Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

SIM trouble
in Tanzania

Operator moves on
regulator's directive.

Friday, Jan 24th

Cable ship Leon Thevenin heads to Angola

Cable ship Leon Thevenin heads to Angola

Openserve releases statement on latest developments.

Cable restoration vessel readies to depart Cape

Cable restoration vessel readies to depart Cape

Openserve confirms process underway and all loading is expected to be complete by 22 January 2020.

Safaricom takes over lead in Kenya's FTTH market

Safaricom takes over lead in Kenya's FTTH market

Latest CA report shows the company has overtaken Wananchi's Zuku.

Liquid Telecom debuts 5G wholesale roaming in SA

Liquid Telecom debuts 5G wholesale roaming in SA

The company will use its 3.5GHz spectrum asset to build the 5G network and provide nationwide 5G wholesale services.

An Orange tint to managing tech service providers

An Orange tint to managing tech service providers

Why French telecommunications firm Orange believes its Multisourcing Service Integration strategy works for Africa.

US, Africa connectivity put to the test

US, Africa connectivity put to the test

Angola Cables, Nokia confirm joint trial allows for 300 Gbps of traffic between Miami and Luanda, using trans-Atlantic SACS cable.

Vox enhances its core network with Angola Cables

Vox enhances its core network with Angola Cables

Deal will mean remote peering access to the undersea SACS linking Africa with the Americas.

African countries affected by FALCON undersea cable cut

African countries affected by FALCON undersea cable cut

However, Yemen the hardest hit with 80% of its internet connectivity down.

Big blow for Vodacom, MTN as CompCom orders data cost cut

Big blow for Vodacom, MTN as CompCom orders data cost cut

The two dominant telcos have been lambasted for having a strong monopoly in the mobile data sector.

Orange sets Africa agenda with new MEA headquarters

Orange sets Africa agenda with new MEA headquarters

Telco increases presence and opts to use Morocco as its base.

Gabon and Congo test 5G

Gabon and Congo test 5G

Amid an increase in testing on the continent, ICT and telecommunications experts warn that testing does not equate to immediate readiness.