Nigeria top of mind as Smile appoints Ahmed Farroukh

Formerly with MTN and Saudi's Mobily, Farroukh will take up the position as Executive Director for Operations.
Matshelane Mamabolo
Mar 11, 2016

Smile Uganda rolls out 4G LTE

Mobile operator introduces Voice over LTE services to local market.
Mar 8, 2016

Smile launches new 4G LTE mobile services

Pan-African telecoms company to roll out SmileVoice and SmileUnlimited in all its operating markets.
Sep 8, 2015

Smile closes $365m financing towards 4G expansion in Africa

Telco focusing on four regions, with DRC and South Africa identified as targets for 2016.
Jun 18, 2015

Ericsson to manage Smile's LTE networks

Ericsson will manage and maintain the 4G/LTE services across all operations
Jun 10, 2013

Smile launches 4G network in Uganda

Telecommunications firm follows MTN in unveiling an LTE offering in the country.
Oct 26, 2012

Second Tanzanian operator gears up for 4G

Alcatel-Lucent and Telesis Tanzania launch LTE mobile broadband service.