Dr Ernest Ndukwe, Dr Omobola Johnson, Barr Adebayo Shittu and Sir 'demola Aladekomo

ComTech minister: Buhari will decide on MTN fine

Nigeria’s new Minister of Communications Technology, Barr Adebayo Shittu, has said President Muhammadu Buhari will soon take a decision on the payment of the N1.4trillion ($5.2billion) fine imposed on MTN by the NCC. Read More

SIKA Mobile Money Transfer app soon in Ghana SIKA Mobile Money Transfer app soon in Ghana Ghanaians will soon enjoy a low cost local and global money transfer service, directly from their ...
GSM service providers risk fresh regulatory sanctionsGSM service providers risk fresh regulatory sanctions The NCC is set to sanction the three of the four GSM service providers for failing ...
MTN Ghana ready to deploy 4G LTE MTN Ghana ready to deploy 4G LTE The Chief Executive Officer at MTN Ghana, Ebenezer Twum Asante, has indicated MTN Ghana’s readiness ...


Monday 23 Nov

New Airtel shop opens in Meru

Airtel has unveiled a new walk-in Service Centre in Meru that offers customers the convenience and ease of access to Airtel's range of value-added products and services.»
Friday 20 Nov

Airtel Africa platform to support music artists across Africa

Airtel Africa has partnered with customer engagement software provider IMImobile to launch the new Airtel Artist Management System.»
Thursday 19 Nov

NCA sets new timetable for digital dividend auction

Ghana’s telecoms regulator has revised its time table for the sale of LTE spectrum in the 800 MHz Band. »
Wednesday 18 Nov

Sao Tomé & Principe to Cape Town segment of ACE cable launched

Orange, together with the other members of the ACE consortium, has announced the start of the next phase of the ACE submarine cable system to expand broadband connectivity and digital services in Africa. »
Wednesday 18 Nov

Ericsson Mobility Report: 5G mobile subscriptions to hit 150 million by 2021

The latest edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report provides insight into the future of 5G networks, including a forecast of 150 million 5G mobile subscriptions by 2021. »
Tuesday 17 Nov

Yes Mobile partners AXAMansard on free phone, computer insurance

Yes Mobile, a Nigerian mobile phone retailer, has partnered AXAMansard Insurance Plc to offer insurance on all phones and computers bought from any of its outlets.»
Sunday 15 Nov

BlackBerry enhances enterprise software platform

BlackBerry Limited has announced several updates to its enterprise software portfolio that define new levels of productivity, set new standards for secure communication and enable seamless access to data and applications behind the firewall or in the cloud.»
Friday 13 Nov

Glo unveils Twin Bash with 400% data bonus, 200% airtime bonus

Just two weeks after the launch of the Free Tomorrow promo, Globacom has unveiled another promo with benefits that include quadruple data and free double airtime for calls to all network.»
Wednesday 11 Nov

New KCC partners with Safaricom to streamline transactions

Leading dairy processor New KCC has partnered with Safaricom to roll out a Kshs. 55.7 million cashless solution, to enhance business efficiency and address risks associated with cash handling. »
Tuesday 10 Nov

Airtel takes Platinum spot sponsorship ahead of Pope’s visit to Kenya

Bharti Airtel has partnered with the Catholic Church as a platinum sponsor for the upcoming historic visit of Pope Francis to Kenya.»
Tuesday 10 Nov

Vodafone Ghana CEO urges African SMEs to embrace technology as a key enabler

Vodafone Ghana Chief Executive Officer Haris Broumidis has urged local entrepreneurs to embrace technology to help their businesses to grow.»
Thursday 5 Nov

MTN now offers dual-SIM high end smartphone

MTN for the first time will be offering a high-end dual-SIM smartphone to cater for an increasing number of customers who have multiple SIM cards.»
Wednesday 4 Nov

MTN clarifies NCC fine status

MTN has released a statement to clarify the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) fine and related issues.»
Wednesday 4 Nov

NCC renews MTN's spectrum licence

The NCC has approved the renewal, and consequent extension of the tenure of MTN’s operating spectrum in the 900MHz and 1800MHz frequency bands. »
Tuesday 3 Nov

Tigo Rwanda launches end of year Mega Cash promo

Tigo Rwanda has announced the launch of its Mega Cash SMS-based promotion Tigo Bonane set to make one millionaire every day. »
Monday 2 Nov

Airtel Kenya leads in online customer care in Africa

Africa Brand Index, a listing of the most successful brands in Africa, has once again recognised Airtel Kenya for its use of social media as a tool for customer engagement.»


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eCommerce in Africa urged to take advantage of mobile eCommerce in Africa urged to take advantage of mobile

The Executive Chairman of Alltel has urged operators of eCommerce in Ghana and Africa as a whole to take advantage of the current trend for Africans to trade online via their mobile handsets. 


Nigeria needs $25b investment in broadband, says WoodNigeria needs $25b investment in broadband, says Wood

Telecoms executive Adrian Wood speaks to Kokumo Goodie about investment potential in Nigeria.