Tariff increases unsettle Zimbabwe telecommunications firms

Zim telcos
feel rattled

Tariff increases will
have an impact.


Tuesday, Nov 12th

Paratus Group invests US$14-million in Trans-Kalahari project

Paratus Group invests US$14-million in Trans-Kalahari project

Company says there is a need to increase capacity to Zambia due to increasing local demand for data, internet.

Web aspirations for the next 30 years

Web aspirations for the next 30 years

Enabling better access to education tops the list of South African aspirations for the future of the internet.

Rain, Huawei launch first commercial 5G network in SA

Rain, Huawei launch first commercial 5G network in SA

Rain is planning a full commercial rollout of its 5G network in mid-2019 but says the network is already live in Johannesburg.

Aurecon partners with Orange in US$25-million network transformation deal

Aurecon partners with Orange in US$25-million network transformation deal

Deal will impact over 20 countries including Angola, Botswana, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria and South Africa.

MainOne, Facebook announce open-access fibre network in Nigeria

MainOne, Facebook announce open-access fibre network in Nigeria

Enterprise connectivity and datacentre services provider is focused on Edo and Ogun States.

DFA officially opens for business in Zimbabwe

DFA officially opens for business in Zimbabwe

Open-access fibre infrastructure and connectivity provider confirms development, says Simon Chimutsotso will head up operations.

Kenya's BRCK acquires ISP Surf

Kenya's BRCK acquires ISP Surf

Value of the deal undisclosed, but will result in one of the biggest public Wi-Fi zones in the region claims BRCK CEO.

MWC: Only 2% of MEA mobile subs will be 5G in 2024

MWC: Only 2% of MEA mobile subs will be 5G in 2024

Ericsson's new Middle East and Africa Mobility Report predicts the region will have 30 million 5G subscribers by 2024.

Alphabet's Project Loon broadens Kenya coverage

Alphabet's Project Loon broadens Kenya coverage

Loon now has ground stations located in Nairobi, Nakuru and Nyeri.

Liquid Telecom, MTN ink 4G roaming deal

Liquid Telecom, MTN ink 4G roaming deal

The deal includes LTE services to fuel the growing demand for high speed mobile broadband in South Africa.

South Africa's 5G reality revealed

South Africa's 5G reality revealed

5G network subscriptions and end-user devices will be in the spotlight in 2019.