Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Thursday, Oct 18th

MTN to launch budget smartphones in early 2019

MTN to launch budget smartphones in early 2019

Operator confirmed SA and Nigeria as primary targets for Q1 next year.

Samsung launches mid-level smartphones in Kenya

Samsung launches mid-level smartphones in Kenya

Company releases four new devices to fight off local market competition.

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.