Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

SIM trouble
in Tanzania

Operator moves on
regulator's directive.

Saturday, Jan 25th

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.

BT to remove Huawei equipment from its core 4G network

BT to remove Huawei equipment from its core 4G network

The British telecoms group is reportedly moving to keep the Chinese company's equipment at the edge of telecoms.

Nokia looks to build on enterprise focus in Africa

Nokia looks to build on enterprise focus in Africa

Company says the auctioning of spectrum, emergence of 5G and connectivity will all feature strongly into 2019.

Telkom Kenya secures €35-million loan to expand network

Telkom Kenya secures €35-million loan to expand network

Company looks to expand 3G, 4G and Fibre-to-the-Building network infrastructure.

Camtel contracts Nigeria's Sparkwest to sell SAIL fibre optic

Camtel contracts Nigeria's Sparkwest to sell SAIL fibre optic

Deal penned in Yaoundé and will target service providers including MTN, Globacom, Airtel and Etisalat.

Liquid, Western Cape govt partner to boost public Wi-Fi access

Liquid, Western Cape govt partner to boost public Wi-Fi access

Project part of a R3 billion plan to provide broadband connectivity.

Liquid Telecom, Kymeta connect Africa's remote areas

Liquid Telecom, Kymeta connect Africa's remote areas

Liquid Telecom extends its VSAT service to provide satellite mobile connectivity across Africa, through its new partnership with Kymeta.

Telecom Egypt doubles backbone capacity with Nokia

Telecom Egypt doubles backbone capacity with Nokia

Telco adopts Nokia's Photonic Service Engine tech to up capacity on Delta Region DWDM backbone network.

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.

Why is Orange so confident of multi-service operator strategy?

Why is Orange so confident of multi-service operator strategy?

French telecommunications services firm foresees greater revenue from services beyond that of connectivity by 2030.

Angola Cables, Broadband Infraco pen connectivity deal

Angola Cables, Broadband Infraco pen connectivity deal

Companies announce MoU that links up networks to fast-track internet access into Africa.