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MTN, Millicom bemoan 'regulatory challenges' in Africa

MTN, Millicom bemoan 'regulatory challenges' in Africa

Both operators have described environment in 2017 as challenging.

Telecom Egypt - settlements haven't dented performance

Telecom Egypt - settlements haven't dented performance

Telco says double digit growth across its 2017 profit and loss shows it weathered impact from ending disputes.

Pivotel, Internet for Humanity partner for Uganda

Pivotel, Internet for Humanity partner for Uganda

Agreement in place to help establish IT centres to address connectivity in healthcare, education and agriculture.

MTN pleasantly surprised over growth in voice revenue in Nigeria

MTN pleasantly surprised over growth in voice revenue in Nigeria

But the telco does not expect trend to continue.

Zim state owned telco ropes in new CEO and MD

Zim state-owned telco ropes in new CEO and MD

Latest executive changes follow the recent suspension of former CEO Reward Kangai.

MTN sets Ghana, Nigeria IPOs as a key target for 2018

MTN sets Ghana, Nigeria IPOs as a key target for 2018

Telco says it hopes to wrap up both within the first half of this year.

Kenya's govt won't break up Safaricom

Kenya's govt won't break up Safaricom

Ministry of ICT believes the move would be tantamount to punishing the company for being too successful.

Orange determined to bolster regional influence with MEA appointment

Orange determined to bolster regional influence with MEA appointment

French telco outlines mandate given to recent appointee Alioune Ndiaye.

Mobile money, data service pays off for Econet

Mobile money, data service pays off for Econet

Zimbabwe telco declares a 0.93c dividend per share for nine-month period to end November 2017.

ISP Téolis has begun operations in Togo

ISP Téolis has begun operations in Togo

Company has early ambitions to establish itself as an operator of choice.

Kenya's CA outlines quality of service measures for telcos

Kenya's CA outlines quality of service measures for telcos

Accordingly, telecoms will be subject to network performance, end-to-end quality service and customer experience tests.