Zambia presses ahead with controversial US$210m CCTV camera project

Despite announcing a stop to all pending digital projects, the country’s government has made an exception with the safe city initiative.
Michael Malakata
Nov 12, 2021

Biden tightens screws on Huawei, ZTE

US president Joe Biden signs the Secure Equipment Act, a law that targets firms deemed to pose a national security threat to America.
Feb 4, 2020

Huawei revenue to 'shrug off' trade war

The US ban is unlikely to dent Huawei’s revenue anytime soon, boosted by its domestic market China and the EMEA region, says GlobalData.
Nov 25, 2019

GSMA welcomes 5G-focused global spectrum treaty

Oragnisation responds to the key outcome of the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 hosted in Egypt recently.
Nov 12, 2019

MTN, ZTE showcase Africa's first live 5G video call

Spectrum allocation remains a glaring outstanding feature in South Africa's race to 5G commercial rollout.
Jan 31, 2019

How will 'unfriendly' China respond to Africa's cryptocurrency opportunity?

BitPesa executive shares her view on the Asian country's current stance and what needs to change.
Dec 28, 2018

White House mulls executive order to bar Huawei, ZTE purchases

President Donald Trump considering an executive order in the new year that would bar US companies from using telecoms equipment made by China's Huawei and ZTE.
Dec 7, 2018

US Huawei probe includes bank fraud accusations

Huawei's CFO was reportedly arrested as part of a US investigation into an alleged scheme to use the global banking system to evade US sanctions against Iran.

US asks allies to shun Huawei equipment

The US government tries to persuade wireless and Internet providers in allied countries to avoid telecoms equipment from Huawei Technologies.
Oct 2, 2018

ZTE pegs Pre5G's Africa success on connectivity challenge

Multinational tech firm believes solution is ideally positioned as an interim measure to help with spectrum, 4G and other market realities.
May 4, 2018

MTN Ghana listing to kick off this month

MTN has received all required regulatory approvals to proceed with its IPO in Ghana.
Mar 6, 2018

MTN, ZTE tap into 5G in MEA

Technology's viability being tested in Africa.