Huawei starts laying fibre optic cable in Guinea

Huawei starts laying fibre optic cable in Guinea

Friday, 31 July 2015 08:06

Chinese te...

Identity Crisis! What to do when your life is in someone else’s hands

Identity Crisis! What to do when your life is in someone else’s hands

Friday, 31 July 2015 07:37

Scores of South Africans woke up to a disturbing reality this week when the British High Commission contacted them to...

Internet Solutions to invest in Ghana infrastructure

Internet Solutions to invest in Ghana infrastructure

Friday, 31 July 2015 06:21

Pan-African telecoms provider Internet Solutions has announced it will invest US$15mn in its network infrastructure in Ghana

Africa’s first pay-as-you-go cloud service launched

Africa’s first pay-as-you-go cloud service launched

Thursday, 30 July 2015 11:35

Business Connexion (BCX) has launched Africa’s first pay-as-you-go service for Windows Azure Pack out of its carrier-neutral, certified Tier IV...

New satellite to improve North Africa broadcast service

New satellite to improve North Africa broadcast service

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 11:16

Broadcast services in North Africa are going to benefit from the launch of Eutelsat Communications’ latest satellite, EUTELSAT 8 West...

Orange increases stake in Morocco's Méditel

Orange increases stake in Morocco's Méditel

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 11:15

Orange has acquired another nine per cent stake in Moroccan telecommunications operator Méditel, taking its total share in the company...

Mawingu Networks likely to receive US$4mn in financing

Mawingu Networks likely to receive US$4mn in financing

Monday, 27 July 2015 08:58

The US government’s development finance institution, Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), has signed a mandate letter to begin financing discussions...

IFC invests US$35mn in Africell

IFC invests US$35mn in Africell

Monday, 27 July 2015 06:11

International Finance Corporation (IFC), a World Bank Group member, has announced that it will invest US$35mn in African telecom operator,...

New online shopping platform starts in Kenya

New online shopping platform starts in Kenya

Friday, 24 July 2015 04:42

Africa’s largest online mall, MallforAfrica (MFA), announced its expansion into Kenya with its new website, MallforKenya (MFK)

Mozido acquires majority stake in Zimbabwe’s NettCash

Mozido acquires majority stake in Zimbabwe’s NettCash

Thursday, 23 July 2015 08:51

US-based mobile payments firm Mozido has acquired a majority stake in Zimbabwean mobile wallet company NettCash

7digital and CAPASSO in pan-African licensing deal

7digital and CAPASSO in pan-African licensing deal

Thursday, 23 July 2015 07:57

Digital music platform 7digital has announced the agreement of a multi-territory licensing deal for Africa

Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks sets new benchmark

Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks sets new benchmark

Thursday, 23 July 2015 03:42

Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks (ASN) has announced an innovation, which enables data transmission over a distance of 10,000 km using real-time...

Airtel and partners seek ‘next big app developers’

Airtel and partners seek ‘next big app developers’

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 07:47

Airtel Africa has partnered with Samsung and Singtel to launch an app development competition

IBM and RTI in Kenya big data schools project

IBM and RTI in Kenya big data schools project

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 08:28

Non-profit research institute RTI International and IBM’s Africa research lab have launched a new project

Equitel launches thin SIM cards for mobile banking

Equitel launches thin SIM cards for mobile banking

Monday, 20 July 2015 10:25

Kenya’s Equity Group Holdings has launched its thin SIM mobile banking and telecom service in the country under its Equitel...

Faster M-PESA payment settlement for merchants in Kenya

Faster M-PESA payment settlement for merchants in Kenya

Friday, 17 July 2015 06:28

Merchants in Kenya who accept payments through M-PESA will now be able to settle their deposits within seconds, due to...

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