Africa bears the brunt of internet shutdowns

Research by Surfshark and Netblocks raises stat that eight out of ten Africans have been impacted by internet and social media censorship.
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Kagiso Khaole takes driver’s seat at Uber SSA

Khaole will serve as new General Manager and take over from Frans Hiemstra.

Cameroon to fully digitise payment in public hospitals as fraud cases rise

Ministry of Public Health reacts to report released by Ministry of Finance.
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MTN recruits ICASA’s Willington Ngwepe

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Zimbabwe’s InnBucks makes a comeback

Suspended in April by regulators, the mobile money application has now confirmed to customers it is fully registered to operate.

New alliance looks to overtake competition in Cameroon’s ride-hailing market

Yango and Bee Group enter into shared infrastructure agreement in Douala.

Egypt: Telecom, Orange map mobile path with fresh roaming deal

Telcos pen deal to bolster mobile services provision in the country.

New innovation trumpets Africa’s growing interest in Metaverse

African tech start-up SodaWorld, recently backed by Swiss venture capital firm, is a platform designed to connect musicians with revenue opportunities.

Malawi telcos dealt heavy blow with Kwacha devaluation

Telekom Networks Malawi and Airtel Malawi both project subdued results for half-year ended 30 June.
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