Why companies are scared of going mobile

Why companies are scared of going mobile

More than 65 percent of companies are overdue to deploy Mobile Workforce Solution (MWS) apps, but are failing to do so due to unfounded fears, says One Channel. Read More

Airtel Ghana passes 4m subscriber markAirtel Ghana passes 4m subscriber mark Airtel Ghana has recorded 8.77% growth in voice and 13.3% growth in data subscriptions.
Tigo upgrades Self-Care app Tigo upgrades Self-Care app With its commitment to forefront technology and develop solutions to serve customers better, Tigo Ghana has ...
Samsung Ghana launches Galaxy S6 Edge+ Galaxy Note 5 in grand styleSamsung Ghana launches Galaxy S6 Edge+ Galaxy Note 5 in grand style Samsung has launched its new S6 Edge+ and Note 5 devices in Ghana.


Thursday 1 Oct

MTN excels in NCA data quality tests

MTN has distinguished itself as the most reliable data service provider in Ghana, according to the results of Quality of Service data monitoring tests released by the National Communications Authority. »
Thursday 1 Oct

Tecno Mobile launches Phantom 5

Having sold 45 million units of its mobile devices in Africa last year, Tecno Mobile has launched the latest of its mobile phone devices in the Phantom series, known as Phantom 5.»
Tuesday 29 Sep

Mobilethink seeks to solve Africa’s $6bn cloned device dilemma

With 10-20% of mobile devices coming into a network being cloned or counterfeit mobiles, Mobilethink is launching an automatic device detection solution.»
Monday 28 Sep

Samsung unveils Palm Selfie Competition

Samsung Electronics West Africa has announced the launch of a new brand theme, Dream Your Dream, which seeks to nurture the aspirations of young Nigerians who have great dreams with the potential to impact the country positively.»
Sunday 27 Sep

MTN bags prestigious international award

MTN has joined an elite group of household brands such as Apple and Coca Cola after being voted the Brand of the Year in the telecommunications category at the World Branding Awards in London, United Kingdom.»
Friday 25 Sep

Northern Corridor looks to harmonised SIM reg frameworks

The NCIP states of Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan and Uganda met in Nairobi to consider SIM card registration regulations and the harmonisation of regulations across the region.»
Friday 25 Sep

MTN Uganda slashes call rates

MTN Uganda may have fired the first salvo in a new price war in Uganda’s telecoms sector, with its reduction of calling rates across all networks by over 40 percent. »
Wednesday 23 Sep

ALCATEL ONETOUCH reveals Nigeria growth plans

ALCATEL ONETOUCH, described as one of the world’s fastest-growing smartphone manufacturers, is set to launch a wide range of affordable yet attractive and feature-rich mobile devices into the Nigerian market.»
Wednesday 23 Sep

Smile, Samsung strike VOLTE deal in Nigeria

Smile Communications Nigeria Limited has partnered with Samsung Electronics West Africa to launch the first LTE compliant smartphone in Nigeria. »
Wednesday 23 Sep

MTN group selects Ericsson Order to Cash Suite

MTN has signed a multi-year agreement with Ericsson to implement, support and manage Ericsson's Order to Cash suite. This solution enables MTN to standardize the customer experience of its products and services in all the markets it is operational.»
Tuesday 22 Sep

Vodafone to promote Ghanaian apps on new Vodafone app store

To encourage the development and growth of local apps in the country and also place the Ghanaian App on the global scale Vodafone Ghana has officially launched its local App store that showcase lots of local Ghanaian applications. »
Tuesday 22 Sep

Mecca pilgrims get added value as MTN Ghana gives 60% discount

MTN Ghana is providing 60% discount on voice, SMS & data services to pilgrims of this year’s Hajj. »
Tuesday 22 Sep

Firm develops Tsaboin Traffic Talk to address city gridlock

Management of Nigeria’s biggest traffic monitoring site, Tsaboin Traffic Talk, has restated its commitment towards easing the challenge of traffic gridlock experienced by road users in Lagos State.»
Saturday 19 Sep

Hajj pilgrims commend MTN’s free incoming calls in Saudi

Pilgrims embarking on the 2015 Hajj have commended MTN Nigeria for offering free incoming calls while roaming in Saudi Arabia. This is in addition to special discounted rates for calls and data services.»
Thursday 17 Sep

Safaricom aims for 30% more Lipa Na M-PESA transactions

Safaricom has announced that it plans to increase usage of Lipa Na M-PESA by 30% throughout the financial year, as it steps up its plans to grow cashless transaction space.»
Wednesday 16 Sep

Empresa Nacional de Telecomunicações Moçambique selects Intelsat to extend broadband services

Empresa Nacional de Telecomunicações de Moçambique has renewed its relationship with Intelsat S.A. for satellite solutions that will help the company deliver broadband connectivity to corporate networks and provide cellular backhaul services to support remote areas of Mozambique.»


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Innovative designer takes e-waste to another levelInnovative designer takes e-waste to another level

Gladys Muyenzelwa is a Gaborone based artist and designer who has an eye for ethnic and contemporary design. But unlike other designers, Muyenzelwa has found a way of using e-waste to make her creations. 


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High tech, digital homes where everything is automated and connected aren’t the stuff of science fiction any longer, says BNC Technology.


Luba Freeport streamlines its sea of paper with Sage X3

Luba Freeport has implemented the Finance and Distribution modules of the Sage X3 business management solution to automate its business processes across finance and operations.