Malawi urged to reach rural with mobile money services
Lack of incentives, adequate information on services impacting on usage in remote regions.
Oct 8, 2020
Jul 21, 2020
Tax stifles mobile money growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
Certain taxes on mobile money transactions have had a distortionary impact claims GSMA report.
Jun 2, 2020
Seychelles preps new telecommunications legislation
Proposed Broadcasting and Telecommunications Act expected to be enforced by the beginning of 2021.
Eyob Tekalign Tolina
Mar 2, 2020
Ethiopia delays telco licensing process
Government says current schedule is too aggressive and new process only likely to take place after March 2020.
Jan 23, 2020
Tanzania, Uganda criticised for SIM card registration policies
A Comparitech report reflects the ranking of the countries based on 'harsh' regulation practices.
Oct 25, 2019
Seychelles' Intelvision invests US$25-million in 5G
Network to be rolled out in June 2020 with the help of China's Huawei Technologies.
Aug 30, 2019
Gambia: telcos fined for SIM card irregulation
Industry regulator slaps Africell, Gamcel and Qcell with fines for non-compliance.
Reserve Bank of Malawi
Aug 14, 2019
Lack of regulation impedes Malawi's financial inclusion strategy
Country records increase in mobile money users and agents, but there is no regulation to extend reach to rural regions.
Jul 15, 2019
Zim govt wants minimum US$300-million for NetOne, TelOne
Authorities look to wrap up sale of majority shareholding in companies by year-end.
Jul 3, 2019
Malawi bemoans low number of rural mobile money agents
Consumer Association says the situation challenges the country's financial inclusion agenda.
Jun 24, 2019
Zain Sudan ordered to restore internet services
Local court issues order for telco to immediately address country's prolonged internet blackout.
Jun 21, 2019
Seacom to explore fibre opportunity in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda
US trade agency awards company grant to evaluate East Africa market.
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