Ghana's regulator at crossroads over 4G spectrum

At a regulatory
crossroads

Ghana contemplates
4G spectrum.

Wednesday, Nov 21st

Mobile voice usage steady in Africa

Mobile voice usage steady in Africa

However, analysts believe the impact of OTT on mobile voice telephony has not been fully pronounced.

Kenya's lack of data access hinders innovation

Uganda SIM card registration in limbo

Comms regulator blames delays by National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA) in implementing API for registration process.

Truecaller targets wider user base in Africa

Truecaller targets wider user base in Africa

Firm has opened headquarters in Kenya and appointed Director of Partnerships to broaden focus on the continent.

Vodacom Lesotho offers youth NXT LVL platform

Vodacom Lesotho offers youth NXT LVL platform

Operator is targeting users in the 16 to 25 age bracket.

Kenya's mSurvey to launch in Nigeria

Kenya's mSurvey to launch in Nigeria

Safaricom-backed consumer experience platform looks to consolidate market position.

Huawei's Honor sub-brand makes foray into Africa

Huawei's Honor sub-brand makes foray into Africa

Two new devices have been launched in South Africa prior to more widespread rollout across the continent.

Nigeria's smartphone uptake set to improve in 2018

Nigeria's smartphone uptake set to improve in 2018

Upward trajectory the result of new players, changing OEM strategies.

Spotify streams into SA first... but has plans for Africa

Spotify streams into SA first... but has plans for Africa

Music streaming service launched in South Africa today and has confirmed plans to widen its footprint on the continent.

Huawei, Xiaomi strong as global smartphone sales decline

Huawei, Xiaomi strong as global smartphone sales decline

Gartner says Huawei and fellow Chinese brand Xiaomi were the only vendors in the global top five to experience growth in the fourth quarter.

Africa's smartphone market drops 6.4% in Q4 2017

Africa's smartphone market drops 6.4% in Q4 2017

IDC reflects on findings of its Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker.

Tigo registers a loss of subscribers in Rwanda

Tigo registers a loss of subscribers in Rwanda

Active mobile telephone subscription report shows newly acquired telco started the year with a dip in subscriber numbers.