Business Continuity

Paratus appoints new Group Chief Commercial Officer

Appointment sends out strong message to the market in Africa as the company drives growth strategy.

Data revenue, subscription growth helps ease unsettled Airtel Malawi

Company faces issues including demand for delisting by shareholders, and a potential strike by employees.

MTN Nigeria activates new channel partnerships

Operator moves to reassure market after recent dispute downs banking service channels.

Telecel Zimbabwe scouts for investors ahead of expansion drive

Company’s size and situation makes it attractive for equity adjustments and lending, according to chairman.

After court defeat, Oracle maintains Google ‘stole’ Java

The Supreme Court rules Google did not commit copyright infringement against Oracle when it copied snippets of Java to build its Android OS.

How tech companies can help reverse talent erosion in rural communities

There's a better, more sustainable option now, facilitated by digital connectivity - a remotely distributed workforce strategy underpinned by a 'hub-and-spoke' model says Andrew Bourne, Regional Manager, Africa, Zoho Corporation.

Smile Telecoms’ debt restructuring plan gets the nod from investors

A fresh injection of US$51m in funding for operations expected to enhance Smile's position in its respective markets.

Why ICT is the solution to Africa’s unemployment problem

Bringing ICT capabilities to African countries will be beneficial to every sector and every individual suggests Praba Moonsamy – Managing Director at Ikhaya Automation Systems.

Digitalisation, COVID-19 dominates African Finance Ministers conference

Conference has opened in Addis Ababa under the theme “Africa’s sustainable industrialisation and diversification in the digital era in the context of COVID-19.”

Crypto exchange iCE3X probes Bitcoin, Litecoin discrepancies

The company suspends Bitcoin and Litecoin withdrawals with immediate effect, pending the outcome of a full investigation and reconciliation.

Preparing to work from anywhere in the long-term

If the last year has taught us anything, it’s the importance of flexibility says Euphoria Telecom CEO John Woollam.

SIM registration policy rattles Nigeria’s telecommunications

Three months into the policy, telcos and their merchants are becoming increasingly worried.