Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Saturday, Feb 22nd


Zambia deports two former Zamtel employees

Men worked for the telco while it was under Libyan operator Lap Green Network’s control.


Econet reverses cross-network call ban to NetOne

Econet yesterday said it is to block calls to NetOne subscribers, owing to unpaid interconnection fees.


Merger could create new Nigerian telco

Three struggling CDMA operators are reportedly planning to join forces.


NSE 'suspends' Starcomms stock amid merger talk

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has reportedly put a hold on the telco's trade.


MTN Ghana's revenues soar

Telco has a 46% share of the West African nation's mobile market.


Investment in Nigeria’s telco sector hits $25 billion

Communications commission boss says funding has shot up from $18 billion in 2009.


VIDEO: Tech market watch - 10 August

Telecommunications firm Telkom feels the heat, while IT solutions provider FoneWorx records gains.


Ex-Kampala mayor sues MTN over copyright

Al Haji Nasser Ntege Sebaggala takes telco to court for using his speech recordings as ringtones.


Telecom Egypt staff pay demands weigh on profit

Political turmoil is also cited as contributing towards the company's poor performance.


Zimbabwean telcos to share infrastructure

Country to enforce providers to share infrastructure upon the renewal of their operating licences.


Calls to revive Nigeria’s rural telephony plan

Project to connect underserved areas was suspended in 2001, owing to ‘poor execution’.