Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Thursday, Oct 18th

Telecel Zimbabwe fails to pay licence renewal fee.

‘Telecel Zimbabwe fails to pay licence renewal fee’

Government insiders say the mobile operator is also failing to comply with local indigenisation.

Tafadzwa Muguti has taken Huawei and NetOne to court in Zimbabwe.

How cars and smartphones ‘inflated’ Huawei’s NetOne Zimbabwe upgrade deal

Documents detail proceedings of how the controversial network contract was assigned.

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China’s Huawei opens Zimbabwe support centre

Chinese telecommunications equipment firm has teamed up with Econet to sell smartphones.

Zimbabwe mobile operator Telecel is trying to get its subscribers to send more text messages.

Telecel Zimbabwe attempts wooing subscribers with cheap SMS bundles

Zimbabwe mobile operator is trying to get its subscribers to send more text messages.

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Econet Wireless injects $1.2 billion into Zimbabwe economy

In 2013 alone, the mobile operator has spent $180 million on capital investments.

Zimbabwe: Tafadzwa Muguti denies he wants NetOne contract for himself.

Tafadzwa Muguti denies he wants NetOne contract for himself

South African-based businessman has taken Huawei to court over a controversial $200 million Zimbabwe cell-tower upgrade.

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Telecel Zimbabwe launches business product

Country’s second largest telecoms firm says Telecel Business could cut phone bills by 80%.

SA-based businessman takes Huawei to court in Zimbabwe.

SA-based businessman takes Huawei to court in Zimbabwe

Tafadzwa Muguti (pictured) wants answers about how NetOne awarded the Chinese telecoms equipment maker a $200mn network upgrade contract.

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Econet experiences voice revenue slowdown

Zimbabwe’s largest mobile operator releases its financial results that point to subscriber growth.

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Econet picks Sandvine to expand telecom services

US based network solutions firm Sandvine is exhibiting at AfricaCom in Cape Town.

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Zimbabwe: Telecel wins best call centre award

Mobile operator has been recognised by the Contact Centre Association of Zimbabwe (CCAZ).