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East Africa to rev up mobile broadband users to 186 million

East Africa to rev up mobile broadband users to 186 million

Ovum predicts that the total number of mobile subscribers across the region will peak at 186 million by 2022.

Huawei bolsters budget to secure smartphone dominance

Huawei bolsters budget to secure smartphone dominance

Vice President of Sales has revealed parts of the company's plan to become Sub-Saharan Africa's best-selling phone maker.

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.

Facebook, Digity Africa spread online safety message

Facebook, Digity Africa spread online safety message

The world's largest social network introduces an initiative to teach a thousand South African high school learners.

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.

Are Nigerian telecoms subscribers happier in 2018?

Are Nigerian telecoms subscribers happier in 2018?

Marginally, compared to Q4 2017 claims latest NCC report.

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.

Maroc Telecom now holds 61% stake in Burkina Faso's Onatel

Maroc Telecom now holds 61% stake in Burkina Faso's Onatel

Latest development in 12-year strategic partnership between two companies.

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.

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.

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.