Confusion, fear and frustration over Nigeria’s National ID number registration
Integration with SIM registration records beset with complication, including reports of disconnection of lines because of policy.
Safaricom affirms focus on 4G over commercial 5G rollout
CEO says company will still discuss 5G modality issues with government.
Maroc Telecoms rebrands subsidiaries as Moov Africa
Initiative will apply to the company’s entire footprint on the continent, encompassing eleven countries.
Ethiopia has high hopes for remote sensing satellite
After months of testing and data capture, China has officially handed control of the ETRSS-1 satellite to Ethiopia.
New force to tackle COVID-related fake news in Africa
World Health Organisation, Facebook announce separate but similar initiatives.
COVID-19 delays CAR-Cameroon fibre interconnection
Central African Republic’s government offers assurance that July 2021 deadline will be met.
Nigeria: ENDSARS campaign tests relations in telecommunications
Twitter, NCC, operators weigh in on recent developments and roles played.
Liberia taps Kenya’s TRACOM to digitise tax collection
Government expects to boost revenue collection and stimulate job creation.
Togocel in hot water over mobile money service disruption
Industry regulator ARCEP confirms operator will face sanctions.