Ghana advances on mobile money interoperability

Ghana advances
mobile money

Interoperability the
name of the game.

Tuesday, Dec 11th

Djibouti and Somalia to share submarine optic fibre

Djibouti and Somalia to share submarine optic fibre

Countries commit to capacity sharing agreement.

Swaziland MPs call for liberalisation of fibre optic infrastructure

Swaziland MPs call for liberalisation of fibre optic infrastructure

Government officials debate inconsistencies in the management of backbone infrastructure and international gateway.

Vodafone Cameroon, CAMTEL sign 4G network sharing agreement

Vodafone Cameroon, CAMTEL sign 4G network sharing agreement

Deal will support the expansion of 4G tech to more areas.

Angonix claims top three IXP position in Africa

Angonix claims top three IXP position in Africa

Internet infrastructure expected to grow exponentially in the next few years, data has to travel shorter distances to get to users.

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.

Nigerian varsities get free Wi-Fi

Nigerian varsities get free Wi-Fi

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

Telkom's Openserve to reduce prices in August

Telkom's Openserve to reduce prices in August

The company will upgrade its 2Mbps and 8Mbps offerings to 4Mbps and 10Mbps respectively free of charge.

Kenya: jitters over network coverage in election results relay

Kenya: jitters over network coverage in election results relay

Locals take to social media to express concern over IEBC announcements.

Liquid Telecom raises US$700m loan financing package

Liquid Telecom raises US$700m loan financing package

Funding will enable company to expand and enhance fibre network.

4G-LTE key to Africa's journey to 5G

Increased 4G-LTE investment key to Africa's journey to 5G

A more vigorous and wider deployment of 4G-LTE technology in Africa is a prerequisite for future 5G rollouts, says Qualcomm executive.

Malawi initiates US$23m fibre backbone project

US$23m fibre backbone project underway in Malawi

Locals warned to expect blackouts in the next six months as cables to be deployed on power transmission lines.