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Zimbabwe’s future leadership warned to embrace tech

 

Whatever the outcome of the 30 July polls, technology must be prioritised with specific attention to cyber legislation and licensing

Airtel's revenue in Africa over US$3 billion in 2017

Airtel's revenue in Africa over US$3 billion in 2017

CEO outlines drivers behind results for 2017 financial year.

MTN Nigeria bleeds millions amid labour dispute

MTN Nigeria bleeds millions amid labour dispute

Nigerian Labour Congress accuses operator of anti-labour activities and spearheads protest action.

Rwanda stands out for mobile broadband coverage

Rwanda stands out for mobile broadband coverage

UN report refers to local access competition, wholesale PPP interventions and regulated market.

Regulatory dust settles for MTN in burgeoning Rwanda

Regulatory dust settles for MTN in burgeoning Rwanda

Group CEO outlines current market conditions, mobile internet challenges and ambitions for continued African expansion.

Tech firm China Unicom confidently enters Africa

Tech firm China Unicom confidently enters Africa

ICT and connectivity services provider immediately targets govt sector, has ambitions for the rest of the continent.

High spectrum prices hit developing nations hard

High spectrum prices hit developing nations hard

Too expensive spectrum assignments hinder the uptake of mobile broadband services by consumers in developing economies, a GSMA report finds.

CEC up for sale to new investors

CEC up for sale to new investors

Sale includes CEC Telecom subsidiary.

Chad to auction new telecoms operating license

Chad to auction new telecoms operating license

Market is ripe for new service provision, but challenges remain.

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Uganda refuses to budge on social media tax

Cabinet decides to follow through and maintain the existing form of the controversial new law.

Tunisie Telecom, Vodafone enter new partnership

Tunisie Telecom, Vodafone enter new partnership

British Telecoms multinational will offer strategic and operational support over three years.