Michael Malakata
1:40

Steady growth for Airtel Africa

Company’s CEO stresses need for telecommunications amid signs of second wave of COVID-19.
2:20

Liberia government operator secures third mobile phone licence

Authorities dismiss speculation the move was to oust competitors and ensure market dominance for Libtelco.
2:20

Libya’s LapGreen Networks threatens Zambia over unpaid debt

Zambian govt official confirms company is considering targeting the Southern African country’s global assets.
1:40

Malawi urged to reach rural with mobile money services

Lack of incentives, adequate information on services impacting on usage in remote regions.
1:50

New project launched to connect rural Africa

Mozilla, ATU sign MoU to cement initiative and address urgent need for communications infrastructure.
1:50
Sep 21, 2020

Data, broadband demand driving investment in Zambia telecoms

Industry regulator, operators believe the country will continue on growth trajectory.
1:30

Malawi: ISPs, telcos under pressure to reduce costs for internet services

Minister of Information engages country’s regulator to address prices.
2:20
Jul 21, 2020

Tax stifles mobile money growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Certain taxes on mobile money transactions have had a distortionary impact claims GSMA report.
2:00
Jul 17, 2020

MTN Uganda given two-year ultimatum to list

Uganda Communications Commission underlines condition stipulated in licence agreement.
1:30
Jul 16, 2020

Botswana, Nigeria, Seychelles to reach affordable broadband target

ITU report claims countries will meet UN target of less than 2% GNI by 2023.
1:40
Jul 15, 2020

Malawi: citizens demand reduced mobile, internet fees

Civil rights groups lobby authorities to remove taxes, costs on ICT, telecommunications.