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Tuesday, Nov 19th

Safaricom confirms new CEO appointment

Safaricom confirms new CEO appointment

Diageo Continental Europe's Peter Ndegwa to serve in leadership position from April 2020.

Broadband for all in Africa will cost US$100-billion

Broadband for all in Africa will cost US$100-billion

Universal broadband access will require a further 1.1-billion more people online.

Vodafone Zambia's franchise holder to cease operations

Vodafone Zambia's franchise holder to cease operations

 

ICT regulator cancels network and service licences effective 20 October 2019.

Streamlined site-approval policy crucial to fast-tracking 4IR

Streamlined site-approval policy crucial to fast-tracking 4IR

5G places higher capacity demands on networks says David Chen, vice-president of Huawei Southern Africa.

Regulator moves to end Liberia's telecoms price war

Regulator moves to end Liberia's telecoms price war

Price war has reportedly impacted on growth within the country's telecommunications industry.

Nominate female innovators of the year

Nominate female innovators of the year

AfricaCom will run from 11 to 14 November 2019 in Cape Town.

Vodafone Zambia up for sale

Vodafone Zambia up for sale

Mobile Broadband Limited issues official notice and initiates bidding process.

Data dominates as Zimbabwe's voice fades

Data dominates as Zimbabwe's voice fades

Recent statistics from the industry regulator shows substantial differences in revenue contribution between data and voice services.

Garsen Naidu appointed to head up Cisco's SA operations

Garsen Naidu appointed to head up Cisco's SA operations

Executive has served most recently as Head of Partner and System Engineering organisations for Sub-Saharan Africa.

Ethiopia initiates process to privatise Ethio Telecom

Ethiopia initiates process to privatise Ethio Telecom

State Minister of Finance says ministry has invited applicants to serve as transaction advisor.

Global Telecom Holdings delisted from Egypt's Stock Exchange

Global Telecom Holdings delisted from Egypt's Stock Exchange

Outstanding statutory liabilities for GTH in Egypt are also being settled.