T-Mobile, Nokia ink US$3.5 billion 5G network deal

Multi-year agreement in place soon after Nokia and Sudatel announced trial of among other tech, 5G mobile technologies and FTTH in Sudan.
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Jun 29, 2017

ZTE to stake claim in projected US$1.29 trillion IoT industry

ICT company to focus on 5G network as an enabling technology for IoT as part of its value proposition in Africa.
May 4, 2016

Etisalat's Zain deal a game-changer for Sudan's telecoms

Deal awaits regulatory approval, however purchase agreement is as good as completed, according to an industry analyst.
Nov 30, 2015

OPINION: E-agriculture: How ICT is taking farming into the future

Technology, including satellite infrastructure and IoT, having a direct, lasting influence on the future of agriculture.
Nov 23, 2015

Seychelles leads East Africa's telecom sector development

Frost & Sullivan report ranks countries according to telecommunications penetration rates.
Sep 15, 2015

Zain Group to deepen investment in tech

Telco's chief executive is reportedly looking to invest in technology firms in order to up profits.
May 19, 2015

Sudan readies to launch 4G

Sudan's government has announced plans to launch a 4G network in the East African nation.
Feb 19, 2015

'Android devices to replace feature phones in Africa?'

Research confirms mobile phone use has been the driving force for internet adoption in Africa.
Aug 14, 2014

Zain Sudan launches Bank of Khartoum mobile banking service

Offering dubbed ‘Hassa’ is expected to help with financial transactions and operations.
Jul 17, 2014

Zain suffers subscriber losses in Sudanese markets

Kuwaiti headquartered operator dragged down by its African units.
May 13, 2014

Algeria has Africa's highest malware levels

African countries dominate the list where users face local and web security threats.
Apr 22, 2014

Zain records revenue growth in Sudan

Meanwhile, the Kuwaiti headquartered telecoms company reports sluggish South Sudan results.