Morocco: Maroc Telecom’s fine goes into COVID-19 fund
Country’s industry regulator confirms latest development.
ICT and Governance
COVID-19 uncertainty grips Nigeria’s tech sector
Companies doing what they can to minimise impact on operations but acknowledge uncertainty.
Complaints halt new board appointment at Telecom Namibia
Officials tight-lipped on details, but current board will oversee company’s activities till May 2020.
Sierra Leone implements controversial new floor plan for phone calls
Industry regulator NATCOM issues directive to several telecommunications operators.
Gabon to link 26 cities via fibre backbone
Interlink at Libreville, with planned construction of national datacentre
Algeria’s Ooredoo to investigate government’s order to expel CEO
Company also announces appointment of Deputy General Manager.
MTC Namibia pushes network modernisation agenda
Company also plans to list on local stock exchange by July 2020.
Feb 27, 2020
Nigeria: NCC's new chairman must 'hit ground running'
Irregular SIM card registration, data management and privacy issues among top priorities for Professor Adeolu Akande.
Feb 26, 2020
Morocco: Inwi ends legal battle with Maroc Telecom
Inwi withdraws lawsuit at the request of its majority shareholder.
Feb 24, 2020
Nigeria targets 70% broadband penetration by 2025
Country's government is working with UK government to achieve target.
Feb 24, 2020
Nigeria: Viasat seeks spectrum frequency for satellite connectivity
Company plans Proof of Concept test in Abuja with the intention to roll out nationally by 2022.
Feb 20, 2020
Safaricom to bid for Ethiopia telco license in April 2020
Company looks to cement partnership due to expected high entry costs associated with the market.
Feb 17, 2020
Maroc Telecom to appeal US$340m fine
Company has confirmed development and is looking into its various legal options.
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