Oct 26, 2022

Internet businesses could add US$180bn to Africa’s GDP

The United Kingdom’s Department for International Trade (DIT) highlights the potential of mobile and digital services to grow African economies

Africa’s tech future and economic force hinges on shared value

Lack of connectivity and affordable access to broadband are major barriers for the continent to overcome.

MTN Rwanda’s Mitwa Ng’ambi to leave on high note

Company CEO appointed to serve as MTN Cameroon CEO from September, with MTN South Africa’s incumbent Chief Consumer Officer Mapula Bodibe appointed as replacement.

Africa readies remedy to transform pharmaceutical industry

“Africa can no longer outsource its healthcare security to the benevolence of others” said African Development Bank Group (AfDB) President, Dr Akinwumi Adesina.
Jun 15, 2022

ITU remains concerned despite US$24bn collected for global connectivity

Rwanda acknowledges role played by Secretary-General of the UN agency Houlin Zhao.
Jun 6, 2022

Why Ericsson is central to MTN Rwanda’s local service ambitions

Executives from both companies meet up on the side-lines of the annual Broadband Commission meeting to discuss long-term alliance.
Jun 2, 2022

MTN Group backs Commonwealth Business Forum in Kigali

Operator an anchor sponsor of the event scheduled to run from 21-23 June 2022.
May 6, 2022

US$91m licence fee bites into MTN Rwanda’s after-tax profits

But operator still posts increase in data services, data traffic and mobile money revenue.
Apr 1, 2022

Rwanda, WEF launch Africa’s first C4IR

Data governance and emerging technologies, such as data governance, artificial intelligence and machine learning, will be critical areas of focus.
Mar 2, 2022

Calls for Africa to establish innovation network

Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa says this resource will spur innovation and accelerate development.

Tanzania sets aside TZS170bn to reinforce ICT backbone

President Samia Suluhu Hasssan vows to drive ICT development and innovation, officially opens new fibre optic manufacturing plant.
Nov 12, 2021

MTN Rwanda pens five-year deal with Ericsson

Network Operations Centre will enhance MNO’s operations through data analytics, business processes and IT automation.