VoLTE still a hard sale in Africa

VoLTE's mixed
reception  

Echo Mobile executive
offers perspective.

Friday, Apr 19th

Huawei Marine completes WACS Upgrade II

Huawei Marine completes WACS Upgrade II

Intelligentcio.com writes that the project was signed a year ago before being put into commercial use last October.

Angola Cables secures Tier III status on Monet landing station

Angola Cables secures Tier III status on Monet landing station

Uptime Institute awards certification recognising the operational efficiency of the infrastructure.

Kenya’s KENET upgrades Carrier Ethernet Network using T-Metro

KENET, T-Metro unite to give Kenya's education a boost

Expanded network capacity allows KENET to improve service quality and support growing data traffic demands, according to the service provider company.

Algeria, Tunisia vow to end roaming charges

Algeria, Tunisia vow to end roaming charges

Details of the One Network Area still to be clarified by regulators and operators in both countries.

Africa must keep 5G in perspective

Africa must keep 5G in perspective

3G migration, extensive reach and increased smartphone penetration are priorities says Daniel Jaeger from Nokia.

Burkina Faso looks to catch-up on 4G

Burkina Faso looks to catch-up on 4G

Orange secures country's first license, though no date confirmed for service rollout.

Vodafone ready for Q2 4G rollout in Ghana

Vodafone ready for Q2 4G rollout in Ghana

Competition within the country's telecoms space likely to increase this year.

Zim back online after High Court ruling

Zim back online after High Court ruling

Emerson Mnangagwa returns to Zimbabwe after cancelling scheduled trip to Davos for WEF.

Liquid Telecom receives US$180-million investment for broadband expansion

Liquid Telecom receives US$180-million investment for broadband expansion

Deal involves one of CDC Group's biggest ever investments, according to company exec.

Zimbabweans switch to telegram as social media remains down

Zimbabweans switch to telegram as social media remains down

Government under increasing pressure to restore services.

Safaricom announces new TubeStar base station

Safaricom announces new TubeStar base station

Developed by Huawei and designed to extend the reach of the telco's urban network.