Ghana advances on mobile money interoperability

Ghana advances
mobile money

Interoperability the
name of the game.

Tuesday, Dec 11th

Ghana advances on mobile money interoperability

Ghana advances on mobile money interoperability

Second phase launched in Accra, enabling transfer across three platforms.

MTN Ghana fined US$1.8-million

MTN Ghana fined US$1.8-million

Operator among four companies penalised by country's telecoms regulator for poor QoS.

MTN focuses on data services to maintain dominance in Ghana

MTN focuses on data services to maintain dominance in Ghana

Operator covers 83% of country, including 3G and 4G services.

Ghana's regulator at crossroads over 4G spectrum

Ghana's regulator at crossroads over 4G spectrum

Body needs to decide on bids from Vodafone, Quantum Oil or reinitiate the process.

UK telco ONEm partners with Tigo Ghana to launch SuperSMS network

UK telco ONEm partners with Tigo Ghana to launch SuperSMS network

London-based telco ONEm Communications introduces ecosystem of SMS-based services.

Ghana to issue second 4G spectrum license in June

Ghana to issue second 4G spectrum license in June

Pressure builds as competing operators look past price point and focus on opportunity.

MTN Ghana, Ericsson partner on US$12m Rural Telephony Project

MTN Ghana, Ericsson partner on US$12m Rural Telephony Project

Telcos align with Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communications to extend connectivity, telecoms to rural areas.

Ghana: regulator allows free 2G to 3G upgrade for telcos

Ghana: regulator allows free 2G to 3G upgrade for telcos

Decision based on bid to promote digital inclusion, and support optimal use of existing spectrum.

MTN Ghana to spend US$143m on network improvement

MTN Ghana to spend US$143m on network improvement

Operator announces CapEx for 2017 and intention to list 35% of its shares on local stock exchange.

Ghana's govt rejects calls for 4G license price slash

Ghana's govt rejects calls for 4G license price slash

US$67.5m price tag "reasonable" says country's communications minister.

Ghana: Vodafone pushes fibre offering through SuperNet initiative

Ghana: Vodafone pushes fibre offering through SuperNet initiative

Telco claims its broadband offering is ten times faster than regular internet connectivity.