Apr 8, 2021

Global Voice Group, Guinea partnership to digitise regulation

Country’s industry regulator pens agreement with GVG to deploy a mobile and digital ecosystem regulation platform.

Lesotho telecom regulator needs compliance monitoring system to avoid further conflict with Vodacom

With technological advancements that have also seen soaring rates of cybercrime, strict regulation and enforcement are now more crucial than ever says technology writer and communication specialist Suzette Plantema.
Jun 1, 2020

July blast-off for Rwanda Space Agency

ICT and Innovation Ministry said the Agency will position the country to actively participate in the global space economy, valued at over US$400-billion.

Rwanda looks to exploit data from satellite investment

Country's first satellite expected to reinforce agriculture management, among other applications.
Oct 15, 2019

Rwanda's Kagame bemoans country's low smartphone penetration rate

President vows more action to address issues of cost and quality.

Operators in Rwanda deactivate excess SIM cards

Country's regulator issues directive to "limit exploitation of subscribers' digital identity.

Rwanda ready to roll on public transport Wi-Fi in 2019

Culmination of five years of testing, with authorities looking to also implement smart bus shelters.

Africa walking a tightrope with data laws and innovation

Regulators at 2018 Mobile 360 Africa conference debate the impact of legislation and its influence on innovation.
Jul 19, 2018

Regulatory dust settles for MTN in burgeoning Rwanda

Group CEO outlines current market conditions, mobile internet challenges and ambitions for continued African expansion.
Feb 20, 2018

Tigo registers a loss of subscribers in Rwanda

Active mobile telephone subscription report shows newly acquired telco started the year with a dip in subscriber numbers.