What will it take for Africa to drive US$5-trillion digital economy?

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Tuesday, Nov 19th

Telekom Networks Malawi appoints new CEO

Telekom Networks Malawi appoints new CEO

Michiel Buitelaar to take over from company's acting CEO Eric Valentine.

MTN's top brass cashes in millions

MTN's top brass cashes in millions

The mobile network operator rewards its top executives handsomely in the financial year ended 31 December 2018.

Zimbabwe telcos pin hopes on increased competition, data use

Zimbabwe telcos pin hopes on increased competition, data use

Inflation adds to operator's cost burden but regulator digs in heels over tariff increases.

EMEA smartphone market, digital transformation gives Huawei a boost

EMEA smartphone market, digital transformation gives Huawei a boost

Company releases 2018 Annual Report reflecting a 24.5% year-on-year increase in EMEA revenue.

Maroc Telecom acquires Tigo Chad

Maroc Telecom acquires Tigo Chad

Deal forms part of Maroc's expansion plans and Millicom's desire to focus on Latin America.

Ghana's AfricaOnline to broaden its core service

Ghana's AfricaOnline to broaden its core service

Company appoints Foster Plender as Managing Director to grow business.

Zimbabwe targets US$350-million from telco shares

Zimbabwe targets US$350-million from telco shares

Government hopes to raise the amount from the sale of shares in state-owned telcos.

Zambia muzzles Prime TV station

Zambia muzzles Prime TV station

Authorities take action against station known to be critical of the government.

'China poised to become a leading 5G market'

'China poised to become a leading 5G market'

Could have profound implications for Africa, according to Deloitte executive.

Zimbabwe September deadline for TelOne, NetOne privatisation

Zimbabwe: September deadline for TelOne, NetOne privatisation

Cabinet approves joint package privatisation plan.

Zimbabwe completes fibre project critical for global trade

Zimbabwe completes fibre project critical for global trade

TelOne, Huawei team up to link Beitbridge with key markets including South Africa.