COMESA takes on regional roaming tariffs

COMESA is considering policy coherence and regulation to promote cross-border interconnectivity, increase regional competitiveness, and ensure competitive tariffs.
Rwandan correspondent

Axian joins connected women commitment initiative

According to Axian Telecom, by joining this project, it demonstrates the company's dedication to improving women's digital and financial inclusion.

MTN Rwanda chooses LigaData to enhance customer experience

LigaData's software solutions and services are used by over 30 communication service providers globally, who serve over 350 million users.

Nigerian naira devaluation hurts MTN Group’s profits

MTN said the naira's rapid devaluation against the US dollar last year had a negative impact on its Nigerian operation's financial performance.

Facilitating hybrid work models through Nextivity technology

Adopting signal-boosting technology means fewer dropped calls, better voice quality, and more reliable access to online resources.

MTN Ghana’s 2023 tax bill hits $469m

The company said its commitment to socioeconomic development continues to be a priority and is looking forward to continuing to play a part in Ghana’s development.

MTN, Huawei partner to establish innovation lab

The R&D centre will focus on 5G, artificial intelligence, data analytics, cloud computing, and digital financial services.

Vodacom approaches SA’s ConCourt in ongoing ‘Please call me’ saga

The telco says the impact of the SCA Judgment, should it be upheld, would be vast and wide-ranging on the company, as well as the attractiveness of South Africa as an investment destination.

Intelsat partner Africa Mobile Network to connect Madagascar

The two companies are working to connect 500 sites in Madagascar as they aim to provide first-time phone broadband services to people across the country.
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Safaricom bets big on Ethiopia’s digital future

The telco says it is focusing on scaling operations for the country.

Why humans should consider granting rights to robots

Over the past few decades, science fiction-inspired technologies have undergone significant advancements.

Customer-agent matching key to curtailing customer churn, boosting employee retention

Customer-agent matching employs advanced algorithms, machine learning and sentiment analysis to pair customers with the most suitable agents, says Leon Katzke, chief software officer at Smartz Solutions.

Egyptian telecoms exec joins Vodafone Group board

Following e&’s strategic pact with Vodafone Group, e& Group CEO, Hatem Dowidar, will join the Vodafone board as a non-executive director.