Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
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Figures expected to
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Nigeria's telecom sector bucks economic trend.

Nigeria's telecom sector bucks economic trend

Sector records 5% growth rate in Q1 2016.

MTN Nigeria: fine negotiations suspended?

MTN Nigeria: fine negotiations suspended?

Uncertainty over current state of negotiations between MTN Nigeria and West African country's regulator.

'MTN's fine should not exceed its annual profit'.

'MTN's fine should not exceed its annual profit'

Telco representative body comes out in defense of MTN Nigeria.

Orange eager to engage Nigerian startups.

Orange eager to engage Nigerian startups

Online access to API services will add immediate value, according to French telco.

MTN hardest hit as Nigeria's telcos lose internet subscribers.

MTN hardest hit as Nigeria's telcos lose internet subscribers

MTN under pressure to compete as firm experiences a significant drop over five month period, according to stats from the country's industry regulator.

Increased tech investment prompts Orange's Nigeria expansion.

Increased tech investment prompts Orange's Nigeria expansion

French telecommunications company announces launch of new sales office, confirms increase in adoption of technology.

'Nigeria cannot achieve broadband penetration target'.

'Nigeria cannot achieve broadband penetration target'

Head of West African country's regulatory body says more investment is needed and the issue of inadequate infrastructure layout must be addressed.

MTN, NCC impasse may stall digital switchover.

MTN, NCC impasse may stall digital switchover

Broadcast and communications expert warns of potential impact on country's digital migration strategy.

Data-over-voice firm Pangea launches operations in Nigeria.

Data-over-voice firm Pangea launches operations in Nigeria

Company believes service will add value to both end user consumers and businesses.

Nigeria's plan to broaden broadband.

Nigeria's plan to broaden broadband

Tax waiver on imported telecoms infrastructure, satellite resources being considered.

Nigeria: ntel's strategic SAT-3 move ahead of 4G LTE battle.

Nigeria: ntel's strategic SAT-3 move ahead of 4G LTE battle

Fight for subscribers intensifies in West African market.