Ghana advances on mobile money interoperability

Ghana advances
mobile money

Interoperability the
name of the game.

Tuesday, Dec 11th

Vodacom Congo first to launch 4G connectivity in DRC

Vodacom DRC first to launch 4G connectivity

At this stage, only customers in Kinshasa can access the service.

Telecom Egypt board approves US$90 million MENA Cable investment

Telecom Egypt board approves US$90 million MENA Cable investment

Investment is being funded through a shareholder loan after a 70% cut to the dividend for FY 2017.

Huawei to build Glo2 fibre cable in Nigeria

Huawei to build Glo2 fibre cable in Nigeria

850km long cable will have a capacity of 12Tbps and link up all oil platforms in the region.

Japan's Furukawa opens US$22 million fibre optic plant in Morocco

Japan's Furukawa opens US$22 million fibre optic plant in Morocco

New facility positioned to secure company a foothold on the continent.

Algeria progresses on new submarine cable connectivity project

Algeria progresses on new submarine cable connectivity project

Phased approach to leveraging Alger-Oran-Valencia (Orval) and Annaba-USA cables.

South Africa’s ICASA zeros in on 5G potential

South Africa's ICASA zeros in on 5G potential

During MTN, Huawei tech test, councillor revealed organisation's strategy to take advantage of next-gen mobile internet connectivity.

Cisco tweaks Spark, WebEx to intensify cloud collaboration strategy

Cisco tweaks Spark, WebEx to intensify cloud collaboration strategy

Executives say cloud agnostic approach is best suited to support ecosystem partners in cloud service delivery.

MTN and Huawei conduct Africa's first 5G field trial

MTN and Huawei conduct Africa's first 5G field trial

Trial in South Africa's capital city earlier today achieved speeds of 520Mbps downlink and 77Mbps uplink respectively.

'Be vehicles for innovation, not just channels to sell' urges Cisco

'Be vehicles for innovation, not just channels to sell' urges Cisco

Partners in emerging markets have unique opportunity to address redundancy issues and innovate on-top of enterprise software firm's platform.

Airtel secures Niger Republic's first 4G license

Airtel secures Niger Republic's first 4G license

Operator shares govt's belief that 4G services will revitalise the sector and improve digital services.

Congo, Gabon launch interconnected fibre optic network

Congo, Gabon launch interconnected fibre optic network

Development considered a major landmark for the Central African backbone project.