TowerCo of Africa Tanzania secures $30m investment

The financing will be used to construct 200 new telecom sites, increasing coverage in rural areas and bridging the digital divide across Tanzania.
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Apr 17, 2024

Vodacom Tanzania acquires Smile Communications in $27m deal

The transaction provides Vodacom Tanzania with access to important spectrum held by the small operator, which will help it grow 4G and 5G network services.
Apr 17, 2024

Tigo Tanzania unveil new fibre products for home, business

The launch of Tigo Fibre marks the first time in Tanzania that fibre-to-the-home and fibre-to-the-business services will be made available.
Apr 8, 2024

Tanzania gets Hyundai Rotem’s electric trains

The Tanzanian government purchased ten sets of Electric Multiple Unit trains from South Korea’s Hyundai Rotem, each kitted out with WiFi and CCTV.
Mar 13, 2024

London-based fintech Unlimit expands into Tanzania

The beginning of operations in Tanzania represents the company's third African licencing since 2023, following licence approvals in Nigeria and Kenya.
Feb 19, 2024

Tanzania launches initiative to protect children online

The campaign will educate children, parents, and teachers about their roles in keeping children safe online.
Oct 10, 2023

Liquid brings Azure Stack to Tanzania

Liquid has deployed Azure Stacks in multiple African countries, with Tanzania the most recent, following Zambia’s launch of its Azure Stack offering, last month.

Sahara Ventures to introduce Tanzanian angel investor fund

As part of his ambitions to form an angel investment fund, Sahara Ventures CEO discussed the startup environment with ITWeb Africa for this story.
Sep 28, 2023

Tanzanian telcos commit $13 million in further capex

The telecom companies met earlier this week to discuss the details of the breakthrough collaboration by the Tanzanian telecom heavyweights.
Sep 15, 2023

Tanzania launches initiative to boost green innovation, startups

The initiative promotes green innovation with the goal of increasing the number of new green start-ups, jobs, and investment.
Sep 13, 2023

MTN Group's Ayoba expands into Kenya, Tanzania

MTN Group's Africa super app Ayoba has reached 30 million monthly active users.
Sep 12, 2023

Pitch AgriHack announces winners for 2023

Six winners in three open competition categories received $45,000 in prizes.
Aug 16, 2023

Joosub meets with the president of Tanzania, Suluhu

Discussions with the president focused on Vodacom's strategic investments in Tanzania, highlighting the company's commitment to development.