Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Friday, Oct 19th

 TelOne secures VOD permit.

Zimbabwe:TelOne secures VoD permit

Zimbabwe state-owned fixed phone and internet operator TelOne has secured a broadcasting licence for Video-on-Demand (VoD) services.

Econet lands broadcasting licence

Econet lands broadcasting license

African pay television market expected to face growing competition and disruption from OTT offerings.

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.

Zimbabwe: Mnangagwe's administration steps in to reform telcos

Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa's administration steps in to reform telcos

Govt gives go-ahead to partially privatise state-owned telecom companies TelOne, NetOne and Telecel.

Econet success earns chairman billionaire status

Econet success earns chairman billionaire status

Strive Masiyiwa has secured 14th position on Forbes 2018 list of billionaires.

Zimbabwe – drop in number of telco workers as data usage spikes

Zimbabwe – drop in number of telco workers as data usage spikes

Latest industry stats from regulator reflects a 10% decline.

Zim telecom executives hold crisis meetings

Zim telecom executives hold crisis meetings

Business leaders from local telco firms meet to discuss potential outcomes and response strategies as Zimbabwe's political crisis worsens.

Zim start-ups to ride on telcos' platforms

Zim start-ups to ride on telcos' platforms

ICT Minister launches policy and names six tech start-ups selected to immediately benefit.

Mobile, data services critical to Zimbabwe's telecom growth

Mobile, data services critical to Zimbabwe's telecom growth

Industry regulator's Q2 report reflects growth in usage, decline in other areas including voice.

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.

Zimbabwe: TelOne seeks broadcast license for VoD services

Zimbabwe: TelOne seeks broadcast license for VoD services

License subject to final approval, according to industry regulator.