Compelling relevant content can address internet usage gap – GSMA
Akinwale Goodluck, Head of Africa, GSMA, delves into issues on the sidelines of GSMA Thrive Africa 2020.Christopher Tredger
Sub-Saharan Africa leads in mobile subscription
Latest GSMA report shows the region was home to 477 million mobile subscribers at the end of 2019.
Sub-Saharan Africa remains largely offline
GSMA’s regional head unpacks the challenges in ensuring more people are able to connect.
Expect a rapid rise in mobile money transactions – GSMA
Organisation believes governments in Africa will seek to reduce cash transactions, reduce face-to-face transactions, among other measures taken.
Ghana, Uganda to pilot GSMA-backed connectivity solutions
MTN Uganda, Vodacom Ghana and other stakeholders to help address mobile connectivity requirements in rural areas.
Africa's opportunity to make mmWaves with 5G roll out
GSMA outlines the realities facing the continent in being able to leverage mobile broadband at 'fibre-like' speed.
Youth will sustain Sub-Saharan Africa's mobile economy claims GSMA
Region's mobile ecosystem forecast to generate almost US$185 billion (9.1% of GDP) by 2023.
Ethiopia leverages infrastructure-led investment
Country's ICT sector grew by 7%, according to latest statistics from IDC.
Stirring Africa's mobile money giants
Progressive policy making can unlock a new wave of mobile money growth in Sub-Saharan Africa says Akinwale Goodluck, Head of Sub-Saharan Africa, GSMA.
Ghana looks to mobile to fast-track digital transformation
Mobile offers the most widespread and inclusive means of accessing the internet and digital technologies.
African leaders mobilise in Tanzania to delve into tech opportunities
The total number of SIM connections expected to rise to nearly 1 billion by 2020, claims GSMA research.
MTN Nigeria apologises to subscribers
Mobile operator announces measures to cushion impact of SIM card validation.