government into the pricing of data packages looks to be on the cards in South Africa.

ShowMax aims to crack Kenya's VoD dilemma.

ShowMax aims to crack Kenya's VoD dilemma

Subscription VoD service links up with Safaricom to offer what is touted as 'a first-of-its-kind' video concept.

Huawei launches flagship service centre in Jhb.

Huawei launches flagship service centre in Jhb

ICT firm plans to establish eight centres in South Africa with the intention to roll out into the rest of Africa.

Collaboration needed to boost Nigeria's content industry.

Collaboration needed to boost Nigeria's content industry

Telcos, content developers discuss challenges to improved service delivery.

MTN ups competition with latest appointment announcement.

MTN ups competition with latest appointment announcement

Telkom CMO's move into the COO role at MTN South Africa is the latest in a slew of senior level changes initiated by the mobile operator.