Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Saturday, Feb 22nd

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Militant group 'kills' Safaricom employee

Heavily armed men, said to be of the Al-Shabaab group, allegedly ambushed Safaricom employees.

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Safaricom Kenya slashes call rates by 75%

The move could spark off another price war in the East African country.

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Airtel grooms employees' e-learning capabilities

The programme could build a culture of sharing knowledge and expertise among employees.

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‘Stop demolishing mobile towers!’

Nigerian body tasked with tearing down ‘substandard’ base stations comes under pressure.

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MTN SA increases call traffic

The mobile operator says it gained subscribers through its Mahala Zone deal.

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Redundancies hit H1 profits at Maroc Telecom

The Moroccan telco’s net profit is down 22% for the first half of 2012.

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Zim's Econet Wireless achieves record growth

Company maintains a strong grip on its 70% share of the country’s mobile market.

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ICT players mourn the passing of Ghana’s president

The country’s government announced yesterday that President John Eva Atta Mills had passed away.

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Survey is bullish about Zim telecoms

Zimbabwean telecommunications companies are expected to extend voice and internet services in the next two years.

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‘SA telcos focus on online portals’

Operators are adopting self-service strategies to hook more customers, says an expert.

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Nigeria clamps down on illegal frequency usage

Two bank branches in the country have allegedly been breaching the law.