Liberia government operator secures third mobile phone licence
Authorities dismiss speculation the move was to oust competitors and ensure market dominance for Libtelco.
Libya’s LapGreen Networks threatens Zambia over unpaid debt
Zambian govt official confirms company is considering targeting the Southern African country’s global assets.
Malawi urged to reach rural with mobile money services
Lack of incentives, adequate information on services impacting on usage in remote regions.
Data, broadband demand driving investment in Zambia telecoms
Industry regulator, operators believe the country will continue on growth trajectory.
Malawi: ISPs, telcos under pressure to reduce costs for internet services
Minister of Information engages country’s regulator to address prices.
Tax stifles mobile money growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
Certain taxes on mobile money transactions have had a distortionary impact claims GSMA report.
Botswana, Nigeria, Seychelles to reach affordable broadband target
ITU report claims countries will meet UN target of less than 2% GNI by 2023.
Malawi: citizens demand reduced mobile, internet fees
Civil rights groups lobby authorities to remove taxes, costs on ICT, telecommunications.