Paul Adepoju

The Gambia receives U$30m to boost telecoms, energy

World Bank policy grant will be used to strengthen governance of SOEs.

Tunisia: Challenge One satellite space launch set for July

Telnet Holding confirms development in collaboration with Russia’s SPUTNIX, GK Launch Services.

South African investment adds fuel to Helios growth strategy

Firm announced results for the first three months of 2020 ending 31 March 2020, its first full quarter as a listed company.

Huawei N Africa announces new regional leadership

Company appoints new VPs to manage Mediterranean and Sub-Saharan areas.

It’s a go for Senegal Horn of Africa Regional Express project

SHARE cable connecting Senegal to Cape Verde scheduled for completion in Q1 of 2021.

Nigerian health tech start-up raises US$10m for expansion

Helium Health is targeting new markets in North Africa, East Africa and Francophone.

Convergence Partners targets Cameroon with Vodacom Business Africa deal

Pan-African private equity player completes acquisition in Cote d’Ivoire, Nigeria and Zambia.

Zim telcos receive additional spectrum at no charge

Industry regulator confirms resource will only be available until end of 2020.

Ethiopia gets ball rolling on new telecommunications licenses

Industry regulator confirms consultation with stakeholders over newly drafted directives.

Algeria operators warned over 4G quality of service

Regulator has identified shortcomings after a recent assessment of coverage.
Apr 29, 2020

Ghana secures OpenRAN agreement with Parallel Wireless

Alliance to address urgent need for connectivity in rural under-served areas.

Ghana expands spectrum for MTN, Vodafone

Provision of additional capacity until the end of July 2020.