Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Tuesday, Feb 25th

VoIP switch investment pays off in Nigeria

VoIP switch investment pays off in Nigeria

World Telecom Labs expounds on results of deployment by five of the West African country's interconnect exchange carriers.

Mixed response to Nigeria's broadband penetration success

Mixed response to Nigeria's broadband penetration success

Internet Society's regional representative believes industry regulator should prioritise user experience above penetration targets.

Nokia to integrate CEM technology for MTN Nigeria

Nokia to integrate CEM technology for MTN Nigeria

Companies announce partnership to bolster customer service to subscribers.

Nigerians get free WiFi hotspots thanks to Google

Nigerians get free WiFi hotspots thanks to Google

As part of its effort to increase its presence in Africa's most populous nation, Google launches free WiFi hotspots in Nigeria.

Airtel Nigeria, Ericsson partner on network upgrade project

Airtel Nigeria, Ericsson partner on network upgrade project

Companies commit to 3-year contract to facilitate virtualisation and network slicing to support enterprise services.

Huawei to build Glo2 fibre cable in Nigeria

Huawei to build Glo2 fibre cable in Nigeria

850km long cable will have a capacity of 12Tbps and link up all oil platforms in the region.

Ntel’s new CEO aims to drive innovation.

Ntel’s new CEO aims to drive innovation

Newly appointed executive plans to build on predecessor’s legacy.

MainOne links with Facebook, Tizeti on internet connectivity project

MainOne links with Facebook, Tizeti on internet connectivity project

Partnership will leverage MainOne's fibre connectivity, Tizeti's twenty new solar-powered towers and Facebook's Express Wi-Fi.

Ghana and Nigeria connect internet exchange points

Ghana and Nigeria connect internet exchange points

Said to be the first of its kind IXP interconnection in West Africa.

Nigeria: ntel and 9Mobile commence national roaming exercise

Nigeria: ntel and 9Mobile commence national roaming exercise

Companies say they have received approval from the NCC for field trial.

Nigerian varsities get free Wi-Fi

Nigerian varsities get free Wi-Fi

Surfwella was launched this week to boost students' academic and research work.