Tariff increases unsettle Zimbabwe telecommunications firms

Zim telcos
feel rattled

Tariff increases will
have an impact.


Tuesday, Nov 12th

Nigeria dabbles in spectrum for 5G

Nigeria dabbles in spectrum for 5G

Regulator approves spectrum frequency for local testing, but tech experts highlight market's more pressing priorities.

Sierra Leone secures US$30-million to advance fibre optic project

Sierra Leone secures US$30-million to advance fibre optic project

Huawei has been contracted to complete the second phase of the national network development initiative.

Nigeria's operators keeping mum on 5G

Nigeria's operators keeping mum on 5G

Uncertainty in the market, but industry regulator remains optimistic.

Mozambique's Tmcel plays catch up with 4G deployment

Mozambique's Tmcel plays catch up with 4G deployment

Operator confirms plans to deploy LTE internet connectivity by the end of the year.

Paratus Namibia raises capital through rights issue

Paratus Namibia raises capital through rights issue

Capital to support company's ongoing aggressive roll out of telecommunications infrastructure, specifically fibre and 4G LTE.

End of the 2G road

End of the 2G road

South African operators cut back on service.

Syniverse, China Telecom partner to roll out 4G, IOT in MEA

Syniverse, China Telecom partner to roll out 4G, IOT in MEA

Roll out will involve the deployment of an IPX network.

Global 5G infrastructure revenue to hit US$4.2-billion in 2020

Global 5G infrastructure revenue to hit US$4.2-billion in 2020

Gartner research says 7% of communications service providers have deployed 5G technology in their networks.

Nokia's 5G plans in Nigeria hinge on spectrum policy

Nokia's 5G plans in Nigeria hinge on spectrum policy

Company has embarked on technology awareness drive to secure buy-in of stakeholders, including the country's industry regulator.

Telecom Egypt, Huawei pen next-gen digital services deal

Telecom Egypt, Huawei pen next-gen digital services deal

5G, augmented reality and virtual reality services lined up.

MTN's fintech ambitions get Nigerian boost

MTN's fintech ambitions get Nigerian boost

An MTN Nigeria subsidiary receives a licence from the country’s central bank, to provide financial services.