Paul Adepoju
1:30
Jun 3, 2021

MTN justifies low bid for Ethiopia’s telecoms licence

Group President and CEO emphasises absence of reference to Mobile Money in agreement conditions.
1:30
May 31, 2021

Angolan government looks to sell majority stake in Net One

The Angolan Institute of Assets and Participations of the State (IGAPE) has officially opened a tender.
3:10
May 26, 2021

Nigeria’s telecommunications industry grapples with new privacy concerns

Regulator refutes media reports regarding IMEI numbers, Minister concerned over WhatsApp privacy policy.
1:40
May 10, 2021

SpaceX confirms interest in Nigeria market

Delegation met with NCC to detail plans, objectives.
2:00
Apr 23, 2021

MTN, Audiomack fine-tune Nigeria’s music streaming opportunity

High cost of data in the country is preventing Nigeria from fully unlocking the potentials of music streaming says service.
1:50

Conditional return of SIM card sales in Nigeria

Government lifts ban but warns new registrations have to link with National Identification Number.
2:20

Ghana’s mixed track record with social media regulation

While Twitter intends to establish its Africa HQ in the country, internet freedom organisations remain concerned.
1:40

Guinea announces May deadline for subscriber identification

Access to networks and services will be cut off for unidentifiable subscriber lines.
1:40
Mar 30, 2021

Sonatel contracted to manage Benin's SBIN

Resolution reached at the end of a Council of Ministers’ meeting.
2:00
Mar 23, 2021

Madagascar’s Telma links up on METTIS cable to bolster broadband

Company says it took five years for it to join the €50-million fibre optic cable system.
2:10
Mar 22, 2021

SIM registration policy rattles Nigeria’s telecommunications

Three months into the policy, telcos and their merchants are becoming increasingly worried.
2:00
Mar 19, 2021

Egypt flexes its tech muscle

ICT Ministry announces changes to IT development agency to help sustain ICT growth.